Wellington, November 2. Cuban Ambassador Edgardo Valdés congratulated, through the Embassy's twitter account, the new cabinet and especially Nanaia Mahuta, New Zealand's first female foreign minister.
In his message, the Ambassador expressed Cuba's willingness to work together to strengthen the bilateral relationship and promote a more just and sustainable world order.
The new chancellor is a prominent member of the Maori community and from positions in the Government has promoted projects for the benefit of those most in need.
Wellington, October 27. The Cuban Ambassador, Edgardo Valdés López, made a presentation on Cuban foreign policy and its priorities in the world today, at an event sponsored by the New Zealand Institute of International Affairs (NZIIA), held at Victoria University.
Members of the Wellington chapter of the Institute, academics, university professors and officials from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade attended.
It was a wide and interesting exchange that contributed to the knowledge of the Cuban reality and our interaction with the world.
Wellington, October 24. After several presentations by the group "Son de Cuba" and salsa classes from the "Cuba Fusion" project, in the context of celebrations for Cuban culture, Cuban residents, family and friends met on Saturday at the Cuban Embassy.
With music, food and traditional Cuban drinks, it was an afternoon of joys and anecdotes with a little nostalgia for our homeland.
Auckland, October 22. At an event organized by the Latin America / New Zealand Business Council (LANZBC), in the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron, the Ambassador of Cuba, Edgardo Valdés López and the New Zealand businessman Geoff Marsland, from the Havana Coffee Works (HCW) company , presented to more than one hundred young professionals, entrepreneurs and executives of LANZBC, the new business and investment environment in Cuba and the concrete experience of HCW.