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Cuba

By Manuel Robles Sosa

Lima, Apr 8 (Prensa Latina) The Association of Cuban Residents in Peru highlighted the recent cooperation between both countries that made possible the repatriation of Cuban visitors from Peru and Peruvians from Cuba, as a result of solidarity and collaboration.


Sports

Havana,  (Prensa Latina) The president of the National Institute of Sports, Physical Education and Recreation (INDER) of Cuba, Osvaldo Vento, congratulated the workers of Sports Medicine of Cuba, on the occasion of the celebration of the World Health Day this Tuesday.


Science

Havana, Apr 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuba has gone into an indigenous epidemic phase limited due to a few positive cases to Covid-19 that have not been linked to foreigners or Cuban travelers from abroad, announced Health Minister Dr. José Ángel Portal.


Opinion

Havana,  (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Medical Brigade that has been providing medical aid to the Saharawi Arab Democratic Republic (SADR) since 1978 in the Refugee Camps in Tindouf, Algeria, is working in the desert area of Hamada (lit. 'hell'), in the Sahara.


Culture

Havana, Apr 8 (Prensa Latina) The situation created by the propagation of Covid-19 worldwide has affected the organization of the 2020 Gibara International Film Festival, whose 26th edition was suspended until 2021.


Economy

Paris, Apr 8 (Prensa Latina) France is in technical recession after a second consecutive trimester in which the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has decreased, according to estimates by the central bank, which predicts a 6% collapse in January-March due to the Covid-19 pandemic.