Helsinki, May 14th, 2019 – The First Deputy Foreign Minister of Cuba, Marcelino Medina González, was received this Tuesday in the headquarters of the Finish Ministry of Foreign Affairs by Matti Anttonen, Permanent State Secretary for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland, on the occasion of the visit of the Cuban Deputy Foreign Minister to this European country.
CUBA, May 10th, 2019 – On May 12th, First Deputy Foreign Minister of Cuba, Marcelino Medina González, will begin a working tour to the Republic of Finland, the Kingdom of Norway, the Kingdom of Sweden, and the Republic of Lithuania.
During his tour, the First Deputy Foreign Minister will chair the bilateral political dialogue with each of the counterparts' foreign ministries, and will be received by personalities of their respective governments and foreign ministries, with whom he will discuss issues of common interest of the bilateral and international agendas.(Cubaminrex)
Helsinki, January 22, 2019. Thousands of Finns and visitors from different latitudes, along with exhibitors from 80 countries and travel agents from all continents, had the opportunity to approach the attractive options and multiple benefits offered by Cuba as a safe travel destination during the international tourism fair MATKA 2019. Considered the largest event in this sector in northern Europe, MATKA 2019 took place between 17 and 20 January at the fairground "Messukeskus" in this capital.
Helsinki, October 18, 2018. As part of the several activities that take place during these days in Finland, on the occasion of the Cuban Cultural Days, the Ambassador of Cuba Eduardo Lazo Pérez gave a conference on Tuesday, October 16, at the Central Library of the city of Tampere, which brought together more than one hundred people, including former parliamentarians, members of the Finland-Cuba Friendship Association, Cuban residents and residents of that important city.
Helsinki, May 29, 2018. During her visit to Finland, Cuban deputy Mariela Castro Espín held a meeting on May 28 with H.E Mr. Jukka Pietikäinen, Finnish Ambassador to Cuba, resident in Helsinki, who was accompanied by Ms. Anu Korppi, deputy director of the Unit for Latin America and Caribbean of the Ministry of Foreigns Affairs of Finland; Mrs. Janina Hasenson, deputy director of the Unit in charge of the Human Rights Policy and H.E Mrs. Anne Meskanen, Ambassador for Equality Affairs at the Ministry.
Helsinki, May 28, 2018. Dr. Mariela Castro Espín, deputy and director of the National Center for Sex Education (CENESEX) of Cuba, gave a lecture at the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Helsinki, attended by the former President of the Republic of Finland, H.E. Mrs. Tarja Halonen, who delivered a closing speech.
Helsinki, May 26, 2018. The prestigious Åbo Akademi University, in the city of Turku, Finland, conferred the title of Doctor Honoris Causa in Psychology to Dr. Mariela Castro Espín, director of the National Center for Sex Education (CENESEX) of Cuba, in a solemn ceremony held on Friday, May 25, in the Concert Hall of the historic city, located in the southwest of the country.