Asia / Oceanía

Washington, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) The President of the United States, Donald Trump, today signed an executive order to withdraw his country from the Trans-Pacific Agreement of Economic Partnership (TPP, acronym in English).


23 de enero de 2017, 14:39Kuala Lumpur, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) Four members of a new cell of the Islamic State (ISIS), based in Malaysia and in charge of passing terrorists to southern Philippines from the state of Sabah, were arrested, police said today.


23 de enero de 2017, 14:37Astana, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Special Envoy for Syria, Staffan de Mistura, called today for the consolidation of the ceasefire in Syria, as a key step in the dialogue aimed at finishing almost six years of conflict.


23 de enero de 2017, 14:05Havana, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) The International Sympossium of the Pulmonary Vascular Research Institute (PVRI) opened its sessions in this capital Monday, with the participation of prestigious specialists from Cuba, US and Europe.


Washington, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) The President of the United States, Donald Trump, today signed an executive order to withdraw his country from the Trans-Pacific Agreement of Economic Partnership (TPP, acronym in English).


Moscow, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) Russian state oil company Rosneft has produced 265 million tonnes of crude oil in 2016 and plans investments for this year of 1 trillion rubles, its director Viktor Sechin said today.


23 de enero de 2017, 12:57Naipyidó, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) Statistics on displaced people due to internal conflicts in Myanmar have hit public opinion today, with 87000 people fleeing their homes since the beginning of military operations in Rakhine.


23 de enero de 2017, 11:59Geneva, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) The World Health Organization (WHO) has called today the international community to pay attention to the outbreak of avian flu, with new strains, spread since late 2016 by almost 40 countries in Europe and Asia.


23 de enero de 2017, 11:43Los Ángeles,Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) Rogue One: A Star Wars Story''s rag-tag band of rebels zoomed across the $1Billion threshold at the global box office.


Beijing, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) The Secretary-General of the Central Committee of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) and President of the country, Xi Jinping, will lead a newly created central commission for integrated military and civilian development, the political organization revealed today.


Tokyo, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) Asian nations began the week with multi-level alerts, ahead of the new US trade policy, and expectations about the immediate financial future.