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Cuba offers wage guarantee to more than 55 thousand mothers

Cuba protects 55,798 working mothers in wages to care for young children in primary schools, special schools and day-care centers, under the premise that no person is left helpless. Read More ...

Diaz-Canel ratify support to family of Cuban doctors kidnapped in Kenya

President Miguel Diaz-Canel ratified the Cuban Government's support for the family of Dr. Landy Rodriguez, who was kidnapped in Kenya. Read More ...

Cuban FM: “We will continue defending multilateralism and democracy”

Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez affirmed that his country will continue defending multilateralism and the construction of a democratic order, through its participation in the United Nations (UN). Read More ...

Cuba to receive Spanish donation for the collection of solid waste

The Andalusian Fund of Municipalities for International Solidarity (FAMSI by its Spanish acronym) will send equipment to collect waste to Cuba as part of a donation to the Havana Provincial Assembly of People's Power. Read More ...

US maintains open hostility against Cuba

The United States maintains frank and open hostility towards Cuba, based on the tightening of the blockade that it has imposed and other actions, a representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MINREX) noted. Read More ...

Cuban FM affirms military expenditure hinders development

Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez affirmed today that the global military expenditures hinder the right to development and the peoples' welfare. Read More ...

Cuba rejects politicization and selectivity in human rights at the UN Council

Cuba reiterated today at the UN Human Rights Council its rejection to politicization and selectivity of the sensitive issue as instruments to attack some countries. Read More ...

Cuba reports 73 cases of Covid-19

The Cuban health ministry reported 73 new positive cases of SARS-CoV-2, coronavirus that causes COVID-19, for a total of 4,876 in the country. Read More ...

Cuba to attend virtual meeting of the United Nations General Assembly

Bruno Rodriguez, Cuban Minister of Foreign Affairs, confirmed on Twitter today the nation's participation in the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly, main body of the UN that will meet on this occasion virtually. Read More ...

Cuba achieves further progress in computerization of society

Cuba is making progress in the computerization of society, so that more citizens can access the Internet today, according to official statistics. Read More ...

Diaz-Canel criticizes US lack of commitment to the world

Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel criticized the United States' lack of commitment to the world, as expressed in its opposition to the United Nations resolution to respond to Covid-19. Read More ...

US imposition of Inter-American Development Bank candidate is an offense to our nations, Cuban FM says

Cuban foreign minister Bruno Rodriguez referred on Sunday to the imposition by the United States of a candidate to head the Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) as an offensive for Latin America and the Caribbean. Read More ...

Cuban FM appreciates adhesion to treaty with Southeast Asian nations

Bruno Rodriguez, Cuban foreign minister, thanked the member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations for accepting to adhere to the Treaty of Friendship and Cooperation. Read More ...

Cuba studies over 7000 samples for COVID 19, reporting today 42 new cases

Cuba reports Friday 42 new positive cases of SARS-CoV-2, for a total of 4,593 infected with the virus that causes COVID-19 in the country, 83.7 percent of them recovered, the Ministry of Public Health stated in its daily report. Read More ...

Cuban president denounces renewal of U.S. blockade

The blockade and persecution are tightening, the fury and perversity are increasing, Cuban president Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez tweeted Thursday, when he pointed out that the US president extended for another year the Trade with the Enemy Act of 1917, which supports the blockade against Cuba. Read More ...

Tropical storms move over Atlantic, may increase strength

Tropical storm Paulette has had little change in organization on Thursday, keeping maximum sustained winds of 85 kilometers per hour, with higher gusts and a central pressure of 997 hectoPascal. Read More ...

Canadian citizens are safe in Cuba, Cuban ambassador states

Cuba has been and continues being a secure destination for tourists from all over the world, including Canadians, said Thursday Josefina Vidal, Cuban ambassador to the northern country. Read More ...

Cuban FM condemns judicial processes against Evo Morales and Rafael Correa

Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez condemned on Twitter the politically motivated legal proceedings against Evo Morales and Rafael Correa, former presidents of Bolivia and Ecuador, respectively. Read More ...

Cuba reports 82 cases of Covid-19

The Cuban health ministry reported 82 new positive cases of SARS-CoV-2, coronavirus that causes COVID-19, for a total of 4,459 in the country. Read More ...

Diaz-Canel: Virgen de la Caridad del Cobre unites Cuba

Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel said that the Virgen de la Caridad del Cobre, the country's patron saint, unites Cubans in national sentiment and history. Read More ...

Cuba reports 25 cases of Covid-19

The Cuban health ministry reported 25 new positive cases of SARS-CoV-2, coronavirus that causes COVID-19, for a total of 4,377 in the country. Read More ...

Diaz-Canel insists on the construction of quality houses in Cuba

Cuba´s president Miguel Diaz-Canel insisted on the need to build more houses, aware that the lack of these is the greatest accumulated social problem in Cuba. Read More ...

