Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina http://www.prensa-latina.cu Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina China Expresses Strong Objections to Pentagon's Report http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32558&SEO=china-expresses-strong-objections-to-pentagons-report Beijing, Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) Chinese Foreign Ministry today expressed strong objections to a Pentagon report on the military development and security of the Asian country. Pakistan's Acting Justice Minister Met with Indian F.M. http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32556&SEO=pakistans-acting-justice-minister-met-with-indian-f.m. New Delhi, Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) Pakistan''s acting Justice Minister Syed Ali Zafar met with Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj and extended condolences to Pakistan over the death of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. Growth in Chinese Investment Abroad Remains Stable http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32550&SEO=growth-in-chinese-investment-abroad-remains-stable Beijing, Aug 18 (Prensa Latina) The growth of the Chinese non-financial direct investment abroad remains stable in the first seven months of this year, local press reports. Pakistan's New Prime Minister Elected http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32537&SEO=pakistans-new-prime-minister-elected 17 de agosto de 2018, 16:20Islamabad, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The President of Pakistan''s Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party, Imran Khan, was elected today as the country''s twenty-second Prime Minister during a special session of the lower house of the National Assembly. More than 320 Killed by Floods in Kerala, India http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32536&SEO=more-than-320-killed-by-floods-in-kerala-india 17 de agosto de 2018, 16:08New Delhi, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The worst monsoon of the century continues hitting the southern and coastal Indian state of Kerala, with strong rains, floods and landslides that so far have taken the lives of 324 people. China, Russia Keep Sending Humanitarian Aid to Syria http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32524&SEO=china-russia-keep-sending-humanitarian-aid-to-syria Damascus, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) China and Russia keep sending humanitarian assistance to Syria, such as health items and food products, sources of the Arab Red Crescent in this country reported on Friday. Australia Warns of Consequences of Severe Drought http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32515&SEO=australia-warns-of-consequences-of-severe-drought Sidney, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) Drought in Australia could limit agricultural production in the country, Australian Reserve Bank Governor Philip Lowe told a parliamentary committee today. China, Pakistan to Boost Bilateral Strategic Partnership http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32511&SEO=china-pakistan-to-boost-bilateral-strategic-partnership Beijing, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi advocated strengthening the strategic cooperation partnership with Pakistan during a meeting held here with the President of the Senate of that country, Sadiq Sanjrani, the local press reported today. Bolivia Will Export Quinoa to China http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32503&SEO=bolivia-will-export-quinoa-to-china La Paz, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia will export quinoa to China when it takes part next November in the import fair of Shanghai, according to the Minister of Rural Development and Lands, Cesar Cocarico. Beijing Will Host China-Africa Forum on South-South Cooperation http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32502&SEO=beijing-will-host-china-africa-forum-on-south-south-cooperation Addis Ababa, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) The Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC), to be held next month, will be a good example of South-South cooperation, official sources said. China, US to Talk on Trade and Economic Frictions http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32501&SEO=china-us-to-talk-on-trade-and-economic-frictions Beijing, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) A Chinese delegation will travel to the U.S. at the end of this month, invited to talk bilateral economic and trade issues, the Ministry of Trade announced here. Malaysia's Prime Minister to Visit China http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32500&SEO=malaysias-prime-minister-to-visit-china Kuala Lumpur, Aug 17 (Prensa Latina) Malaysia Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad will arrive in China tomorrow as part of an official visit to discuss infrastructure projects between both countries. South Sudan Strengthen Military Ties with Japan http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32485&SEO=south-sudan-strengthen-military-ties-with-japan 16 de agosto de 2018, 13:27Juba, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) South Sudan president, Salva Kiir met with Japan Defense Minister Tomohiro Yamamoto today in this capital with whom he agreed to strengthen bilateral military ties. Cyberattacks Cost Australia Over $5 Billion Per Year http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32484&SEO=cyberattacks-cost-australia-over-5-billion-per-year Canberra, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Cyberattacks cost Australian citizens and companies more than AU$7 billion ($5.09 billion) a year, according to the country''s prime minister on Thursday. Falling Copper Prices Hurt Chile http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32467&SEO=falling-copper-prices-hurt-chile Santiago de Chile, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) The price of the pound of copper has continued its freefall on the London Stock Exchange, the lowest in the last 13 months, triggering alarms in the Chilean economy, the world''s largest exporter of the metal. Death Toll in Kabul Suicide Attack Reaches 34 http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32465&SEO=death-toll-in-kabul-suicide-attack-reaches-34 Kabul, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) The terrorist group Islamic State (IS) today claimed responsibility for a suicide attack occurred yesterday against a private educational center in this capital, killing 34 and injured 56. DPRK Proposes to Expand Sports Cooperation with South Korea http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32461&SEO=dprk-proposes-to-expand-sports-cooperation-with-south-korea Jakarta, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Deputy Minister of Sports of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Won Kil-u, assured here today that Pyongyang and Seoul should form joint teams in more sports, if possible, and expand cooperation in that sector. Visit to Cuba of North Korean VP is to Increase Bilateral Relations http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32460&SEO=visit-to-cuba-of-north-korean-vp-is-to-increase-bilateral-relations Havana, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) The vice-president of the State Committee of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Choe Ryong Hae, is carrying out an intense agenda in Cuba, where on Wednesday he held talks with the authorities to strengthen bilateral relations. Russia and China Criticize Last U.S. Sanctions http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32458&SEO=russia-and-china-criticize-last-u.s.-sanctions Moscow, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Russia and China criticized today the announced sanctions against companies of their countries alleging they maintain links with the Peoples' Democratic Republic of Korea (PDRK). Seoul Earmarks 3.1 Million Dollars for Liaison Office with DPRK http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=32451&SEO=seoul-earmarks-3.1-million-dollars-for-liaison-office-with-dprk Seoul, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) South Korea will invest 3.1 million dollars from the Korea Cooperation Fund to finance the operation of a liaison office between Pyongyang and Seoul, the South Korean Ministry of Unification announced today.