SRI LANKA, February 3, 2017. - The Honorable Navin Dissanayake, Minister of Plantation Industries of Sri Lanka, received the Cuban Ambassador, Juana Elena Ramos Rodríguez, at the headquarter of this Ministry.
During the meeting, the two sides discussed on various current issues and exchanged widely on the possibilities of expanding cooperation between the two countries, particularly in the sectors related to the sugar and coconut industries.
The Cuban Ambassador also inform the Sri Lankan Minister about the current process of updating the Cuban socialist model and Cuba's relentless demand that the blockade imposed by the United States against the island for over half a century be lifted.
(Cubaminrex-Embacuba Sri Lanka)