Cuba in New Zealand

Cuban President talks with his counterparts from Viet Nam, Russia and China.

Havana, August 31. In recent days, the Cuban President, Miguel Díaz-Canel, spoke by telephone with the presidents of Viet Nam, Russia, and China, whom he thanked the recent demonstrations of solidarity and support towards our people and Government.

Important donations of medicines, equipment, and food have arrived in Cuba from these countries to help us face the Covid19 epidemic and its impact on our economy.

In the talks, the aforementioned leaders highlighted the traditional friendship between our countries and reaffirmed the will to strengthen them.


The Embassy is closed due to the resurgence of COVID19.

Wellington, August 17. Due to the resurgence of Covid19 in New Zealand and the measures adopted to confront it, the Cuban Embassy will be closed while the country remains in Alert Levels 4 and 3. For emergency matters you can communicate by the usual telephones and email addresses.

Together we can do it. Stay safe.

Cuban diplomats visit Palmerston North.

Palmerston North, August 13. The Cuban Ambassador fulfilled an extensive program during a brief visit to this city, in which Consul Dalila Vázquez carried out different coordination efforts for the next opening of the Latin American and Spanish Film Festival (LASFF) there.

The Ambassador was received by the rector of Massey University and met other officials, as well as professors of the Spanish language program.

He also toured various farms and agricultural research laboratories to learn of New Zealand's successful experiences.

Young New Zealanders commemorate Fidel's 95th Anniversary.

Wellington, August 11. Young New Zealanders affiliated with the Aotearoa Communist Party met at the Embassy with First Secretary Dalila Vázquez and the Ambassador.

After an interesting exchange on the situation and plans of each of the parties, those present saw the documentary "Fidel is Fidel" and exchanged experiences and personal anecdotes in relation to the Commander in Chief and Cuba.

Public Meeting of solidarity with Cuba in Auckland.

Auckland, July 29. Organized by the Society of Friendship with Cuba, a public event was held at the headquarters of the FIRST Union, in the city of Auckland.

Conceived as a demonstration of solidarity with Cuba and a celebration of July 26, the event highlighted that "It is time to end the United States' economic war against Cuba!"