Cuba in Trinidad and Tobago

Cuba participates in the 9th Extraordinary Meeting of the Ministerial Council of the ACS.


Port of Spain, August 1st, 2018 – The permanent representative of Cuba to the Association of Caribbean States (ACS), Ambassador Guillermo Vázquez Moreno, headed the Cuban delegation that participated in the 9th Extraordinary Meeting of the Ministerial Council of the ACS that took place in this capital.

Participating in the meeting were the member states with the objective of examining and approving the terms of reference for the directors of the organization that would be chosen in the next Ministerial Council.

65th Anniversary of July 26th, Day of the National Rebellion, was commemorated in Trinidad and Tobago.

Port of Spain, July 29th, 2018. The 65th Anniversary of the 26th of July, Day of the National Rebellion was commemorated in this capital with a political-cultural act.  

The celebratory act for the 26th of July was headed by the Cuban Ambassador, directives of the Friends with Cuba Association and the Cuban Medical Brigade, among other members.

In attendance were the Cuban collaborators, members of the solidarity movement with Cuba, political leaders, Cuban residents, among others.

Cuba-TT trade continues to grow

Port of Spain, 28 Jun.- 2018. Minister of Trade and Industry Senator the Honourable Paula Gopee-Scoon recently met with Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cuba, His Excellency Rogelio Sierra Diaz to discuss among other things, opportunities for increased trade with Cuba.

Trinidad and Tobago is currently Cuba’s largest CARICOM trading partner, recording 80% of trade in the region.

Cuba delegation to attend Trade and Investment Convention 2018

Port of Spain, 29  Jun 2018. A Cuban trade delegation, headed by Rubén Ramos, Vice President of the Chamber of Commerce of Cuba, will attend the Trade and Investment Convention 2018 (TIC).

The delegation comprises representatives from 19 Cuban companies and about 30 officials, and covers sectors such as the food and beverage industry, biotechnology, chemical, sugar production, construction, public health, tourism, culture, science and technology, telecommunications, and household consumer goods.