Havana, January 31 (RHC)-- Cuban Minister of Foreign Trade and Investment Rodrigo Malmierca reports that donations from outside the island for storm victims can be made by national or regional governments, companies, NGOs, or individuals through the Ministry of Foreign Trade and Investment to ensure that relevant tax and tariffs exemptions are applied and that donations are distributed to those in need.
Meanwhile, the same system applies to foreign companies based in Cuba that want to make financial or material donations.
According to the Cuban official bank, accounts in Cuban National and Convertible Pesos have been set up to receive monetary donations.
The account number for donations in CUC is 0300000005093523, through Cuba’s Banco Financiero Internacional, while national pesos can be deposited in account number 0598770003953216 at the Banco Metropolitano.
If anyone would like to support, donate or has any questions regarding the process, please contact the Cuban Embassy in your country of residence, local Cuba solidarity organization or write to: firstname.lastname@example.org.