The Vice Minister of Deputy Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia, Genadi Arveladze, received in Tbilisi, as part of his visit, the Ambassador of Cuba in this Caucasian country, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo.
At the meeting, both authorities identified possible areas of cooperation with the aim of promoting the rapprochement between businessmen of the two countries.
The Cuban diplomat and the Georgian vice minister valued the promotion of investments, the possibility of exports of goods and services and mutual tourism promotion, among others.
The Cuban Ambassador in Azerbaijan, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo, offered a special interview to the Azeri Observer Magazine on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the Triumph of the Cuban Revolution.
The Ambassador highlighted the achievements of the Revolution in these 60 years of struggle and the potential that exists to deepen the links between Cuba and Azerbaijan.
A day of Cuban culture was seized in the Educational Complex 132-134 of Baku of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
The children and teachers of the center dedicated poetry, paintings, fashions of typical costumes and plays to Cuban culture and traditions.
The tribute was attended by the Ambassador of Cuba in Baku, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo, who spoke with the students about Cuban social, historical and cultural traditions.
The diplomat thanked the center's management for carrying out this activity within the framework of the Cuban Culture Day.
Chairman of Azerbaijan`s State Tourism Agency Fuad Naghiyev has met with Cuban Ambassador to the country Alfredo Nieves Portuondo to discuss prospects for tourism cooperation.
The sides stressed the importance of friendly relations between the two countries.
“Cuba is always interested in participating in the International Tourism and Travel Fair in Baku,” the Cuban ambassador said.
Alfredo Nieves Portuondo invited Fuad Naghiyev to attend a tourism event to be held in Havana in May, 2019.
The Cuban ambassador in Azerbaijan, Alfredo Nieves Portuondo, made a working visit to the regions of Astara and Lankaran where he learned about the social and industrial development achieved in the area and the splendor of its culture and gastronomy.
The diplomat began his visit to the province of Astara where he observed the tourist and cultural development of this city bordering Iran.
In Lankaran the ambassador toured a citrus farm in the district of Hirkan and tea plantations.
He also visited the Haydar Aliyev Memorial Park and the Lankaran Ethnographic Museum.