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Cuba

Cuban FM calls for citizen responsibility against CovidHavana, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Bruno RodrIguez called for citizen responsibility in support of the resources and efforts to defeat the Covid-19 pandemic in Cuba.


Cuba is on track to a vaccine against Covid-19Havana, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) Cuban biotechnologists are working today in the search for a specific medicine against the new coronavirus, based on previous experiences with other drugs.


Díaz-Canel assures Cuba will obtain a vaccine against Covid-19Havana, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel on Tuesday expressed his certainty that scientists of BioCubaFarma Research Center will obtain a vaccine against Covid-19.


Cuba: increased Covid-19 cases amounted to 3.093Havana, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) Cuba´s Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP) on Tuesday reported 47 new Covid-19 cases for a total of 3,393, a figure that shows a sustained rise recently.


Cuba will manufacture containers through an agreement with ChinaCiego de Ávila, Cuba, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) A modern line of Chinese technology for the production of containers of different volumes will come into operation in the coming days at the Cepil Plastic Articles Company, in this central province of Cuba.


Russian vaccine to fight Covid-19 could be produced in CubaMoscow, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) Russia could coordinate the production in Cuba for November of its vaccine to fight the SARS-Cov-2 coronavirus, causing the Covid-19 pandemic, Kirill Dmitriev, Director General of the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RFPI), said on Tuesday.


China and Cuba face US attempt to destabilize their governmentsBeijing, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) China and Cuba authorities reaffirmed on Tuesday their positions condemning US renewed attempts to destabilize their governments and interfere in their internal affairs.


Diving stands out in Cuba's wetland tourism productCienaga de Zapata, Cuba, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) Blessed by nature, this Cuban region, home to the best preserved wetland in the insular Caribbean, is an excellent place to practice ecotourism advancing today in the recreational option of scuba diving.


Rome, Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) The 34th edition of Il Cinema Ritrovato Festival (The Rediscovered Cinema), Bologna 2020, will screen three restored films by Cuban director Tomas Gutierrez Alea, the island's Embassy in Italy confirmed in Rome.


Santiago de Cuba, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) Given the advent of Fidel Castro's 94th birth anniversary on August 13, the Honorary Chair dedicated to the study of the historic leader's life and work at the Eastern University (UO) commends the figure's work for recalling his legacy.


Havana, Aug 10 (Prensa Latina) As part of the preventive measures to fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, Cuba changed on Monday its sports strategy, by postponing the entry of its athletes to the main training centers.