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Norteamérica

Beijing, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) China and Canada show today new progress in their plans to establisjh a free trade agreement by completing a feasibility study started more than a year ago, assured an official source in this capital.


Damascus, Dec 8 (Prensa Latina) Syria''s Government will play a positive role at the continuation of the 8th round of the Syrian-Syrian talks in Geneva next week, a Foreign and Expatriates Ministry''s spokesman assured.


Washington, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) US corporation General Electric announced today the elimination of 12,000 jobs in its power branch GE Power as part of a restructuring plan.


Nairobi, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) The African Union (AU) announced today that it intends to evacuate 20,000 African migrants waiting in Libya to cross the Mediterranean Sea to Europe in the next six weeks.


Abu Dhabi, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) The government of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) condemned today the decision of the US government to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, says a statement from the Foreign Ministry distributed in this capital.


Ramallah, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) The main Palestinian authorities were against the decision announced yesterday by the US President, Donald Trump, to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.


London, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) The price of oil remained stable despite the increase in US production, in a position that continually torpedoes OPEC''s attempts to stabilize the market and reduce crude stocks.


Los Ángeles, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) Directing duties for Bohemian Rhapsody, the Freddie Mercury film biopic, have been taken on by UK Eddie the Eagle''s Dexter Fletcher, after the firing of Bryan Singer.


Hanoi, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) MediPham 2017, the largest exhibition of pharmaceutical drugs, equipment and technology in Vietnam, was opened today in this capital with the assistance of some 150 companies from 18 countries and territories.


Istanbul, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) The Turkish section of the Boycott, Disinvestments and Sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israel today announced an international conference in this city to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration.


Beijing, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) China today called on Israel and Palestine to resume the peace talks to solve the status of Jerusalem and prevent more frictions after the United States decided to recognize that city as the Israeli capital.