Cuba in Sweden

Cuban delegation of the Institute of Friendship with the Peoples holds a meeting with the Vice Mayor of Gothenburg.

Gothenburg, March 10, 2023- As part of the meetings planned during his stay in Sweden, the Director for Europe of the Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples, Rigoberto Zarza Ross, paid a courtesy visit to the Gothenburg City Hall .

In the meeting with the Vice Mayor, Mr. Håkan Eriksson, and with the Head of the Department for City Development, Henrik Levin, Zarza conveyed the message of friendship for the Cuban people and the importance of developing ties. He also conveyed the will of the Cuban side to strengthen relations with the largest port city in the country.

Delegation of the Ministry of Industry of Cuba visits Stockholm.

Stockholm, March 7, 2023- A delegation made up of executives from the Ministry of Industry, as well as from different Cuban companies such as GESIME and TECNOSIME, and from the "Martha Abreu" Central University, is making a working visit to Stockholm.

As part of the program aimed at learning about experiences related to the creation of industrial science parks, meetings have been held with various counterparts from both the public and private sectors.

In addition to touring centers of interest, the delegation held a meeting at the Ministry of Climate and Enterprises.

Cuba receives members of the Reflex Theater group

As part of the actions to promote ties between the Caribbean Island and Sweden, the Director of the Reflex Theater group, Kent Eckbert, together with other members of the group, visited the Island and maintained contact with Cuban counterpart institutions.

The exchanges with Teatro el Público,Danza Contemporánea de Cuba and the  National Council of Performing Arts among others, opened another door to cultural rapprochement, which always enriches the spirit.

Ambassador of Cuba participates in an exchange with the board of the Stockholm branch of the AASC.

In the context of the annual meeting of the Stockholm branch of the Swedish-Cuban Friendship Association (AASC), the Ambassador of Cuba, Alba Soto Pimentel, held an exchange with the participants.

The occasion was propitious to provide information on Cuban and the challenges the Island face. In her speech, she referred to the tightening of the blockade against Cuba and its consequences, including the application of Title III of the Helms Burton Act. Finally, she thanked the permanent complaint that solidarity friends make of the blockade.