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  1. Why Raul Castro is sinking Cuba into an even deeper holeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    In recent weeks the regime of General RaAol Castro has "spooked," and is now galloping in the wrong direction, in defiance of time and history. The economic crisis is compounded daily, and the dictator and his military junta, far from taking steps to unshackle Cuba's productive forces, are restricting and choking them more and more.

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  2. Ashland University Offers Cuba Trip For Alumni And FriendsRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 19 | WMFD-TV Mansfield

    President Carlos Campo and his wife, Karen, will serve as hosts for a seven-day trip to Cuba that will take place Sept. 11-18, 2017.

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  3. "Clean sheets" not the embargo is the reason tourists go somewhere elseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Babalu Blog

    ... with clean sheets. It all reminds me of a conversation I had with an older couple years ago. They went to Varadero, Cuba for their honeymoon. The lady said that Cuba was a popular honeymoon destination back in the 1950s. Back then, the hotels were ...

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  4. Planning a visit to Cuba? You better find a guy to help youRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | St. Petersburg Times

    Looking for a casa particular , a comfy room rented by friendly, licensed homeowners? Someone knows a guy to make it happen. Want to spin backward through time and Havana in a vintage automobile? Guys arrange that, too.

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  5. Remember the one about how everybody wants to go to Cuba?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | American Thinker

    ... with clean sheets. It all reminds me of a conversation I had with an older couple years ago. They went to Varadero, Cuba for their honeymoon. The lady said that Cuba was a popular honeymoon destination back in the 1950s. Back then, the hotels were ...

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  6. Delta Vacations Adds More Cuba Experiences for Travelers to Its PortfolioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Travel Industry Wire

    The company now offers People-to-People programs for travelers who want to immerse themselves in the Cuban cultural experience Travelers who want to visit Cuba now have more options with Delta Vacations, as the company announced today that it has expanded its portfolio to include escorted tours that help travelers satisfy the People-to-People Office of Foreign Assets Control requirements. The packages are available for purchase with travel beginning April 30, 2017.

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  7. U.S. Airlines cut back service as American interest in vacations to apartheid Cuba declinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Babalu Blog

    It appears that Americans are not as interested in vacationing in apartheid Cuba as some had anticipated. The lack of demand has led major U.S airlines to cut back service to the island.

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  8. JetBlue joins American in scaling back service to CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Los Angeles Times

    American Airlines passengers arrive at Jose Marti International Airport on Nov. 28 in Havana. American Airlines and JetBlue have cut back service to Cuba.

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  9. Daughter of slain Cuban activist calls on Trump and the world to help Cuba's oppressed peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Babalu Blog

    It is true that only the Cuban people can set themselves free. But it is also true that while the world continues to support and empower Cuba's brutally repressive and murderous apartheid regime, their chances of breaking the shackles of slavery are slim and none.

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  10. Kempinski Hotels to Open its First Hotel in Cuba, the Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski La HabanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Hospitality Net

    Kempinski is delighted to announce that it will open its first hotel in Cuba in the second quarter of this year. The Gran Hotel Manzana Kempinski La Habana features 246 rooms and suites and is located within the historic Manzana de GA3mez building in the heart of Old Havana - a UNESCO World Heritage site.

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  11. American Airlines opens office in CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | Altoona Mirror

    American Airlines formally opened an office in Havana last week, and an executive said the company will move ahead with its plans for Cuba despite uncertainty over what President Donald Trump's administration will bring. The inauguration came two months after American Airlines flew the first sche-duled commercial flight from the U.S. to Havana in more than 50 years.

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  12. American Airlines inaugurates office in HavanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Gleaner

    American Airlines formally opened an office in Havana on Wednesday, and an executive said the company will move ahead with its plans for Cuba despite uncertainty over what United States President Donald Trump's administration would bring. The inauguration came two months after American Airlines flew the first scheduled commercial flight from the US to Havana in more than 50 years.

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  13. CUBA: U.S. Airline Opens First Office In HavanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Cigar Aficionado

    American Airlines has become the first U.S. carrier to open a service center in Havana, another step toward normalizing travel between Cuba and the United States-and a sign that U.S. businesses hope the new Trump administration will maintain positive relations with the Cuban government of RaAol Castro. The inauguration ceremony, including cutting a red ribbon, took place yesterday at a business center in the upscale, neighborhood of Miramar, Cuba, where other non-U.S. international carriers have long had ticket counters.

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  14. American Airlines opens Havana office amid uncertainty over Trump policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Dallas Morning News

    American Airlines formally opened an office in Havana on Wednesday, and an executive said the company will move ahead with its plans for Cuba despite uncertainty over what President Donald Trump's administration will bring. The inauguration came two months after American Airlines flew the first scheduled commercial flight from the U.S. to Havana in more than 50 years.

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  15. American Airlines Opens Havana Office Hoping Trump Won't Terminate TiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Skift

    It would get somewhat harder for the Trump administration to overturn U.S. companies' ties to Cuba the more airlines, cruise lines and hotels set up shop there. Facts on the ground, such as American Airlines' new office in Havana, demonstrate the business case for doing business with Cuba.

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  16. Sherritt Announces 2016 Production Results and 2017 GuidanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Market Wire

    Sherritt International Corporation today announces its metals, oil & gas, and power production results for 2016 and 2017 guidance as follows: Nickel production is forecast to increase in 2017, especially in the Ambatovy Joint Venture where full year production rates are expected to be in line with fourth quarter 2016 performance. 2016 Unit Operating Costs and capital spending will be provided in the fourth quarter and year end 2016 financial reporting expected to be released on February 16, 2017 after markets close.

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  17. Reports from Cuba: Cuban emigration: Causes and incentivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Babalu Blog

    From the 16th century until the first half of the 20th Cuba was a country of immigrants. In spite of the close relationship with the United States, in 1959 the number of Cubans in the latter country did not exceed 125,000.

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  18. Key West-Cuba race starts SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Front www.keysnet.com

    Sailing teams racing monohulls and multihulls are to compete in races from the Florida Keys to two Cuban cities during the 13-day Conch Republic Cup. The event, also known as Key West Cuba Race Week, starts Sunday and continues through Feb. 3. Entrants will race from Key West to Cuba's Varadero, then to Havana and then back to the Southernmost City.

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  19. Your picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Newsday

    Rachel Hinxman: "This is a toy camera made from recycled cans that my son bought in Varadero, Cuba. It has a mechanism to release the smiling face and surprise you when you are asked to say cheese."

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  20. Charlottetown airport sets record for passenger trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | The Guardian

    ... from Charlottetown to Orlando from Dec.16 to May 12, while Sunwing also returns with its weekly service to Varadero, Cuba, departing Charlottetown on Wednesdays from Feb. 15 to May 10. The authority says passenger traffic has grown by 57 per cent ...

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