Havana, February 11 (RHC)-- The Cuban Ministry of Public Health reported on Friday six deaths and 1,149 positive samples for COVID-19 during the last 24 hours, for an accumulated total of 1,058,946 diagnoses since the beginning of the disease in the nation.... More


Havana, February 11 (RHC)-- The Office in Cuba of the United Nations Population Fund (Unfpa) foresees, as part of the 2022-2025 work period, an intense work towards guaranteeing access to quality sexual and reproductive health services and making reproductive rights effective for all people.... More


Havana, February 11 (RHC)-- Swedish academic Silvia Schwaag shared her ideas on innovation in times of crisis with Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel and Cuban scientists.   With a master conference at the Palace of the Revolution, Schwaag promoted talent and diversity as a way to push the limits in pursuit of development and a mental change that includes acquiring generic skills.... More


Havana, February 11 (RHC)-- Cuban Minister of Higher Education José Ramón Saborido described the International University Congress 2022, the first of its magnitude after the pandemic, as a success. The minister said that all the thematic axes of university education have been dealt with in the symposiums and panels that make up the theoretical program. During a meeting with the press, he informed that more than 400 academics and foreign experts have joined the event, coming from 37 countries and most of them participating in person. ... More


Havana, February 11 (RHC)-- Cuban Vice President Salvador Valdés Mesa paid a working visit to the eastern province of Holguín on Thursday, where he exchanged with officials of the People's Power on the structure approved for local government bodies.... More


Havana, February 11 (RHC)-- The representative of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Mexico and country director for Cuba and the Dominican Republic, Alanna Armitage, acknowledged Thursday the political commitment of Cuba to comply with the agenda of the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD).... More


Havana, February 11 (RHC)-- A Cuban court tried 33 people accused of participating in violent actions and vandalism in the municipality of 10 de Octubre, in Havana, on July 11 and 12.... More


Havana, February 10 (RHC)-- Everything that is done in Cuba to contain inflation will be to increase the supply of products and never stop prioritizing and attending to the population, Deputy Prime Minister Alejandro Gil said Thursday evening on the Mesa Redonda TV program.... More


Havana, February 10 (RHC)-- The Cuban Ministry of Public Health reported on Thursday four deaths and 951 positive samples for COVID-19 during the last 24 hours, for an accumulated total of 1,057,797 diagnoses since the beginning of the disease in the nation.... More


Havana, February 10 (RHC)-- On Tuesday, Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel spoke with Gail Walker, Executive Director of the Interreligious Foundation for Community Organization (IFCO)/ Pastors for Peace, Granma newspaper reported. ... More


Washington, February 10 (RHC)-- Thousands of people have called on President Joe Biden to lift the U.S. blockade of Cuba during a Tweetathon held the day before, said activist Carlos Lazo, coordinator of the initiative, in a video sent to Prensa Latina.... More


Paris, February 10 (RHC)-- The Cuba Coopération France (CubaCoop) association described the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States on the Caribbean nation as cruel and unjust.... More


Panama City, February 10 (RHC)-- On Wednesday, the president of the Foreign Relations Committee of Panama's National Assembly (Parliament), Mariano Lopez, praised Cuba's social model and the participation of women in all spheres. ... More


Havana, February 10 (RHC)-- The Higher Education and COVID-19 forum will open Thursday with debates of the International University Congress 2022, held this week in Cuba with an agenda focused on sustainable development and inclusion.  As part of the activity, the rector of the University of Havana, Miriam Nicado García, will give a lecture on the strategic role of higher education institutions in the fight against the pandemic.... More


Havana, February 10 (RHC)-- The First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC) and President of the Republic, Miguel Díaz-Canel, received on Wednesday in Havana the President of the Communist Party of Spain, José Luis Centella Gómez.... More


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