The Havana Reporter No.16

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Cuba on Family Remittances

Published on: Cuba
Cuba on Family Remittances

The issue of family remittances worth thousands of millions of dollars annually and their ever increasing impact on the financial world and national economies was addressed during the 1st Conference on International Money Transfers, Payments & Forex Conference (IMTC) Cuba 2016, held over two days in Havana.

Diverse Quality Cuban Honey Products

Published on: Economy
Diverse Quality Cuban Honey Products

Cuba is implementing a development program until 2030 to better exploit its beekeeping productive potential and to develop new products with higher added values.

Cuba and Saudi Arabia Forge Stronger Commercial Ties

Published on: Economy
Cuba and Saudi Arabia Forge Stronger Commercial Ties

The signing of five agreements over a six year period between Cuba and the Saudi Arabian Fund for Development shows the interest both have in strengthening trade links, something particularly highlighted by the last two agreements on the development of the Island’s water system.

Deserved Olympic Glory for Moreno

Published on: Sports
Deserved Olympic Glory for Moreno

The charismatic Cuban athlete, retired hammer-thrower Yipsi Moreno, is to be awarded the Beijing 2008 Olympic title -- a deserved reward for an outstanding career – following the disqualification for doping of the Belarusian champion, Aksana Miankova.

Permanent Pastors For Peace Bond With Cuba

Published on: Cuba
Permanent Pastors For Peace Bond With Cuba

As it has done every year since 1992, last July the Pastors for Peace Caravan called on a number of US cities, passed through Mexico and concluded the adventure in Cuba, where the now traditional solidarity shown to Cuba was once again ratified.

Cuba Prepared for Possible Radioactive Events

Published on: Health & Medicine
Cuba Prepared for Possible Radioactive Events

Following a massive accident caused by an earthquake and subsequent tsunami at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant of Japan on March 11, 2011, the Cuban government adopted a number of measures to confront and manage the possible consequences of a similar situation on the island.

Electronic Waves By the Beach

Published on: Culture
Electronic Waves By the Beach

The coastline of Santa Cruz del Norte, in the Cuban province of Mayabeque, played host to the sixth edition of Cuba’s largest electronic music festival, under the tiltle of “VeranoenJibacoa” (Summer in Jibacoa).

Young Catholics Gather In Havana

Published on: Cuba
Young Catholics Gather In Havana

In line with the call made by Pope Francis to foster a culture of mutual respect and understanding, young Cuban catholic attended a 29th World Youth Day 2016 gathering in late July.

Cuba’s Most Revered Sanctuary

Published on: Photo Featured
Cuba’s Most Revered Sanctuary

The National Basilica-Sanctuary of Nuestra Señora de la Caridad (Our Lady of Charity) del Cobre, in the province of Santiago de Cuba, is a special place for both religious pilgrims and tourists from all over the world, interested in knowing the traditions and the history of the site.