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Asia / Oceanía

Beijing, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Thousands of people and vehicles continue to be stranded in the province of Hainan, an island in southern China, although air and maritime companies are applying urgent measures to alleviate the traffic jam caused by bad weather conditions.


Tokyo, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The desire of Japan and Chile to insist on mutual free trade agreements appears today in the attention of economists and market operators.


Beijing, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Thousands of people and vehicles continue to be stranded in the province of Hainan, an island in southern China, although air and maritime companies are applying urgent measures to alleviate the traffic jam caused by bad weather conditions.


Por By Fausto Triana, special envoy

Nagasaki, Japan, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Chilean President Michelle Bachelet once again raised her voice in favor of nuclear disarmament during a visit to Nagasaki, Japan, hit by an atomic bomb on August 9, 1945 at 11 am : 02 in the morning.


Seoul, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The People's Democratic Republic of Korea (PDRK) and South Korea will again hold talks on Tuesday in order to coordinate the north''s participation in the Winter Paralympic Games in PyeongChang, confirmed today the local government.


Beijing, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The electoral districts in China elected about 2,980 lawmakers to the National Peoples'' Assembly (Parliament), whose annual session will open on March 5 to define the leadership of the State, according to an official announcement.


23 de febrero de 2018, 17:21United Nations, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Children''s Fund (UNICEF) warned today about new climatic threats that could worsen the situation of 720,000 rohingya children, when the cyclone season in Bangladesh is approaching.


23 de febrero de 2018, 15:06Ulaambaatar, Mongolia, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The National News Agency of Mongolia (Montsame) and Havana-based Prensa Latina News Agency (PL) signed Friday a cooperation agreement that will allow the exchange of news and collaboration in the area of journalism between both countries.


Seoul, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The President of South Korea, Moon Jae-in, said today it is necessary to keep Inter-Korean dialogue environment, while Ivanka Trump said they should keep pressing Pyongyang.


Manila, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) The Philippine government summoned today the U.S. ambassador here, Sung Kim, after learning that a Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) report considered president Rodrigo Duterte as a threat to democracy.


Fausto Triana, Special Envoy

Tokyo, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Chile and Japan signed today several agreements to strengthen bilateral ties that go back 120 years, after meetings between president Michelle Bachelet and prime minister Shinzo Abe, together with ministers of both countries.