Radio Havana Cuba

A friendly voice around the world

  • Follow Us on

#NoMasBloqueo #SolidaridadVsBloqueo

Cuba and Venezuela Sign Bilateral Cooperation Plan for 2016

Caracas, April 5 (RHC)-- Representatives of Cuba and Venezuela have signed the Bilateral Cooperation Plan for 2016.

The program, worth over 1.4 billion dollars, was authorised Monday at Caracas' Miraflores Government Palace, in the framework of a meeting of the Cuba-Venezuela High-level Commission. It prioritizes ten social areas, among them health, sport, culture, food, urban agriculture and the  pharmaceutical industry.

At Monday's signing of the cooperation plan, Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro said it will give continuity and strengthen current social missions, among them Barrio Adentro, a main component of Venezuela's health care system. He added that the plan contemplates the creation of a network of more than 10 thousand primary health care units, distributed in neighborhoods across the country.

Edited by Pavel Jacomino
Commentaries
MAKE A COMMENT
  • Maduro's victory symbolizes his people's determination to not allow a capitalist rebirth in Venezuela
  • Cuba congratulates re-elected Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro
  • RHC's Arts Roundup
  • RHC's Scientific and Medical Report
  • Maduro reelected, the struggle continues
  • Cuba submits human rights report to UPR mechanism in Geneva
NUMBER OF HITS/VISITORS

4722832

  • Max: 19729
  • yesterday: 4705
  • today: 1122
  • online: 86
  • total: 4722832