Cuba in Jamaica

Ambassador of Cuba holds cordial meeting with Minister of Justice of Jamaica

Kingston, Jamaica, November 16th, 2017. Cuban Ambassador to Jamaica, Ines Fors Fernandez, was welcomed, this morning, by the Minister of Justice of Jamaica, Delroy Chuck, at the headquarters of said ministry in Kingston.

During the cordial meeting, both parts expressed the willingness to increase the cooperation between the ministries of Justice of Jamaica and Cuba and to continue strengthening the instruments of cooperation that already exist.

Minister of Transportation and Mining of Jamaica and Cuban Ambassador appeal to increase bilateral exchanges

JAMAICA, KINGSTON, November 14th, 2017. The Minister of Transportation and Mining of Jamaica, Lester Michael Henry, received  the Ambassador of Cuba, Inés Fors Fernández, at the venue of the ministry in this capital.

During the cordial meeting, both parts expressed the willingness to strengthen the bilateral relations, in particular, to explore new areas to facilitate the exchange of experiences and the cooperation to the development of the different spheres related with transportation and mining in both  countries.

Secretary General of the International Seabed Authority meets with Cuban Ambassador

Embajadora Inés Fors Fernández dialoga con Secretario General de ISA, Michael W. Lodge

KINGSTON, JAMAICA,  November 7th, 2017. Secretary General  of the International Seabed Authority, Michael W Lodge, welcome this morning the Ambassador of Cuba, Inés Fors Fernández, in ceremony of  presentation of credential letters accrediting her as Permanent Representative of the Republic of Cuba before this organization.

Large Jamaican delegation participates at International Fair of Havana FIHAV 2017

KINGSTON, JAMAICA, November 2nd, 2017. A large trade delegation from Jamaica participates at the International Fair of Havana FIHAV 2017, held a Expocuba fairgrounds in the outskirts of Havana.

Jamaica´s delegation is led by Marlene Porter, head of the Market Developing division at JAMPRO, institution that promotes the commercial relations of Jamaica, at the Ministry of Economic Development and Job Creation.

Parliament of Jamaica adopts motion against the Blockade

KINGSTON, JAMAICA, October 31st, 2017. Hours before the historic voting at United Nations General Assembly against the United States blockade, the Parliament of Jamaica unanimously adopted a motion condemning the outdated policy that has a tremendous impact on the people of Cuba.

The motion, adopted for nine consecutive years now by the Jamaican legislators, condemns the “economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States” and refers that this policy continues to be “the main obstacle to the economic and social development of Cuba”.