Havana Club 7 Años rum is launched in India.

The Pernod Ricard Group launched Havana Club 7 Años rum in the Indian capital, New Delhi. The event was attended by the Cuban Ambassador, Alejandro Simancas Marín, the rest of the officials of the Cuban State Mission, as well as executives of the company in India and representatives of the business sector and the diplomatic corps accredited in the country. During the evening, Cuban culture was represented, marked by its cuisine, music, dance performances and Havana cigars.

Bhutanese graduates in Cuba reaffirm ties of friendship.

Alejandro Simancas, Ambassador to the Kingdom of Bhutan, held an emotional meeting with young Bhutanese graduates in Cuba in the fields of medicine and engineering. The meeting held in the capital city of Timbu, where these young people are now working as professionals, was a meeting of friendship and solidarity. They recalled with affection their years of studies in Cuba, to which they thanked for giving them this opportunity and for being able to contribute now to the social development of their country.

Cuba regrets the loss of human life and the damage caused by heavy rains in Bangladesh.

The President of the Republic of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez conveyed his deepest condolences, on behalf of the Cuban people and government, to His Excellency Mr. Md. Abdul Hamid, President of the People's Republic of Bangladesh, for the regrettable loss of human lives, the high number of victims and the considerable material damage caused by the heavy rains and floods that hit the country.


The Young Communist League of Cuba sends congratulatory message to the Democratic Youth Federation of India.

The Young Communist League of Cuba (UJC) welcomed the positive results of the 11th National Conference of the Democratic Youth Federation of India (DYFI) and extended its congratulations to comrades A.A. Rahim and Himangnaraj Bhattacharya for their new responsibilities as President and Secretary General of the DYFI, respectively.

The UJC also expressed its gratitude for the resolution of solidarity with Cuba and its condemnation of the blockade, adopted during the Conference, while ratifying its commitment to continue working together.