Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Chinese president pays a state visit to Myanmar Naypyidaw, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived today in this capital on an official visit to strengthen relations between China and Myanmar. Australia¬īs bushfires devour vast forested region Canberra, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Nearly 80% of forested region known as Blue Mountains and classed as World Heritage Site, located in New South Wales (NSW), was ravaged by wildfires, the Rural Fire Service (RFS) reported today. Venezuela denounces constant US harassment to Latin America FotosPL: Yolaidy Mart√≠nezBeijing, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela denounced today in China that the United States permanently harasses Latin America and the Caribbean because it wants to take control of their natural resources and install governments to guarantee its domination interests. Chinese economy grew by 6.1 percent in 2019 Beijing, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) China reported on Friday that its economy in 2019 grew by 6.1 percent, a figure in line with the range of expansion expected in the midst of a year that has been hard hit by the intensification of the trade war with the United States. China has 1.4 billion inhabitants, population declining Beijing, Jan 17 (Prensa Latina) China on Friday reported that its population exceeded 1.4 billion in 2019, but at the same time, population is demographically declining because only 14.65 million babies were born last year. Cuba supports Australian people and government Havana, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) President of the National Assembly and the Council of State of Cuba, Esteban Lazo, sent to the Australian people and government a message of solidarity following the damages caused by devastating bushfires in that nation. China to be active in pacific solution to Venezuela's situation Beijing, Jan16 (Prensa Latina) China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi assured this Thursday his country is going to continue playing an active role and work with the international community in the search of a peaceful solution to Venezuela's situation. China leads investments in Thailand Bangkok, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) China's investments in Thailand amounted to 8.6 billion dollars in 2019, leaving Japan second place in that regard. Venezuelan foreign minister thanks China for its permanent support Beijing, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza on Thursday thanked China for its permanent support in defending sovereignty and sponsoring the political dialogue process to solve the situation in Venezuela. Iranian foreign minister highlights India's role in Gulf region 16 de enero de 2020, 10:1New Delhi, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said here that India can play an important role in de-escalating tensions in the Gulf region, it was reported on Thursday. ASEAN foreign ministers coordinate tasks and strategies for 2020 Hanoi, Jan 16 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are meeting Thursday and Friday in Vietnam to agree and arrange the bloc's tasks and strategies this year. Sixtieth year of India-Cuba relations starts with Lohri celebrations 15 de enero de 2020, 16:1Havana, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) The Centro Habana Culture House hosted the traditional Lohri jubilee, which was sponsored by the Indian Embassy and started a broad program to celebrate the 60th anniversary of India-Cuba relations. Indian Prime Minister speaks with Russian Foreign Minister 15 de enero de 2020, 15:55New Delhi, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation Sergey Lavrov spoke today with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, to whom he extended greetings from Russian President Vladimir Putin. Taal volcano is still active, tens of thousands evacuated 15 de enero de 2020, 15:40Manila, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) Between 80,000 and 90,000 people have been evacuated on the Philippine island of Luzon due to the eruption of Taal volcano, which kept today Batangas province in stage-four alert. Cuba ratifies will to strengthen ties with China 15 de enero de 2020, 15:31Havana, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez on Wednesday confirmed Cuba's will to deepen cooperation with China, six decades after the establishment of their diplomatic relations. Hong Kong cancels Lunar New Year celebrations due to security threats 15 de enero de 2020, 15:18Beijing, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) Hong Kong, in the south of China, canceled this Wednesday the traditional fireworks display to celebrate Lunar New Year, due to security concerns in the midst of a gradual ease in tensions after months of massive protests. China steadfast on reunification of Taiwan Beijing, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) China ratified this Wednesday that its position on the reunification of Taiwan remained unchanged, despite the re-election of President Tsai Ing-wen, who promised to maintain the current status of that territory. Cuban FM expresses condolences to Pakistan and Afghanistan Havana, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez has expressed his condolences to Pakistan and Afghanistan following the deaths associated with the extreme weather that has hit those countries. Bangladesh to plant 10 million trees Dhaka, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) Bangladesh will plant 10 million trees on the occasion of the centenary of the birth of the nation''s father, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, it was revealed in this capital. Experts pay more attention to trade war between China and US Brussels, Jan 15 (Prensa Latina) Most experts are paying close attention today to the trade war between the United States and China, as it affects the rest of the markets and seems to show some signs of solution.