Category Archives: Exchanges

Cuban president congratulates CARICOM on 47th anniversary

Havana, Jul 5 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s President Miguel Diaz-Canel sent a message of congratulations and appreciation to the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) on the occasion of its 47th anniversary. The Caribbean Community was created on July 4th, 1973, with the signing … Continue reading

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Cuban President highlights 30th anniversary of the São Paulo Forum

Havana, Jul 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel highlighted on Monday the 30th anniversary of the founding of the São Paulo Forum, a space for unity and integration of the revolutionary forces of Latin America. The president tweeted to … Continue reading

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CUBA’S RIVER TRANSFORMATION CAME DOWN TO ONE KEY FACTOR-And it could help to clean U.S. rivers.

By PAUL BIERMAN AND AMANDA H. SCHMIDT – INVERSE – July 5, 2020 For most of the past 60 years, the United States and Cuba have had very limited diplomatic ties. President Barack Obama started the process of normalizing U.S.-Cuba relations, but the Trump administration … Continue reading

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Vietnam makes effective rice donation to Cuba

Hanoi, Jul 1 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam’s Party, State and its people delivered to Cuba on Wednesday the 5,000 tons of rice that they had promised to aid the country solve its food difficulties in the midst of the fight against … Continue reading

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Cuba and Egypt look for an approach by means of the radio

Cairo, Jun 20 (Prensa Latina) With similarities and decades-long relations continuing so far, Cuba and Egypt could be brought closer together by means of music, radio, and the spread of content on traditions and events in each of their peoples. … Continue reading

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Cuban restarts consular services in several countries

Havana, June 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez reported on Saturday that the island’s Consulates are resuming their services in those countries where health conditions allow it. The foreign minister said on his Twitter account that in all … Continue reading

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Cuban medical brigade returns from Italy

Rome, June 8 (Prensa Latina) The members of the first of two medical brigades sent by Cuba to help combat the Covid-19 pandemic in Italy returned to their country this Monday after successfully accomplishing the noble mission of saving lives. … Continue reading

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European leagues hire ten Cuban polo players

Photo: JITHavana (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s National Water Polo Commission confirmed the hiring of ten of its players on payrolls of professional clubs in Italy, Spain and Hungary. In an interview with the Jit newspaper, the head of the entity, Antonio … Continue reading

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Reflections from the 2020 Spring Break Class Trip to Cuba: Yale University

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 – Yale University MacMillan Center Written by Alison Kibbe, Teaching Fellow for the 2020 History and Culture of Cuba course, a doctoral student in African-American Studies & American Studies, and a CLAIS graduate affiliate.  For the past five years, one of the … Continue reading

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Cuba signs deal with UN financial agency

Rome, May 15 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban permanent representative to international organizations headquartered in this capital, Jose Carlos Rodriguez, signed this Friday a financing deal with the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD). The Cooperative Agroforestry Development Project (PRODECAFE) between … Continue reading

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