Category Archives: Healthcare

Uninterrupted Cuban medical cooperation with Guatemala for 24 years 

Guatemala City, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Vice Minister of Health, Regla Angulo, highlighted here the ties of the island’s medical cooperation with Guatemala for 24 years without interruption. During a visit to this Central American country, Angulo met with … Continue reading

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President Lopez Obrador defends hiring Cuban doctors in Mexico

Mexico, May 16 (Prensa Latina) President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador came out on Monday against a conservative campaign against hiring Cuban doctors in Mexico as was agreed upon during his recent visit to Havana. In his daily morning press conference … Continue reading

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Lopez Obrador reports on health cooperation agreements with Cuba

Mexico City, May 9 (Prensa Latina) Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday reported on the healthcare cooperation agreement signed during his working visit to Cuba, which ended on Sunday night. At his morning press briefing at the National … Continue reading

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Cuba decorates French expert for contributing to Covid-19 vaccines

Havana, May 6 (Prensa Latina) French Doctor Francoise Keita was decorated on Thursday with the Carlos J. Finlay Order, granted by the Council of State of Cuba. The awarding ceremony was held in the premises of the Finlay Vaccines Institute … Continue reading

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Cuba is grateful of donation from friends and residents in Lebanon

Beirut, May 3 (Prensa Latina) The head of Cuba’s diplomatic mission in Lebanon, Jorge Leon, on Tuesday expressed gratitude for a donation of medical materials sent by friends of Cuba to help fight the Covid-19 pandemic. Leon highlighted the solidarity … Continue reading

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Cuba has spread tenderness around the world, Venezuelan diplomat says

Santiago de Cuba, May 3 (Prensa Latina) Cuba has spread tenderness around the world, Venezuelan diplomat and poet Kris Gonzalez, who is touring the country on Tuesday to present books and the Correo del Alba magazines, said. The journalist and … Continue reading

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Senator asks for Cuban medical brigade to come to the US

Washington, Apr 28 (Prensa Latina) Senator from the US state of Alabama, Malika Sanders, asked the National Conference of Black State Legislators for the presence today in the United States of the Henry Reeve Cuban medical brigade, specialized in disasters … Continue reading

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Covid-19, cancer and agricultural biotechnology focus BioHabana 2022

Havana, Apr 27 (Prensa Latina) Experiences on the control and management of Covid-19, cancer immunotherapy and agricultural biotechnology on Wednesday focus the debates of the BioHabana 2022 International Congress, scheduled until Friday. Chronic inflammation and aging, brain diseases, industry 4.0, … Continue reading

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Cuba’s health minister opens second day of BioHabana 2022

Havana, Apr 26 (Prensa Latina) A keynote speech by Cuba’s Health Minister Jose Angel Portal on Tuesday opens the second day of the BioHabana 2022 International Congress, scheduled to last until Friday, April 29. The program disclosed by the organizers … Continue reading

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Mexico notes quality of Cuba’s Abdala vaccine for adults and children

Mexico, Apr 19 (Prensa Latina) Mexico on Tuesday described Cuba’s homegrown Abdala vaccine as very good, in both adult and children’s formats, according to Undersecretary for Public Health Prevention Hugo Lopez-Gatell. Asked about children’s vaccination at the daily morning press … Continue reading

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