Cuba, June 10, 2019. The evaluation of results in the treatment of one type of skin cancer (basal cell carcinoma) with HeberFeron - produced by Cuba’s Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology – has shown that the drug can reduce the appearance of new lesions eightfold.
The news attracted attention at a scientific meeting to analyze the issue, in the province of Holguín, with more than 120 doctors in attendance, including specialists and residents from across the country,
New York, June 9, 2019. Pastors for Peace's solidarity work will continue despite the increase in travel restrictions to Cuba and the hostile policy the US government currently maintains against the island.
Gail Walker, Executive Director of the Interreligious Foundation for Community Organization-Pastors for Peace, daughter of the Reverend Lucius Walker, who was the main developer of the project.
Havana, June 7, 2019. Cuban government has denounced on Friday that US government decision to ban cruise travelings damages thousands of people who used that route to travel to Cuba.
The measure of Donald TrumpÂ´s administration also harms 'important companies forced to call off visits already scheduled and contracts signed', Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment Minister, Rodrigo Malmierca tweeted.
Precisely, the Norwegian Cruise firm predicted on Friday that the ban will cause a fall of up to eight percent of its earnings per share in 2019.
Washington, June 7, 2019. Norwegian Cruise has predicted Friday an eight percent drop in profits from the U.S. decision to cancel cruise ship travel to Cuba in 2019.
The company specified that in an extremely short period of time it had to modify itineraries to comply with the new restrictions imposed by President Donald Trump.
This modification, the substantial discounts offered to guests to maintain their bookings, cancellations and investment in marketing to support the fall in sales, will generate a negative impact, it said in a statement.
Havana, June 7, 2019. Cuba has legal guarantees that protect foreign investors against the application of Tittle III of the anti-Cuban Helms Burton Law, an authorized source reiterated Friday.
According to statements made to the Cubadebate website by Deborah Rivas, Director of Foreign Investment at Cuba's Foreign Trade Ministry, security for foreign business is based on three fundamental norms.