• Carnival CEO: Very excited about Cuba  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 11:56 AM ET

    CNBC's Simon Hobbs speaks to Arnold Donald, Carnival Corporation CEO, about potential business in Cuba and the company's Super Bowl ad campaign strategy.

  • American oil for Cuba  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 10:46 AM ET

    "Meet the Press" moderator Chuck Todd, discusses new U.S. relations with Cuba and its impact to American oil companies, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.

  • Rebuilding Cuba's economy  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 10:36 AM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports from Havana, Cuba, on the lifestyle expectations and challenges to improve the Cuban economy.

  • US companies clamor to do business in Cuba Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 8:43 AM ET

    Some U.S. companies took immediate steps to enter the Cuban marketplace after Obama's move to end the trade embargo. The NYT reports.

  • Cuba's new course: Friedman  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 8:37 AM ET

    Thomas L. Friedman, The New York Times, shares insight on the new relationship between Cuba and the U.S. Also Friedman weighs in on Europe's economic struggles.

  • Rebuilding Cuba's economy  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 8:31 AM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on hope among Cubans for a better economy now that the U.S. and Cuba are embarking on a massive overhaul of its relations.

  • Handicapping Cuba: Friedman  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 8:11 AM ET

    Thomas L. Friedman, The New York Times, discusses normalizing relations between Cuba and the U.S.

  • Inside Cuba's mysterious central bank  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 6:21 AM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on her attempts to contact officials inside Cuba's central bank as the country struggles to upgrade its economy.

  • For US and Cuba, normalcy will take many steps Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 3:30 AM ET

    That's about to become clear as the Obama administration and the communist government of Raul Castro move to normalize more than a half-century of bitter animosity between the United States and Cuba. While international relations can be subject to laws passed by Congress, the White House enjoys broad discretion in diplomatic recognition.

  • Cramer’s perfect recipe for a Santa Claus rally Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 6:13 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Jim Cramer is seeing some good signs in the economy right now. Could they be the perfect ingredients for a Santa Claus rally?

  • Hope and some fear in Cuba amid thaw with US Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 5:56 PM ET

    HAVANA— The restoration of diplomatic ties between Cuba and the United States unleashed expectations Thursday of even more momentous changes on an island that often seems frozen in a past of classic cars and crumbling Art Deco buildings. Some fear a cultural onslaught, or that crime and drugs, both rare in Cuba, will become common along with visitors from the...

  • Say what? Kudlow supports Obama on Cuba  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 3:30 PM ET

    CNBC's senior contributor Larry Kudlow is in support of the new Cuba-U.S. relations.

  • Cuba & small biz impact  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 3:28 PM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera provides insight to the potential boost to small businesses in Cuba on changed policies with the U.S., as well as the government there.

  • Correction: Cuba-Travel story Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 3:18 PM ET

    NEW YORK— NEW YORK— In a story Dec. 17 about travel to Cuba, The Associated Press reported erroneously the number of Americans who were authorized to travel to Cuba last year. US travel industry carefully eyeing Cuba tourism. NEW YORK— Cuba was once a haven for sun-seeking American tourists.

  • HAVANA, Dec 18- From bus drivers to bartenders and ballet dancers, many Cubans are already imagining a more prosperous future after the United States said it will put an end to 50 years of conflict with the communist-run island. Old Havana is a center of Cuba's tourism industry and boasts fine colonial buildings, some exquisitely restored but others in disrepair.

  • Questions and answers about traveling to Cuba Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 2:51 PM ET

    While the U.S. plans to restore diplomatic ties with the Caribbean island nation, globe-trotting tourists won't be able to hop on a plane to Havana anytime soon. Still, travel companies are salivating at the chance to set up shop in Cuba. Delta Air Lines, JetBlue Airways, Hilton Worldwide, Marriott International and the Carnival Corp. all expressed interest this...

  • Mel Martinez, first Cuban-American to serve in U.S. Senate and former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, outlines the necessary changes the Cuban government needs to make to have a relationship with the U.S. work.

  • Cuba's new chapter  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 2:15 PM ET

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on the potential for American businesses from Havana, Cuba.

  • Rand Paul: Improved ties with Cuba a 'good idea' Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 1:22 PM ET
    Senator Rand Paul

    Rand Paul's stance on Cuba is more closely aligned with Hillary Clinton's than his Republican comrades, reports NBC.

  • Cuba's self-employment strategy  Thursday, 18 Dec 2014 | 1:13 PM ET

    Insight to the entrepreneurship of Cubans, with Ted Henken, author of "Entrepreneurial Cuba: The Changing Policy Landscape."