Mexico aims to increase meat exports to Cuba

Mexico aims to increase meat exports to Cuba

During 2021 Mexico exported to Cuba more than 8,000 tons of meat products derived from chicken and pork. Mexican business producers know that the island is highly dependent on food imports and intend to take advantage of this circumstance. Jesús Huerta, president of the National Association of Federal Inspection Type Establishments (ANETIF), said that recently…

Cubacel: next phone recharge to Cuba (June 20-25, 2022)

Cubacel: next phone recharge to Cuba (June 20-25, 2022)

Surely more than once you have wondered when will be the next phone recharge in Cuba. You are in the right place to know the latest offers and promotions offered by the only telephone operator in Cuba, Etecsa. The Cuban telecommunications company has announced through its social media channels the next international recharge that will…

In one of the worst sugar harvests in history, Cuba produces only half of what was expected

In one of the worst sugar harvests in history, Cuba produces only half of what was expected

With only 52% of the 911 thousand tons of sugar planned, Cuba closed the last sugar harvest corresponding to the year 2021-2022, Azcuba’s director of Information Technology and Communications, Dionis Pérez, informed Granma newspaper. The sugar company official acknowledged that the 2021-2022 harvest did not start well and its development and behavior were not favorable,…

How to send money to Cuba from the United States

How to send money to Cuba from the United States

Sending money to Cuba from the United States can be a complicated task. Despite being two neighboring countries and the fact that millions of Cubans or Cuban descendants live in the United States, historical differences between the two countries complicate the transfer of funds to the island. However, due to the partial dollarization of the…

Cuba gradually recovers its power generation capacity

Cuba gradually recovers its power generation capacity

Cuba’s Ministry of Energy and Mines announced on Sunday, March 20, 2022, the beginning of a process of the gradual recovery of its electricity generation capacity, affected days ago by failures in several thermal power plants. In a note published on its website, the agency said it is working continuously to incorporate the “Antonio Guiteras”…

Cuba plans to produce traffic light components on an industrial scale by 2022

Cuba plans to produce traffic light components on an industrial scale by 2022

The industrial-scale production of the first batch of national manufacturing of traffic light cabinets, control boxes and traffic light cards, which will allow achieving technological sovereignty in this area, considerable foreign currency savings and, once this work is consolidated, the development of speed radars and ethylometers, is among those planned for the second half of…

Cuba and Canadian company agree to produce fertilizers with Cuban zeolite

Cuba and Canadian company agree to produce fertilizers with Cuban zeolite

The University of Havana (UH) and the Canadian company International Zeolite Corp (IZC) signed on February 16, 2022 a contract for the production of fertilizers created by Cuban researchers, according to official Cuban media. According to a report by Prensa Latina news agency, the Canadian company would be in charge of producing the Nerea fertilizer,…

Cuba approves 148 new companies, of which only one is state-owned

Cuba approves 148 new companies, of which only one is state-owned

Cuba’s Ministry of Economy and Planning (MEP) approved on Thursday, January 20, 148 new applications for the creation of economic agents. Of these, 147 are MSMEs (micro, small and medium-sized enterprises), 146 private and one state-owned, and one non-agricultural cooperative. Through the Telegram platform, the Economic Actors Channel, of the MEP, reported that 1,619 economic…