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Asia / Oceania

Georgetown, Jun 28 (Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Community (Caricom) is seeking to expand its ties with countries in Africa and the Pacific region in sectors such as security and confronting climate change, official sources reported today.

Beijing, Jun 28 (Prensa Latina) China stressed today that it complies with all rules of the World Trade Organization (WTO), especially the protection of intellectual property rights with increasingly rigorous mechanisms.

Jakarta, June 28 (Prensa Latina) South Korea and North Korea agreed today to team up in three sports and six events at the XVIII Asian Games 2018 in Indonesia, the Asian Olympic Council (AOC) confirmed today.

Hanoi, Jun 28 (Prensa Latina) 80.0 percent of the Vietnamese state companies and 81.8 percent of those private consider that their efforts were more stable and safety in the second quarter of this year.

Kabul, June 28 (Prensa Latina) At least 16 members of the Border Police were killed during a Taliban attack in the northeastern Afghan province of Takhar, government sources announced today.

Beijing, Jun 28 (Prensa Latina) The central parity rate of the yuan, the Chinese currency, continued dropping today in face of the U.S. dollar, reaching its lowest level due to the economic recovery of that country.

Hanoi, Jun 28 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam expanded by almost 20 percent its fruits and vegetables offer to the world in the first half of this year and received over two billion dollars for their export.

Beijing, Jun 28 (Prensa Latina) Ministers of Foreign Relations of China and Arab states will hold here next July 10 their eighth cooperation forum (Cascf) to strengthen links in different áreas.

Guantanamo, Cuba Jun 27 (Prensa Latina) A donation sent by the People''s Republic of China will help strengthen the food chain in this province, today announced official sources of the Ministry of Agriculture.

27 de junio de 2018, 14:38Tokyo, Jun 27 (Prensa Latina) The Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly issued today an ordinance that strengthens measures against passive smoking, before the celebration here of the 2020 Olympic Games.

Kuala Lumpur, Jun 27 (Prensa Latina) The properties confiscated from former Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, implicated in the corruption case of the 1 Malayaia Development Berhad (1MDB) state fund, amount to 273 million dollars, police sources reported today.