Castro and Obama Meet in Historic Summit

Castro and Obama Meet in Historic Summit

Cuban President Raul Castro and U.S. President Barack Obama met face-to-face in a historic summit in Panama City, Panama on Saturday. This marks the first time an American executive has physically met with a Cuban leader since 1959 when Raul’s brother, Fidel Castro, met with then Vice President, Richard Nixon. The liaison is occurring as […]

Cuba U.S. Relationship Reaching Out After 50 Years

Cuba U.S. Relationship Reaching Out After 50 Years

John Kerry, the U.S. Secretary of State, and Foreign Minister of Cuba Bruno Rodriguez have had closed-door discussions. The discussions have been around removing the island country from the list of terrorism sponsors. If this were to happen, it would re-open embassies in both countries. The two reportedly engaged in a long and productive conversation. […]

Cuba Now to House American Business

Cuba Now to House American Business

Hot off the bench changes declared on Friday marked the biggest moment in U.S.-Cuba relations in over half a century. Tourism will continue to be off-limits for some time, but President Obama and his staff have generated new opportunities on the island for financial, travel, and telecommunications companies,  along with American citizens. Unlike the past […]