Among the events that happened on this day in history, in 1960 Cuba nationalizes all American owned sugar factories. » Read More
*Show in Cuba harks back to Chanel Cruise line's roots. The company narrowed its price gaps between the United States, Europe and Asia last year to prevent smugglers buying goods in one region to re-sell to another in the grey market. "We reduced quite a lot the parallel market, mainly in Asia, and we have double-digit growth in our boutiques in mainland China," Bruno...
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports from Cuba on Carnival's historic first cruise to the country since Castro took power and how it can grow as a prime destination in the Caribbean.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports passengers beginning to disembark the Adonia in Havana.
Carnival is sailing into history, becoming the first U.S. leisure ship to voyage between the United States and Cuba in more than 50 years.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs speaks to Carnival Corp. CEO Arnold Donald, as his company becomes the first U.S. cruise ship to dock in Cuba for the first time since 1959.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports the first U.S. cruise ship is preparing to dock in Cuba for the first time since 1959.
CNBC's Simon Hobbs talks to us from Cuba about Fathom's Adonia cruise ship arriving in Havana.
HAVANA, April 29- Britain's Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond on Friday praised Cuban President Raul Castro for embracing the realities of the modern world after a meeting with the Communist leader that marked a further step in Cuba's thaw with the West. Cuba still has one of the world's lowest Internet penetrations with access expensive and restricted.
Royal Caribbean CEO Richard Fain discusses a better-than-expected quarter and cruise travel to Cuba.
HAVANA, April 22- Cuba said on Friday it would lift a ban on Cuban-born citizens entering and leaving the Caribbean island by commercial vessels, opening the way for U.S. cruise operator Carnival Corp to set sail for the country from Miami next week. We want to extend our sincere appreciation to Cuba and to our team who worked so hard to help make this happen, "Carnival...
Arnold Donald, CEO & President of Carnival Corporation, speaks about his company's upcoming first cruise to Cuba and the change in law for Cubans and Cuban-Americans to be able to travel via cruise ships.
Cuba said it would lift a ban on Cubans and Cuban-Americans entering and leaving the Caribbean island by commercial vessels.
HAVANA, April 22- Cuba said on Friday it would lift a ban on Cubans and Cuban-Americans entering and leaving the Caribbean island by commercial vessels, opening the way for cruise operator Carnival Corp to set sail for the country next week. Carnival received approval from the United States last year to sail to Cuba, and the green light from Havana a day after U.S.
If you're an entrepreneur who wants to do business in Cuba, there may be more opportunity to get started now than you think.
We are virtually outperforming every other competitor, says Gary Kelly, Southwest Airlines CEO, breaking down the company's quarterly results.
PORTOVIEJO/PEDERNALES, Ecuador, April 18- Touring a city ravaged by the earthquake that killed at least 413 people, Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa on Monday said rebuilding would cost billions of dollars and may inflict a "huge" toll on the fragile OPEC nation's economy. Seeing the devastation first hand, a visibly moved and grim-faced Correa warned that...
CNBC's Simon Hobbs reports on Carnival Corporation's Cuba bookings.
ARTEMISA, Cuba, April 14- In Cuban farm country- between sugar cane, vegetable patches and overgrown fallow land a world away from Havana's tourist-filled streets- producers are seething at what they say is the government's backsliding on promised market reforms to make their lives better. "It is still agony to farm," said 36- year-old Martin, whose attempts to grow...
Commerce tech company Stripe's new product is making the online economy more accessible for entrepreneurs in other countries.
Billionaire investor Tilman Fertitta dishes on whether he'd join the gold rush to Cuba.