Category Archives: Healthcare

Cuba thanks Namibia for donation to healthcare system

Havana, Sep 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuban First Deputy Minister of Foreign Trade and Investment (Mincex) Ana Teresita Gonzalez thanked the Government of Namibia on Thursday for a food donation to the public healthcare system. The contribution will be used to … Continue reading

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9 Million Doses of Cuban Abdala Vaccine To Reach Mexico

This is part of the plan to immunize 15.3 million children between 5 and 11 years of age against COVID-19. Sept 6 (teleSUR) On Tuesday, the Mexican government announced the purchase of 9 million doses of the Cuban vaccine Abdala for … Continue reading

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Hungary donates medical supplies to Cuba to fight Covid-19

Havana, Sep 9 (Prensa Latina) Hungary on Friday donated rapid antigen tests and 15 MP-80 docking stations for infusion pumps to Cuba in order to support the fight against Covid-19 in the country. First Deputy Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment … Continue reading

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Mexico will continue hiring Cuban doctors

Mexico City, Sep 9 (Prensa Latina) Mexican Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador announced today that his government will continue to hire specialist doctors from Cuba and thanked the island’s authorities for helping Mexico’s health efforts. In his morning press conference from … Continue reading

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Public Health Minister Jose Angel Portal congratulates Cuban women

Havana Aug 23 (Prensa Latina) Public Health Minister Jose Angel Portal congratulated Cuban women on Tuesday on the 62nd Anniversary of the Cuban Women’s Federation (FMC). On the MINSAP official site, the minster noted that the work in the healthcare … Continue reading

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Cuban doctors to provide medical assistance in Italy’s Calabria

Rome, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The President of Calabria Roberto Occhiuto on Wednesday officially announced an agreement with Cuba for hiring physicians to provide medical assistance in the southern Italian region of Calabria. Occhiuto asserted on social networks and separate … Continue reading

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Cuba recognized by Jamaica for medical solidarity

Havana, Jul 31 (Prensa Latina) Cuba received a recognition from the Jamaican Government for its medical cooperation support during the fight against Covid-19, Cuban Ambassador to Kingston Fermin Quiñones reported on Sunday. On his Twitter account, Quiñones thanked Jamaica’s Minister … Continue reading

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Foreign Health Graduates Thank Cuba

At the graduation ceremony, foreign graduates from the health sector were grateful for the opportunity to train as professionals in Cuba. July 28 (teleSUR) The doctor from the Republic of Congo, Prince Jofrelle, on behalf of the graduates, expressed his … Continue reading

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Cuban doctors to work in 15 Mexican states

Mexico City, Jul 26 (Prensa Latina) The 500 Cuban doctors hired by Mexico will work in 15 states, as part of the new health plan by the Mexican Social Security Institute (IMSS), La Jornada reported. The newspaper noted that after … Continue reading

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Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel ratifies support for Mexico

Havana, Jul 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Monday ratified in a message Cuba’s willingness to support Mexico in solidarity. In response to a message from Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, Diaz-Canel said that Cuba will always … Continue reading

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