Kuala Lumpur- February 23- The Secretary General of the United Malays National Organization (UMNO), Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor, received at the headquarters of the party, the Cuban Ambassador to Malaysia, Ibete Fernández.
During the meeting both sides highlighted the ties of friendship between Malaysia and Cuba developed for more than four decades and called for further development of relations at a party level.
The Secretary General of UMNO expressed to be in favour of the exchange of experiences to know how the party can contribute to help the government to build more prosperous societies in the respective countries.
The UMNO party has governed Malaysia since the country obtained independence in 1957 and leads the ruling coalition, Barisan National. On 10 May, the organization will celebrate its 70th anniversary.