David Jessop | The surprising beneficiaries of the new US Cuba regulations
Jamaica Gleaner

Just over a week ago, the United States administration published new regulations governing travel and trade between the US and Cuba. Their effect is to partially reverse elements of the more liberal policy towards Cuba...

The surprising beneficiaries of the new US Cuba regulations
Jamaica Gleaner

Just over a week ago, the United States administration published new regulations governing travel and trade between the US and Cuba. Their effect is to partially reverse elements of the more liberal policy towards Cuba...

Canadian company targets region with block-chain remittance solution
Jamaica Gleaner

Cuba Ventures Corp (CVC), a Canadian company, indicated last Thursday that it plans to develop a blockchain-based mobile application called Revolupay with its own cryptocurrency to target Cuba's US$3.4-billion remittance...

Canadian company targets region with block-chain remittance solution
Jamaica Gleaner

Cuba Ventures Corp (CVC), a Canadian company, indicated last Thursday that it plans to develop a blockchain-based mobile application called Revolupay with its own cryptocurrency to target Cuba's US$3.4-billion remittance...

Head of Cuban State-run newspaper sacked over 'errors'
Jamaica Observer

HAVANA, Cuba (AFP) — Cuba's Communist Party sacked the director of State-run newspaper Granma after “errors” in management, the daily reported yesterday.“In response to errors committed in the...

US tightens travel rules to Cuba, blacklists many businesses
Jamaica Gleaner

Americans seeking to visit Cuba must navigate a complicated maze of travel, commerce and financial restrictions unveiled Wednesday by the Trump administration, part of a new policy to...

Bacardi Names Doyle Incubation Brand Head
Bernews

Bermuda-headquartered Bacardi announces industry veteran Maurice Doyle, 51, rejoins the largest privately held spirits company in the world as President – Incubation Brands and Global Commercial Development. Under...

Carib names UCSA Freixenet SA as Cuban market agent
Trinidad Guardian

Carib Brewery Ltd has officially appointed UCSA Freixenet S.A. as its agent for the Cuban market. The appointment was made during the recently concluded FIHAV 2017 Havana International Fair in Cuba, following which the...

US tightens Cuba travel rules
Jamaica Observer

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP) — Tighter restrictions on US travellers to Cuba will go into effect on Thursday, officials said, almost five months after President Donald Trump vowed to crack down.The US Treasury...

Doyle rejoins Bacardi in new role
Royal Gazette

Maurice Doyle has rejoined Bacardi as president of incubation brands and global commercial development. Under the leadership team in Bermuda, he is charged with driving brand equity and accelerating performance in some of...

TTMA strengthens business links with Cuba
Trinidad Guardian

The Trinidad and Tobago Manufacturers’ Association (TTMA) will continue to use every opportunity to reinforce business connections and create new links with Cuba. According to a media release yesterday, TTMA's...

US once again opposes UN condemnation of embargo on Cuba
Jamaica Observer

UNITED NATIONS (AFP) — The United States on Wednesday voted against a UN resolution condemning the US embargo on Cuba in a break from last year's abstention by the former Administration that highlighted a thaw in...

Havana Fashion Week foregoing luxury for everyday simplicity
Jamaica Observer

HAVANA, Cuba (AFP) — The third Havana Fashion Week launched Wednesday night — with the first shows showcasing modest simplicity far from the extravagant designs seen in Paris, Milan or New York.Until Sunday, 46...

TTIFC’s international webinar on outsourcing a success
Trinidad Guardian

As more organisations embark on the Finance and Accounting (F&A) Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) journey, they experience organisational challenges such as confronting new cultural complexities and navigating new...

Cuba, T&T trade ties growing says Cuban ambassador
Trinidad Guardian

Despite the American economic embargo against Cuba, T&T businesses continue to show interest in commercial ties with the island said Cuban Ambassador Guillermo Vázquez Moreno. “We note the increase of...

Cuba, T&T trade ties growing says Cuban ambassador
Trinidad Guardian

Raphael John-Lall Despite the American economic embargo against Cuba, T&T businesses continue to show interest in commercial ties with the island said Cuban Ambassador Guillermo Vázquez Moreno. “We note the...

'Ernesticos' keep the cult of Che alive in Cuba
Jamaica Observer

SANTA CLARA, Cuba (AFP) — Santa Clara has been associated with Ernesto “Che” Guevara ever since he won the final battle of the Cuban revolution here. Now, 50 years after his death, the boys who bear his...

US travel warning troubles Cuba's small-business operators
Jamaica Observer

HAVANA, Cuba (AP) — A US State Department travel warning for Cuba following mysterious attacks that harmed nearly two dozen American diplomats has come like a bucket of cold water for the aspirations of thousands of...

More fallout in US-Cuba relations
Jamaica Gleaner

The Trump administration is preparing to ask Cuba to withdraw 60 per cent of its diplomats from Washington, United States officials said Monday, in response to last week's US move to cut its own embassy staff in Havana by...

Humble bicycle back in vogue in Cuba
Jamaica Observer

CARDENAS, Cuba (AFP) — The humble bicycle is gradually shedding its grim association with Cuba's economic crisis that followed the fall of the Soviet Union, and making a comeback buoyed by demand from tourists and...

PHOTO: Irma in Cuba
Jamaica Observer

HAVANA, Cuba — A huge wave breaks near Morro Castle in Havana on September 10. (Photo: AFP)

D’Aguilar: Bahamas ready to attract tourists bound for Irma-devastated islands
Nassau Guardian

“As sad as that may seem” that Hurricane Irma wreaked havoc on other popular tourist destinations in the Caribbean, Minister of Tourism Dionisio D’Aguilar said yesterday that the storm’s devastation...

TTMA among trade delegation heading to DR
Trinidad Guardian

The T&T Manufacturers’ Association (TTMA) is part of a trade mission heading to the Dominican Republic (DR) tomorrow to pursue the expansion and promotion of investment opportunities between the two countries....

TTCA president: Local contractors can benefit from Caribbean rebuilding effort
Trinidad Guardian

Hurricane Irma may have hurt Antigua and Barbuda residents, but T&T’s assistance with their rebuilding efforts can help boost the local long-suffering construction and manufacturing sector. Last Sunday, the...

CTO nominates Tobago for tourism awards
Trinidad Guardian

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has announced 22 finalists out of 96 entries submitted for consideration in this year’s Caribbean Sustainable Tourism Awards. Two Tobago entities are among those vying for...

Artist 'Yulier P' detained in Cuba, told to erase murals
Jamaica Observer

HAVANA, Cuba (AP) — A Cuban street artist said Monday that he was detained by police and told to erase the more than 200 or so murals that have gained him widespread attention throughout the country.

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