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Asia / Oceania

Havana, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The President of Cuba, Miguel Diaz-Canel, is attending today in this capital the closing day of the 24th Meeting of the Sao Paulo Forum.

Canberra, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Jamaican Usain Bolt will begin tests in the Central Coast Mariners club of the A-League of Australia for six weeks to begin his career in professional soccer, revealed the agent of the former sprinter.

Havana, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Vietnamese political leader Nguyen Duc Loi highlighted today in this capital the legacy of social justice and solidarity represented by the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro.

New Delhi, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) The Minister for Foreign Affairs & Regional Integration of Ghana, Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey is on an official visit to India from 16-19 July 2018.

Singapore Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Singapore Airlines (SIA) was recognized today as the best airline in the world at the World Airline Awards 2018 of the British auditor Skytrax.

Kabul, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) At least 62 Talibans, including a commander, were killed during attacks carried out by the Afghan Air Force in the southern province of Kandahar, in the last 24 hours, official sources reported today.

Manila, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Authorities in the Philippines suspended today sea travel in some sectors of the southern regions of Bicol, Tagalog and Visayas due to heavy rains caused by southwest Monsoon and Typhoon Son-Tinh.

Kabul, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) More than 20 people died, including a Taliban commander, in a suicide attack perpetrated by the Islamic State in the province of Sar-i-Pul, in northern Afghanistan, police chief Abdul Qauom Baqizoi, said.

Hanoi, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam''s Gross Domestic Product will grow by 6.6 percent this year thanks to macroeconomic and financial stability, the reforms it is implementing and the recovery of the world economy, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) predicted today.

Jakarta, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Indonesian police have killed 11 suspected petty criminals and shot dozens more in a heavy-handed offensive to free the capital of street crime before next month''s Asian Games.

Tehran, Jul 17 (Prensa Latina) Iran's Intelligence Minister Mahmud Alavi ruled out any dialogue between his country and U.S. President Donald Trump, who recently announced new sanctions against the Iranian nation.