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Asia / Oceania

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.

24 de febrero de 2020, 8:34

Beijing, Feb 24 (Prensa Latina) China has currently implemented new measures to strengthen the protection and care of health workers mobilized to fight the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak, which already killed 2,592 people and infected other 77,150.

23 de febrero de 2020, 10:21

Beijing, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping said today that the epidemiological situation due to Covid-19 coronavirus remains complex, serious and requires greater efforts to contain it, while the country seeks to restore its socioeconomic order.

23 de febrero de 2020, 6:0

Tokyo, Feb 23 (Prensa Latina) A report from Japan's TV station Asahi Corporation suggested today that the new Covid-19 coronavirus could have originated in the United States.

22 de febrero de 2020, 13:20Beijing, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) China's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) will lose momentum and will only expand between 5.3 and 5.9 percent in 2020, due to strong internal pressures arising from the current Covid-19 coronavirus epidemic, local experts predicted on Saturday.

Xi Jinping: unity, cooperation are powerful weapons against Covid-19Beijing, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) China's President Xi Jinping stressed on Saturday that unity and international cooperation are the most powerful weapons to fight the Covid-19 coronavirus, at reportedly responding to a letter from US computer tycoon Bill Gates.

Taliban will sign an agreement with the US February 29Kabul, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The Taliban movement today confirmed in a statement that it will sign an agreement with the United States on February 29 that includes the withdrawal of foreign troops and the release of prisoners.

21 de febrero de 2020, 17:8Tokyo, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) Japan's Minister of Health, Labor and Welfare, Katsunobu Kato, today encouraged companies to promote teleworking and stagger working hours to prevent the further spread of the Covid-19 coronavirus in the country.

21 de febrero de 2020, 16:27Washington, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) The United States is preparing for a war with China and needs new weapons for that event, the website www.news.antiwar.com warned today.

Climate change is a serious threat against marine turtlesNew Delhi, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) The environmental conference COP13, being held in India, debated the threats against the loggerhead sea turtles, including poaching and incidental fishing, the degradation of their nesting areas due to coastal development, pollution and climate change.

China reveals 65 US products with tariff exemptionBeijing, Feb 21 (Prensa Latina) China published on Friday that the country will begin exempting 65 US product from tariffs for one year starting February 28.