GENEVA, November 21, 2014. In ceremony held last November 18, the Instrument of Ratification was handed in by virtue of which Cuba made official entrance to the International Civil Defence Organization as Member State.
DOMINICA, November 21, 2014. President of the Commonwealth of Dominica, Charles Savarin, received the credential letters of the new Cuban Ambassador Juan Carlos Frómeta de la Rosa, in ceremony held at the House of Government.
GUATEMALA, November 21, 2014. Cuban ambassador to Guatemala, Carlos de Céspedes Piedra, met with the President of the Chamber of Commerce of this Central American nation, Jorge Briz Abularach, to discuss ways to increase the bilateral exchange and investments in the economic-commercial area.
CUBA, November 21, 2014. H.E. Mr. Domingos Simões Pereira, Prime Minister of the Republic of Guinea Bissau arrrived to Cuba this Thursday, November 20, in an official visit. Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ana Teresita Gonzalez Fraga, offered a warm welcome to the Prime Minister at the International Airport Jose Marti.
JAMAICA, November 19, 2014. Jamaica has announced the arrival of 30 Cuban health workers who have been trained in Ebola management, under a human resource agreement between Havana and Kingston.
According to the Jamaican Health Ministry, the workers will be deployed in different areas with the guidance of regional health authorities.
Representatives of the Governments of Cuba and Norway, guarantor countries in the Colombian peace process, responding to a facilitation request from the Government of the Republic of Colombia and the FARC-EP, would like to announce the following:
1. The necessary conditions for the liberation of the following persons have been agreed by the parties:
- General Rubén Alzate
- Corporal Jorge Rodriguez
GENEVA, November 18, 2014. Chief of Staff of the National Civil Defense of Cuba, Gen. Ramon Pardo, ratified here today his country''s willingness to improve results in disaster risk reduction and support the nations that request it.
BAHAMAS, November 17, 2014. A delegation from the Ministry of Culture of Cuba, headed by Mr. Alfredo Ruiz Roche, Director of International Relations, caried out a working visit to The Bahamas invited by the local Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture.
BARBADOS, November 17, 2014. Governor General of Barbados, Elliott Fitzroy Belgrave, received the Credential Letters from new Cuban Ambassador in that Caribbean nation, Francisco Fernandez Peña, in a ceremony held at the Palace of Government.