Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina China authorizes marketing of more Covid-19 vaccines 1 de marzo de 2021, 0:30Beijing, Mar 1 (Prensa Latina) China concluded the registration of four Covid-19 vaccines in February that were approved to enter the market officially, but at the same time it reinforced its fight against those who counterfeit and trade those vaccines. Russia launches first Arktika-M weather satellite Moscow, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) Russia on Sunday launched the first Arktika-M weather satellite from the Baikonur cosmodrome, in Kazakhstan, the Russian Federal Space Agency, Roscosmos, informed. Iran starts clinical trials of its second Covid-19 vaccine Tehran, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) Iran started the clinical trials in humans of its second Covid-19 vaccine, Razi COV-Pars, with which two volunteers were immunized at Tehran's Rasoul Akram Hospital on Sunday. Saving lives, a premise by Cuban medical contingent Mexico, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) Saving lives is the main objective of Cuba's Henry Reeve Medical Contingent, and achieving it requires constant professional improvement, Dr. Jesus Fernando Valdes Herrera told Prensa Latina. Diaz-Canel underscores Cuba's progress despite complex situation Havana, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Sunday noted that Cuba is making progress despite the difficulties confronted this month, with the highest rate of Covid-19 cases in nearly a year. Uruguayan media highlight Cuba's Covid-19 vaccines Montevideo, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) The beginning of Phase III of clinical trials of two Cuban-made Covid-19 vaccine has made headlines in Uruguayan media in the last few days. Cuban authorities on alert due to increase in Covid-19 contagions Havana, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) Cuba reports an increase in Covid-19 contagions, while the rate of positive cases decreases, compared to previous days, Public Health Minister Jose Angel Portal informed. Cuban health authorities report 618 Covid-19 cases and four deaths Havana, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) Cuban health authorities on Sunday confirmed 618 Covid-19 cases and four deaths over the last 24 hours. US aggressiveness against Cuba increased despite Covid-19 Moscow, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) Despite the global impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, the aggressiveness by the United States against Cuba has increased, Lena Loshkina, coordinator of the Committee to Fight the US Blockade in Russia, said recently. Treatment with stem cells improves spinal cord injuries London, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) A treatment with stem cells largely improves spinal cord injuries that cause partial or total paralysis, the Journal of Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery magazine published recently. Fight against Covid-19 tops China's scientific achievements in 2020 28 de febrero de 2021, 0:0  Beijing, Feb 28 (Prensa Latina) China ranked the Covid-19 pandemic prevention and control mechanism at the top of its 10 scientific achievements during 2020, the Ministry of Science and Technology reported. Cuba ratifies willingness to prioritize animal welfare by decree-law Havana, Feb 27 (Prensa Latina) The recent approval of the Decree-Law on Animal Welfare in Cuba confirms the government's willingness to prioritize this issue through a specific regulation, sources from the Ministry of Agriculture (MINAG) assured on Saturday. Sputnik Light vaccination begins in Moscow, Russia Moscow, Feb 27 (Prensa Latina) The deputy mayor of Moscow for social development affairs, Anastasia Rakova, reported that the Sputnik Light Covid-19 vaccine has already begun being tested on volunteers. Brazil will receive supplies to produce Oxford's COVID-19 vaccines Brasilia, Feb 27 (Prensa Latina) The Government of Brazil will receive on Saturday raw material to produce 12 million Covid-19 vaccines developed by the University of Oxford (United Kingdom) and the Anglo-Swedish company AstraZeneca in a national laboratory. Prensa Latina, Cuba's website with most traffic on Internet Madrid, Feb 27 (Prensa Latina) Prensa Latina News Agency's portal web is today the site with the highest Internet traffic from Cuba, even ahead of Facebook, the 'Digital 2021' study carried out by two major communication companies reveals. Bolsonaro criticizes the use of facemasks against Covid-19 in Brazil Brasilia, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) President Jair Bolsonaro on Friday once again discouraged the use of protective facemasks against Covid-19 in Brazil, citing a German survey questioned for its lack of seriousness and scientific rigor. Cuba shows significant rates of Internet connection Havana, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) The number of residents in Cuba connected to the Internet grew to 7.7 million in 2021, 68 percent of the population, according to reports by We Are Social and Hootsuite. Diaz-Canel advocates strengthening science-construction links in Cuba Havana, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's President Miguel Diaz-Canel advocated strengthening the links among science, innovation, local development and training of human potential in the construction sector, the official government website disclosed on Friday. Cuba reports 875 Covid-19 cases and 926 hospital discharges Havana, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Friday reported 875 Covid-19 cases, thus the total number of cases rose to 48,441, while 926 patients were discharged from hospitals; therefore, the total number of discharges increased to 43,735. Bolivia's media highlights anti-Covid-19 vaccination for doctors La Paz, Feb 26 (Prensa Latina) The number of health professionals in Bolivia immunized against Covid-19 has reached 6,630, after they received the second dose of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine, media outlets highlighted on Friday.