In news from Belmopan, the joint co-operation
commission between Belize and Cuba has finished its
two days of meetings. An agreement was signed that
will continue the close working relationship between
the two countries in trade, tourism, culture, housing
and health, with a memorandum of understanding
concluded on sending low income patients to Cuba for
free medical care. At present, there are one hundred
and six Cuban doctors and nurses working in Belize
and one hundred and seventeen Belizean students
studying in Cuba.