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  • HAVANA/ HOUSTON, Dec 14- Venezuela has pulled out of a partnership with Cuba in its Cienfuegos oil refinery and the Caribbean island has taken full ownership of the plant, Cuban state media said on Thursday. Venezuela is grappling with an economic crisis that already forced it to slash cheap oil shipments to Cuba, which has had a knock-on effect on the island's...

  • HAVANA/ HOUSTON, Dec 14- Venezuela has pulled out of a partnership with Cuba in its Cienfuegos oil refinery and the Caribbean island has taken full ownership of the plant, Cuban state media said on Thursday. Venezuela is grappling with a crippling economic crisis that already forced it to slash cheap oil shipments to Cuba, which has had a knock-on effect on the...

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  • HAVANA, Dec 6- Chinese exports to Cuba have plunged this year in the latest sign of a worsening in the Communist-run island's financial situation, which began in 2015 with the economic crisis in its top trading partner Venezuela. China sends a broad array of supplies to Cuba, from machinery and transportation equipment to raw materials, chemicals and food.

  • HAVANA, Nov 28- Cuba and Swiss firm Nestle on Tuesday laid the first stone of a $55 million coffee and biscuits factory joint venture in the Mariel special development zone, the latest major foreign investment in the Communist-run island. Cuba created the zone around the Mariel port just west of Havana four years ago, offering companies significant tax and...

  • HAVANA, Nov 28- Cuba and Swiss firm Nestle on Tuesday laid the first stone of a $55 million coffee and biscuits factory joint venture in the Mariel special development zone, the latest major foreign investment in the Communist-run island. Cuba created the zone around the Mariel port just west of Havana four years ago, offering companies significant tax and...

  • A woman holds a fan at the newly-opened US embassy in Cuba, prior to the flag-raising ceremony led by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, on August 14, 2015, in Havana, Cuba.

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  • Nov 14- U.S. airline Alaska Airlines on Tuesday said it would discontinue a daily flight between Los Angeles and Havana, Cuba, after Jan. 22, due to the recent changes in Cuba travel policies by the U.S. government. The U.S. government made it tougher last week for Americans to visit Cuba and do business in the country, making good on a pledge by President Donald Trump to...

  • Norwegian Cruise Line CEO says demand for cruises to Cuba is 'off the charts'

    Jim Cramer sat down with Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings President and CEO Frank Del Rio, who said his company is seeing huge profits from Cuban vacations.

  • U.S. companies embraced Cuba in the wake of the detente, jostling for a foothold in an opening market of 11 million consumers. Starwood Hotels, a subsidiary of Marriott International Inc, took over management of a Cuban hotel and cruise operators like Florida- based Carnival Cruise Line included Cuba in their itineraries. But worsening U.S. relations as well as...

  • WASHINGTON/ HAVANA, Nov 8- The U.S. government made it tougher on Wednesday for Americans to visit Cuba and do business in the country, making good on a pledge by President Donald Trump to roll back his Democratic predecessor's move toward warmer ties with Havana. The restrictions, which take effect on Thursday, are aimed at preventing the military, intelligence...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 8- The U.S. government made it tougher on Wednesday for Americans to book trips and do business with Cuba, making good on a pledge by President Donald Trump to roll back his Democratic predecessor's move toward warmer ties with Havana. The restrictions, which take effect on Thursday, are aimed at preventing the military, intelligence and security...

  • Trump administration issues new Cuba regulations

    CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports on new restrictions on doing business in Cuba.

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 8- The U.S. government announced new restrictions against Cuba on Wednesday, tightening sanctions as part of President Donald Trump's pledge to roll back his Democratic predecessor's move toward warmer ties with Havana. And while U.S. travelers will still be able to make authorized trips to Cuba, they will have to use a U.S.-based organization...

  • Nov 2- Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday accused technology companies of failing to adequately help federal investigators access encrypted communications, saying over the past year that the FBI was blocked from accessing nearly 7,500 mobile devices. "Terrorists should know: This administration will use all lawful tools at our disposal," Sessions...

  • UNITED NATIONS, Nov 1- The United Nations General Assembly on Wednesday adopted a resolution calling for an end to the U.S. economic embargo on Cuba, with the United States voting against it after abstaining last year for the first time in 25 years. The non-binding resolution urges the United States to repeal the embargo on Cuba as soon as possible.

  • UNITED NATIONS, Nov 1- The United States on Wednesday voted against a United Nations General Assembly resolution calling for an end to the U.S. trade embargo on Cuba, as announced on Tuesday by the U.S. State Department. Israel voted again in line with the United States, its top ally. The United States consistently voted against such resolutions for 24 years but...

  • HAVANA, Nov 1- Rimco, Caterpillar Inc's dealer for Cuba, said on Wednesday it would open a distribution center for the U.S. heavy equipment maker at Havana's Mariel special development zone. The United States has said it would vote against a U.N. General Assembly resolution on Wednesday calling for the lifting of the decades-old U.S. economic embargo against Cuba,...