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Cuba Entrepreneurs

Now That Washington Has Begun To Dismantle Its Trade Embargo, Havana Must End Its Internal Embargo Against Island Entrepreneurs

Ted A. Henken | Posted 03.22.2015 | World
Ted A. Henken

The prohibition of activities the government prefers to monopolize allows it to exercise control over Cuban citizens and impose an apparent order over society.

Raul Castro Issues Stern Warning To Entrepreneurs


HAVANA (AP) — President Raul Castro issued a stern warning to entrepreneurs pushing the boundaries of Cuba's economic reform, telling parliament on ...

Catholic Church Opens Business Classes In Cuba

AP | Associated Press | Posted 10.18.2013 | Latino Voices

HAVANA -- HAVANA (AP) — Cuba's Catholic Church says it has launched classes aimed at training aspiring entrepreneurs to open and run small businesse...

Cuban Entrepreneurs Prepare For Ban On Import Sales

AP | ANNE-MARIE GARCIA | Posted 10.18.2013 | Latino Voices

HAVANA -- HAVANA (AP) — You can find just about anything at El Curita marketplace in gritty central Havana. Hundreds of entrepreneurs hawk all mann...

Will Cuba's Expanding Experiment in Capitalism Be Allowed to Continue?

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 01.26.2012 | World
Yoani Sanchez

Among today's entrepreneurs, few were a part of the wave of tiny private businesses that appeared in the mid-'90s, so they have no memory of the trauma of being shut down, of governmental will strangling them.