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News Cuba » Trade: Cuba tells U.S. delegation monetary unification on cards this year

News channel or source: http://www.nasdaq.com/article/cuba-tells-us-delegation-monetary-unification-on-cards-this-year-20180221-01075
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Cuba has the peso (CUP), in which most wages are paid and local goods are priced, and the convertible peso (CUC), used in tourism, foreign trade and some stores carrying imported goods. Wyden was part of a delegation of Democratic U.S. lawmakers to Havana ...

News Cuba » Trade: Congress team asks Washington to mend fences with Cuba, withdraw travel advisory

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/22/c_136990920.htm
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

We need to learn from our history, 50 years of hostility and estrangement was bad for the U.S. and Cuba," McGovern said. Last year, Trump backpedaled on thawing ties with Havana by limiting trade with and travels to the Caribbean nation. U.S. companies are ...

News Cuba » Trade: Rangers trade takes aim for top Cuban prospect Martinez

News channel or source: http://www.wfaa.com/sports/mlb/rangers/rangers-take-aim-for-top-cuban-prospect-martinez/521789097
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

According to an MLB.com write-up on Martinez: Martinez earned spots on Cuba's 18U junior team in 2014 and '15. More recently, he played in the Cuban Serie Nacional during the '16-17 season and posted a .333/.469/.498 slash line with six home runs and 24 ...

News Cuba » Trade: Cuba prepares to end dual currency system

News channel or source: http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/business-report/cuba-prepares-to-end-dual-currency-system_125345?profile=1056
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The CUC, originally used exclusively for foreign trade and in the tourism industry before gradually seeping into the normal economy, is worth about 25 times the CUP and pegged to the dollar. The dual currencies created a two-tier class system in Cuba ...

News Cuba » Trade: WA needs trade with Cuba

News channel or source: http://www.spokesman.com/stories/2018/feb/11/wa-needs-trade-cuba/
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

In December 2017, my wife and I led a trip to Cuba to study the Cuban health care system, musical and culinary cultures. As I was boarding the plane to return, I began a conversation with the gentleman behind me. He told me he was there monthly as he was ...

News Cuba » Trade: Brenda Navarrete Brings A Spiritual Drumbeat To The Female Vanguard Of Cuba

News channel or source: http://wuwm.com/post/brenda-navarrete-brings-spiritual-drumbeat-female-vanguard-cuba
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The West African Yoruba faith, and its spiritual music, have thrived since the days of the slave trade in Cuba, which Navarrete cites as an inspiration. "The rhythms, the drums, the spirituality. Afro-Cuban music is a conversation. All styles: rumba ...

News Cuba » Trade: Exploring Cuba-U.S. relations through art exhibit in Tampa

News channel or source: http://tbo.com/things-to-do/visualarts/Exploring-Cuba-U-S-relations-through-art-exhibit-in-Tampa_165263729
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Under President Donald Trump, the pendulum has swung back and Obama’s travel and trade policies are on the chopping block. Americans, especially Cuban-Americans who had to leave Cuba for one reason or another, are divided on the issue. But how do Cubans ...

News Cuba » Trade: Cuba faces its next financial challenge — more than $1 billion in unpaid commercial debt

News channel or source: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/09/cuba-faces-its-next-financial-challenge-1-billion-in-commercial-debt.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

However, if that does not happen, they could resort to the courts. Measures they could pursue include seizing assets and interrupting Cuba's international payments and trade. Adams said the committee put "a good faith offer" on the table in January in an ...

News Cuba » Trade: How Socially Engaged Activism Is Transforming Cuba

News channel or source: https://www.thenation.com/article/how-socially-engaged-activism-is-transforming-cuba/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The project serves as an exemplar of socially engaged activism among a younger generation in Cuba who are finding new tools to tell ... selling artisanal wood furniture to large hotels and at trade fairs. He uses the proceeds of his business to fund ...

News Cuba » Trade: The Cuba of imagination and the Cuba we visited

News channel or source: https://www.minnpost.com/community-voices/2018/02/cuba-imagination-and-cuba-we-visited
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Cuba has played a historical role for America since Teddy ... American sanctions — softened under President Barack Obama and reasserted by President Donald Trump — make trade either difficult or impossible, not only with America but with America's ...