Cuban FM denounces media silence on Cuba´s contribution against Covid-19

Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez denounced the international media silence about Cuba's scientific contributions to the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic. Read More ...

Cuba joins celebrations for International Literacy Day

Cuba is celebrating the International Literacy Day today with the recognition for its educational achievements, particularly the campaign that declared the country in 1961 as first territory free of illiteracy in the region. Read More ...

Cuba reports 43 cases of Covid-19

The Cuban health ministry reported 43 new positive cases of SARS-CoV-2, coronavirus that causes COVID-19, for a total of 4,352 in the country. Read More ...

PAHO/WHO describe as effective Cuba's confrontation with COVID-19

Dr. Jose Moya, representative of the Pan American and World Health organizations (PAHO / WHO) in Cuba, described the Caribbean island's confrontation with the COVID-19 pandemic as effective, despite the fact that in the last month the country suffered an outbreak of the disease. Read More ...

Cuba denounces media blockade on its successes against COVID-19

Ignoring or condemning Cuba's successes in confronting the COVID-19 pandemic is part of the media blockade at the international level, Cuban foreign minister Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla denounced Friday on Twitter. Read More ...

Cuba denounces US financial persecution despite global pandemic

Cuban FM Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla denounced Friday on Twitter the U.S. government's persecution against Cuba's financial transactions, banking and credit operations, and its continued hostility despite the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More ...

Cuba reports 52 new cases of COVID 19, 24 of them imported

HAVANA, Cuba, Sep 4 (ACN) The Cuban ministry of public health reported Friday 52 new positive cases of SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, which causes COVID-19, for a total of 4,266 infected people in the country (1.02%), and 82% of them recovered. Read More ...

Diaz-Canel highlights arrival of first Montreal-Cayo Coco flight

Cuban president Miguel Diaz-Canel said on Twitter the destination Jardines del Rey, in Cuba's northern cays, is ready to receive Friday the first flight from Canada in this stage of the pandemic. Read More ...

Cuba calls for increasing responsibility to curb rise in COVID-19

Cuba reported Thursday 88 new positive cases in coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, which causes COVID-19, for a total of 4,214 confirmed cases in the country; two new deaths (100) and 16 more medical discharges. Read More ...

Cuban expert participates in virtual meeting of radiological and nuclear regulatory agencies

Engineer Rosbell Bosch Robaina, who is only 37 years old, represented Cuba in the 25th Plenary Meeting of the Ibero-American Forum of Radiological and Nuclear Regulatory Bodies (FORO), a virtual meeting in which professionals from 10 countries attended. On this occasion and for the fourth time, Cuba assumed the presidency of the FORO, a mission that turns around all members and changes annually i...

Cuban scientific center guarantees safety of clinical trial in Soberana01

For just over a week, the National Center for the Coordination of Clinical Trials (CENCEC by its Spanish acronym) has been responsible for evaluating the clinical trial of Soberana01, the first Cuban vaccine candidate against COVID-19 developed by the Finlay Institute of Vaccines. Read More ...

Cuban president congratulates Uzbekistan on its national day

Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez, Cuban president in a message sent to his Uzbek counterpart, Shavkat Mirziyoyev, expressed his congratulations on the occasion of the celebration of the National Day of that Central Asian nation on September 1. Read More ...

Cuba insists on the need to comply with restriction measures after 61 new cases and 3 deaths

Cuba studied 5,546 samples, resulting in 61 positive ones. The country accumulates 408, 727 samples made and 4, 126 positive ones. Read More ...

Cuban deputy PM highlights continuation of school year

Roberto Morales Ojeda, Cuban deputy prime minister, highlighted on Twitter on Tuesday the resume of the 2019-2020 school year, postponed last March after the detection of the first cases of COVID-19 in Cuba. Read More ...

Cuba and Saint Lucia celebrate anniversary of the bilateral relations

The Cuba-Santa Lucia Solidarity Humanistic Association held its annual meeting this weekend, which was dedicated to the 41st anniversary of the establishment of bilateral relations between both countries and the 15th anniversary of this organization. Read More ...

Cuba rejects external interference against Belarus

Cuba rejects external interference against the sovereignty and self-determination of Belarus, President Miguel Diaz-Canel said today on Twitter. Read More ...

Cuban Ambassador to Suriname confirms work of Cuban doctors against COVID-19

Igor Azcuy, Cuban ambassador to Suriname, visited the Wanica Hospital, a center where members of the Henry Reeve Brigade have been treating patients with COVID-19 since last March. Read More ...

Cuba to apply new measures to curb Covid-19 outbreak

Cuban authorities will apply new measures to curb the spread of Covid-19 in the country, in which Havana and other western provinces are presenting the most complex situation. Read More ...