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Asia / Oceania

Phnom Penh, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) At least six people died, including four children, and more than five thousand families were evacuated in Cambodia after the Mekong River overflowed, Keo Vy, spokesperson for the National Disaster Management Committee (NDDC), said today.


Jakarta, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) President Joko ''Jokowi'' Widodo on Monday inspected several sport venues in Jakarta province ahead of the upcoming Asian Games.


Singapore, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) The government of Singapore has announced today the allocation of 100,000 dollars to help in fundraising for those affected by Sunday''s earthquake in Lombok, Indonesia.


Hanoi, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Every year in Vietnam some 2,000 cases of child victims of gender-based violence are reported, and six out of 10 involve sexual abuse, it was announced today at a meeting on the subject here.


Hanoi, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam''s fish exports in the first seven months of the year reached 4.6 billion dollars, reaffirming this country as fifth largest exporter worldwide.


06 de agosto de 2018, 09:29Hanoi, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Several international financial institutions have predicted over the past few days that Vietnam''s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) will grow over 6.5 percent this year, thus continuing the increasing trend in the past decade.


Singapore, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) Foreign ministers of the Association of Southeast Asia Nations (Asean) and another 17 countries asked in a communiqué to continue searching for lasting peace in a denuclearized Korean peninsula.


Paris, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) French President, Emmanuel Macron, expressed solidarity with Indonesia today after the seven-degree earthquake in the Richter scale that caused the death of at least 91 persons, according to the most recent data.


06 de agosto de 2018, 07:59Beijing, Aug 6 (Prensa Latina) The Chinese Foreign Ministry today expressed its rejection to the violent and extreme events taking place on Saturday, August 4, in Venezuela that endangered the life of President Nicolas Maduro.


Dacca, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) A student protest in Bangladesh arrived to its eighth day today with violent clashes with the police that left at least seven wounded


Lima, Aug 5 (Prensa Latina) Peruvian political and solidarity organizations showed their solidarity with Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, and condemned the terrorist attack attempted to kill him