Germany and Cuba want to increase trade with each other, and an office has been opened for that purpose. German Economy Gabriel is expecting dynamic development in trade relations with the island nation.
Burying old Cold War tensions, Germany and Cuba have agreed to open a trade office in Havana. German Vice Chancellor and Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel said the countries "want a new partnership on an eye-to-eye level."
It's been a year of violence, unrest and historic change for the United States - both at home and abroad. With a presidential election just around the corner, the country's future course is far from settled.
By lifting its weapons embargo, the US is sending a signal to its relatively new, but important Asian ally. Both countries have sought to move past their difficult history to spark their economies and stand up to China.
It was a historic diplomatic success: the Iran nuclear deal. Tehran has stopped its nuclear program, sanctions have been lifted, and Iran has come out isolation. Still, disappointment is growing.
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