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Over 45 Countries Ask Cuba for Interferon to Treat Covid-19

Since the 1980s, this drug is used in cases of acute respiratory conditions and viral infections. March 27 (teleSUR) Outlet Granma reported that over 45 nations have requested Cuba for Interferon  Alpha 2b Human Recombinant supplies given that this drug is … Continue reading

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Cuba participates in China’s conference on fighting against Covid-19

Beijing, March 24 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is participating on Tuesday in a videoconference provided by China to Latin America and Caribbean countries to update them on fighting against Covid-19 pandemic. The meeting was arranged by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs … Continue reading

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Cuban president highlights humanistic practice of Revolution

Havana, Mar 23 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Monday highlighted the island’s international healthcare collaboration as a humanistic practice of the Revolution. The president posted this expression on Twitter accompanied by hashtags #CubaSalva, #SomosCuba and #SomosContinuidad. Diaz-Canel shared … Continue reading

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Cuba’s Biotech Success Helped China Overcome COVID-19

By Norris McDonald I March 22 (The Gleaner-Jamaica) Brazil far-right leader, President Jair Bolsonaro, is now begging the thousands of Cuban doctors he had expelled to return to help them in their own fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. The Cuban … Continue reading

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Friendship and cooperation between Cuba and Ethiopia stand out

Addis Ababa, Mar 20 (Prensa Latina) The Ethiopian Herald highlighted the friendship and cooperation Cuba and Ethiopia currently maintain, with the purpose of celebrating in July the 45th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between the two nations. The contribution of … Continue reading

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Lebanon and Cuba explore cooperation in the health sector

Beirut, March 11 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s ambassador to Lebanon Alexander Pellicer explored on Wednesday with Lebanon’s Minister of Health Hamad Hassan the possibility of establishing cooperation mechanisms in the production of medicines. The meeting was conducive to offer details of … Continue reading

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Japan ratifies interest in Cuban medicines against COVID-19

Tokyo, Mar 10 (Prensa Latina) Japanese Vice-Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare Kojima Toshifumi has reaffirmed the interest in cooperation with Cuba in health, diplomatic sources reported in Tokyo on Tuesday. According to a note from the Cuban Embassy in … Continue reading

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Young Cubans get ready to compete in world programing contest

Santiago de Cuba, Mar 9 (Prensa Latina) Limitless, the team from the University of Oriente (UO) that will compete in the world final of the International Computer Programing Contest (ICPC) in Russia in June, istraining hard to get successful results. … Continue reading

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Mexico to host 1st innovation meeting CELAC 2020

March 6 (Radio Rebelde) As part of the activities of the Pro Tempore Presidency of Mexico, within the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States ( CELAC), the 1st innovation meeting CELAC 2020 will be held March 17-18 in the … Continue reading

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Cuba and China sign investment in biotechnological park

Beijing, Mar 5 (Prensa Latina) Cooperation in the field of biotechnology between China and Cuba is showing a new achievement with the signing here of the project to invest in the first joint park to research, develop, produce and commercialize … Continue reading

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