Venezuela and Cuba sign seven cooperation agreements in tourism

Caracas, Nov 28 (Prensa Latina) The governments of Venezuela and Cuba signed seven cooperation agreements in tourism that will serve to strengthen this sector in Venezuela geared towards the international market.

This was one of the results of the 16th International Tourism Fair (FITVen 2023) in Barquisimeto, state of Lara, which was attended by some thirty countries.

The Ministry of Tourism of Venezuela Alí Padrón detailed that the agreements into the “provision of artistic and cultural services by emblematic Cuban groups” will strengthen relations between Caracas and Havana.

Venezuela and Cuba also established a letter of intent that will allow restoration work on furniture and buildings with heritage and decoration value.

The agreements will also contribute to the formation and training through courses, workshops and specialized programs, in areas such as cinema, plastic arts, modern dance, and other artistic manifestations.

The Venezuelan Minister for Tourism wrote in his account in X, that Venezuelan tour operator Venetur S.A. and the Cuban companies Servitur and the Gran Caribe Hotel Group were involved in the negotiations.

FITVen 2023 began last Thursday and concluded on Monday. It was reported that the state of Táchira will host the 17th edition next year.

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