Canada’s OWG launches with initial flight to Cuba

The inaugural revenue flight of new Canadian airline OWG has taken off from Toronto’s Pearson International airport, headed to Santa Clara Abel Santamaria airport in Cuba.

The airline is a project of Canadian passenger and freight charter carrier Nolinor Aviation, which announced plans to launch the new brand in July, in the middle of the coronavirus crisis.

Governments of Cuba and Canada willing to deepen bilateral ties

Havana, December 11 (RHC)-- The governments of Cuba and Canada ratified this Friday the willingness to deepen their bilateral ties on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the establishment of bilateral diplomatic relations.

The Cuban Minister of Foreign Affairs, Bruno Rodríguez, reported on Twitter about a telephone dialogue held with his Canadian counterpart, François-Philippe Champagne.

More flights to Cuba starting this month

Toronto, December 8, 2020. - Cuba will get more lift starting this month with several major tour operators.

As reported yesterday in Travelweek Daily, Sunwing is gearing up to add Varadero back into its network in mid-December, with flights from Toronto and Montreal.

The Henry Reeve Brigade is nominated from Quebec for the Nobel Peace Prize 2021

Montreal, December 2, 2020 - The Committee "Nobel Prize Henry Reeve", created by the Table de Concertation de Solidarité Québec-Cuba, announced today, through a press release, the nomination made in its name by the professor of the University of Montreal, Gilles Bibeau, of the Cuban Medical Brigade "Henry Reeve" to the Nobel Peace Prize 2021.

The Table de Concertation de Solidarité Québec-Cuba, which brings together organizations in solidarity with the island in Quebec, has a long history of supporting the Cuban people and denouncing the U.S. blockade.