On 18 September, the US Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (“OFAC”) amended the Cuban Assets Control Regulations (“CACR”). Among other things, OFAC has expanded the general licenses for travel, telecommunications, internet-based services, educational services and legal services involving Cuba, has authorised companies to establish a physical presence and bank accounts in Cuba in furtherance of authorised transactions, and has expanded the authorisation to provide goods and services to Cuban individuals located outside of Cuba.