Georgetown, June 13, 2018. The Deputy Minister for Foreign Affairs of Cuba held a working meeting with the Director General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Guyana, Ambassador Audrey Waddell. On the Guyanese side, a broad representation of officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and other government institutions participated in the meeting; on the Cuban side, the Director of Central America, Mexico and the Caribbean of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Jorge Luis Mayo Fernández, and the Ambassador of Cuba, Narciso Reinaldo Amador Socorro, attended.
Georgetown, June 13, 2018. The Hon. Mr. Moses Veerasammy Nagamootoo, Prime Minister and First Vice President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana, received in his personal office on Wednesday, the Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba, Rogelio Sierra Díaz, who is visiting Georgetown with the aim of holding talks with the Guyanese authorities to strengthen and expand relations between the two Caribbean nations.
Georgetown, June 12, 2018. Cuba's Deputy Foreign Minister, Rogelio Sierra Díaz, arrived in Guyana on Tuesday to pay courtesy visits to President David Granger, Prime Minister Moses Nagamootoo and Minister of State and Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs, Joseph Harmon.
The Cuban Vice-Chancellor will hold bilateral meetings with the Director General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Audrey Waddell; the Acting Secretary and Assistant Secretary General for Human and Social Development of CARICOM, Dr. Douglas Slater; the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Public Health of Guyana, Collette Adams, and other government officials.
The Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cuba, Rogelio Sierra Díaz, begins today a visit to Guyana as part of a tour of several Caribbean countries that began on June 5. The Cuban diplomat will be accompanied by the Director for Central America, Mexico and the Caribbean of the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Jorge Luis Mayo Fernández.
Guyana is of particular importance to Cuba, as along with Trinidad and Tobago, Barbados and Jamaica, they established diplomatic relations with the island simultaneously on December 8, 1972.
Georgetown, June 11, 2018. With the participation of the Minister of Education of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana Hon. Dr. Nicolette Henry and the Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba in Guyana Mr. Narciso Reinaldo Amador Socorro, among other personalities, the graduation ceremony of eight Guyanese specialists was held. They were trained in the area of diagnosis and physical rehabilitation by a group of specialists from the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Cuba.