Havana - Cuba reported on Monday 838 new COVID-19 infections and t4 deaths in the last 24 hours.
The National Chief of Epidemiology, Dr. Francisco Duran said that 18, 960 tests were carried out to detect the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, the cause of the pandemic.
Since the beginning of the epidemic, 45 361 people have been infected with Covid-19 and 300 have died.
Havana reported 412 cases on Sunday. Santiago de Cuba followed with 87, and Mayabeque with 72.
Paris - Cuba's permanent representative to UNESCO, Yahima Esquivel, on Monday denounced the impact of the US economic, commercial and financial blockade against her country in the sphere of competence of the multilateral organization.Read More
Havana - Some 250 Cuban and foreign writers, representing 40 nations, will participate in the International Poetry Festival that will be held online from May 25th through the 30th from Havana.
Organized by the CubaPoesía cultural center, the National Association of Writers and Artists (UNEAC), the Cuban Book Institute and the Cuban Ministry of Culture, the event is presided over by Cuban National Literature Prize laureate Nancy Morejón.Read More
Although theater dance groups and soloists were in charge of giving notable life to the XIV edition of El Carnaval de la Escena event, based in Caimito, creators of all the demonstrations joined this online event, which had the participation of representatives from Mexico, Ecuador, Colombia and the host nation, also represented by Teatro del Estro, from Mayabeque province.Read More