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Vietnam reiterates opposition to Cuba sanctions

Vietnam has reiterated that the U.S. economic and financial embargo against Cuba has to be lifted completely at the earliest.

Cuba declares two-day mourning for Vietnamese President

Cuba has observed a two-day state mourning in tribute to Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang who passed away Friday.

Why condoms are so popular in Cuba

Condoms are so cheap and plentiful in Cuba that they'd end up in the most unusual of places.
September 06, 2018 | 05:12 pm GMT+7

Two more US diplomats in China hit by mysterious illness: NYT

A mysterious malady linked to sound has affected  dozens of U.S. diplomats in Cuba and China.
June 07, 2018 | 08:01 am GMT+7

Cuba to amend constitution to extend economic reforms

Raul Castro introduced reforms in 2011 to open the economy to small private businesses and foreign investment. 
May 29, 2018 | 08:04 am GMT+7

Cuba confirms 110 killed in country's deadliest plane crash since 1989

Three Cuban women survived the crash, but are still in critical condition.
May 20, 2018 | 10:41 am GMT+7

More than 100 feared dead in Cuba airliner crash

Three people had been pulled alive from the mangled wreckage and were in critical condition in hospital.
May 19, 2018 | 06:59 am GMT+7

US visits to Cuba plunge following Trump measures

Trump last year made it harder again for individual Americans to travel to Cuba, as part of his tougher stance on the country.
April 25, 2018 | 08:58 am GMT+7

End of era in Cuba as Castro hands torch to Diaz-Canel

The first figure of the next generation steps up to replace the 60-year Castro leadership.
April 19, 2018 | 10:13 am GMT+7

Cuba grants Vietnamese company concession at special development zone

Cuba created the zone four years ago to attract foreign capital with tax and customs breaks to boost its anemic economy.
March 31, 2018 | 09:35 am GMT+7

In Cuba, Vietnam Party chief advocates economic reforms

Vietnam had managed to lift around 30 million people out of poverty over 20 years, said Party chief Nguyen Phu Trong.
March 30, 2018 | 08:27 am GMT+7

Cuba vote opens final chapter of Castro era

Sunday's general election is the first since the death in 2016 of Fidel Castro, and marks the beginning of major change at the top in Cuba.
March 12, 2018 | 08:12 am GMT+7

Fidel Castro's son commits suicide: Cuban state-run media

He had initially been hospitalized for depression and then continued treatment outside of hospital.
February 02, 2018 | 08:44 am GMT+7

Cuba delays historic handover from Castro to new president

Raul Castro was originally set to step down in February, ending nearly 60 years of Castro brothers' rule and marking a transition to a younger generation.
December 22, 2017 | 09:11 am GMT+7

Cuba expresses N. Korea support, calls for US 'dialogue'

The statement comes as US-Cuba relations, though reestablished, have worsened under Trump.
November 23, 2017 | 09:24 am GMT+7
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