A group of tourism companies in the United States defended this week that Americans can continue with their trips to the island, because they believe that Cuba is a safe destination and travel is not prohibited by the new policy of the White House.
Executives of companies from the travel agencies, hotels, tour operators, airlines and cruise lines sectors expressed their interest in continuing commercial relations with the Greater Antilles.
Havana, January 31, 2018. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs today delivered the Chargé d'Affaires a.i. of the United States in Havana, Lawrence Gumbiner, a diplomatic note that expresses its strong protest against the claim of the US government to flagrantly violate Cuban sovereignty, with respect to the national competence to regulate the flow of information and the use of the mass media, while rejecting the attempt to manipulate the Internet to carry out illegal programs for political and subversion purposes, as part of their actions aimed at altering or changing the constitutional order of the Republic of Cuba. The same note was sent by the Embassy of Cuba in Washington to the Department of State.
The Ambassador of Cuba to the Republic of Slovenia, Juan Antonio Fernández Palacios had meetings with the highest authorities of this country: President, Borut Pahor; Prime Minister, Miro Cerar; Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, Karl Erjavec and other representatives of the State and Government in the margins of the New Year´s reception held in the Congress Center of Ljubljana, the capital of the European country. It was a suitable opportunity to reaffirm the good state of the bilateral relations and the willingness to continue strengthening them.
As every January, the duty to pay tribute to the most universal of Cubans and to Martí of the Americas gathered again the community of Cuban residents in Vienna, solidary friends as well as ambassadors and members of the diplomatic corps of the Latin America and the Caribbean accredited to Vienna on the occasion of the 165th anniversary of the Apostle´s birth.