Cuba Removed From US Terror List

Cuba Removed From US Terror List

The Obama administration removed Cuba from a list of state sponsors of terrorism.  While not unexpected, this development adds to the momentum that Washington and Havana have gather in the last few months. Secretary of State John F. Kerry rescinded Cuba’s designation as a terrorism sponsor at the end of a 45-day congressional notification period. … Read more

Havana Biennial Art Exhibition 2015

Havana Biennial Art Exhibition 2015

The Havana Biennial Art Exhibition takes place in Havana every two years.  Its aims is to promote the developing world in contemporary art. The biennial is considered an important forum for underrepresented voices, and Latin American and Caribbean artists still have priority over artists from elsewhere. 12th Havana Biennial – Between the Idea and Experience … Read more

Cuban Government Opens US Bank Account Amid Diplomatic Talks In Washington

Cuban Government Opens US Bank Account Amid Diplomatic Talks In Washington

Yesterday the State Department confirmed that the Cuba government is seeking to establishing a banking relationship with a US bank.  Today, we have learned that bank is South Florida-based Stonegate Bank. “We hope this is the initial step to normalize banking ties between the two countries, which will benefit American companies wanting to do business … Read more