Geneva, Sep 29 (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) reported a 10-percent decrease in Covid-19 cases and deaths in the last week, especially in the Middle East, the Western Pacific and the Americas, it was learned on Wednesday.
Havana, Sep 1 (Prensa Latina) Cuban health authorities on Wednesday reported 74 deaths and 6,609 Covid-19 cases, whose figure fell below 7,000 for the fifth consecutive day, but it continues to be high.
Washington, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) The director of the US National Institutes of Health (NIH), Francis Collins, admitted that his country is failing in the fight against Covid-19, official media reported on Monday.
Beijing, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) China on Wednesday announced the suspension of procedures to issue passports and other travel documents, as part of its strategy to stop the outbreak of Covid-19 that has forced authorities to declare a risk of contagion for 144 cities.
Montevideo, Aug 4 (Prensa Latina) More than half a million people in Uruguay have registered so far to get a third dose of Covid-19 vaccines, while health authorities monitor the presence of the Delta variant of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus.
Bangkok, Jul 29 (Prensa Latina) Thailand, the world's second country where Covid-19 broke out, had its most unfortunate day regarding the pandemic on Thursday, when it reported the highest figures of 17,669 contagions and 165 deaths.