Cuba has signed collaboration agreements with Brazil, Qatar, Argelia, Mexico, Portugal, Saudi Arabia and African nations, announced Vice Minister of Public Health Marcia Cobas.
Cobas said that Cuba has 50,000 collaborators in 67 nations, including 32 countries which are given medical services through the Comprehensive Health Problem.
The Vice Minister said that the required demand can not be met because employees in the sector must also ensure medical coverage in the country; therefore, traveling groups are used as an alternative for a short time.
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Ms Mogherini hoped the two sides could sign an agreement by the end of 2015.
She was speaking after meeting President Raul Castro and Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Tuesday in the Cuban capital, Havana.
Ms Mogherini is the highest-ranking EU official to visit communist Cuba for several years.
Her visit is seen as another sign that the island is strengthening its ties with the West, after decades of Cold War tensions.
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More than ten companies linked to the tourism industry in Cuba, including cruise lines and four tour operators, some of them with presence in Panama and two in the United States have been removed by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) of the US Department of the Treasury from the SDN’s list
Individuals and companies owned or controlled by, or acting for or on behalf of, targeted countries. are called “Specially Designated Nationals” or “SDNs.” Their assets are blocked and U.S. persons are generally prohibited from dealing with them.
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(Cadena Agramonte) - Investments carried out in the field of tourism in the cays off the coast of northern Cuba – particularly the stretch running from Villa Clara to Camagüey- is one of the most significant nowadays in the island nation, thanks to this Camaguey province will boast nearly 20,000 hotel rooms.
Aside from the projects in the cays known as Cruz, Romano, Guajaba and Sabinal, Camaguey province is devising a construction plan which seeks to recover the already existing facilities in Santa Lucia beach resort which have been operational for several decades.
The well-known patrimonial, cultural and architectonic values of the city of Camaguey have also been taken into account to build new hotels with high standard accommodations in town, which will facilitate the coming of a greater number of foreign visitors.
So far in the first quarter of this year there has been a 14 percent growth in terms of arrivals. The list of issuers reflects Canada in first place, followed, Germany, France, the United Kingdom, and Italy. (acn)
Such growth is not surprising considering that Cuba was selected by World of wanderlust one of the 15 best travel destinations in 2015 and also The Guardian suggests Cuba on its holiday hotspots where to go in 2015
The company specializes in providing IT business management solutions to small and medium enterprises related to HR, accounting and finance, web and mobile apps, has have sold more than five thousand licenses of an accounting system.
Referring to talks with US companies, the director said, “there are interests that matter, but still nothing concrete. The company must be transformed so that the future relationship with Washington as an opportunity to strengthen their tasks as service provider.”(Prensa Latina)