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Cuba

Legacy of Cuban revolutionary Vilma Espin 'unforgettable'Havana, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The President of Cuba Miguel Diaz-Canel described the work of the revolutionary fighter Vilma Espin (1930-2007) and her contribution to the struggle of women within society as 'unforgettable'.


Havana, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Friday acknowledged the work done in the eastern province of Las Tunas to contain the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic in that territory.


Washington, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The United States sanctions against Cuba and Venezuela obstruct the world fight against Covid-19, according to the website of The Intercept (http://theintercept.com) condemned on Friday.


Havana, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) South African Ambassador to Cuba Thaninga Pandit Shope-Linney was decorated here on Friday with the Friendship Medal for her contribution to relations between both countries.


18 de junio de 2021, 14:1Rome, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuba shows its attractions as a tourist destination during the 24th edition of the Mediterranean Tourism Fair (MTF), inaugurated in the southern Italian city of Naples on Friday.


18 de junio de 2021, 13:46Caracas, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan lawmakers urged the United Nations and all its member States to condemn the United States blockade against Cuba at the next session of the General Assembly, according to an official press release published on Friday.


Havana, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP) reported on Friday that 4,328,291 doses of Cuba's vaccine candidates against Covid-19 have been administered so far.


Cuba congratulates Antonio Guterres on his reelection as UN chiefHavana, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Friday congratulated United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres on his reelection as head of that international organization.


US city calls for lifting of blockade against CubaWashington, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The US city of Baltimore called for a federal action to lift the economic, commercial and financial blockade against Cuba, the website of its council reported on Friday. The resolution, adopted by the council of the most populated city of the state of Maryland, calls on Congress and President Joe Biden to immediately end all aspects of this coercive measure.


Cuba prioritizes innovation and gender equity in scientific sectorHavana, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez assured on Friday that Cuba prioritizes innovation, and the development of medicines and vaccines to fight Covid-19, as it leads the list of countries with gender equality among researchers.


Celestino Short Story Award concludes in CubaHolguin, Cuba, Jun 18 (Prensa Latina) The 22nd edition of the Celestino Short Story Award will conclude on Friday, after four days of virtual meetings among young writers and the literary promotion of new Cuban storytellers.