Antonio Guerrero, Hero of the Republic of Cuba, arrives to Namibia in a work visit.

Antonio Guerrero, Hero of the Republic of Cuba, arrives to Namibia in a work visit.

Antonio Guerrero Rodríguez, Hero of the Republic of Cuba and Vice-President of the Superior Organization for Entrepreneurial Management (OSDE) of Construction Design and Engineering, and Rubí Despaigne, President of the UNECA, Cuban Construction Services Company, arrived on Tuesday to Windhoek, capital of Namibia, on a working visit to check bilateral cooperation in that area.

As part of their work program, both representatives of Cuba will hold meetings with their Namibian counterparts in the Ministry of Urban and Rural Development and in the Ministry of Public Works and Transportation.

They will also attend the Fidel Castro Primary School in Katutura, an educational center that welcomes more than a thousand students, and will participate in a meeting with the Cuban residents and collaborators in this African country, as well as with the members of the Namibia- Cuba Friendship Association.

For his part, the Cuban hero will be received by the Vice Prime Minister and Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah and by leaders of the SWAPO Party.

The visit from November 14 to 17 to the Namibian capital will contribute to the strengthening of relations between Havana and Windhoek.

Gran Caribe’s Hotel Installations Ready for High Season

Gran Caribe

Gran Caribe Hotel Chain is ready to welcome visitors with better tourism products in the Jardines del Rey complex, located north of the province of Ciego de Avila.
Vice President of the Chain, Alexander Alonso Cid told ACN that the travel agencies and tour operators are selling reservations in all of its installations across the country. He added that they expect an excellent high season with hotels that have been refurbished in its infrastructure and improvement in services after Hurricane Irma.

Bolivia: successful application of an economic, social, community and productive model

Statement by Mr. Pedro Luis Pedroso Cuesta, Cuban Ambassador, in the trade policy examination of the Plurinational State of Bolivia. November 14, 2017

Mr. Chairman,

We thank you for your introductory words and the speaker, Ambassador Francisco Lima, for the report presented.

We would like to extend a warm welcome to the high level delegation from La Paz, chaired by His Excellency Mr. Clarens Emdara, Deputy Minister of Foreign Trade and Integration of the brother Government of the Plurinational State of Bolivia.

#Cuba defends the need for a legally binding agreement on the prohibition of lethal autonomous weapons


Mr. Chairman:

First of all, I would like to welcome you and wish you success in carrying out your duties as Chairman of the Group of Governmental Experts. Cuba trusts that with your knowledge, experience and diplomatic skills you will be able to guide our work effectively towards the achievement of a successful outcome.

Cuba calls for a ban on lethal autonomous weapons and defends the International Humanitarian Law


Geneva, November 13, 2017- The Group of Governmental Experts on Lethal Autonomous Weapons started its work in Geneva today. It is the first time that this group has met since its inception by the High Contracting Parties to the Convention on Certain Conventional Weapons at the end of 2016.

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.

Danish Communist Parties reaffirm their solidarity with Cuba and remember Fidel during the celebration of the 100th anniversary of the October Revolution

Cuban Ambassador to Denmark delivered a speech on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the October Revolution

In the framework of the celebration of the 100th anniversary of the October Revolution, on November 11 the Danish Communist Parties reaffirmed in Copenhagen their support and solidarity with Cuba at a time when the economic, commercial and financial blockade policy against the Caribbean island is reinforced.

Consular Director of the Foreign Ministry receives the Ambassador of Cuba


NIGERIA, November 13, 2017. At the headquarters of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Director of the Consular Division received the Ambassador of Cuba, Carlos Trejo Sosa.

The meeting allowed to strengthen ties between both parties in the consular area and the dialogue flowed in a cordial, respectful manner, in correspondence with the state of relations between Cuba and Nigeria.

The Cuban diplomat reported on the requirements of the Cuban Embassy in the consular office, to improve the services offered to Nigerian citizens.