When Cuban President Raúl Castro first announced in 2008 that his government would begin to "update" the country's economic model, most observers were understandably skeptical of both his intentions and his ability to implement much-needed reforms. Yet, five years later the trend is clear: Cuba is shifting away from a centrally planned command economy toward a 21st century mixed market economic system


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Date Title
11/30/13 Cuba: Slight Dip in Tourism Numbers
Carib Journal
11/29/13 Cuba prevé 'ligero aumento' de infecciones con VIH
El Nuevo Herald
11/28/13 Cuban civil society starts with the average citizen
MiamiHerald.com
11/27/13 Could The Iran Deal Pave The Way For Diplomatic Talks With Cuba?
Fusion
11/26/13 Cuba suspends consular services in U.S., blames embargo
Reuters US News
11/26/13 Cuba to let islanders rent out their home phones
The Washington Post
11/26/13 Cuba to permit yachts at its marinas
Fox News Latino - Español
11/26/13 Key West to Cuba flights struggle to take off
The Washington Post
11/25/13 Raul Castro meets with Russian oil company boss
Fox News Latino - Español
11/25/13 Cuba builds communism-free zone to woo capitalist businesses
NBC World News
11/25/13 Current Record
11/23/13 Some Wholesale Items Go On Sale In Cuba
Fox News Latino - Español
11/22/13 Cuban entrepreneurs reeling over crackdown on 3D movie theaters
Reuters US News
11/21/13 Cuba exporta sus servicios educativos con 2,326 maestros en 43 países
El Nuevo Herald
11/20/13 Cuba enviará a Ecuador 200 médicos en enero, según acuerdo bilateral
El Nuevo Herald
11/20/13 Cuba libre: Could port herald new economic age for communist island?
CNN.com International
11/19/13 Obama’s Cuban two-step
Financial Times
11/19/13 Elián González: My Time In The U.S. 'Marked Me For My Whole Life'
Fox News Latino - Español
11/18/13 Cuba seeks Mexican businessman in corruption probe
Bloomberg Businessweek
11/18/13 Dissidents say there are 87 political prisoners in Cuba
Fox News Latino - Español
11/18/13 John Kerry: Cuba Has Come A Long Way, But Much Work Remains On Path To Democracy
Fox News Latino - Español
11/18/13 Analysis: New climate of pragmatism prevails in U.S.-Cuba relations
Reuters
11/16/13 Cuba believed to have intercepted details of U.S. aid to dissidents
MiamiHerald.com
11/16/13 Cuban Cardinal Jaime Ortega leaves a church leadership panel
MiamiHerald.com
11/14/13 Cuba dice que no tolera abuso sexual infantil
El Nuevo Herald
11/13/13 Can The Castro Regime Ban 3D Movies... And Survive?
Foreign Policy Passport
11/12/13 China, Cuba, Russia, Saudi Arabia elected to U.N. Human Rights Council
Chicago Tribune
11/12/13 Cubans heartened by possible reversal of 3-D ban
Bloomberg Businessweek
11/12/13 Cuba's Emerging Middle Class And Growing Private Sector
The Huffington Post
11/11/13 Cuban diplomats visited South Florida
MiamiHerald.com
11/11/13 Miami man skirts law with Cuban satellite business
MiamiHerald.com
11/9/13 Obama says U.S. needs to update policies on Cuba
Mark Felsenthal, Reuters
11/9/13 Statement in Reaction to President Obama's Statements on Cuba Policy Files
Cuba Study Group
11/8/13 Cuba rolls out master plan for food production and distribution
Reuters US News
11/7/13 Cuba — a path toward national healing
Ricardo Herrero, The Miami Herald
11/7/13 Non-agricultural cooperatives in Cuba Files
Yailenis Mulet, From the Island
11/7/13 After 30 years, hijacker returns to So. Florida from Cuba
Mark Frank, Sun Sentinel
11/5/13 Nearly 30 Cuban dissidents were detained over the weekend
The Miami Herald
11/5/13 Defectors Land on Their Feet
The New York Times
11/2/13 Cuba shutters private theaters, threatens other businesses
Chicago Tribune
11/2/13 Mexico, Cuba sign 8 cooperation agreements
Fox News Latino - Español
11/1/13 Connect Cuba campaign will send information to the island
MiamiHerald.com
11/1/13 Cuba suspends dissidents' trial
MiamiHerald.com