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Asia / Oceania

Bangkok, Jul 29 (Prensa Latina) Visitors' arrivals to Thailand fell by 66% in year-on-year terms during the first half of 2020 to reach 6,690,000 vacationers, the Ministry of Tourism informed on Wednesday. According to the statement, this is primarily due to a ban on incoming passenger flights in April, when zero foreign visitors were first registered.


New Delhi, Jul 29 (Prensa Latina) At least 1,404,485 patients have reportedly recovered from the current Covid-19 pandemic in South Asia, for 66.9 recovery rate.


Tokyo, Jul 29 (Prensa Latina) A Japanese court today recognized as victims of the United States nuclear attack on Hiroshima those affected by the so-called radioactive fallout, originated after the bombing of August 6, 1945.


Hanoi, Jul 29 (Prensa Latina) Another 30 new cases of Covid-19 in the center of Vietnam advised today the increase of preventive measures in the region, both to prevent local infestations and the transmission of the disease to the rest of the country.


New Delhi, Jul 29 (Prensa Latina) India on Wednesday exceeded 1.5 million Covid-19 cases, while death toll due to the disease totals 34,193.


Tokyo, Jul 29 (Prensa Latina) Foreign trade authorities in Japan presented on Wednesday proposals aimed at promoting contacts and business opportunities with Cuba, despite the negative impact of the Covid-19 pandemic in the sector.


Brussels, Jul 29 (Prensa Latina) The European Union (EU) will send medical supplies and personal protective equipment to Ecuador, El Salvador and Bangladesh this week to support the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, acccording to a community source.


Beijing, Jul 28 (Prensa Latina) China has assured Tuesday it will forcefully counterattack every belligerent US action, after warning the US attitude will drag bilateral ties into the abyss and also create a crisis of divisions in the world.


28 de julio de 2020, 15:0New Delhi, Jul 28 (Prensa Latina) India recorded today 47,703 new Covid-19 cases and 654 deaths in the past 24 hours, totaling 1,483,156 infections and 33,425 deaths.


28 de julio de 2020, 14:20Canberra, Jul 28 (Prensa Latina) Nearly three billion animals died or were displaced by the Australian wildfires in 2019-20, according to a report released today.


28 de julio de 2020, 14:17

Hanoi, jul 28 (Prensa Latina) Strict measures to prevent the spread of Covid-19 were implemented today in Da Nang after 14 internal infections with the disease were detected in that central Vietnamese city between Saturday and Monday.