Cuba in Jamaica

Minister of Health of Jamaica acknowledges Cuba´s leading role in health care

With the presence of Roberto Morales Ojeda, vicepresident of the Council of State and minister of Public Health; Jose Ramon Balaguer, member of the secretariat of Cuban Communist Party; Cristian Morales, representative from the Pan American Health Organization in Cuba and officials, doctos and students from Cuba and other nations, was closed the event that gathered 81 delegations, 27 ministers of Health and participants from 94 countries. On behalf of the delegates to the III Convention Cuba-Health 2018, the minister of Health of Jamaica, Dr. Christopher Tufton, acknowledged the example of Cuba to all the countries of the world for the achievements in the sector "despite of not having great resources, it has achieved a just, equal and of quality health care". 

Minister of Industry, Commerce , Agriculture and Fisheries of Jamaica meets with Cuban trade delegation

KIMGSTON, JAMAICA,  April 18, 2018.- The Ministry of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries of Jamaica,  Audley Shaw, welcomed last Monday afternoon, 16th April, a representation of the large Cuban trade mission visiting this country.

During the meeting, held at the venue of the referred ministry, the parts coincided to express the interest to stimulate the commercial exchanges for the benefit of both peoples. 

Cuba rejects a return to the Monroe Doctrine

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs warns of the seriousness of the message of arrogance and contempt with which the Secretary of State of the United States began a tour of several countries in Latin America and the Caribbean.

President of the Parliament of Cuba, Esteban Lazo Hernandez, met with Thomas Tavares-Finson, President of the Senate of Jamaica Press Note by National Assembly of People´s Power of Cuba

During last Monday´s morning, Esteban Lazo Hernández, president of the National Assembly of People´s Power (ANPP), held a cordial meeting with Thomas Tavares-Finson, president of the Senate of Jamaica, who travelled to Cuba following an invitation to participate at the official unveiling of Jose Marti´s equestrian statue in Havana.

Cuban Ambassador meets with Regional Coordinator for United Nations Environment Programme

KINGSTON, JAMAICA, January 27th, 2018. Cuban Ambassador to Jamaica, Ines Fors Fernández,  welcomed last Thursday, January 25th, the Coordinator of the United Nations Regional  Programme, Dr. Lorna Iniss. 

Dr. Iniss offered a detailed explanation on the fundamental objectives of her office that directs the protection of the environment in the region of the Caribbean. Dr. Iniss highlighted as well the renowned efforts by Cuba in this area which makes the country a referral to the region and the rest of the world.