USINTUnited States Interest Section (diplomatic office in Havana, Cuba)
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In January 2006, USINT installed a billboard on its fifth floor that scrolls current events, quotes and human-interest stories to the citizens of Havana.
Listening devices in all USINT spaces, vehicles and homes mean one can never escape Cuban government scrutiny.
On the assumption that the foreign sector is exogenous to the New Zealand economy, DUSGDP, USINT and DTOT are specified as causally prior to the domestic variables.
The causal ordering within the foreign block is based on the assumption that the terms of trade is contemporaneously responsive to shocks to DUSGDP and USINT, and that the US real interest rate responds contemporaneously to shocks to DUSGDP.
USINT employs 51 American direct hires, 14 eligible family members and about 300 Cubans, who are selected by the Cuban government.
No matter whether a foreign business invests $10 million or $100 million, the GOC's investment will always add up to 51%," the unhappy Chinese diplomat told USINT staff.
The first woman ever to head USINT, Vicki Huddleston had already served as coordinator of the State Department's Office of Cuban Affairs before beginning her stint in Havana.
They authorized the outreach program in which USINT spent $280,000 to distribute books and radios.
31], when he said that the USINT selects teachers, architects, engineers and other professionals to resettle permanently in the United States as part of the U.
USINT has been operating in Havana since 1977, when Castro and then-President Carter agreed to open low-level missions in each other's countries, after 17 years of no diplomatic relations at all.
Cuba's reponsibility under the accords to permit USINT personnel to travel outside Havana to monitor returned migrants, and Cuba's obligation under international law to accept the return of Cuban nationals determined to be excludable from the United States.
The harassment begins from the moment USINT personnel and their belongings enter Cuba," says the cable.