Castries Mayor Peterson Francis is to visit Cuba.
The visit was discussed when Cuban Ambassador Jorge Francisco Soberon Luis paid a courtesy call Friday on Francis.
A release from the Mayor’s Office said that in addition to the planned Cuba trip, the two men discussed number of matters of mutual interest including health and medical care.
They spoke about a possible solutions to the rodent problem in Castries.
A proposal was presented for a Cuba manufactured product to be used in a rodent eradication exercise in the Saint Lucia capital.
The Ambassador urged Saint Lucians to make the most of medical care offered by his country.
Over a three day period in April this year Cuban doctors provided staff of the Castries Constituencies Council (CCC) with medical checkups.
One hundred and fourteen employees of the CCC benefitted from the free medical checks, according to reports.