Havana, Cuba, March 12.- The Cuban achievements in the field of neurological rehabilitation will be presented at the NeuroRehabana 2014 International Congress, which opens Wednesday in Havana.
Havana, Cuba, Mar 10.- Cuba’s Labiofam pharmaceutical company and Zimbabwe’s Agricultural and Commercial Authority, under that country’s Agriculture Ministry, signed in Harare a Memo of Understanding to boost bilateral cooperation in that economic sector.
Tokyo, Mar 7.- Japanese scientists announced today they will begin next year a research on using induced pluripotent stem cells (iPS) to treat Parkinson's disease.
Santiago de Chile, Mar 6.- An earthquake of 5.3 degrees on the Richter scale shook central Chile today, although without causing serious material damage or fatalities.
Pretoria, Mar 4.- South African Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi welcomed today the scientific find of an antibody that could neutralize several stages of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), which causes AIDS.
Paris, Mar 4.- Argentinian professor Cecilia Bouzat won for Latin America the Unesco For Women in Science award, due to her researches about brain and neurological disorders.
Kathmandu, Mar 3.- The government of Nepal decreed today the obligation of collecting trash for climbers of Mount Everest, in a campaign to clean up the mythical mountain.
Moscow, Mar 1.- A quake of five-point intensity scale was recorded today in the depths of Baikal Lake in eastern Siberia, without causing casualties or material damages, reported the regional directorate of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Russia.
Canberra, Feb 27.- Environmental group Sea Shepherd said it will ask for a Supreme Court injunction to halt a government shark culling policy in Western Australia, ABC network reported today.
Havana, Cuba, Feb 25.- The Santa Teresa-Los Güiros Photovoltaic Park, located south of this city, was officially opened today by Dennis Legrá Azahares, first secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba in the province of Guantánamo.