President of Panama pays an official visit to Cuba
Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela arrived in Havana today on an official visit which includes talks with President Raul Castro.
Varela is heading a business delegation to boost and strengthen commercial relations with the island. The delegation includes Panamanian Commerce and Industry minister Meliton Arrocha.
Raul Castro and Juan Carlos Varela previously met in Panama during the 7th Summit of the Americas particularly on the development of the Mariel Harbor in western Cuba, the advancement of talks between Cuba and the US and business projects between Panama and the Caribbean nation.