Cuba in Seychelles

Covid-19 protection reached 83 percent in Cuba

Havana, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) Nine million 287,955 people in Cuba (83 percent) completed the anti-Covid-19 vaccination plan with three dosis of a Cuban-made vaccine, the Ministry of Public Health (Minsap) reported on Tuesday.

By the end of the 5th of this month, 10 million 192,861 individuals had received at least one dose of the Soberana 02 vaccine, from the Finlay Institute (IFV), or Abdala, designed by the Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (CIGB), the Minsap said on its website.

Congratulations to the members of the Cuban Medical Brigade in Seychelles on the Latin American Medicine Day.

Victoria, December 3, 2021_ On the occasion of the Latin American Medicine Day, the Cuban Embassy in Seychelles congratulates all Cuban health workers, and especially, the members of the Cuban Medical Brigade in Seychelles, who every day put on high the most noble and altruistic values of our beloved Cuba and the inexhaustible determination to contribute to raise the health indexes of this sister African nation.  

ATTENTION. Division of Immigration and Immigration of the Republic of Cuba denies rumors about the issuance of the Cuban passport.

The Division of Identification and Immigration, of the Ministry of the Interior of the Republic of Cuba, reports on the results of consultations received in relation to the issuance of the Cuban passport, under conditions of the new normality due to the control of the COVID-19 pandemic.

In the case of the Corriente, it is a document of identity and citizenship that is issued to Cuban citizens residing in the country and abroad who request it, specifies an official note of the agency published today on its website.

ATTENTION TRAVELERS FROM SEYCHELLES TO CUBA. As from December 4, new measures for the control of international travelers.

In view of the appearance of a new variant of the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 called "omicron" (B.1.1.529), identified as a variant of concern by the World Health Organization (WHO), with a rapid dissemination, isolating cases in several countries of the world, it has been decided to apply new measures of reinforcement in the control of international travelers.

Travelers coming from South Africa, Lesotho, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Namibia, Malawi and Eswatini (formerly Swaziland), upon entering our country must comply with the following requirements:

Cuba has strengthened ties with its nationals abroad

Exclusive JR interview with Ernesto Soberón Guzmán, director of the General Directorate of Consular Affairs and Cubans Residing Abroad of the Cuban Foreign Ministry.

With six years of experience at the head of the General Directorate of Consular Affairs and Cubans Residing Abroad (Daccre) of the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ernesto Soberón Guzmán spoke with JR to update on various points related to Cubans living abroad after almost two years of the coronavirus pandemic.