H.E. the Minister of Economy of Portugal, Manuel Caldeira Cabral, was in Cuba from May 6th to 7th, on an official visit.
In Havana, he was received by the Vice-President of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Economy and Planning, Ricardo Cabrisas Ruiz, with whom he talked about new opportunities to deepen bilateral economic relations.
He then met with the Minister and First Deputy Minister of Foreign Trade and Investment, as well as with the Minister of Industry and the First Deputy Minister of Tourism.
The Minister also co-chaired a forum that brought together entrepreneurs from both countries. On that occasion, he signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Cuban government in the area of geology and mines.