Cuba in Vietnam

Defence Minister of Vietnam receives Cuban Construction Minister

Minister of National Defense General Phan Van Giang received Cuban Minister of Construction René Antonio Mesa Villafana in Hanoi on March 28.

Gen. Giang hailed the time-honoured friendship between Vietnam and Cuba over the past decades, and said despite its difficulties Cuba has lent its helping hand to Vietnam’s COVID-19 fight.

Chairman of the Vietnamese National Assembly call to end blockade against Cuba

Viet Nam supports the call to end embargo policies against Cuba, said Chairman of the Vietnamese National Assembly Vuong Dinh Hue.

The top legislator of Viet Nam made the above statement during his online talks with President of the National Assembly of People's Power of Cuba Esteban Lazo Hernández on March 25.

Education for next generation about Vietnam & Cuba's profound friendship needs promoting

Vice President - General Secretary of Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations Phan Anh Son received Cuban Deputy Head of Mission to Vietnam Joy Puentes Saldise, who came to pay a courtesy visit, in Hanoi on March 18.

Joy Puentes Saldise thanked VUFO's warm welcoming. According to the suggestions of the leaders of The Cuban Institute of Friendship with the Peoples (ICAP), the diplomat picked VUFO as one of the first agencies to pay a courtesy visit.

Defence Minister welcomes Cuban Ambassador to Vietnam

Defence Minister Gen. Phan Van Giang hosted a reception in Hanoi on March 17 for new Cuban Ambassador to Vietnam Orlando Nicolás Hernández Guillén, during which he wished the latter will have a successful working tenure and contribute to enhancing the bilateral relations.

He took the occasion to thank Cuba for helping Vietnam fight the COVID-19 pandemic by providing treatment drugs, sending experienced medical experts, and presenting 150,000 doses of vaccine to his ministry.