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Asia / Oceania

Seoul, Mar 9 (Prensa Latina) South Korean President Moon Jae-in declared the PyeongChang Paralympic Winter Games officially inaugurated today.

Beijing, Mar 9 (Prensa Latina) China has welcomed today and considered positive that the leaders of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the United States hold direct talks in May, since they will pave the way to solve the crisis in the neighboring peninsula.

Manila, Mar 8 (Prensa Latina) Hundreds of Philippines women gathered today in the Miranda Square of this capital to march against violence, on the occasion of International Women''s Day.

Nairobi, Mar 8 (Prensa Latina) Chinese investments boost the Kenyan real estate sector through technology transfer, assured a specialized Kenyan source.

Jakarta, Mar 8 (Prensa Latina) Indonesian security forces held a mock anti-terrorist operation on the island of Bali, main tourist destination in the country.

Havana, Mar 8 (Prensa Latina) Cuba is reaching one million international visitors at a time when the national tourism industry is immersed in a broad investment process.

Santiago de Chile, Mar 8 (Prensa Latina) The Progressive and Global Agreement for the Transpacific Association (CPTPP) is signed today in this capital, having the importance of being first of its kind in the 21st Century.

Guangzhou, China, Mar 8 (Prensa Latina) Thousands of Chinese female passengers received Ecuadorian roses today on International Women''s Day, as part of an initiative that for the third consecutive year unites the South American country with China Southern Airline in this date.

Beijing, Mar 8 (Prensa Latina) China defended today its links with Latin America and the Caribbean, stressed its base on friendship and mutual cooperation, after repeating its lack of interest in competing with the United States nor displace it as partner in that zone.

Kuala Lumpur, Mar 8 (Prensa Latina) The 15th edition of the Halal International Commercial Fair, the biggest event of its kind, will take place from April 4 to 7 in Malaysia, Bernama news agency reported.

Jakarta, mar 7 (Prensa Latina) Indonesia is currently working on new strategies to eliminate tuberculosis, a challenge it faces as the second country with the most affected people.