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Madrid, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) Security workers checking carry-on luggage at Barcelona''s airport have accused the Spanish government of violating their rights, by triggering mandatory arbitration to put an end to an indefinite strike.


17 de agosto de 2017, 18:49Pretoria, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The New Development Bank (NDB), former Brics Bank, opened today in Johannesburg its first subsidiary out of Shanghai, China, and it was announced other representations of the bank will open in Brazil, Russia and India.


17 de agosto de 2017, 18:44Havana, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) With changes to the policy of handing state idle lands in usufruct, the Cuban governmnent Works today to imnprove land productivity and quality of soils.


Hanoi, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) In times of tablets and cells, books will give a new battle when next week Viet Nam celebrates in a central park of this capital its annual international fair. The Ministry of Information and Communications announced that the event will be held from next 23 to 27 with the presence of 66 national editions and seven foreign ones.


In some 80 available stands in Thong Nhat park, alongside one of the largest lakes se Hanoi, 40,000 titles will be shown and sold, among them, the winners of the so-called awards Ho Chi Minh and the State.

At the same time, 20 round tables, discussions, seminars and other activities to which are going to partake editors, specialists in authors' right and national and foreign writers.

This is a good opportunity for exchanging experiences between editors and book distributors, promoting new publications, and expanding international cooperation in this field, commented the Ministry of Information and Communications.

According to the CEO of the Press, Information and Publications Department, Chu Van Hoa, in his former five editions the fair and its collateral activities attracted a great number of people and contributed to encourage reading habits in the community.

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Madrid, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) Security workers checking carry-on luggage at Barcelona''s airport have accused the Spanish government of violating their rights, by triggering mandatory arbitration to put an end to an indefinite strike.


17 de agosto de 2017, 12:30United Nations, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Children''s Fund (UNICEF) has lamented today the deaths of at least 109 children in flooding and mudslides that affected some Sierra Leone regions on Monday.


Damascus, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) A Lebanese ministerial delegation is visiting Syria to revive some agreements signed between that neighboring country and Damascus in agriculture and industry, among others, official sources reported today.


17 de agosto de 2017, 12:01Lisbon, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The Portuguese government will declare in the next few hours the state of public calamity due to the exacerbation of the fire risk, reported Prime Minister António Costa.


17 de agosto de 2017, 11:59Luanda, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The former Presidents of Cape Verde, Pedro Pires and Sao Tome and Principe, Manuel Pinto da Costa, arrived in Luanda on Thursday to attend as observers Angola's general elections next August 23.


United Nations, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) UN human rights experts have urged the European Union (EU) not to adopt measures that would lead to more deaths of migrants in the Mediterranean Sea, such as the code of conduct imposed on the rescue organizations.


Mexico, August 17 (Prensa Latina) Opposition parties in Mexico are demanding the government to present the audit''s results carried out to Petroleos Mexicanos (PEMEX) during the administration of Emilio Lozoya, involved today in the case of bribery of the Brazilian company Odebrecht.