World | Associated Press | Tuesday July 29, 2014
The United Nations imposed sanctions on the North Korean shipping company that operates a ship seized by Panama in July 2013 for carrying undeclared military equipment from Cuba ordered all countries to freeze its assets.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 28, 2014
Chinese President Xi Jinping wrapped up a nine-day Latin American tour in Cuba on Wednesday, heading home with dozens of deals underlining Beijing's growing interest -- and influence -- in the region.
World | Associated Press | Sunday July 27, 2014
Cuba marked the 61st anniversary of the beginning of Fidel and Raul Castro's revolution on Saturday with a leading official calling on islanders to be united and to defend the nation's communist system.
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 25, 2014
The daughter of Cuban President Raul Castro assured journalists on Thursday that she is alive and well, contradicting reports that she had been on board the Air Algerie plane that went missing in Mali.
World | Associated Press | Thursday July 24, 2014
Many people in this tiny hamlet on the southern coast of Cuba remember when the shore lay about 100 meters (yards) farther out. That was four decades ago.
World | Reuters | Friday July 18, 2014
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday denied reports that Russia plans to reopen a Soviet-era base in Cuba from which it once spied on the United States.
World | Reuters | Thursday July 17, 2014
U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl is grateful to President Barack Obama for the prisoner exchange that freed him from five years as a captive of the Taliban and wishes for privacy concerning family matters, his attorney said on Wednesday.
World | Reuters | Thursday July 17, 2014
Russia has reached a provisional agreement with Cuba to reopen a big Soviet-era base on the Caribbean island from which it once spied in the United States, a Russian security source said on Wednesday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 14, 2014
Cuban authorities arrested an unusually large group of about 100 dissident marchers on Sunday, breaking up a march by the Ladies in White opposition activists.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday July 12, 2014
President Vladimir Putin visited Russia's Cold War ally Cuba on Friday, launching a tour that will see him cozy up to Latin America amid newly frayed relations with the West.
World | Associated Press | Friday July 11, 2014
Russian President Vladimir Putin has begun a six-day Latin American tour seeking to boost trade and ties in the region.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 9, 2014
Russian President Vladimir Putin will on Friday begin an ambitious Latin America tour that will take him to Cuba, Argentina and Brazil as he seeks to shore up support for his policies amid a showdown with the West.
World | Reuters | Sunday July 6, 2014
Cuban President Raul Castro told parliament on Saturday the communist country's market-oriented reforms must remain gradual, a clear signal he would resist calls to accelerate change in order to address an underperforming economy.
World | Associated Press | Sunday July 6, 2014
Cuban parliamentarians met Saturday in one of their twice-annual sessions, with the country's limping economy and the 2014 budget foremost on the agenda.
Reuters | Saturday July 5, 2014
"The government is obligated to allow it because the country's development demands it," Roberto Veiga told Reuters in an interview on Friday.
World | Associated Press | Friday July 4, 2014
Just 50 automobiles and four motorcycles have been sold in Cuba in the nearly six months since a new law took effect that let islanders buy vehicles from state-run dealerships without a special permit for the first time in decades, authorities said o...
Friday July 4, 2014
Just 50 automobiles and four motorcycles have been sold in Cuba in the nearly six months since a new law took effect that let islanders buy vehicles from state-run dealerships without a special permit for the first time in decades, authorities said M...
Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 3, 2014
Google Analytics and Google Chrome are unavailable, the paper wrote, adding that access to apps on the Google Play store was also limited.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 2, 2014
Much of Google remains off limits to Internet users in Cuba, despite a recent visit here by top executives from the popular site, state-run media complained on Wednesday.
World | Reuters | Monday June 30, 2014
An open wooden boat carrying 34 Cuban migrants sought refuge at a dock in the Cayman Islands on Sunday but was turned away, the second Cuban migrant vessel to be rejected in a week.