Cuba strengthens policies to struggle climate change

Havana, Dec 7 - Effective implementation of the government's Tarea Vida strategy to confront climate change, through policies that facilitate adaptation and mitigation, are contributions of the Third National Communication in Cuba, it was known ...

Meteorology Convention 2021 begins today

Havana, Dec. 6 - The 2021 Meteorology Convention begins today in person and virtually at the Tryp Habana Libre hotel and will run until next Friday with highly specialized events on climate change.

Cuban youths in China pay tribute to the work of Cuban scientists

Beijing, Dec 4 – Cuban children and adolescents paid tribute today from China scientists on the island and especially honored for their work in record time obtain own vaccines that protect COVID-19.

Solidarity of Cuba gives prestige to Latin American Medicine Day

Havana, Dec 3 - Cuba today celebrates Latin American Medicine Day with achievements in confronting Covid-19 and proven solidarity with other peoples to combat the pandemic.

Cuba and the UN program will sign this Thursday a project on climate adaptation

Havana, Dec 2.- Representatives of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment (CITMA) and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) will sign this Thursday in this capital a project called Mi Costa.     

Cuban vaccine designed for new variant of SARS-Cov-2

Havana, Dec 1.- Given the outbreak of Omicron, considered of concern by the World Health Organization, scientists from the Finlay Vaccine Institute (IFV) design a variant of the Soberana Plus vaccine with genetic information of ...

Cuban biopharmaceutical industry presented business opportunities

Havana, Nov 30 - The group of companies in the biopharmaceutical sector of Cuba, BioCubaFarma, today presented its portfolio of business opportunities for foreign investment during the first day of the II Business Forum of ...

Norwegian sailboat Statsradd Lehmkuhl leaves Cuba for the Bahamas

Havana, Nov 29 - The Norwegian ecological sailboat Statsraad Lehmkuhl with the expedition “One Ocean” left for Nassau, Bahamas, after several days of exchange with local experts in Cuba on the environment and care of ...

WHO names "omicron" most recent variant of Sars-Cov-2

Geneva, Nov 27 - A group of WHO experts named the new variant B.1.1.529 of Covid-19, detected for the first time in South Africa, as "omicron", which they described as worrisome due to its mutations.

Information system to manage Food Sovereignty Plan is presented

Havana, Nov 26 - The National Association of Economists and Accountants of Cuba (ANEC) presented the day before, in this capital, the international collaboration project that aspires to implement in the country an information system ...

Nature Magazine recognizes the success of the Cuban strategy to develop its own anti-COVID-19 vaccines

Havana, Nov. 24 - Nature, one of the most prestigious scientific journals in the world, published an article in which the success of the Cuban strategy to develop its own anti-COVID-19 vaccines is recognized.    

Cuban medical brigade distinguished in Panama

Panama, Nov 23 - The regional director of Health of the neighboring province of Panama Oeste, Dr. Kevin Cedeño, delivered a diploma of recognition to the Cuban medical brigade that worked at the Nicolás Solano ...

Cuban online store sales products of self-employed producers

Havana, Nov. 22 - As an opportunity to facilitate electronic commerce in foreign currency to all forms of management, the Empresa Comercializadora Exportadora-Importadora de la Industria Ligera (Encomil) has a digital site that from now ...

Cuba's medical and biopharmaceutical advances stand out in Italy

Rome, Nov. 19 - Cuba's advances in medicine and the biopharmaceutical industry and its demonstrated effectiveness in facing the COVID-19 pandemic were central themes of a meeting held in this capital.

Diaz-Canel calls to promote science, technology and innovation professionals

Havana, Nov. 16 - The President of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, insisted this Monday on the need to promote the training of professionals in science, technology and innovation and their link with the work of the ...

US academics show interest in collaborating with Cuba

Washington, Nov. 15 - Academics from several universities in the United States are focusing today on the opportunities that collaboration with Cuba would open in areas of higher education, after recently holding a virtual meeting ...