Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Vietnam controls autochthonous Covid-19 cases Hanoi, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) Exactly three months after the SARS-CoV-2 outbreak that almost tripled the number of Covid-19 patients, Vietnam absolutely controls autochthonous infections and the country has just accumulated imported Covid-19 cases for 53 days. Occurring on July 25 in Da Nang downtown, the second wave of the novel coronavirus caused the first death six days later and the death toll increased to 35 on September 3. India says goodbye to summer with Dussehra Festival New Delhi, Oct 25 (Prensa Latina) India celebrates on Sunday the Vijayadashmi or Dussehra festival in different ways, a tradition that reinforces cultural unity and life in harmony to say goodbye to summer. Japan to extend New Year holidays due to Covid-19 24 de octubre de 2020, 0:0 Tokyo, Oct 24 (Prensa Latina) Japan will extend the New Year holidays in an attempt to reduce the risk of the spread of the SARS-Cov-2 coronavirus, according to a cabinet source. Vietnam's economy to grow by 3% in 2020 Hanoi, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam's economy is expected to grow 3% in 2020 and 7.8% in 2021, as reported by the UK Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) as saying on Friday. Xi Jinping recalls entry of Chinese soldiers into Korean war Beijing, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday led the tribute for the 70th anniversary of the entry of the Chinese People's Volunteer (CPV) army into the Korean War. China submits revisions and bills to popular consultation Beijing, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) China on Thursday submitted to popular consultation several revisions to regulations and bills approved in the last sessions of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPC). China proposes dialogue to defuse tensions in Persian Gulf Beijing, Oct 21 (Prensa Latina) China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi proposed to establish a platform for multilateral dialogue to try to reduce tensions currently existing among the Persian Gulf countries. China only reports Covid-19 imported cases for fifth consecutive day Beijing, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) China informed the eve new Covid-19 cases and, like the previous five days, all of them are from people arriving from abroad. Cuba promotes its strengths as a health destination in China Beijing, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuba detailed on Monday in China its strengths, achievements and attractions that position it as a safe health tourism destination, a distinction recognized globally. China finds live SARS-CoV-2 sample in frozen package Beijing, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) Scientists from the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention found and isolated a live sample of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus on the surface of frozen seafood packages brought from abroad, local media reported on Sunday. Trials of Russian vaccine Sputnik V to be carried out in India New Delhi, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Russian vaccine candidate, Sputnik V, will undergo phase three trials in India after receiving approval from the central drug control authority, it was disclosed here today. India's communist movement turns a century New Delhi, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) One hundred years ago the first unit of the Communist Party of India was formed in Tashkent, former Soviet Union, through a birth and development intertwined with the struggle for independence of the highly populated South Asian country. Foreign direct investment grows 25.1 percent in China Beijing, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) China closed September with a 25.1 percent year-on-year rise in foreign direct investment (FDI), which amounted to 99.30 billion Yuan (14.2 billion dollars), official data indicated today. Chinese presence in Cuba Mariela Perez Valenzuela Havana, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) The full moon flooded the waters of the Amoy port in the Chinese port city of Fujian. Some 300 native farmers boarded the Spanish ship 'Oquendo' bound for Cuba, an unknown land in the Caribbean, hired by slave traders who replaced the oppressed Africans with Asians. The black trade was in decline. Academic seminar debates Cuba-China cooperation Beijing, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of China and Cuba on Friday debated the current prospects to deepen mutually beneficial cooperation, during a seminar to commemorate the 60th anniversary of bilateral relations. Cambodia, Cuba expand cooperation Phnom Penh, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) Cambodia and Cuba are interested in exploring new cooperation areas such as agriculture, environment and rural development, the island's Ambassador to this country, Liurka Rodriguez, said on Thursday. Cuba commemorates 60th anniversary of relations with China Havana, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) A commemorative stamp for the 60th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Cuba and China was canceled on Wednesday in Havana. Xi Jinping calls to speed up development zone in southern China Beijing, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) President Xi Jinping on Wednesday called to speed up the development of the economic zone that will connect southern Guangdong province with Macao and Hong Kong, as it is the cornerstone in China's prospects for growth. China reports 20 new Covid-19 cases, six are autochthonous Beijing, Oct 14 (Prensa Latina) China reported on Wednesday some 20 new Covid-19 cases and, for the third consecutive day, six autochthonous infections were detected in Shandong province, where one of its main cities is experiencing an outbreak of the disease. China demands that US refrain from selling arms to Taiwan Beijing, Oct 13 (Prensa Latina) China has demanded that the United States stop its plan to sell arms to Taiwan and denounced that, apart from damaging bilateral ties, it undermines Beijing's interests and sovereignty over the island.