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Asia / Oceanía

Canberra, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) Genes linked to eschizophrenia are influential in te response of bipolar patients to pharmacological treatments with Lythium, said an investigation carried out by experts interviewed by specialized magazine Jama Psychiatry Friday.


Bangkok, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) The Thailandian (Thai) police is now investigating 15 officers, because of the extortion to foreigners in the island of Phuket, one of the main tourist resorts of the Asian country.


Tokyo, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) The secretary of the head of the Japanese cabinet, Yoshihide Suga, instructed the ministers today to reinforce the measures against websites that deal with suicides and to provide appropriate assistance to those who publish in them.


Manila, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) Dozens Philippines protested today near the United States embassy in this capital in rejection to the visit of president Donald trump, who will arrive to this country on Sunday.


Beijing, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) Jamaican Alia Atkinson won the gold medal in the women''s 50m Breaststroke, at the Swimming World Cup that takes place in this capital.


Tokyo, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) Japan''s Finance Minister Taro Aso distanced himself from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) today, saying he is not aware of the definitive agreement.


Da Nang, Vietnam, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) Chances to revive the Transpacific Economic Cooperation Agreement (TPP) diluted today due to Canadian reserves on topics related to intellectual property and Internet.


Da Nang (Vietnam), Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) The speeches delivered today at the Summit of the Asia-Pacific Cooperation Forum (APEC) by the presidents of the United States, Donald Trump, and China, Xi Jinping, were at the antipodes of a globalized world.


By Fausto Triana, Special Envoy

Da Nang, Vietnam, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) Chilean Foreign Minister Heraldo Muñoz announced today that the possible approval of the so-called TPP-11 was deferred at the request of Canada to make some adjustments.


By Fausto Triana, Special Envoy

Da Nang, Vietnam, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) Matrix-style parallel worlds seem to converge today at the 35th Summit of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum, with the frantic dynamics of negotiations to seek free trade agreements.


By Alberto Salazar Gutierrez

Da Nang, Vietnam, Nov 10 (Prensa Latina) President Donald Trump warned today that the United States will not subscribe big agreements he considers unfavorable for his country and showed himself in favor of bilateral treaties instead of multilateral ones.