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Bilateral Relations



Cuba

General information

Diplomatic relations between the Republic of Armenia and the Republic of Cuba have been established on March 27, 1992.

On 21 May, 2013 the newly appointed Ambassador of Cuba to the Republic of Armenia Emilio Losada Garcia (residence in Moscow) presented his credentials to President Serzh Sargsyan.

On 14 May, 2014 the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the RA to Mexico Grigor Hovhannisyan was appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of RA to Cuba.

On 18 June, 2014 newly appointed Ambassador presented his credentials to the Vice-President of State Council of Cuba Salvador Valdes Mesa.

Visits

To Cuba

August 2002 Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Armenia Vartan Oskanian
January 2014 Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Armenia Edward Nalbandian

To Armenia

March 1992 First Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs Hidalgo Basulto
October 2001 Vice-Minister Angel Dalmau
March 2003 Minister of Foreign Affairs Felipe Perez Roque
September 2011 Juan Valdés Figueroa, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Cuba to the Republic of Armenia (Residence in Moscow)
April 2014 Counselor on Scientific issues of the State Council of Cuba Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart

Legal field

Agreements

  • Agreement between the Ministry of Healthcare of the Republic of Armenia and the Ministry of Healthcare of the Republic of Cuba in the Field of Healthcare and Medicine (signed on August 21, 2002)
  • Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Armenia and the Government of the Republic of Cuba on Trade and Economic Cooperation. (signed on March 26, 2003)
  • Agreement on Cooperation between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Armenia and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cuba /1992 – 1994/ (signed on March 27, 1992)

Trade and economic relations

Bilateral trade between Armenia and Cuba (in thousand US dollars)

  Export Import (countries of origin)
2009 - 52.6
2010 - 165.2
2011 - 66.1
2012 (First quarter) - 23.2
2013 (Third quarter) - 7.2

Main imported goods

alcoholic beverages, tobacco

 

Updated 11.02.2015

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