Minister Naledi Pandor on Economic Assistance Agreement with the Republic of Cuba
17 May 2022
The Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Dr Naledi Pandor, has responded to a Parliamentary Question from the Democratic Alliance (DA) relating to the Economic Assistance Package (EAP), of R350 Million to Cuba, signed on 03 February 2012 in Pretoria.
In the said Parliamentary Answer, Minister Pandor indicated that the EAP consisted of three Facilities:
Facility A of the Package (a grant of R40 million for the purchase of seeds)
Facility B (a solidarity grant of R100 million for the purchase of goods in the South African market) which has been implemented and completed; and