Tourism to Cuba Grows 14 Percent

1 Havana, Mar 24. -At least 588,394 foreign visitors arrived in Cuba in February, 75,234 more than during the same period last year, an increase of 14.7 percent, according to official sources. The National Statistics Office (ONE) indicated that in February 2007, the island was visited by 439,134 people, 508,278 visitors arrived in that month of 2008 and 531,100 in

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Oil Drilling Advances in Cuba

1 Havana, Aug 20. -Oil extraction workers in the eastern Cuban province of Matanzas have obtained 886,000 tons of crude to date, exceeding the amount obtained in the same period in 2009. Adding the accompanying gas, the total hydrocarbon equivalent obtained to date is 1.110 million tons, according to the Cuban oil company, Empresa de Perforación y Extracción de Petróleo

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