Aotearoa Bike Challenge 2018

On February 12th., Ambassador Mario Alzugaray took part in Aotearoa Bike Challenge at the coolest small capital city in the world, invited by the Wellington City Council.

Aotearoa Bike Challenge is a fun, free competition between local organisations to see which can get the most staff to try riding a bike. It´s been implemented to raise awareness on the importance of environment protection and promoting a healthier life by riding your bike.

Cuban Vice President pays tribute to Dr. Kwame Nkrumah in the Memorial that perpetuates his memory

The Cuban Vice President, López Acea, and her delegation paid tribute to Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, outstanding Pan-African leader, strategist of the national independence, and the first President of the Republic of Ghana.

The Cuban Vice President placed a wreath before the statue of Dr. Nkrumah. Subsequently, he toured the Museum that perpetuates the life and work of one of the founders of the Organization for African Unity (OAU), today the African Union (AU).

Cuban and Malaysian representatives assess the progress of bilateral ties

Kuala Lumpur, February 12- The ambassador of Cuba in Malaysia, Ibete Fernández Hernández, was received by Mrs. Kamsiah Kamairuddin, director of Americas of the Malaysian chancellery, on the occasion of assuming this new position.

During the meeting, the parties reviewed the development of bilateral ties and agreed on the need to strengthen them through the exchange of experiences in sectors of mutual interest and high-level delegations to deepen the political dialogue.

Cuba and Uganda to expand cooperation to the higher education sector

 Uganda, February 12, 2018. - Cuban Ambassador to Uganda Antonio Luis Pubillones Izaguirre received Professor Eli Katunguka, Vice Chancellor of the University of Kyambogo, in his office.

During the meeting, which took place in a fraternal environment, ways were examined to expand the cooperation ties between Cuba and Uganda to the higher education sector. Both parties welcomed the good state of bilateral relations and committed to work together in the future to achieve this important objective on mutually beneficial bases.

Cuban Vice President talks with members of the State Mission in Ghana

The Vice President of the Council of State of Cuba, Mercedes López Acea, met with the workers' group of the Cuban Diplomatic Mission and with members of the Cuban Medical Brigade (BMC) who work in the Ghanaian territory.

During the exchange with the Vice President, the head of the Cuban Medical Mission, Dr. Ana Lubín García, explained the working conditions of the volunteers, who work in five of the ten regions of Ghana: Greater Accra, Eastern, Volta, Northern and Upper East.

Vice President Mercedes López Acea thanks the Ghanaian people for their solidarity with Cuba

The Vice President of the Council of State of Cuba, Mercedes López Acea, presided over an Act of Solidarity with Cuba at T-Havana Parks Center, located in the city of Tema.

The Cuban Vice President, who makes an official visit to the Republic of Ghana, acknowledged the expressions of affection received since her arrival, reiterating Cuba's commitment to that brother and supportive people. She also thanked the support of the Ghanaian people in the historic battle for the lifting of the blockade.

Vice President of Cuba holds meeting with former President of Ghana, Jerry John Rawlings

As part of the work agenda developed in Ghana, the Vice President of the Council of State, Mercedes López Acea was received by the former President of the country, Jerry John Rawlings.

Both personalities, in a pleasant atmosphere, recounted elements of the history of bilateral relations between both countries; the figure of the leaders of the Cuban Revolution was highlighted.