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Asia / Oceania

Accra, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Trade of Ghana's goods and services with India reached 3.4 billion dollars in 2017, according to data from the International Trade Center (ITC) published by the Ghanaian newspaper Graphic Online.


Kabul, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) At least 15 people died and 33 more were injured on Friday in a traffic accident in Farah province in western Afghanistan, local police spokesman Mohibullah Mohib confirmed.


Tokyo, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) The parliamentary deputy foreign minister of Japan, Iwao Horii, on Friday met with a Cuban delegation led by the head of the International Relations Department of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC), Jose Ramon Balaguer.


Beijing, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) China expressed Friday outrage and demanded the United States withdraw financial sanctions imposed unilaterally on a military enterprise for buying equipment in Russia to reinforce national defense.


Hanoi, Sep 21 (Prensa Latina) Death Friday of Vietnam President, Tran Dai Quang, at the age of 61, is also a painful loss for Cubans for all he did for friendship and cooperation between both countries.


Bangkok, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) The general election schedule for Thailand will run from December 11, 2018 to May 9, 2019, the Electoral Commission (EC) announced today, although it does not disclose the exact date for the elections.


Ulan Bator, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) Specialist of the Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology of Cuba Yanisbel Ortiz began today in Mongolia the training of doctors of this Asian country in the use of the new drug Heberprot P.


Jakarta, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) Indonesian President Joko Widodo signed a moratorium related to palm oil production and ordered the review existing plantations, reported Deputy Minister of Economic Affairs, Prabianto Mukti Wibowo.


Seoul, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) South Korea set up a council on Thursday that will transform the Demilitarized Zone that separates its territory with the Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK) into a tourist site of peace.


Singapore, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) A Singapore parliamentary committee has suggested 22 measures today to prevent the spread of fake news over the Internet.


Tokyo, Sep 20 (Prensa Latina) The head of the International Relations Department of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC), Jose Ramon Balaguer, has started Thursday an intense program of meetings with the main political forces in Japan.