Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Vietnam corners new coronavirus: 40 days without domestic contagions Hanoi, May 26 (Prensa Latina) The strict measures taken by Vietnam to prevent the SARS-Cov-2 coronavirus from spreading have allowed the country to report 40 consecutive days without autochthonous Covid-19 cases. Russia proposes reinforcing cooperation in biological security Moscow, May 26 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Tuesday proposed his peers from the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) to reinforce cooperation in biological security. Covid-19 took 170 Cubans to critical or serious health conditions Havana, May 24 (Prensa Latina) Of 1,941 coronavirus cases reported in Cuba so far, 170 patients had complications and were reported as critical or seriously ill, the Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP) said on Sunday. Lung transplant on Covid-19 sick Brit in Vietnam Hanoi, May 13 (Prensa Latina) Vietnamese medical authorities decided today to do a lung transplant on a British citizen afflicted with Covid-19, the only one among the 288 cases reported in the country whose state of health became critical. Cuba's healthcare authorities report 712 Covid-19 stable patients Havana, May 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Ministry of Public Health reported this Monday that of the 1,668 patients diagnosed with Covid-19 disease, 712 have stable clinical evolution. Solidarity with Cuban medical collaboration reiterated in Brazil Brasilia, May 1 (Prensa Latina) The Brazil-Cuba Parliamentary Friendship Group reiterated this Friday its solidarity with the example of the medical collaboration that Cuba has been providing humanly to the world for almost six decades. Cuba's first child with Covid-19 receives medical discharge Havana, Apr 16 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's first child reported with Covid-19 disease received medical discharge on Wednesday after 26 days intern at the Joaquin Castillo Duany Military Hospital in the eastern city of Santiago de Cuba. Cuba's biotech and pharmaceutical industry fights against Covid-19 Havana, Apr 10 (Prensa Latina) Workers of Cuba's Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Industry (BioCubaFarma) are currently carrying out an intense work to fight against Covid-19 pandemic and among their activities stand out med supply and research. Cuba sends doctors to Andorra to fight Covid-19 Havana, Mar 29 (Prensa Latina) A Cuban brigade of doctors and health personnel will arrive in the Principality of Andorra, the second European state to fight the Covid-19 pandemic, local media reported on Sunday. Russia presents trial to fight against Covid-19 Moscow, March 28 (Prensa Latina) Russia presented this Saturday a trial to fight against SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, causing Covid-19 pandemic, on the basis of Mefloquine medicine, used to treat malaria, indicated the capital's television. Spain extends state of alarm another 15 days due to Covid-19 Madrid, Mar 26 (Prensa Latina) The Spanish Congress of Deputies approved the Government's proposal to extend the state of alarm for another 15 days, until April 11, to try to contain the spread of the coronavirus known as SARS-CoV-2. High technology and professionalism in Cuba allow to face Covid-19 Havana, Mar 19 (Prensa Latina) The preparation of scientists and health professionals in Cuba, as well as the use of high technology for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of the Covid-19 disease, allow today to confront this pandemic. Vietnam takes measures to protect itself from COVID-19 Hanoi, Mar 15 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam has suspended the entry of travelers from or in transit from the Schengen countries and the UK for 30 days as an additional measure to those activated to protect themselves from the new coronavirus. Cuban Medical Brigade's work in Guatemala described as admirable Guatemala, Mar 1 (Prensa Latina) Ricardo Calderon, director of the Comprehensive Healthcare System in Guatemala, described the work of the Cuban Medical Brigade as admirable, after 21 years of uninterrupted dedication in distant places of this country. Airbus presents new concept with less emissions Paris, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The Airbus consortium presented in the Singapore Air Show the prototype of a new model of airplane with an innovative design, which could open a new path in the civilian aviation by significantly reducing consumption. About 361 dead, 17,238 coronavirus cases diagnosed in China Beijing, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) The coronavirus outbreak and its consequent pneumonia has killed at least 361 people, infected 17,238 and over 480 have recovered in China, but the latter are still at risk of becoming ill again. Fidel Castro's speech at 1992 Earth Summit recalled Havana, Feb 2 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Sunday recalled the speech given by the leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, at the United Nations Earth Summit in June 1992. Pneumonia spreads in China with more deaths and possible mutation Beijing, Jan 22 (Latin Press) The pneumonia epidemic continues on Wednesday expanding in China with at least nine dead and 440 infected, while its spread in and outside Asia led to several travel alerts to Wuhan because the virus coud mutate. Senegal acknowledges contributions from Cuba's medical cooperation Dakar, Jan 18 (Prensa Latina) The traveling photo exhibition 'Hechos, No Palabras ' (Facts, Not Words), a tribute to Cuba's international medical cooperation, was inaugurated at the Ousmone Sembene cultural complex in Dakar, on the occasion of the 61st anniversary of the triumph of the Cuban Revolution. Red Cross reaffirms its commitment to victims of violence Addis Ababa, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) President of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) Peter Maurer reaffirmed his commitment to provide humanitarian assistance to people affected by ethnic violence.