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Cuba allocates multimillion budget to fight Covid-19Havana, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Cuba has so far allocated more than a billion pesos in the fight against Covid-19, a considerable figure in the midst of the world crisis, exacerbated in the island by the blockade imposed by the United States.


Covid-19 cases decline in Xinjiang and Liaoning, rise in Hong KongBeijing, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Covid-19 outbreaks in China's Xinjiang and Liaoning regions are on decline on Wednesday, but cases rose in Hong Kong, and death toll amounts to 42.


Luanda, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) Angola's government reported on Tuesday another 64 Covid-19 cases, noting the growing spread of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus in the Luanda province, under a health barrier.


Havana, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) Cuba urged on Tuesday in its condition as outgoing ECLAC President Pro Tempore for a world with zero poverty and hunger, with access to universal and quality education systems and healthcare services for all.


Geneva, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) has confirmed that the percentage of people who die after being infected by Covid-19 is very high, and is due to the transmission capacity of such a coronavirus.


Nassau, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) The Bahamas government decreed the total closure of the country as of this Tuesday for two weeks due to a rise in Covid-19 cases.


London, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) Recent studies have shown that many patients who suffered from Covid-19 today suffer from psychiatric disorders such as post-traumatic stress, anxiety, insomnia and depression.


Geneva, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) The spokesperson for the World Health Organization (WHO), Tarik Yazarevich, said that he insists on guaranteeing fast, fair and equitable access to the Covid-19 vaccine.


Havana, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) The national director of Epidemiology of Cuba, Dr. Francisco Duran, reported today in this capital that a patient with the Covid-19 who was in critical condition showed improvement and went into serious condition, while 2,382 have already recovered, for 88.3% recovery rate.


Addis Ababa, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) Covid-19 deaths reported so far in the African continent amount to 20,612, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) reported.


Paris, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) French President Emmanuel Macron announces on Tuesday measures for the protection of the elderly, in a context marked by the impact of Covid-19, the Elysee Palace announced.