With a representation of the CTC, Cuba was present at the thirteenth Convention of the Canadian Trade Union UFCW, held at the Convention Centre of the Westin Harbour Castle Hotel, in the City of Toronto.
The Cuban delegation was made up of the general secretaries of the national trade unions of the Commerce, Gastronomy and Services; Hotel and Tourism; and Food Industry and Fisheries; and an official from International Relations of the national CTC.
Members of the Consulate and the Juan Gualberto Gómez Association of Cubans enjoyed a beautiful evening during the closing of the XI Teade Canada 2022 International dance event organised by the company Danza Corpus directed by Cuban resident José Ángel Carret.
The performances were masterfully interpreted by students of the company, professional dancers and winners of international awards in this branch of the art.
Ottawa, August 22, 2022. Hosted by the Saint Sauver Chamber of Commerce, a press conference was held for the launch of the Authentic Cuban Fiesta that will take place in early September in this city. With the presence of the Ambassador Héctor Igarza, the Tourism Counsellor Michel Bernal and the Consul General Susanna Malmierca, the main attractions of the event were announced, which will be a showcase to show the Destination Cuba in all its amplitude.
Ottawa, 22 August 2022. Tourism Counsellor Michel Bernal and Consul General Susana Malmierca paid a courtesy call on the Mayor of the City of Saint Sauver Jacques Gariépy. Annie Gouin, Director General of the Chamber of Commerce, Pierre Urguhat, Founder of the Authentic Cuban Fiesta in the city and former Director of the Chamber of Commerce, also took part in the convivial meeting.
Ottawa, August 17, 2022. Everything is ready for the shipment to Cuba from Montreal of a donation of 512 kg of medicines and medical supplies to attend the people affected by the terrible accident in Matanzas.
Thanks to the mobilization of Cubans living in Montreal and friends of solidarity from different parts of Canada, it was possible to make the shipment, full of signs of constant support and concern about the evolution of the events in our country.
Cuba is grateful for the prompt response of Cubans living abroad and friends of solidarity in times of need.