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Asia / Oceania

Tokyo, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The arrival of the President of Chile, Michelle Bachelet, to Japan today will allow the signing of new agreements, as well as the expansion of bilateral ties in the fields of economy, trade, culture, science -technical and environmental.

New Delhi, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) Foreign ministers of India, Sushma Swaraj, and Canada, Chrystia Freeland, talked today on the strengthening of economic and trade relations, before the bilateral Summit that will be held tomorrow in this capital.

Beijing, feb 22 (Prensa Latina) China has insisted on taking advantage of the sustained rapprochement between South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) to improve their ties and move towards a broaden dialogue that include the United States.

Seoul, feb 22 (Prensa Latina) Eight government officials of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) will travel to South Korea Sunday for the closing of the 23 PyeongChang winter Olympic Games, confirmed Seoul authorities today.

22 de febrero de 2018, 00:20Canberra, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The 11 nations still committed to the Trans-Pacific Economic Cooperation Agreement (TPP-11) revealed today an eventual final version that allows for a happy ending to the treaty, despite the withdrawal of the United States.

Kabul, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) More than 30 factories for the elaboration of drugs and 12 stores belonging to the Taliban and drug traffickers were destroyed in the last 11 months, Afghanistan Interior Ministry reported today.

Panama, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) The head of the office of the State Council for Chinese Diaspora Affairs, Qiu Yuanping, assured here that the establishment of rtelations with Panama was the most important diplomatic achievement in 2017.

Beijing, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) China made new advances toward the introduction of 5G in mobile telephones with the first call made between its Huawei company and British Vodafone supported in the network, the one with highest connection speed.

By Fausto Triana

Santiago de Chile, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) President of Chile, Michelle Bachelet, is off on her 22nd official visit, last of her mandate expiring on March 11, when she will render the post to Sebastian Piñera.

Tokyo, feb 21 (Prensa Latina) The Japanese city of Osaka will host the summit of the most industrialized countries or the Group of Twenty (G20) next year, official sources reported here.

Seoul, Feb 20 (Prensa Latina) South Korea and the United States will announce, by the end of March, the date of the annual joint military maneuvers postponed for the celebration of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games, affirmed today the Defense Minister, Song Young-moo.