Cuba in Jamaica

Prime Minister of Jamaica receives Cuban Ambassador

KINGTSTON, JAMAICA, January 22, 2018.  Prime Minister of Jamaica, Andrew Holnes, welcomed the Cuban Ambassador, Ines Fors Fernandez in courtesy visit.

During the cordial meeting, the Prime Minister highlighted the ties that unite Cuba and Jamaica, which started long before the date diplomatic relations were establish, 8th  December 1972. 

Holness referred with pride that his country was refuge to many Cuban patriots that fought for independence like Jose Marti, Antonio Maceo and Mariana Grajales. 

Permanent Secretary of Education of Jamaica met with First Deputy Minister of Culture of Cuba

KINGSTON, JAMAICA, January 17, 2018.-  Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Education, Youth and Information of Jamaica, Deanroy Bernard, welcomed this Tuesday afternoon, January 16th, First Deputy Minister of Culture of Cuba, María Elena Salgado Cabrera, who carries out a work visit to this Caribbean island. 

During the cordial meeting at the venue of this ministry, both parts ratified the willingness of both governments to continue strengthening the bilateral ties and the efforts to increase the current cooperation.

First Deputy Minister of Culture starts visits to Jamaica

KINGSTON, JAMAICA, January 16th, 2018. First Deputy Minister of Culture of Cuba, María Elena Salgado, started a four-day visit to Jamaica, this Monday, January 15th.

The visit has the purpose to assess the path of cooperation projects between the two countries and to identify new reas for bilateral collaboration in the sphere of culture and artistic training.

First Deputy Minister of Culture will meet with ministers of Culture and Education of Jamaica as well as with artistic education institutions and academic centres. 

President of the Senate of Jamaica welcomes First Deputy Minister of Culture of Cuba

KINGSTON, JAMAICA, Jauary 16, 2018.  President of the Senate of Jamaica, Hon. Thomas Tavares-Finson, welcomed to Jamaica the First Deputy Minister of Culture of Cuba, María Elena Salgado, and the accompanying delegation.

Durig the meeting, celebrated last Monday, January 15, the Jamaican Senator wished success to Salgado during her visit to Jamaica and also considered that there's much left to do in the area of culture for the benefit of both peoples.

Cuba and Jamaica appeal for more trade exchanges

Kingston, Jamaica, January 5th, 2018. The Minister of Industry , Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries of Jamaica, Karl Samuda,  welcomed the Cuban Ambassador Ines Fors Fernandez in a courtesy visit. 

The meeting, held at the venue of this ministry, served to ratified the willingness of both countries to further strengthen the economic-commercial relations and take them to the same level of excelence of the diplomatic-political relations.

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