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Download episodes of CUBAHORA, a Spanish-language radio program hosted by Univision's José Alfonso Almora and featuring commentary from #CubaNow’s own Ric Herrero. CUBAHORA delves into the opportunities and challenges facing this new era of U.S.-Cuba relations. The show is also broadcast every Tuesday at 12pm ET on Univision America's WQBA 1140 AM.

Cuba And The Private Sector, Continued. June 20th, 2016.
Guests Rigo Garcia Berriel of ArtPrint and Ivan Torres Rosquete of Clinicas Las Tintas discuss how they've carved out a space in the Island's changing entreprenuerial sector. (Download Part I here and Part II here)

Cuba And The Private Sector. June 14th, 2016. (Download here)
Guests Augusto Maxwell of Akerman LLP and Indira Sotillo of IslaDentro discuss the expansion of commercial flights to Cuba and a new smartphone app designed to serve as Cubans' guide to the Island. 

The State of Tech Innovation In Cuba. June 7th, 2016. (Download Part I here and Part II here)
Guests and Cuban entrepreneurs Marta Deus of Deus Expertos Contables and Sergio Leon Gonzalez of Ke Hay Pa'Hoy discuss what it's like to be a part of the Island's growing tech sector.

Cuba's Homegrown Media. May 24th, 2016. (Download here)
Guests Elio Hector Lopez, creator of "El Paquete Semanal" and Robin Pedraja, creative director of Vistar Magazine, discuss the process of running and growing independent media operations on the Island.
The Process of Cuban Reconciliation. May 17th, 2016. (Download here)
Guests Silvia Wilhelm of CubaPuentes and Elizabeth Cerejido of Dialogues in Cuban Art join the show to discuss the personal side of normalization and how people-to-people exchanges are furthering the process of reconciliation between Cuba and its diaspora. Originally broadcast on May 17th, 2016.

The Role of the Diaspora in Cuba's Present and Future. May 3rd, 2016. (Download here)
Guests Carlos Saladrigas of the Cuba Study Group and Hugo Cancio of OnCuba Magazine discuss the role of the Cuban diaspora and Cuban American entrepreneurs in the Island's present and future. 

Outcomes of the Seventh Cuban Communist Party Congress. April 26th, 2016. (Download here)
Guests Pedro Freyre of Akerman LLP, FIU's Dr. Frank Mora, and Basilica's Sandor Valdes discuss issues including the lifting of the Cuban government's commercial vessel ban, the Cuban Communist Party's recent congress, and the future of Cuba's economic reforms. 

From D17 to Today - How Did We Get Here and Where Are We Going? April 19th, 2016. (Download Part I here and Part II here)
CUBAHORA launches its inaugural episode! Former U.S. Secretary of Commerce and current chair of the Albright Stonebridge Group Carlos Gutierrez joins host José Alfonso Almora and #CubaNow's Ric Herrero to discuss his thoughts and experiences since "D-17."