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Asia / Oceania

Seoul, August 23 (Prensa Latina) The Republic of Korea film ''Gisaengchung'' was selected to compete for the Oscar in the category of foreign films.


Ulan Bator, Aug 23 ( Prensa Latina ) Cuban Ambassador to Mongolia, Raul Delgado, expressed his gratitude for this country''s confidence in the Cuban health care system, according to a diplomatic note released today.


23 de agosto de 2019, 12:20Hanoi, August 23 (Prensa Latina) Prime ministers of Vietnam and Australia agreed on Friday to develop a strategy of intense economic cooperation that will lead each country to feature among the other''s top 10 trading partners.


Beijing, August 23 (Prensa Latina) China announced on Friday the application of additional tariffs on 75 billion dollars worth of products imported from the United States, in response to a similar measure adopted by Washington that exacerbates a seemingly endless trade war.


Beijing, Aug 23 (Prensa Latina) Chinese tech giant Huawei on Friday launched the Ascend 910, described by the company as the world''s most powerful artificial intelligence (AI) processor, two times faster at training than previous models.


23 de agosto de 2019, 11:50Beijing, Aug 23 (Prensa Latina) A Hong Kong court has indefinitely extended this Friday an injunction by the Hong Kong Airport Authority to prevent anti-government rioters from stalling one of the world´s busiest transport hubs.


Tokyo, August 23 (Prensa Latina) Japan''s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday criticized South Korea''s decision to cancel a military agreement amid increased economic and diplomatic friction between the two neighbors.


Beijing, Aug 23 (Prensa Latina) China reiterated that a new increase in tariffs by the United States on its goods, as announced recently by President Donald Trump, will invariable lead to an escalation of the trade war between the two powers.


23 de agosto de 2019, 00:40Tokyo, Aug 23 ( Prensa Latina) The Japanese Ministry of Labor announced Friday an increase in paternity leave subsidies to encourage men to take care of infants.


Seoul, August 23 (Prensa Latina) The Republic of Korea film ''Gisaengchung'' was selected to compete for the Oscar in the category of foreign films.


Pyongyang, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) The Democratic People''s Republic of Korea (DPRK) charged on Thursday that South Korea will cause the return of the Cold War on the peninsula, due to the ''dangerous and unusual'' deployment of military equipment from the United States.