Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Cuba with 8,853 Covid-19 cases and 80 deaths http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69842&SEO=cuba-with-8853-covid-19-cases-and-80-deaths Havana, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban health authorities reported on Sunday the detection of 8,853 new cases of SARS-CoV-2, which causes Covid-19, and 80 deaths in the last 24 hours, the highest number since the pandemic broke out. Cuba reports 7,732 new Covid-19 cases http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69827&SEO=cuba-reports-7732-new-covid-19-cases Havana, Jul 24 (Prensa Latina) Cuba´s Public Health Ministry (MINSAP) on Saturday reported as many as 7,732 new Covid-19 cases and 68 deaths in the last hours. Cuba with highest new Covid-19 contagion rate http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69803&SEO=cuba-with-highest-new-covid-19-contagion-rate Havana, Jul 23 (Prensa Latina) With 7,784 new Covid-19 cases, Cuba on Friday reported the highest figure of contagions in 24 hours since the pandemic broke out in the country. Covid-19 contagion rates in Mexico still on the rise http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69753&SEO=covid-19-contagion-rates-in-mexico-still-on-the-rise Mexico, Jul 22 (Prensa Latina) Covid-19 continues escalating in Mexico with 15,198 infections confirmed on Thursday, bringing the total to 2,693,495, while deaths increased by 397, for a cumulative 237,207. Covid-19 autochthonous cases continue high in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69734&SEO=covid-19-autochthonous-cases-continue-high-in-cuba Havana, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Wednesday reported 6,405 new Covid-19 cases, so the total number of contagions since March 2020 has risen to 300,854. New aircraft and contracts at Moscow air show MAKS 2021 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69718&SEO=new-aircraft-and-contracts-at-moscow-air-show-maks-2021 Moscow, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) Russia's Zala Aero group, of the state corporation Rostec, unveiled its new hybrid unmanned complex, Zala Vtol, with vertical take-off and landing, at the MAKS 2021 air show, local press informed on Wednesday. Patients with kidney damage are vaccinated in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69704&SEO=patients-with-kidney-damage-are-vaccinated-in-cuba 21 de julio de 2021, 0:30  Havana, Jul 21 (Prensa Latina) The director of the Institute of Nephrology, Guillermo Guerra, on Tuesday informed that the vaccination process against Covid-19 in patients with kidney problems is progressing favorably in Cuba. New decrease in infections and deaths from Covid-19 in Africa http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69686&SEO=new-decrease-in-infections-and-deaths-from-covid-19-in-africa Nairobi, July 20 (Prensa Latina) For the second day in a row, infections and deaths from Covid-19 in countries south of Sahara experienced discrete decrease, according to report from the Center for Disease Prevention and Control (CDPC). Ecological economic recovery is possible with better investment http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69670&SEO=ecological-economic-recovery-is-possible-with-better-investment United Nations, Jul 20 (Prensa Latina) Green recovery in Latin America and the Caribbean is possible with no new financial resources, but rather a better strategy when it comes to investing, Global Recovery Observatory´s specialists claimed. UK returns to normal life despite a Covid-19 increase http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69626&SEO=uk-returns-to-normal-life-despite-a-covid-19-increase London, Jul 19 (Prensa Latina) The United Kingdom on Monday began the return to normal life with the lifting of Covid-19 restrictions, although Prime Minister Boris Johnson is in quarantine and cases are around 50,000 a day. Women and sexual health http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69582&SEO=women-and-sexual-health United Nations, (Prensa Latina) The United Nations emphasized on this year World Population Day that its urgent to prioritize the sexual and reproductive health rights of people, especially women amidst the Covid-19 pandemic. Covid-19 Delta variant dominates in UK http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69571&SEO=covid-19-delta-variant-dominates-in-uk London, Jul 16 (Prensa Latina) The Delta variant of SARS-CoV-2, initially identified in India, currently represents almost 99 percent of the Covid-19 cases detected in the United Kingdom, Health authorities confirmed. Havana about to complete anti-Covid-19 vaccination with 'Abdala' http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69549&SEO=havana-about-to-complete-anti-covid-19-vaccination-with-abdala Havana, July 15 (Prensa Latina) Three municipalities in the capital closed their vaccination process against Covid-19 with 'Abdala', as part of the strategy to immunize all inhabitants by the end of July, news media highlighted today. Deaths from drug overdose increase in the US http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69506&SEO=deaths-from-drug-overdose-increase-in-the-us Washington, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) Over 93,000 people died in the United States in 2020 due to drug overdoses, according to reports from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). London to maintain mandatory wear of facemask in public transport http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69482&SEO=london-to-maintain-mandatory-wear-of-facemask-in-public-transport London, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, on Wednesday announced that wearing facemask in the capital's public transport will continue to be mandatory when Covid restrictions are lifted in England on Monday, July 19. Warning in Uruguay of possible increase in Covid-19 infections http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69446&SEO=warning-in-uruguay-of-possible-increase-in-covid-19-infections Montevideo, July 12 (Prensa Latina) Uruguayan infectious disease specialist Eduardo Salvio warned today about a possible increase in Covid-19 infections if not keeping health care due to false confidence after drop in numbers of cases. Cuba: Covid-19 vaccines are not the only solution to pandemic http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69435&SEO=cuba-covid-19-vaccines-are-not-the-only-solution-to-pandemic Havana, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) Progressing in the anti-Covid-19 vaccination does not stop transmission, there is still a risk of contagion, despite the fact that more than seven million doses of those vaccines have been administered, an official source explained on Monday. Three provinces concentrate the highest number of Covid-19 cases in Cuba http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69421&SEO=three-provinces-concentrate-the-highest-number-of-covid-19-cases-in-cuba Havana, July 12 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Minister of Public Health José Angel Portal explained here today that three provinces currently concentrate 59.4 percent of infections with the SARS-Cov-2 virus. Record heat in Spain: up to 47 degrees in Guadalquivir http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69391&SEO=record-heat-in-spain-up-to-47-degrees-in-guadalquivir Madrid, Jul 11 (Prensa Latina) Spanish Meteorological Agency does not technically speak of a 'heat wave' because this assumes a longer duration than that currently foreseen, but estimates for today peaks on thermometers over 40 degrees, but also up to 47 in the Guadalquivir valley and in the central areas of the country. Over 50 wildfires devastate Greece http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=69388&SEO=over-50-wildfires-devastate-greece Athens, Jul 11 (Prensa Latina) Greek Civil Protection authorities reported Saturday about the existence of 51 forest fires in various parts of the country, gaining strength in last few hours due to strong winds.