Havana - Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Friday received Vietnamese Ambassador to Havana Le Thanh Tung on the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
On his Twitter account, the head of Cuban diplomac noted that the meeting allowed examining 'the excellent state' of bilateral ties.
Likewise, the encounter ratified the importance granted to the celebration of the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations.
On Friday, Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel highlighted on Twitter the sisterhood with that nation and expressed the Cuban people's imperishable affection for that heroic people.
On December 2, 1960, the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro Ruz, expressed the people's decision to officially establish diplomatic relations with Hanoi.
The links fostered since then, based on investments, culture, defense and other issues, place Vietnam as Cuba's second trading partner in the Asian continent.
Currently, both nations are strengthening cooperation to fight the Covid-19 pandemic, with donations of rice, medical supplies, medicines and technical advice on health matters.
Havana - President Miguel Diaz-Canel expressed his condolences for the death of Cuban renowned filmmaker Juan Carlos Tabio.
'Heart-felt goodbye to Juan Carlos Tabio, one of the essentials of Cuban cinema. His work, an authentic portrait of Cuba, is also the acute memory of an era. Condolences to family, friends and colleagues from cinema,' the president wrote on Twitter.Read More
Havana - Renowned Cuban film director and screenwriter Juan Carlos Tabío died in the early hours of Monday, January 18, 2021, in Havana.
His remains will be cremated, and authorities said they will inform the public later about his funeral.Read More
Havana - Spanish-French academic and journalist Ignacio Ramonet termed as 'cynical' the decision by the outgoing administration of US President Donald Trump to designate Cuba as a state sponsor of terrorism.Read More