US Gives Tentative OK For Flights To Cuba From 10 US CitiesThe U.S. government on Thursday tentatively approved scheduled commercial airline service to Havana from 10 American cities, further bridging the gulf between countries as close as 90 miles and an hour flight but long kept at a greater distance by the Cold War.
Southwest Airlines CEO Talks Cuba & Wait TimesFrom long security lines to delayed flights, the airline industry has seen its fair share of controversy in recent months. But the head of Southwest Airlines discussed his plans for the future, and his commitment to making travel easier.
Florida Bank Issues First U.S. Credit Card For Use In CubaA small Florida bank will issue the first U.S. credit card intended for use in Cuba. That could make it easier for Americans to travel and work on an island largely cut off from the U.S. financial system.
Obama & Castro Have Historic Meeting In CubaBrushing off decades of distrust, President Obama and Cuba's Raul Castro shook hands Monday, a remarkable moment for two countries working to put the bitterness of their enmity behind them.
Locals React To President Obama's Historic Visit To CubaBarack Obama is the first U.S. President to visit the communist country since Calvin Coolidge in the 1920’s.
Southwest Looking To Add Flights To Cuba This YearThe deadline for airlines to make their pitch for a limited number of slots is a week from Wednesday.
President Obama Plans Historic Trip To Cuba To Further TiesPresident Barack Obama will pay a historic visit to Cuba in the coming weeks, senior Obama administration officials said, becoming the first president to set foot on the island in nearly seven decades.
Abbott Wants More Cuban TradeGov. Greg Abbott ended his Cuba trip Wednesday heralding trade opportunities with an eagerness that closer aligned him with the Obama administration than the top 2016 GOP presidential contenders.
Texas Gov. Abbott Makes Little Progress On Cuba Business TripGov. Greg Abbott enjoyed dinner and a private concert in Havana but made little progress in finding opportunities for Texas businesses on the second day of a three-day trip to Cuba.
Governor Abbott To Lead Business Development Mission To CubaThis will be Governor Abbott’s second international business development trip since taking office.
MLB Hopeful For 2016 Spring Game In CubaMLB commissioner Rob Manfred remains hopeful that a big league team will play an exhibition game in Cuba during spring training next year. MLB has not been there since March 1999.
American Airlines To Add Charter Service From LA To HavanaAmerican Airlines plans to begin charter service from Los Angeles to Havana later this year.