Ms. Indira López Arguelles, Consul General of the Republic of Cuba in Ho Chi Minh City, said: The Cuban people are always grateful for Vietnam's attention and support to Cuba in difficult times. In particular, in 2020, Vietnam is facing difficulties due to the impact of the epidemic Covid-19, however, Cuba still receives support from Vietnam.
Ms. Indira López Arguelles said this visiting aimed to to learn more about the provinces and cities of Vietnam, then further promoting the friendly cooperation relationship between the two countries, at the same time looking for specific cooperation between localities and organizations of the two countries. She also informed that Cuba is currently conducting administrative reform at all levels, implementing many new strategic steps to prepare for the 2021 Party Congress. On this occasion, she also congratulated Quang Nam province for successfully organizing the Twentieth Provincial Party Congress, term 2020-2025.
Chairman Le Tri Thanh said n 2019, the Secretary of the Quang Nam Provincial Party Committee also paid a courtesy visit to Cuba with Vietnam leaders delegation. The Secretary of the Provincial Party Committee had the opportunity to visit Nguyen Van Troi Primary School (La Habana Capital). Accordingly, the province is expected to invite students of Nguyen Van Troi Primary School in Cuba to visit and interact with students of Nguyen Van Troi Secondary School in Dien Ban town.
On this occasion, the Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee also proposed some sectors for promotion cooperation between Quang Nam and Cuban localities and organizations, including: Health sector; biotechnology; tourism development, especially marine tourism; producing pharmaceuticals and medicines with natural extracts. Accordingly, businesses and organizations of Quang Nam will take care of all finance to implement the project, Cuba will help in terms of technology.