Port of Spain, April 18, 2018. - In the framework of the excellent bonds of friendship between the peoples of Cuba and Trinidad and Tobago, the official of the Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP), Tania Parra Fonseca, paid a visit to this Caribbean country, in which she carried out an intense exchange program, organized by the solidarity movement "Friends of Cuba in Trinidad and Tobago.
Port of Spain, April 15, 2018-The State Mission of Cuba in Trinidad and Tobago, and representatives of the Movement of Solidarity and Trade Union in this country, gathered at the headquarters of the Communications Unions to commemorate the 57th Anniversary of the Victory of Playa Girón. The act that brought together about a hundred people, was headed by Guillermo Vázquez Moreno, ambassador of Cuba; Coromoto Godoy Calderón, ambassador of Venezuela; Peter Burke, vice president of "Friends of Cuba in Trinidad and Tobago", as well as leaders and members of the main Trinidadian labor movements and an important representation of Cuban health collaborators working in the country.
Port of Spain, March 21st, 2018 – The leader of the Union Movement for workers in the Agricultural Sector of Trinidad and Tobago, Mr. Shiraz Khan, received the Cuban Ambassador, Guillermo Vazquez Moreno in a farm in the central part of the country. Both parties had coordinated this meeting within the framework of the close relations between the respective trade union movements in the agricultural sector and in the mutual interest of exchanging on possible forms of cooperation for the development of the agricultural sector in both countries.
Margarita island, March 16th, 2018 – the ministerial segment of the XXIII Ordinary Meeting of the Ministerial Council of the Association of Caribbean States took place in the state of Nueva Esparta, Venezuela, on the 16th of March, 2018 and gave continuity to the process of revitalization of the organization.
The "Declaration on the Impact of Disasters in the Greater Caribbean Region" and the "Declaration of Solidarity with the Member States and Associate Members of the ACS affected by the natural disasters occurred in September 2017" were approved.
MARGARITA ISLAND, Venezuela.- Cuba reiterates its willingness to continue providing its modest experience in collaborative projects with Caribbean countries, said the Deputy Minister of Foreign Trade and Investment of the Island, Ileana Núñez Mordoche.
As reported by Cuban Deputy Foreign Minister Rogelio Sierra, the statements of the official occurred during the II Cooperation Conference of the Association of Caribbean States (ACS), in Isla Margarita, Venezuela. According to Sierra, the event also highlighted the role of the Greater Antilles in strengthening the ACS and more active cooperation among the nations of the region