Cuba in Canada

Consul General of Cuba in Toronto meets with Prime Minister of Ontario.

Ottawa, March 24, 2017.- Tania Laroque, Cuba's consul general in Toronto, attended this week an event organized by Ontario's Prime Minister Kathleen Wynne for the consular corps accredited.

JOHN DEMONT: Cuba’s ambassador to Canada makes his farewell visit

If this, as he suspects, is his last official visit, Julio Garmendia Peña, Cuba’s ambassador to Canada, will forever have fond memories of Halifax.

Ambassador of Cuba to Canada visits Halifax city.

Ottawa, March 6, 2017.-Cuban Ambassador to Canada Julio Garmendía Peña, together with the first secretary in charge of the Solidarity movement, Miraly González, makes a working visit to the city of Halifax, capital of Nova Scotia and home of the Nova Scotia-Cuba Association in solidarity with the Caribbean island.

Esteban Lazo receives the President of the Canadian Senate

Both leaders agreed on the desire to deepen relations between the two parliaments and highlighted the role played by the respective parliamentary groups of friendship.

Embassy of Cuba in Canada celebrates 58th Anniversary of the Cuban Revolution

Ottawa, February 9, 2017 ̶   On Wednesday evening, the Embassy of Cuba in Ottawa hosted a reception on the occasion of the 58th Anniversary of the Cuban Revolution. Before over 500 guests, Cuban Ambassador to Canada Julio Garmendia Peña started up his opening remarks by paying heartfelt tribute to Fidel Castro Ruz, Leader of the Cuban Revolution, who passed away last November 25. ʺHis legacy will live on in the hearts and minds of all Cuban patriots and of so many people around the globe,ʺ he said.

When referring to bilateral relations, Garmendía Peña described Canadian PM Justin Trudeau’s visit to Cuba last November as ʺthe most significant event over the last decadeʺ.