Argentinean president arrives in Cuba to visit Venezuela's Chávez
According to news agency Télam, Argentinean President Cristina Fernández was welcomed at José Martí international airport by Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez
Venezuelan state-run news agency AVN informed that the Argentinean head of state was welcomed at José Martí international airport by Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez, according to information released by news agency Télam.
President Fernández's visit took place one day after her foreign minister, Héctor Timerman, as well as other leaders from Latin America and the Caribbean, joined a mass rally staged in Caracas in support of Hugo Chávez, who failed to attend his inauguration for his new term in office.
Translated by Jhean Cabrera
"Cocoa is to Venezuelans what wine is to the French," says Alejandro Prosperi, head of the Venezuelan Chamber of Cocoa, using this simile to express the paramount importance or the cocoa industry for the country. Often times heralded as "the best cocoa in the world," a passion for quality dating back to the sixteenth century has made Venezuelan cocoa growers to enjoy high prestige at international level and their product to be among the most sought-after in the world.