Cuba updates COVID-19 health protocol for tourists

The Cuban Ministry of Tourism (MINTUR) updated the sanitary protocol to reduce the chances of contagion with COVID-19 and continue that sector’s operations in the island’s main destinations, the state media reported this Saturday. International travelers must have a negative PCR test, carried out 72 hours before arrival in Cuba, according to Prensa Latina news …

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United States Agricultural Coalition with Cuba asks Biden to resume policies favorable to bilateral development

The United States Agricultural Coalition for Cuba (USACC) asked President-elect Joe Biden to resume the policies that develop relations between the agricultural sector of both countries, reported Cubadebate. According to the source, the petition, dated January 14, states that the sanctions harm the Cuban people and that lifting them can contribute to “important economic and …

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Cuba reports highest number of coronavirus infections since the start of pandemic*

Cuba confirmed the highest number of coronavirus infections since the pandemic began on the island: 650 people with the disease. With that number, 18,151 COVID-19 cases have already been confirmed since March 2020, when the first coronavirus patients became known. Dr. Francisco Durán García, national director of Epidemiology of the Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP), …

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