Restrictions on Cuba Travel and Business Lifted by U.S

September 18, 2015 1:42 PM

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Restrictions on Cuba Travel and Business Lifted by U.S

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration on Friday announced wide-ranging changes to loosen travel, commerce and investment restrictions on Cuba, moving to fulfill President Obama’s goal of breaking down barriers between Washington and Havana even as the American embargo remains in place.

The rules will allow American companies to open locations and hire workers in Cuba, facilitate financial transactions between the nations, and remove limits on the amount of money that can be brought to the island nation. They are to take effect on Monday on the eve of the visit to Washington by Pop...

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