Cuba in Azerbaijan

Cuba shows interest in the agro-industry of Azerbaijan

Alfredo Nieves Portuondo

During the XXV International Food Fair and the XIII International Agricultural Exhibition of Azerbaijan held at the Baku Exhibition Center, the Cuban ambassador in this nation, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo, held different meetings with Azeri companies present at this event to revitalize the commercial ties between both nations in this sphere.

On the opening day, the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Ilham Aliyev, toured and shared with exhibitors in the three pavilions that show the achievements and products of 451 companies from 33 countries.

Azerbaijani media reports on the work of the Cuban diplomatic mission in Azerbaijan

Alfredo Nieves Portuondo

For two consecutive days the media of the Republic of Azerbaijan, AzVisión. az and the AZERTAC press agency, dedicate space to diplomatic work of the Embassy of the Republic of Cuba, in Azerbaijan.

"Cuba competes in Azerbaijan in the IBSA Judo Grand Prix", headlines the state news agency of this Caucasian nation (AZERTAC), referring to the presence and participation of an island team in the IBSA Grand Prize for athletes with visual disabilities.

Cuba competes in Azerbaijan in the IBSA Judo Grand Prix for athletes with visual disabilities

Alfredo Nieves Portuondo

Cuba, along with 34 other nations and five judokas, participated in the IBSA Grand Prix of judo for athletes with visual disabilities that took place during two days at the Heydar Aliyev Sports Palace in Baku, capital of Aerbaijan.

In the qualifying tournament for the XVI Summer Paralympic Games "Tokyo 2020", participated the Cuban athletes: Yordani Fernandez Sastre, Jorge Hierrezuelo Marcillí, Gerardo Rodríguez Reyes, Sergio Arturo Pérez Hechavarria and José Manuel Romero Martínez, who together with more than 215 athletes they fought with determination in the tatamis of Baku.

Photo exhibition "Havana 500 years" visited by dozens of visitors in the Old Baku

Alfredo Nieves Portuondo

The photo exhibition "Havana 500 years", by the Cuban photojournalist, Vladimir Molina Espada, inaugurated 20 days ago at the House of Photography in Azerbaijan, has had a good attendance of the Azeri public and foreign visitors who visit the historic center of the country every day.

Shamil Pashdamikov, promoter of the House of Photography, stressed that during Holy Week and the realization in this capital of the Formula 1 competitions increased the number of visitors who observed the beauty of Havana.

Azeri media highlights interview with Cuban ambassador in Baku during the V World Forum on Intercultural Dialogue

Alfredo Nieves Portuondo

The state agency AZERTAC, the newspaper "AZERBAIJAN" and the digital media: Ikisahil, MTC and Uluses, reflected the interview offered by the Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba in the Republic of Azerbaijan, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo, about the V World Forum on Dialogue Intercultural carried out in Baku and had as its motto "Build a dialogue to combat discrimination, inequality and violent conflicts."

The diplomat stressed that the Forum calls on the world to maintain peace and dialogue and thanked the Government of Azerbaijan for the high level of organization of the event.