Cuba has announced it is considering the use of cryptocurrency in order to bolster its finances.
According to a report from SBS-AAP, the country's Communist government announced on state-run TV that it would potentially use crypto as part of a package aimed to boost incomes for as much as a quarter of Cubans and assist with market reforms.
BBC - Miguel Díaz-Canel has been sworn in as Cuba's new president, replacing Raúl Castro who took over from his ailing brother Fidel in 2006.
It is the first time since the revolution in 1959 that a Castro is not at the helm of the government.
Mr Díaz-Canel had been serving as first vice-president for the past five years.
Cuba is preparing for the end of an era next week when Raul Castro steps down as president, ending his family's six-decade grip on power and paving the way for a younger leader.
BELGRADE - Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic will on Wednesday travel to Cuba for an official two-day visit at the invitation of President Raul Castro.
Besides Castro, who is president of the Council of State, Vucic will meet with Esteban Lazo Hernandez, president of the National Assembly of People's Power.
President Aleksandar Vucic will pay an official visit to Cuba on December 13-15, his office announced on Tuesday.
According to a statement, Vucic will meet with President of the Republic of Cuba and of the State Council Raul Castro, as well as with President of the National Assembly of the People's Power Esteban Lazo Hernandez.