Kingston, Jamaica, 8 July 2020. The Minister of Health and Wellness of Jamaica, Dr. the Honourable Christopher Tufton, described the support of Cuba and other international partners to his country's fight against the Covid-19 pandemic as invaluable. The statement was made on the occasion of his sectoral presentation to the Parliament, held this Tuesday July 7, speaking on the theme "Public Investment in Public Health: Every One Counts."
Kingston, Jamaica, 8 July 2020. This morning, the Minister of Education, Youth and Information of Jamaica, the Honourable Karl Samuda, received the Ambassador of Cuba to this Caribbean nation, H.E Mrs. Inés Fors Fernández.
The Minister of Education and the Cuban diplomat discussed the state of the cooperation relations existing between the Greatest Island in the Antilles and Jamaica, and assessed new areas of interest for expanding them.
By Prensa Latina, in collaboration with EmbaCuba Jamaica
Kingston, Jamaica, 8 July 2020.
The Honourable Sharlene Cartwrigth-Robinson, Premier of the Turks and Caicos Islands, visited yesterday the Cuban Medical Brigade Henry Reeve that supports the efforts of this British overseas territory to combat the Covid-19 disease.
Kingston, Jamaica, 30 June 2020. The Cuban Ambassador to Jamaica, H.E Mrs. Inés Fors Fernández, was received yesterday afternoon at the headquarters of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade of Jamaica by Ambassador Marsha Coore Lobban, Acting Director of the Caribbean and Americas Department, to review the main issues of the bilateral agenda.
The meeting took place in a fraternal, friendly environment, in full observance of physical distancing and protection measures adopted in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Kingston, Jamaica, 25 June 2020. Dr. Morais Guy, a member of the Parliament of Jamaica and PNP’s Shadow Minister of Health, said he was very concerned about the recent introduction in the US Senate of a draft law against Cuba's international medical cooperation, an action that he described as absurd and that should be condemned by all sovereign nations.