Cuba Settles Debts With Russia, Ready to Repay…

Roxaanne | October 13, 2019 | 0

MOSCOW (Sputnik) – Cuba is settling its debts with Russia and is ready to pay them all, even if it has overdue payments, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said in an interview broadcast on Saturday, adding that the situation was not the same as it was several decades ago.”Our Cuban friends pay off their debts.…

Fidel’s Cuba Is Long Gone

Roxaanne | October 12, 2019 | 0

This Caribbean island has become a nation of entrepreneurship, democratic aspiration, even pro-Americanism. About 13% of Cuban workers are in the private sector, operating their own businesses. They are called “cuentapropistas,” meaning “people who work for themselves” – not for the government. Much of this economic activity is due to former president Raul Castro, who…

Fidel’s Cuba Is Long Gone

Roxaanne | October 11, 2019 | 0

This Caribbean island has become a nation of entrepreneurship, democratic aspiration, even pro-Americanism. About 13% of Cuban workers are in the private sector, operating their own businesses. They are called “cuentapropistas,” meaning “people who work for themselves” – not for the government. Much of this economic activity is due to former president Raul Castro, who…

Fidel’s Cuba Is Long Gone

Roxaanne | October 10, 2019 | 0

This Caribbean island has become a nation of entrepreneurship, democratic aspiration, even pro-Americanism. About 13% of Cuban workers are in the private sector, operating their own businesses. They are called “cuentapropistas,” meaning “people who work for themselves” – not for the government. Much of this economic activity is due to former president Raul Castro, who…

Scientists Can’t Agree on Whether Genetically Modified-Mosquito Experiment…

Roxaanne | October 9, 2019 | 0

A biotech company released thousands of genetically-modified Aedes aegypti mosquitoes in Brazil in an effort to reduce the number of disease-carrying mosquitoes. New findings suggest the genetically-modified insects are passing some genes to the native ones. (Image: © Shutterstock) From 2013 to 2015, an English biotech company released millions of genetically modified mosquitoes into neighborhoods…

Scientists Can’t Agree on Whether Genetically Modified-Mosquito Experiment…

Roxaanne | October 8, 2019 | 0

A biotech company released thousands of genetically-modified Aedes aegypti mosquitoes in Brazil in an effort to reduce the number of disease-carrying mosquitoes. New findings suggest the genetically-modified insects are passing some genes to the native ones. (Image: © Shutterstock) From 2013 to 2015, an English biotech company released millions of genetically modified mosquitoes into neighborhoods…

Scientists Can’t Agree on Whether Genetically Modified-Mosquito Experiment…

Roxaanne | October 7, 2019 | 0

A biotech company released thousands of genetically-modified Aedes aegypti mosquitoes in Brazil in an effort to reduce the number of disease-carrying mosquitoes. New findings suggest the genetically-modified insects are passing some genes to the native ones. (Image: © Shutterstock) From 2013 to 2015, an English biotech company released millions of genetically modified mosquitoes into neighborhoods…

Cubans Are Turning to Bitcoin to Access Global…

Roxaanne | October 6, 2019 | 0

Bitcoin (BTC) trading is opening new avenues for citizens in communist-run Cuba, which has been financially isolated for years under a United States trade embargo.A Sept. 12 report from U.S. News claims that, with the recent advent of mobile internet in the country, Cubans are increasingly using cryptocurrencies to make online purchases, as well as…

Fidel’s Cuba Is Long Gone

Roxaanne | October 5, 2019 | 0

This Caribbean island has become a nation of entrepreneurship, democratic aspiration, even pro-Americanism. About 13% of Cuban workers are in the private sector, operating their own businesses. They are called “cuentapropistas,” meaning “people who work for themselves” – not for the government. Much of this economic activity is due to former president Raul Castro, who…