Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina New Cuban Ambassador to the UN presents credentials United Nations, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) The new Permanent Representative of Cuba to the United Nations, Ambassador Pedro Luis Pedroso Cuesta, presented his credentials in a virtual ceremony due to the conditions imposed by the Covid-19 pandemic. Cuba's President ends his third official visit to Santiago de Cuba Santiago de Cuba, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) The third official visit to this province, led by Cuban President Miguel Diaz Canel, ended on Friday with the presentation of the economic and social development strategy of this province and its transition to new normality. Cuba thanks France's vaccine cooperation Havana, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuba thanked on Friday France's support and cooperation for developing vaccines in the Caribbean nation, according to official sources. Virtual forum will reinforce fight against US blockade of Cuba 13 de octubre de 2020, 1:48  Havana, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) The condemnation of the blockade by the United States and its aggressions from social networks will mark on October 24 a virtual meeting of Cubans living in Europe to support the island. Cuba's economic strategy includes from the State to private sector 13 de octubre de 2020, 0:10  Havana, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) In a bold political action, Cuba is assisting the private sector as part of a strategy that seeks the harmonic function of several economic actors to boost development amid the effects of the US blockade and the Covid-19 pandemic. Cuban Minister of Economy highlights measures for development 12 de octubre de 2020, 19:41  Havana, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's deputy prime minister and minister of Economy and Planning, Alejandro Gil, expressed optimism on Monday about the development of socialism, and mentioned the strategies to achieve that goal. Cuba starts a new normality period fighting Covid-19 Havana, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuba starts Monday to live a period of new normality fighting Covid-19, characterized by a restoration of productive and service activity, and strengthening the epidemiological surveillance. Syria reports 4,718 Covid-19 cases Damascus, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) Syria reported on Monday 45 new patients, totaling 4,718 Covid-19 cases, the Ministry of Health informed. Hotels in Varadero are almost ready for international reopening Varadero, Cuba, Oct 12 (Prensa Latina) The hotel network in Cuba's major coastal resort, Varadero, is almost ready to reopen for international tourism on October 15, as part of the peak tourist season for international markets. 'Cuba defends its independence from the US empire,' says Diaz-Canel Havana, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's President Miguel Diaz-Canel affirmed on Saturday that the country continues defending its independence from the US empire, as commemorating today the 152nd anniversary of the beginning of independent struggles. Harassment of United States against Cuba condemned in Spain Madrid, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of Cuban emigration in the Basque Country gathered on Saturday to denounce the intensification of the economic, financial and commercial blockade of the United States against their country. Cuba's authorities report 5 new Covid-19 cases out of 7,066 samples Havana, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's health authorities reported on Saturday five new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, accumulating 5,948 afflicted since the first cases in March. Cuba's Foreign Minister reaffirms fidelity to principles of independe Havana, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez reaffirmed the fidelity of Cuba's diplomacy to the pro-independence principles, as the 152nd anniversary of the beginning of the fight for independence is celebrated on this date. Cuba's breakthroughs are the basis of Soberana 1 vaccine candidate Havana, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's breakthroughs by the biopharmaceutical industry in the production of vaccines are the basis of Soberana 1 vaccine candidate, recognized the president of the BioCubaFarma business group, Eduardo Martinez. Migratory birds 'connect the world' Havana, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) 'Birds connect our world' is the motto to celebrate World Migratory Bird Day on Saturday, in order to highlight their importance in the conservation and restoration of ecological connectivity. Cuba commemorates beginning of its emancipation process 152 years ago Havana, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is commemorating the armed uprising of October 10th, 1868, which signalled the beginning of the independence process in the country. Cubans in Europe convene forum to support their homeland Paris, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) Associations of Cubans residing in various European countries launched on Saturday a call to hold a virtual meeting on October 24 in support of their homeland and its fight against the US blockade and other aggressions. Cuban president feels happy about recovery of popular meteorologist Havana, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Sunday expressed happiness over the recovery of popular meteorologist Jose Rubiera Cuba reports 31 Covid-19 cases, 52 recovered patients, no deaths Havana, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP) reported 31 Covid-19 cases on Sunday, and noted that 7,588 PCR tests were performed on Saturday as part of the strategy to identify more contagions. Cuban writers support Medellin Poetry Festival in Colombia Havana, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) Culture Minister Alpidio Alonso on Sunday conveyed greetings on behalf of Cuban writers to the 30th Medellin International Poetry Festival in Colombia, which is held virtually.