People stand in front of a center run by famed artist Kcho, to use the free Wi-Fi network, in Havana, Cuba.
People stand in front of a center run by famed artist Kcho, to use the free Wi-Fi network, in Havana, Cuba. Desmond Boylan AP
People stand in front of a center run by famed artist Kcho, to use the free Wi-Fi network, in Havana, Cuba. Desmond Boylan AP

Cuba’s telecom company ETECSA issues ban on “blacklisted” cell phones

May 17, 2016 5:06 PM

More Videos

  • Mariel Special Economic Development Zone

    Twenty-eight miles west of Havana in Mariel, one of the biggest economic development projects in Cuba history is taking shape. Cuban officials hope to attract sustainable industries, advanced manufacturing and high-tech companies to the Mariel Special Economic Development Zone. Their plans depend heavily on attracting foreign investment to the zone, which adjoins the Mariel container port. One U.S. company that wanted to locate in the zone was turned down but three other U.S. projects are in advanced negotiations.

Cuba on Twitter