Cuban Culture celebrations began in New Zealand.

Wellington, October 10. With a presentation by the Cuban traditional music group "Son de Cuba" the beginning of the Cuban War of Independence was commemorated and the celebrations of Cuban Culture began, which will last until the 24th.

"Son de Cuba" performed in “El Barrio.Latino Bar", promoting center of Latin culture in Wellington.

On Sunday the 11th the "Cuba Fusion" project, which celebrates 15 years of spreading our traditional dances, offers a free salsa class for its many followers.

Cuban Ambassador participates in a round table on business opportunities.

Wellington, October 7. Cuban Ambassador, Edgardo Valdés López, participated in a round table organized by the Latin American chapter of the Asia-Pacific Council for Excellence (Latam / CAPE) at the School of Government and Business of the University of Victoria.

The event was attended by Ambassadors or seconds from the GRULAC countries accredited in New Zealand, to promote business and investment opportunities in their respective countries.

New Zealand Ambassador to Cuba appointed


Wellington, October 6. The New Zealand Foreign Ministry appointed Sara Meymand as the new Ambassador to Cuba, with residence in Mexico.

Meymand is a young and talented diplomat, specialist in business negotiations.

Cuba has already granted its approval and we hope to work together to promote our good bilateral relations.

Cuba and New Zealand also have broad coincidences on important issues on the international agenda.


Promoting business & investment opportunities in Cuba.

Wellington, October 2. The Cuban Ambassador, Edgardo Valdés López had a great meeting with Laura Cheftel, Executive Officer of Latin America/New Zealand Business Council (LANZBC) to explore ways to publicize business & investment opportunities in Cuba.