Havana - The National Director of Epidemiology of the Cuban Ministry of Public Health, Dr. Francisco Duran, reported that there were 14 new cases of COVID-19, for an total of 2,133 positive cases across the island.
During his daily press briefing held Friday morning, Dr. Duran said that over the past 24 hours -- up to 12 midnight Thursday night -- fortunately, no patients died from the coronavirus. This is the sixth consecutive day that there have been no additional deaths from coronavirus on the island. A total of 83 patients have died from COVID-19 in Cuba over the past several months.
To date, 1,848 patients have recovered -- with 9 patients released from hospitalization during the day on Thursday.
Havana - As part of the campaign leading up to May 8th –Cuban Son Day—the country’s oldest record and musical editions company EGREM presented the DVD ‘Caminos de Son’ by Rolando Almirante, on digital platforms and on Canal Clave of Cuban television.Read More
“The son is the most sublime for the soul to entertain. Anyone who does not consider it good should die ”, assures that memorable song named ´´Suavecito´´, by the great Ignacio Piñeiro, one of the most performed and memorable in the history of this musical genre in Cuba.Read More
Ottawa - The Latin American Film Festival in Canada this month includes the screening of the 2018 Cuban film 'Inocencia' (Innocence), by director Alejandro Gil.Read More