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President Luis Abinader was in Cuba to participate in the opening of the Group of 77 developing countries and China (G77+China) Summit in Havana.

The event is taking place 15-18 September 2023 at the invitation of the Cuban government. President Abinader left on a private jet from San Isidro Air Base at 8:45am on Friday, 16 September 2023 and was back by 6pm on the same day. Abinader traveled accompanied by Foreign Minister Roberto Alvarez; Administrative Minister of the Presidency Jose Ignacio Paliza; and Superior Education Minister Franklin García Fermín.

In his turn to speak to the plenary of the conference, President Abinader focused on the need to promote an innovative culture based on education and technology. “We have understood the predominant role of science, technology and innovation as fundamental pillars for the sustainable progress of our nations...

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