Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Vietnam to Host International Exhibition on Medical Supplies http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45938&SEO=vietnam-to-host-international-exhibition-on-medical-supplies 22 de agosto de 2019, 00:21Hanoi, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam began preparations for its annual International Exhibition on Products, Equipment, Supplies for Medicine, Pharmacy, Hospital and Rehabilitation, expected to be attended by companies from 25 countries. China Proposes Strengthening Cooperation with Japan, South Korea http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45926&SEO=china-proposes-strengthening-cooperation-with-japan-south-korea Beijing, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) China called this Wednesday on Japan and South Korea to join forces and strengthen cooperation ties to collectively safeguard peace, security and the stability of Asia. China Determined to Protect Sovereignty Faced with Taiwan Arms Sales http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45925&SEO=china-determined-to-protect-sovereignty-faced-with-taiwan-arms-sales Beijing, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) China on Wednesday reiterated that it will take the necessary measures to protect its sovereignty given the announced US arms sales to Taiwan, as this seriously violates international laws. Korea Concerned about Radioactivity at Tokyo 2020 Facility http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45912&SEO=korea-concerned-about-radioactivity-at-tokyo-2020-facility Seoul, Aug 21 (Latin Press) The Republic of Korea is concerned about possible radioactivity in training camps for its athletes to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games and will examine in situ levels of nuclear radiation, assured Wednesday the Sports Minister, Park Yang Woo. Australia Joins the Coalition in the Strait of Hormuz http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45903&SEO=australia-joins-the-coalition-in-the-strait-of-hormuz Canberra, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Australia will be part of the U.S.-led mission in the Strait of Hormuz, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said Wednesday. UN Calls for Greater Support for Victims of Terrorism http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45895&SEO=un-calls-for-greater-support-for-victims-of-terrorism United Nations, Aug 21 ( Prensa Latina) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said Wednesday that victims of terrorist attacks need more long-term support and called for greater commitment in this regard. Asia-Pacific to Accelerate Negotiations on the World's Largest FTA http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45891&SEO=asia-pacific-to-accelerate-negotiations-on-the-worlds-largest-fta Bangkok, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) High-ranking officials from 16 Asia-Pacific nations will meet in Bangkok from September 3 to 10 to accelerate negotiations on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), the largest free trade agreement (FTA) in the world. US Pressure Escalates on Korean Peninsula http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45889&SEO=us-pressure-escalates-on-korean-peninsula Pyongyang, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) The United States is responsible for increasing tensions on the Korean Peninsula, and with that attitude, Washington hinders the efforts in favor of constructive dialogue, the Rodong Sinmun newspaper reported on Wednesday. Indian Spacecraft Chandrayaan-2 Enters Lunar Orbit http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45878&SEO=indian-spacecraft-chandrayaan-2-enters-lunar-orbit New Delhi, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) The Indian spacecraft Chandrayaan-2 on Tuesday entered the Moon''s orbit, according to the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO). Dozens of Airlines to Cover Global Routes http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45867&SEO=dozens-of-airlines-to-cover-global-routes Berlin, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Spokespersons of the German airline Lufthansa considered this Wednesday a dozen companies will eventually share the air market for major international connections. Aging effects analyzed by APEC countries in Chile http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45864&SEO=aging-effects-analyzed-by-apec-countries-in-chile Santiago de Chile, Aug 21 (Prensa Latina) Aging and its impact on the economy are issues analyzed today and tomorrow by the participants in the ninth High Level Meeting on Health and Economy of APEC countries. The event, based in the southern Chilean city of Puerto Varas, is part of the set of activities of the Third Meeting of High Representatives (SOM3), which has been held since last Thursday. Vietnamese Parliamentary Leader Welcomes Cuban CDR Leader http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45850&SEO=vietnamese-parliamentary-leader-welcomes-cuban-cdr-leader Hanoi, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam and Cuba reaffirmed on Tuesday their bonds of friendship when the President of the National Assembly, Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan, welcomed Carlos Rafael Miranda, national coordinator of the Committees for the Defense of the Revolution (CDR, Cuban non-governmental organization) Cuban Official's Visit to China Strengthens Bilateral Ties (+Photos) http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45840&SEO=cuban-officials-visit-to-china-strengthens-bilateral-ties-photos Photos: EmbaCuba-ChinaBeijing, Aug 20 ( Prensa Latina ) China and Cuba reaffirmed this Tuesday the will to deepen their friendship and cooperation by closing a working visit of the Director General of Bilateral Affairs of the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Emilio Lozada. China Sorted Out Local Firms for Damaging the Environment http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45833&SEO=china-sorted-out-local-firms-for-damaging-the-environment Beijing, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) China''s Ministry of Ecology and the Environment reprimanded several local companies for using traps to mask damage to the environment and said that these actions contravene the efforts the Ministry is currently making to look after the environment. Indian PM to Visit France, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45813&SEO=indian-pm-to-visit-france-united-arab-emirates-bahrain New Delhi, Aug 20 ( Prensa Latina ) The Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi, will visit France, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain from August 22 and will also attend the G-7 meeting in the French city of Biarritz. Violent Protests in West Papua, Indonesia http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45801&SEO=violent-protests-in-west-papua-indonesia Jakarta, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The burning of a parliamentary building, several cars and motorcycles, and three injured police officers was the preliminary balance of violent protests in the independent Indonesian province of West Papua. Cuba, China Deepen Ties http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45802&SEO=cuba-china-deepen-ties Havana,  (Prensa Latina) The director general of Bilateral Affairs of the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Emilio Lozada, began this Monday a working visit to China, the Cuban Foreign Ministry reported in Havana. US Extends Exemptions on Huawei Sanctions http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45787&SEO=us-extends-exemptions-on-huawei-sanctions Washington, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The US administration will extend the exemptions on the sanctions against Chinese company Huawei for another 90 days, US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross confirmed this Monday. China to Strengthen Ties with Latin American Parliaments http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45785&SEO=china-to-strengthen-ties-with-latin-american-parliaments Beijing, Aug 19 (Prensa Latina) The Chairman of the National People''s Congress (NPC) of China, Li Zhanshu, called this Monday for closer ties with the nations of Latin America and the Caribbean, during a meeting with Jorge Pizarro, head of the Latin American Parliament (Parlatino). Serbian President Opens New Highway http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=45777&SEO=serbian-president-opens-new-highway Belgrade, Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic, during the opening ceremony of the new 104-kilometer section highway E-763, announced new investments worth âé¬1 billion for road works over five years.