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Asia / Oceanía

Hanoi, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam''s economy showed a positive perfiormance in the first seven months of the year, commented today Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc during an ordinary cabinet meeting.

03 de agosto de 2017, 07:42New Delhi, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) Two Indian policemen and two Islamic radicals were killed today in clashes in the northern state of Jammu and Kashmir, a territory shaken by separatist violence, security sources reported.

Kathmandu, Aug 3 (Prensa Latina) At least six people were killed in Nepal this year by the swine flu virus, which continues to spread in the Himalayan country, today warned medical sources.

Beijing, Aug 2 (Prensa Latina) Trade ministers from the BRICS countries (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) today agreed to oppose protectionism and called on other countries to follow its example.

Nom Pem, Aug 2 (Prensa Latina) Archaeologists are typically happy to find pottery shards when they excavate a site in Angkor Archaeological Park as too many centuries have passed and too many cities have risen and collapsed for them to expect to find major objects in the ground.

Jakarta, Aug 2 (Prensa Latina) In order to eliminate the spread of terrorist content on social networks, Indonesian government held talks today with Facebook and Telegram representatives.

Beijing, Aug 2 (Prensa Latina) The Chinese Foreign Ministry stated today the illegal intrusion of Indian border troops in the national territory poses serious challenges for regional peace and stability.

Beijing, Aug 2 (Prensa Latina) China''s national weather observatory issued a yellow alert for rainstorms today as heavy rain is expected in most of north China and some areas in the south over the next 24 hours.

Jakarta, Aug 2 (Prensa Latina) Indonesia´s Mount Sinabung erupted and spewed blistering gas farther than expected (over four km), the country´s National Disaster Management Agency reported.

Manila, Aug 2 (Prensa Latina) China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) will seal in the coming days a propitiatory agreement on negotiations leading to the settlement of their territorial disputes, the Philippine Ministry of Foreign Affairs confirmed.

New Delhi, Aug 2 (Prensa Latina) Traffic accidents decreased by 26,4 percent since 2010 in New Delhi, although in that period the number of motor vehicles increased by 3,2 million, according to data released today by the Indian capital''s police.