The Ambassador of Cuba, Vilma Reyes Valdespino, was received in audience by Mr. Cecil McKie, Minister of Tourism, Sports and Culture of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.
During the meeting, the parties agreed in favor of the strengthening of the cooperation and the coordination of actions between Cuba and Saint Vincent in the spheres of the culture, the sport and the tourism, as much as bilateral as in regional.
The parties agreed on the need for greater participation of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines in the activities of the Plan of action of Alba and the cultural events of CELAC.
During the meeting, the Cuban Ambassador gave to the Minister, a copy of Cuba's report on the 70/5 resolution of the UN "Necessity of ending the economic, commercial and financial embargo imposed by the United States of America against Cuba" and made a presentation on the contents of the same.
The Minister ratified his solidarity with the largest Island of the Antilles and the position of the rejection of the American blockade against Cuba, which Saint Vincent and the Grenadines annually manifest at the Assembly General of Nations United.