Prime Minister of East Timor pays official visit to Cuba
The Prime Minister of East Timor, Rui Maria De Araujo, is paying an official visit to Cuba on Friday, during which he will hold talks with President Raul Castro and will carry out other activities on his agenda.
The distinguished visitor will pay homage to Cuban National Hero Jose Marti before meeting with the Cuban head of state according to his official agenda, which also includes a visit to the Institute of Basic and Pre-clinic Sciences in Havana as well as University of Physical Culture and Sports.
Cuba and East Timor established diplomatic relations on May 20, 2002 and at present both countries maintain excellent links. Bilateral cooperation relations have favored the fields of health, education and sports.