Algeria, Cuba stress need to boost bilateral cultural cooperation

October 31st, 2018

APS : Tuesday, 30 October 2018

ALGIERS- Algeria and Cuba emphasized Monday the need to give a fresh impetus to cultural cooperation between the two countries, especially in terms of heritage,
within the framework of the bilateral convention concluded between the two countries.
Minister of Culture Azzedine Mihoubi and Cuba’s Deputy Minister of Culture Guillermo Solenzal Morales called for enhancing exchanges in relation to heritage, considering Cuba’s significant experience in restoration.
Mihoubi on Monday received, at the ministry’s headquarters, the Cuban official who is on a visit to Algeria.
Morales is leading a delegation of Cuban writers who come to Algeria to attend Algiers International Book Fair.
The two sides highlighted the importance of stepping up cultural and artistic exchanges, including dancing, visual arts and film industry.
Algeria will be the guest of honor of Havana’s international book fair in 2019.