Cuba participates in the Meeting of Caribbean Customs Authorities in Barbados.

The ordinary meeting of the Caribbean Customs technical cooperation agency took place in Barbados, in which the issues of regional collaboration in this important cross-border control activity were updated. Cuba is an active part of this multilateral collaboration mechanism. The agreements of the meeting continue and update a dynamic of collaborative work of several decades.

The Cuban Ambassador visits the Minister of Finances of Barbados

The Ambassador of Cuba was received on a courtesy visit by the Minister of Finance of Barbados, the Honorable Ryan Straughn, M.P. with whom he addressed various aspects of bilateral relations and analyzed economic and financial issues in the region. The Minister thanked the cooperation received by Barbados in confronting the pandemic with the support of Cuban medical personnel and also reviewed various aspects of the historic cooperative relationship between the two countries, which this year arrive at the fiftieth anniversary of diplomatic relations.

A new Cuban Medical Brigade arrives in Barbados.

Arrribo de la nueva Brigada Medica cubana a Barbados.

A new Cuban Medical Brigade arrived in Barbados following the return of the Henry Reeve Brigade, which for two years carried out emergency work in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. Made up of 70 specialists, including intensive care doctors, specialized nurses and laboratory specialists, it will provide services in different medical facilities in the country and will help cover the existing deficit of equivalent professionals in the public health and wellness system of this sister Caribbean country with which Cuba celebrates the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations this year .