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2020 Habanos Festival Dates Announced

2020 Habanos Festival Dates Announced

Cuban cigar monopoly Habanos S.A. has announced that the 22nd edition of the Festival del Habano will be held on February 24 to 28.

September 23, 2019
Legislation To Lift Cuba Travel Restrictions Introduced In Congress

Legislation To Lift Cuba Travel Restrictions Introduced In Congress

A bipartisan group of senators, led by Patrick Leahy, today introduced legislation that would lift all restrictions on travel between the United States and Cuba.

July 29, 2019
Trump Administration Clamps Down on Travel To Cuba

Trump Administration Clamps Down on Travel To Cuba

The Trump administration today announced new regulations to severely restrict the ability of U.S. citizens to travel to Cuba, taking another major step in rolling back the …

June 4, 2019
Trump Administration Levels Punitive New Sanctions On Cuba, Plans To Restrict Travel

Trump Administration Levels Punitive New Sanctions On Cuba, Plans To Restrict Travel

The Trump administration today announced sweeping new sanctions against Cuba, taking a major step toward fully dismantling the policy of engagement initiated during the Obama …

April 17, 2019
Trump Cancels Major League Baseball Accord With Cuba

Trump Cancels Major League Baseball Accord With Cuba

In another roll back of Obama-era policies of engagement toward Cuba, the Trump administration has scuttled a major accord between the Cuban Baseball Federation and Major League …

April 9, 2019
British Royals Arrive In Cuba

British Royals Arrive In Cuba

In a history-making trip that is generating international attention, Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, began an official visit to Cuba on Sunday evening, marking the first …

March 26, 2019
U.S. Opens Door To Lawsuits Against Cuba

U.S. Opens Door To Lawsuits Against Cuba

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced today that the Trump administration will permit U.S. citizens whose business properties were expropriated following the Cuban revolution …

March 4, 2019
Senators Push Legislation To Lift U.S. Trade Embargo Against Cuba

Senators Push Legislation To Lift U.S. Trade Embargo Against Cuba

A bipartisan group of U.S. Senators has proposed legislation to end the trade embargo against Cuba.

February 12, 2019
Small Meteorite Strikes Pinar del Río Cuba; No Injuries Reported

Small Meteorite Strikes Pinar del Río Cuba; No Injuries Reported

According to multiple news reports, a meteorite struck Cuba today in the Pinar del Río region, located about two hours West of the capital city of Havana and home to the country’s …

February 1, 2019