The Cuban Embassy in Hanoi hosted on December 14 the second meeting of Cuban residents, with the presence of the nationals living in the northern half of Vietnam.
On this occasion, the Cuban ambassador in the Indo-Chinese country, Lianys Torres Rivera, reviewed the relevant political events that took place in the country in 2019, such as the approval of a new Constitution with broad popular support, the election of the President and the Vice President of the Republic, as well as the President of the National Assembly.
To the rhythm of classics of the Cuban pentagram such as Guantanamera, Negra Tomasa, and Chan Chan, hundreds of people enjoyed the Compay Segundo group´s first concert in the Vietnamese capital.
The Salsa Night Fever show brought the exclusivity of a symbol of traditional Cuban music to the multinational public who attended the Hanoi Youth Theater, including Vietnam fans, foreign tourists, Vietnamese graduated in Cuba, cooperators from the Caribbean country, and Cubans residents in this city.
A delegation of the General Customs of the Republic of Cuba (GCR), headed by its chief, Nelson Cordovés Reyes, fulfilled a work agenda in Vietnam between November 10 and 14.
The Cuban delegation exchanged with the General Director of the Vietnam General Department of Customs, Nguyen Van Can, about the state and prospects of cooperation between the two institutions, based on the Memorandum signed in 2013.
The Cuban Embassy participated in the International Workshop “Ho Chi Minh´s legacy for Vietnamese cultural diplomacy”, held this October 29 in the central province of Nghe An, where venerable Uncle Ho was born.
On behalf of Cuba, the official in charge of political and economic issues, Ambassador Carlos Alfredo Amores Balbín, mentioned the confluence of the distinguished Vietnamese leader´s thought with the Cuban Revolution foreign policy.
This September 29, the Cuban Embassy participated in the 46th edition of the Marathon for Peace, organized by the Popular Committee of the capital city, the Hanoi Union of Friendship Organizations, and Hanoi Moi newspaper.
During the pre-competition ceremony, the Organizing Committee of the event highlighted the Embassy of Cuba outstanding participation in these annual competitions.