Wednesday, June 5, 2019
FILE PHOTO: U.S. Carnival cruise ship Adonia arrives at the Havana bay, the first cruise liner to sail between the United States and Cuba since Cuba's 1959 revolution
Maritime News

U.S. Cruise Operators Forced to Stop Cuba Sailings, Angering Travelers

June 5 (Reuters) – Major U.S. cruise operators said on Wednesday they will no longer sail to Cuba following the Trump administration’s ban on travel to the Caribbean island, angering...

June 5, 2019
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Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Maritime News

U.S. Ban on Cruises to Cuba Creates Chaos for Travelers

By Sarah Marsh and Marc Frank HAVANA, June 4 (Reuters) – The Trump administration banned cruises to Cuba under new restrictions on U.S. travel to the Caribbean island imposed on...

June 4, 2019
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Fathom Adonia Arrives In Havana
Maritime News

Trump Administration Bans Cruises to Cuba in Clampdown on U.S. Travel

By Sarah Marsh and Marc Frank HAVANA, June 4 (Reuters) – The Trump administration on Tuesday imposed heavy new restrictions on travel to Cuba by U.S. citizens, including a ban...

June 4, 2019
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Tuesday, December 19, 2017
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Offshore

This Sanction-Proof Rig Beats U.S. Policy From Cuba to Russia

By Jack Farchy and Chiara Albanese (Bloomberg) — The oil rig was built mostly in China and drilled its first well in Cuba. Now it’s delivering a victory for Russia in its...

December 19, 2017
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Friday, November 10, 2017
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Blooming U.S. Business Interest in Cuba Wilts Under Trump

By Sarah Marsh HAVANA, Nov 10 (Reuters) – Packed into a remote corner of a pavilion, just 13 U.S. companies took stands at Cuba’s sprawling trade fair this year, in...

November 10, 2017
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Tuesday, February 21, 2017
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Mississippi Ports Eye Cuba, Sign Agreements in Havana

HAVANA, Feb 20 (Reuters) – The Mississippi ports of Pascagoula and Gulfport signed agreements in Cuba on Monday with an eye to future business and with a Republican U.S. senator...

February 21, 2017
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Friday, January 27, 2017
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Florida Ports Cancel Plans to Ink Pacts with Cuba

MIAMI, Jan 27 (Reuters) – Two Florida ports have canceled plans to sign cooperation pacts with Communist-ruled Cuba after state Governor Rick Scott threatened to cancel their funding if they...

January 27, 2017
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Thursday, January 26, 2017
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Florida Governor Threatens to Cut Funding for Ports Doing Business with Cuba

Florida governor Rick Scott threatened to cut state funding for any Florida ports looking to do business with Cuba. The warning from Governor Scott, delivered over three posts on Twitter...

January 26, 2017
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Wednesday, January 25, 2017
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First Cuban Import in Five Decades Arrives in United States Aboard Crowley Cargo Ship

The first commercial cargo legally imported into United States from Cuba in more than five decades arrived in Port Everglades, Florida on Tuesday. The cargo, just two containers of “artisanal”...

January 25, 2017
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Fathom Adonia Arrives In Havana
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Cuban Trade Delegation Visits U.S. as Trump Ponders Detente

By Marc Frank HAVANA, Jan 25 (Reuters) – A Cuban trade delegation arrived in the United States this week to visit four states and six ports, even as the Trump...

January 25, 2017
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Wednesday, December 7, 2016
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Cruise Lines Royal Caribbean and Norwegian Get Cuba Go-Ahead

Dec 7 (Reuters) – U.S cruise operators Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd and Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd said on Wednesday they had got approval from Cuban authorities to begin operations...

December 7, 2016
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Monday, May 2, 2016
Fathom Adonia Arrives In Havana
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Ship Photos of the Day – MS Adonia Arrives in Havana on Historic Voyage from U.S. to Cuba

Carnival Corporation’s MS Adonia sailed into the Port of Havana on Monday morning making history as the first cruise ship to sail from the U.S. to Cuba in over 50...

May 2, 2016
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Carnival Cruise Ship Pulls into Havana on Historic Cuba Voyage

By Marc Frank HAVANA, May 2 (Reuters) – The first U.S. cruise ship to arrive in Cuba in decades received a warm welcome on Monday from Havana residents who gathered...

May 2, 2016
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Friday, April 22, 2016
Maritime News

Cuba Clears Way for Historic Carnival Cruise

By Marc Frank HAVANA, April 22 (Reuters) – Cuba said on Friday it would lift a ban on Cuban-born citizens entering and leaving the Caribbean island by commercial vessels, opening...

April 22, 2016
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Tuesday, April 12, 2016
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Maritime News

Cuba’s No-Cubans Rule Puts Cruise Lines in Uncharted Waters

By Justin Bachman (Bloomberg) — Carnival Corp.’s maiden voyage to Cuba next month will be filled with almost 700 cruisers looking to spend time assisting in economic, environmental and community...

April 12, 2016
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Monday, March 21, 2016
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Carnival Approved for Cuba Cruises

March 21 (Reuters) – Cruise operator Carnival Corp said on Monday it received approval from Cuban authorities to begin operations to the country, starting May 1. The approval comes a...

March 21, 2016
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Monday, January 4, 2016
Maritime News

Virginia and Cuba Seek to Expand Trade With New Port Agreement

By Jaime Hamre HAVANA, Jan 4 (Reuters) – Virginia’s port authority will become the first U.S. port operator to sign a cooperation agreement with its Cuban counterpart, in an effort...

January 4, 2016
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Thursday, July 23, 2015
Maritime News

U.S. Lawmakers Seek to Change Cuba Travel and Shipping Rules

  By Patricia Zengerle and Matt Spetalnick WASHINGTON, July 23 (Reuters) – A U.S. Senate committee on Thursday approved amendments that would end restrictions on travel by Americans to Cuba...

July 23, 2015
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Friday, July 17, 2015
Maritime News

Spanish Ferry Company Wins Licenses for U.S.-Cuba Service

  MADRID, July 17 (Reuters) – Spanish ferry company Balearia said on Friday it has been granted U.S. licenses to operate a passenger service between Cuba and the United States,...

July 17, 2015
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Tuesday, July 7, 2015
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U.S. Clears Carnival Cruises to Cuba

  By Christopher Palmeri (Bloomberg) — Carnival Corp., angling to become the first U.S. cruise operator to call on Cuba in 50 years, said the Treasury and Commerce departments approved...

July 7, 2015
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