Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina Canal RSS de la Agencia Latinoamericana de Noticias Prensa Latina China and Cuba review implementation of biotechnology projects (+ Photos) Photos: Chinese embassyBeijing, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) China and Cuba on Friday reviewed the launch of a joint biotechnology innovation center, which is a key to the scientific development based on projects and techniques obtained by the island. Hong Kong will sanction teachers involved in violent riots Beijing, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) The Education Department of Hong Kong (South China) reported today that it is investigating and will punish several teachers for their links to the riots that have been going on in the territory for the past six months. China recruits geriatrics experts to address population aging Beijing, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) The Chinese Ministry of Civil Affairs on Wednesday announced the recruitment of experts in geriatrics to ensure excellent care services as part of the plan to address and effectively respond to the challenges of population aging. Montreal Protocol mitigated global warming Canberra, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) The 1987 Montreal Protocol, which banned substances that deplete the ozone layer, mitigated the global warming process the planet is currently experiencing, says a study by the Australian University of New South Wales. Qatari prime minister announced at Gulf Summit Riad, Dec 10 (Prensa Latina) The announced presence of Qatar's prime minister, Abdullah bin Nasser al Thani, at the Gulf Cooperation Council summit in the Saudi capital on Tuesday will help lower tensions between the sultanate and four other Arab nations, experts anticipate. US-Japan trade agreement to enter into force January 1 Tokyo, Dec 10 (Prensa Latina) The Japanese government confirmed Tuesday that it completed all the procedures necessary for the new trade agreement with the United States to enter into force on January 1. President of South Korea to meet with leaders China and Japan Seoul, Dec 10 (Prensa Latina) South Korean President Moon Jae-in will travel to China from December 23-25 for a meeting with Prime Minister Li Keqiang, and Japan's Shinzo Abe, official sources confirmed Tuesday. China's Xiaomi to introduce its products in Japan Tokyo,  (Prensa Latina) Chinese firm Xiaomi will introduce its smartphones and other electronic products to the Japanese market this month, much earlier than the 2020 planned launch, media reported. India and China start joint exercise against terrorism New Delhi, Dec 7 (Prensa Latina) India and China started this Saturday the 8th joint training exercise 'Hand-in-Hand 2019' against terrorism under the UN mandate, in Umroi, locality of the Indian state of Meghalaya. Moon calls for China's continued support for denuclearization process Seoul, Dec 5 (Prensa Latina) South Korean President Moon Jae-in asked China this Thursday to maintain its support for the efforts undertaken to achieve the full denuclearization of the peninsula, after noting that this process advanced to important levels. South Korea and China agree on the need to strengthen communication Seoul, Dec 4 (Prensa Latina) The foreign ministers of South Korea and China agreed this Wednesday to strengthen communication in the face of the current challenges and uncertainties of the tense international and regional situation. Kim Jong-un officially opens new mountain town Foto: KCNAPyongyang, Dec 3 (Prensa Latina) DPRK leader Kim Jong-un opened this Tuesday the second stage of the mountain town of Samjiyon, near the former Paektu guerrilla camp, the birthplace of leader Kim Jong-il. China to sanction US organizations after law passed on Hong Kong Beijing, Dec 2 (Prensa Latina) China on Monday announced immediate sanctions against several US non-governmental organizations in response to a law passed in Washington on democracy and human rights in Hong Kong, which Beijing describes as an interventionist. China's economic growth projected at 6.1 percent in 2020 Beijing, Dec 1 (Prensa Latina) China's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) will expand 6.1 percent in 2020, amid strong internal and external pressures due to the trade war with the United States, the Central Bank projected today. India and Japan prepare 2+2 ministerial dialogue New Delhi, Nov 28 (Prensa Latina) Reports this Thursday indicate that India is setting the stage for the first 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue with Japan, which will deal with maritime dominance, military trade and greater cooperation towards peace and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific region. Comprehensive strategic partnership strengthens China-Suriname ties Beijing, Nov 28 (Prensa Latina) Relations between China and Suriname are stronger after a comprehensive strategic partnership was established to boost cooperation in several socioeconomic sectors. Demonstrators who occupied University of Hong Kong not found Beijing, Nov 27 (Prensa Latina) Members of the Polytechnic University of Hong Kong, in southern China, searched that educational center on Wednesday but did not find any of the demonstrators who hid there after occupying the building on November 16. Pope Francis holds Mass at the Tokyo Dome Tokyo, Nov 25 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis celebrated Mass today at the Tokyo Dome in front of some 50,000 faithful, including elementary students from Catholic schools. Hong Kong counts votes after smooth elections Beijing, Nov 25 (Prensa Latina) Hong Kong continues on Monday the count of votes cast in its district council elections, held without major disturbances, despite the violent protests the Chinese territory has seen since June. Vietnam ready for pharmaceutical and medical equipment expo Hanoi, Nov 23 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam will hold its largest expo of medicines, pharmaceutical and medical equipment and technology December 5 to 7, the National Trade Fair and Advertising Company announced Friday.