During Thursday’s press briefing on covid-19, Dr. José Raul de Armas Fernández, head of the group on transmissible diseases of the Cuban Health Ministry, confirmed that there are 11 cases of covid-19 in Cuba, five foreigners and six Cubans who came in contact with infected people coming from or traveling abroad.... More

The World Health Organization (WHO), has insisted that testing for COVID-19 is the key to containing the spread of the virus. ... More

Havana, March 18 (RHC)-- Cuba has full capacity to supply Interferon alpha 2B and other 22 medicines to the national health system in the fight and treatment of COVID-19. It is also s working on a vaccine against that disease.... More

Havana, March 17 (RHC)--In the last 24 hours, two new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in the national territory, for a cumulative total of seven.... More

The World Health Organization (WHO) has sent a clear message to countries around the globe on the COVID-19 pandemic:‘test, test, test’. ... More

Washington, March 16 (RHC)-- After reports over the weekend that the United States was attempting to secure the rights to any coronavirus vaccine developed by a German pharmaceutical company, German politicians offered strong rebukes on Monday. ... More

Dr.Dr José Ernesto Betancourt Lavastida, director of Defense and Civil Defense of the Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP) speaks upon arrival.

Caracas, March 16 (RHC) - A contingent of the Henry Reeve International Medical Brigade, specialized in disaster situations and serious epidemics, is in Venezuela to help in the fight against the new coronavirus.... More

Havana, March 15 (RHC)-- Cuban health authorities continue to call for the hygienic-sanitary measures established to prevent the spread of COVID-19, according to a press conference held Sunday to follow up on the pandemic.... More

The World Health Organization said Friday that Europe has now become the epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic, with more reported cases and deaths than the rest of the world combined, apart from China.... More

Cuban health authorities reported on Thursday a new case of Coronavirus, bringing to four the number of the new Coronavirus cases on the Caribbean island.... More

The World Health Organization, the WHO, has now officially declared the coronavirus COVID19 outbreak a pandemic. ... More

Japanese deputy minister of health, labor and welfare, Kojima Toshifumi has expressed his country’s interest in increasing cooperation with Cuba in health, particularly the development and production of medication.... More

The Cuban Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP) confirmed on Wednesday the presence of the coronavirus-COVID-19 in the country.... More

The World Health Organization (WHO) has renewed its commitment to combating the COVID-19 epidemic, as the number of confirmed cases has now crossed 100,000 in 100 countries.... More

As three more countries confirmed their first cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday and the caseload continued to spike in worst-hit regions, the World Health Organization (WHO) called for early and aggressive measures to break the chains of transmission worldwide.... More