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Cuba wants to have solved the problem of power outages by the end of the year

Cuba's government hopes to have ended or at least minimized "by the end of the year" the power outages that plague the island's population daily, President Miguel Diaz-Canel said Sunday during a visit to a power...

Cuba has asked the US for technical assistance to clean up after a fire at a fuel storage facility

Cuba's government announced Friday that it has requested and received technical assistance from the United States to clean up after a massive fire at a fuel facility that caused widespread destruction and killed 16 firefighters. Experts from...

Cuba will start selling dollars to its citizens

The Cuban government will start selling dollars to its citizens starting today, twenty days after it began buying them at the black market price, with the aim of creating an official foreign exchange market in the...

Cuba: First case of monkey pox in the country

Cuba's Ministry of Health has announced the first confirmed case of monkeypox in the country. He is a tourist from Italy who visited the island nation on holiday. According to the relevant information, the Italian lived...

Cuba: Multiplication of foreign tourists compared to 2021

The number of foreign tourists visiting Cuba since the beginning of the year has almost increased sixfold, compared to the corresponding period in 2021, but remains below the levels reached before the Covid-19 pandemic, the government...

Fuel storage facility fire in Cuba: 16 firefighters dead

A fire that raged for a week in early August at a fuel storage facility in western Cuba killed 16 firefighters, 14 of whom cannot be identified, a medical examiner said. Two firefighters died in the fire,...