The list of economic challenges facing Cuba’s present and future leadership is daunting, and may well result in new uncertainties in a country with an economy in a slow transition
Getting Cubans to buy into the American Dream is more important than ever for President Obama in the new US-Cuba relationship
Before the Cuban embargo is lifted, countries have been moving rapidly to deepen relations with Havana for their own interests, and to further their influence in Latin America and the Caribbean
The White House is making several changes that, by the end of 2015, could see fully liberalised travel between Cuba and the United States, at the risk of the Caribbean tourism product
The historic U.S. accord to limit Iran’s nuclear capability in exchange for the lifting of crippling sanctions and the debt crisis in Greece will have global repercussions, with lessons that could be beneficial to the Caribbean.
As Cuba negotiates relations with the U.S., the internet may become the issue that culturally and politically defines the country’s identity.