USA-Cuba Business Council Elects New Chief

Carlos Gutierrez was elected today as head of the USA-Cuba Business Council (USCBC), an entity that is putting pressure on the US Government to lift the blockade against Cuba, maintained since 1962 despite worldwide rejection.

The US Chamber of Commerce announced that Gutierrez will receive on Feb.16 the Cuban Minister of Foreign Trade and Investment, Rodrigo Malmierca, who is scheduled to meet with public and private business people.

“The imminent visit of Minister Malmierca, and the recent changes in the US regulations, create unprecedented opportunities for both countries, particularly regarding travel and small businesses,” said the ex Secretary of Commerce.

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