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

Latin America

Miguel Diaz-Canel: Cuba's post-Castro president

Little known about 57-year-old's plans to tackle challenges facing Communist country, including its struggling economy.

Miguel Diaz-Canel: Cuba's post-Castro president