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Asia / Oceania

Ukrainians avoid evacuation from cruise with coronavirus casesMoscow, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) At least 25 Ukrainians traveling on the Diamond Princess cruise, two of them admitted to Japanese hospitals diagnosed with Covid-19, refused to return to their country, capital television reported on Tuesday.

WHO acknowledges Vietnam as example of confrontation with COVID-19Hanoi, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam was the first country to apply medical protocols and adopt a preventive level higher than the one recommended by the World Health Organization (WHO) to face the coronavirus, as the international organization acknowledged.

25 de febrero de 2020, 10:15Tokyo, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) A destroyer of the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force will start operations in the Middle East on Wednesday, as Defense Minister Taro Kono revealed.

 China reports better results in battle against Covid-19Beijing, Feb 25 (Prensa Latina) China reported 23 provinces without new cases of the Covid-19 coronavirus and 27,323 patients who have recovered on Tuesday, a sign of better results in its mechanism of prevention and epidemiological control.

24 de febrero de 2020, 15:31

Beijing, 24 Feb (Prensa Latina) Experts of the World Health Organization (WHO) today urged the international community to proceed with faster and more drastic responses to curb the coronavirus Covid-19, considering it extremely dangerous and devastating for humanity.

24 de febrero de 2020, 13:28New Delhi, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The Communist Party of India (Marxist) called on the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to reject the unilateral agenda of US President Donald Trump, who is visiting the country today.

24 de febrero de 2020, 12:42

Kuala Lumpur, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Malaysia's Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad resigned this Monday in the midst of a confusing context marked by the rupture of the government coalition and crossed accusations of treason.

24 de febrero de 2020, 11:43

Hanoi, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) Foreign direct investment (FDI) in Vietnam jumped almost 180 percent year-on-year in January despite the decline in economic and commercial activities in Asia due to the growing threat of the dangerous coronavirus.

24 de febrero de 2020, 10:41Beijing, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The National Peoples' Assembly (Parliament) on Monday postponed and without a definite date its annual session for the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak, but approved a bill prohibiting the illegal wildlife trade.

24 de febrero de 2020, 10:2New Delhi, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) The United States surpassed China to become India's major trading partner, according to statistics from the Ministry of Trade, published here on Monday.

24 de febrero de 2020, 10:1

Seoul, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) South Korea is strengthening its response on Monday to curb the Covid-19 coronavirus, as it reported a drastic increase in the number of patients to 833 and eight deaths, thus becoming the second country in the world with the largest number of cases, after China.