Picture taken at the Mariel “megaport” in Artemisa, Cuba, during its inauguration on January 27, 2014. Cuba inaugurated its new Mariel “megaport” in hopes the project will symbolize a more open stance towards commerce and become a regional hub for shipments despite a lack of investment and the U.S. economic embargo.
Picture taken at the Mariel “megaport” in Artemisa, Cuba, during its inauguration on January 27, 2014. Cuba inaugurated its new Mariel “megaport” in hopes the project will symbolize a more open stance towards commerce and become a regional hub for shipments despite a lack of investment and the U.S. economic embargo. ADALBERTO ROQUE AFP/Getty Images
Picture taken at the Mariel “megaport” in Artemisa, Cuba, during its inauguration on January 27, 2014. Cuba inaugurated its new Mariel “megaport” in hopes the project will symbolize a more open stance towards commerce and become a regional hub for shipments despite a lack of investment and the U.S. economic embargo. ADALBERTO ROQUE AFP/Getty Images

For now, don’t expect to order that Starbucks latte in Havana

January 16, 2015 03:18 PM

UPDATED January 16, 2015 11:38 PM

More Videos

  • Cuban researchers hope to join forces with U.S. in biotech field

    Scientists at the Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology say they have developed promising drugs, including one that could save the limbs of diabetics, but they face hurdles getting them into the U.S. market

Cuba on Twitter