New victory of Cuba against the blockade was celebrated in The Bahamas

New victory of Cuba against the blockade was celebrated in The Bahamas

NASSAU, November 20th, 2017. -The Embassy of Cuba in The Bahamas recently held a cultural and political function at the Ambassador's residence to celebrate Cuba's new victory in the United Nations General Assembly against the blockade imposed by the US. Also, the 43 Anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Cuba and The Bahamas was celebrated.

Press release: US Department of the Treasury imposes a new fine on US and third-country companies.

New York, November 20, 2017. On November 17, the US Department of the Treasury announced that the financial firm American Express Company (AMEX) will pay a fine of 204,277 dollars for the alleged violation of the blockade against Cuba.

The Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) of this federal entity announced that the sanction is related to the possible liability of the Belgian company BCC Corporate SA (BCCC) for apparent violations of the Cuban Assets Control Regulations.

Ambassador of Cuba exchanges with the Minister of State for Grand Bahama during her visit to the territory

Ambassador of Cuba exchanges with the Minister of State for Grand Bahama during her visit to the territory

Nassau, November 20th, 2017.-The Ambassador of Cuba to the Bahamas, Ismara Vargas Walter, recently made a working visit to the island of Grand Bahama, ranked second in the Bahamian territory, where she exchanged with local authorities.

During her visit, the diplomat made a courtesy call to the Minister of State in the Office of the Prime Minister for Grand Bahama, Hon. Kwasi Thompson. They exchanged on various topics of interest, in particular on the existing cooperation between both countries.

Renowned Cuban artist visits Katara

Visita a Katara

The Peninsula, 16 de noviembre 2017.- Renowned Cuban contemporary artist Juan Arel Ruiz Contino along with Cuban Ambassador to Qatar Emilio Caballero Rodriguez visited the Cultural Village Foundation – Katara on Wednesday.

They were received by Katara General Manager Dr Khalid bin Ibrahim Al Sulaiti.

They discussed ways to enhance joint cultural cooperation through hosting cultural events and exhibitions that contribute to strengthening of the mutual relations between Katara and the Cuban Embassy.

Ambassador of Cuba see off the Minister of Youth and Sports of Ghana on his trip to Havana

The Ambassador of Cuba, Pedro Luis Despaigne González saw off the Minister for Youth and Sports and member of the Parliament of Ghana, Mr. Isaac Kwame Asiamah, in his travel to Cuba.

The Minister, as the head of a delegation of four members, will participate in Cuba in the 7th International Convention of Physical Activity and Sport (AFIDE 2017), after invitation received from the President of the National Institute of Sports, Physical Education and Recreation of Cuba (INDER, acronym in Spanish) Dr. Antonio E. Becalli.

Cuban Ambassador meets with the Minister of Tourism and Aviation of The Bahamas

Cuban Ambassador meets with the Minister of Tourism and Aviation of The Bahamas

NASSAU, November 18th, 2017.-The Ambassador of Cuba to The Bahamas, Ismara Vargas Walter, recently held a meeting with the Minister of Tourism and Aviation of The Bahamas, Honorable Dionisio James D'Aguilar.

In the exchange, both parties reviewed issues of common interest. They also discussed about the good level of the relations between Cuba and The Bahamas.

The Cuban Ambassador to the United Kingdom delivered a lecture at the Labour’s Party Annual Conference of in Brighton

The Cuban Ambassador to the United Kingdom, Teresita Vicente Sotolongo, gave a lecture on the occasion of the Labour’s Party Annual Conference of in Brighton. Denouncing the blockade, the permanent demand of devolution of the territory illegally occupied by the United States, Guantanamo Naval Base and the aggressive policy of the new host at the White House, Donald Trump, were among the topics reported by the Ambassador and panel members.

Ambassador highlights the validity of Fidel Castro's solidary thought in meeting with students of the Malaysian National University.

Kuala Lumpur, November 17- After an invitation from the Center for Latin American Studies of the National University of Malaysia, the Cuban ambassador exchanged with university students and professors about Cuba and its current situation, the exercise of its solidarity and the effects of the blockade.

The occasion was propitious to transfer to the audience information about Cuba in the framework of the program carried out by the study center, entitled "Knowing Latin America".

THE WORKERS' CENTRAL UNION OF CUBA PARTICIPATES IN A TRADE UNION EVENT IN CYPRUS

THE WORKERS' CENTRAL UNION OF CUBA PARTICIPATES IN A TRADE UNION EVENT IN CYPRUS

THE WORKERS' CENTRAL UNION OF CUBA PARTICIPATES IN A TRADE UNION EVENT IN CYPRUS

Nicosia, November 17, 2017. - The Member of the Secretariat of the National Workers' Central Union, in charge of international relations and deputy to the National Assembly of People's Power, Ismael Drullet Pérez, is participating in the 27th Congress of the Pan-Cypriot Federation of Labor, which is taking place in the capital of Cyprus, Nicosia, until November 18th.

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