Evaluating the Climate for Foreign Investment in Cuba

Evaluating the Climate for Foreign Investment in Cuba

Cuba announced in May the next step in its economic transition by allowing legal status for private businesses. Previously, the communist government permitted individuals to operate as self-employed workers under several hundred clearly-defined roles such as taxi driver. The latest announcement will likely take months to become law. “Private property in certain means of production … Read more

Cuban-Emirates Business Forum Addresses Investment Protection, Taxation

Cuban-Emirates Business Forum Addresses Investment Protection, Taxation

Last week, first ever bilateral UAE-Cuba Investment Forum in Abu Dhabi highlighted the opportunities for investment in the Cuban economy. It was the culmination of a week-long program for a group of senior Cuban Government officials and businessmen led by Rodrigo Malmierca Diaz, Cuba’s Minister of Foreign Trade and Investment.  The Cuba group also visited … Read more