Category Archives: Exchanges

Cuba and the UN sign a cooperation agreement for 2020-2024

Havana, Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuba and the United Nations today signed the UN Framework Cooperation Agreement for Sustainable Development for the period 2020-2024. The document was signed by the Minister of Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment, Rodrigo Malmierca, and … Continue reading

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International Jazz Day From Cuba

Airs Friday, Aug. 7, 2020 at 10 p.m. on KPBS 2 (not available to stream) Wednesday, August 5, 2020 – KPBS Public Media/San Diego State University By Jennifer Robinson This program is no longer available to stream on demand. More than 50 world-renowned artists … Continue reading

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Cuba-Venezuela Agricultural Project Challenges U.S. Blockade

Caracas, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) The relaunching of the agri-food project between Venezuela and Cuba is today a challenge to the U.S. blockade and a reaffirmation of the two nations’ sovereignty, assured Urban Agriculture Minister Gabriela Peña. After the signing … Continue reading

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Cuba urges for a world with zero poverty and hunger at ECLAC

Havana, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuba urged on Tuesday in its condition as outgoing ECLAC President Pro Tempore for a world with zero poverty and hunger, with access to universal and quality education systems and healthcare services for all. By … Continue reading

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Cuba to attend ECLAC’s Committee meeting

Havana, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will attend, as president pro tempore of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), the 35th session of the Committee of this regional bloc, according to reports. The meeting will be … Continue reading

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Cuba and Slovakia call for strengthening cooperation

Bratislava, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s and Slovakia’s representatives highlighted on Monday the good state of bilateral relations and called for the strengthening of collaboration and exchange between the two countries. During a meeting in Bratislava, Cuba’s ambassador Yamila Pita … Continue reading

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Mixed foreign-owned joint venture Ron Vigia SA established in Cuba

Havana, Jul 30 (Prensa Latina) Sponsored by the Cuban Sugar Group Azcuba, the mixed foreign-owned company Ron Vígia S.A. was established in this capital, the first one for Marras rum output and export.The new economic association was signed by Zerus … Continue reading

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Japan launches proposals to promote business and trade with Cuba

Tokyo, Jul 29 (Prensa Latina) Foreign trade authorities in Japan presented on Wednesday proposals aimed at promoting contacts and business opportunities with Cuba, despite the negative impact of the Covid-19 pandemic in the sector. During a virtual meeting, Yoshitaka Hoshino, … Continue reading

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Congo’s and Cuba’s scientists exchange on Covid-19 disease

Kinshasa, Jul 18 (Prensa Latina) Scientists from the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and Cuba held a fruitful exchange of experiences on the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, a diplomatic source confirmed on Saturday in this capital.In statements to … Continue reading

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Cuba presents Friendship Medal to Vietnam’s ambassador

Havana, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Wednesday presented the Friendship Medal to the ambassador of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, Nguyen Trung Thanh, for fulfilling his diplomatic mission on the island. Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Anayansi Rodriguez highlighted … Continue reading

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