Cuba in Qatar

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.

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.

Cuba announces new migratory regulations


New regulations announced October 28 incorporate suggestions made by Cubans residing in the United States and other countries As part of the continuous, irreversible process of updating the country's migratory policies, the Cuban government has approved the following measures, which will take effect January 1, 2018:

• Eliminate the “Habilitación” (authorization) of passports previously required of Cuban émigrés traveling to the country

Annual report on blockade damages


The report to the United Nations General Assembly on Resolution 71/5 entitled “The Necessity of Ending the Economic, Commercial, and Financial Blockade Imposed by the United States on Cuba” was recently released, exposing the extensive damages suffered by the island

Education and culture continue to be some of the sectors most affected by the coercive measures of the current U.S. administration. 

Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Meets Ambassador of Cuba

Minister of State of Catar

Doha – Information Office – 05 October.- HE Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Sultan bin Saad Al Muraikhi met HE Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba to the State of Qatar, Emilio Caballero Rodriguez.

During the meeting, they discussed bilateral relations between the two countries, ways of boosting and developing them and enhancing prospects of cooperation, in addition to matters of common concern.

The Ambassador was accompaing by Ms. Yadirys Echenique Paz, Thirth Secretary at the Mission