Cuba in New Zealand

Film "Cuba Libre" opens Latin America and Spain in Wellington Film Festival

Wellington, October 21, 2017. -With the screening of the film "Cuba Libre", by director Jorge L. Sanchez, was launched in Wellington the 16th edition of the Latin America and Spain Film Festival (LASFF).

Cuban Ambassador, Mario Alzugaray, introduced the movie, which reflects the relationship between two children who lived the end of Spanish colonial rule in Cuba and the arrival of the US occupation army.

Cuban agribusiness delegation visiting NZ

The Cuban delegation being hosted at Milk Test NZ & Fonterra Te Rapa plant

Wellington, October 6, 2017. With the purpose of getting acquainted with New Zealand experiences in the livestock industry and to promote cooperation and business in this sector, a delegation from Cuba, led by Deputy Director of the Ministry of Agriculture, Arián Gutiérrez Velázquez, is visiting New Zealand.

Officials and businessmen from different branches and institutions associated with the livestock and food industry of Cuba are also part of the group.

Cuban Ambassador´s presentation at Kapiti Rotary Club

Cuban Ambassador (center) with some members of Kapiti Rotary Club

Wellington, October 5th, 2017. On Thursday night, Cuban Ambassador Mario Alzugaray gave a presentation about Cuba at the Kapiti Rotary Club, where he was able to provide details on his country's history and prospects for economic and social development.

Cuba emphasizes its cooperation commitment with the Pacific Islands

Apia, 8 September 2017. - On the occasion of the 48th Pacific Islands Forum held in Samoa, the director general for Bilateral Affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Gerardo Peñalver Portal, confirmed the commitment of Cuba to continue pushing forward cooperation with Small Island Developing States in this region.