Latin America

US cracks down on Cuba, Nicaragua and Venezuela

US National Security Advisor Bolton announces new restrictions and sanctions against the three countries.

Cuba

Google signs deal with Cuba to boost internet services

The deal is aimed at speeding up connectivity to help bring communications on the island into the 21st century.

Google signs deal with Cuba to boost internet services

Cuba

Cubans approve a new Constitution: What does the vote mean?

Although Cubans voted overwhelmingly to approve the Constitution, Sunday's vote saw a growing portion express dissent.

Cubans approve a new Constitution: What does the vote mean?

Cuba

Cubans approve new constitution affirming role of socialism

Nearly 87 percent of Cuban voters approved new constitution, which updates some financial, electoral and criminal laws.

Cubans approve new constitution affirming role of socialism

Brazil

Latin America in 2019: Stories to watch

As controversial new leaders find their feet and crises continue, here are the stories to look out for this year.

Latin America in 2019: Stories to watch

Latin America

Cuban legislators approve draft of new constitution

The draft, which includes changes proposed by citizens, is expected to go to a referendum on February 24.

Cuban legislators approve draft of new constitution

AJ IMPACT

Cuba scraps some new restrictions on private sector

Controversial rule that would have allowed only one business licence for each person and location has been dropped.

Cuba

Cuba to roll out mobile internet services amid concerns over cost

Cost will be too much for many Cubans as country's average monthly wage is around $30.

Cuba to roll out mobile internet services amid concerns over cost

Cuba

A new dawn for Cuba? The draft constitution explained

Same-sex marriage, private ownership and presidential term limits are all under consideration on the Caribbean island.

A new dawn for Cuba? The draft constitution explained

Cuba

Cuba's president set to meet Putin in Moscow for economic talks

Miguel Diaz-Canel is due to meet Russian counterpart on Friday as part of a tour of Cuba's Communist allies.

Cuba's president set to meet Putin in Moscow for economic talks

LGBTQ

Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel backs same-sex marriage

Cubans set to vote on same-sex marriage and other issues in constitutional referendum set for February.

Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel backs same-sex marriage

Latin America

Cubans sceptical of new president's promises

New president faces daunting challenge of modernising state-run economy to make it more rational and effective.

Cuba

Cuba's new president pledges continuity

Miguel Diaz-Canel's election marks first time in nearly six decades the Communist country will not be led by a Castro.

Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel gives first speech in Assembly

Cuba

Miguel Diaz-Canel set to become Cuba's next president

It will be the first time in nearly six decades that the island country will not be led by a Castro.

Cuba

Castro era to end in Cuba as Raul set to step down

It will be the first time in nearly six decades that the island country will not be led by a Castro.

Castro era to end in Cuba as Raul set to step down