Havana, Oct 22.- Through videoconference, the Council of State of the Republic of Cuba met in the Capitol, in a session chaired by Esteban Lazo Hernández, with the presence of Miguel Díaz- Canel Bermúdez, President of the Republic, and Manuel Marrero Cruz, Prime Minister.
Havana, Oct 21 - Cuba has a second vaccine candidate against Covid-19, Soberana 2, which follows the path of hopes traced by Soberana 1, waiting for the Center for State Control of Medicines, Equipment and Medical Devices to authorize its clinical trials in the coming days.
Havana, Oct 21.- Led by its first secretary, Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, the Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba met to address issues that will be presented for analysis at the organization's VIII Congress.
Berlin, Oct 20.- The Network of Solidarity with Cuba in Germany reiterated its support for the Caribbean nation and demanded the end of the economic, commercial and financial blockade imposed by the United States for almost six decades, diplomatic sources reported.
Havana, October 20.- Cuba will promote cooperation between Latin American countries during the debates of the thirty-eighth period of sessions of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), official sources said today.
Havana, Oct 19.- The Finlay Vaccine Institute of Cuba announced the registration of a new clinical trial in the public registry to evaluate different formulations and dose schedules of the nationally produced drug against Covid-19, Sovereign 01.
Havana, Oct 19.- Miguel Díaz- Canel Bermúdez, President of the Republic of Cuba, through his Twitter account congratulated Bolivians today on the triumph of Luis Arce and the Movement for Socialism (MAS) in the presidential elections.
United Nations, Oct 17 - Cuba rejected at the UN the expansion of unilateral coercive measures in the midst of the health crisis generated by Covid-19 and denounced the intensification of the United States economic blockade against the island in this context.
Havana, Oct 17.- In the last 25 years, workers in the tourism sector contributed more than 24 million dollars to the health system, Víctor Lemagne, general secretary of the National Hospitality and Tourism Union, reported today.
London, Oct 16 - British parliamentarian Grahame Morris today formalized the nomination of the Henry Reeve contingent of Cuban doctors for the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize, for his internationalist work against the Covid-19 pandemic.