Havana, Feb 22 (ACN) The State Secretary of Ukraine Government stressed on Monday the high level of Cuban medicine and congratulated the island’s health professionals for the development of four COVID 19 candidate vaccines on advanced clinical trials.
During a meeting with Cuba’s ambassador to Kiev Natacha Diaz, the Ukrainian government official also referred to opportunities for bilateral cooperation in the areas of sports and culture, according to the Cuban Foreign Ministry.
Meanwhile, the Cuban diplomat briefed the Ukrainian official on the island’s portfolio of investment opportunities for 2021, and the local potential in sectors such as pharmaceuticals, tourism, trade and others. She also recalled memos signed by the Cuban Biocubafarma pharmaceutical conglomerate and some Ukrainian institutes for medical cooperation for the use of the Cuban medication Heberpropt-P against diabetic foot ulcers and other drugs against several conditions like cancer.
Last February 11, the Cuban ambassador met with Alexander Rotov, from the Ukrainian Construction Workers Confederation and leader of the Hertz Conglomerate who expressed his interest in cooperating with Cuba.