(VOA NEWS) – After restoring diplomatic relations, the United States and Cuba are building stronger economic links.
President Barack Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro restored diplomatic ties between the two countries in late 2014. They reopened embassies in Havana and Washington. Now the two countries are working to improve business ties.
The U.S. still has a trade ban, or embargo, against Cuba. But President Obama has been making more and more exceptions to the embargo.
This week, the U.S. and Cuba have made two important trade agreements. READ MORE OF THIS STORY