FIHAV 2020 International Havana Fair canceled due to pandemic

FIHAV 2020 International Havana Fair canceled due to pandemic

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The 38th edition of the International Fair of Havana FIHAV 2020, which was to be held from October 1 to 5, was suspended due to the world health crisis created by the Covid-19 pandemic, Cuban authorities officially announced.

Deputy Minister of Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment, Ana Teresita González, announced on her Twitter social network account the cancellation of the event, although she indicated that online meetings could be held aimed at promoting products and services. Considering the current epidemiological situation x # COVID19, the Organizing Committee of the International Fair of Havana reports that # FIHAV2020 is suspended. Gonzalez also points out the possibility of holding other events to promote trade and investments in #Cuba that could take place online, which would be informed in due course, the official wrote. The multisectoral trade and investment trade fair, the most important in Cuba and one of the most representative in Latin America and the Caribbean, has been held continuously since 1983, with a growing attendance by businessmen, professionals, official delegations and chambers of foreign trade.