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9 July, 2020 Havana still aiming for second phase of post-COVID-19 recovery

At the meeting of the temporary working group for the prevention and control of COVID-19 — led daily by Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel and Prime Minister Manuel Marrero Cruz — Deputy Governor Yanet Hernández Pérez said that two events of local transmission of the disease remain open in Havana: one in Centro Habana and another in Cerro. In the latter, a new case was confirmed on Wednesday, bringing the total to 20.

8 July, 2020 Cuban president participates in virtual ILO Summit

he President of the Republic of Cuba, Miguel Díaz-Canel, is participating this Wednesday in the virtual World Leaders’ Day of the International Labor Organization (ILO) Summit on COVID-19 and the World of Work, together with heads of state and government and prominent global employer and trade union leaders.

1 June, 2020 Cuba ratifies support to WHO in the face of US criticism

Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez ratified this Saturday the full support to the World Health Organization (WHO) and its management in the confrontation with the Covid-19, in view of the criticism from the United States.

25 May, 2020 Diaz-Canel calls for an end to import mentality

With a call to end the import mentality and break down all obstacles to development, Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel led the review of the country’s food production program.