Agence France-PresseJanuary 27, 2014 01:47
Elias and Danessa emigrated from Cuba more than a decade ago. Now they are back, sniffing out prospects for starting up businesses -- a novelty made possible by a reform introduced a year ago.
"I want to set up a small scuba diving business. I don't aspire to be rich. I just want enough to live on," said Elias, 51, who currently lives in Ecuador.
Danessa, 30 and a resident of Spain, wants to set up a movie production company. The country already has many that are technically illegal but tolerated. Legislation is in the works to authorize them outright.