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Asia / Oceania

Japan academic nominates Cuban doctors for Nobel Peace PrizeTokyo, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) Japanese academic Yasuhiro Tokoro formally nominated on Tuesday Cuba's Henry Reeve medical brigade for the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize, after its solidarity trajectory with the world was highlighted.


New Delhi, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) Over 11 million people contracted Covid-19 to date in South Asia, a region where one fifth of humankind lives.


Beijing, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) China denounced on Monday that the United States is abusing its power to harass Chinese domestic businesses, as it also led the Nasdaq index to eliminate firms of the Asian nation.


Beijing, Dec 14 (Prensa Latina) The Chinese government announced its decision to fine internet giants Alibaba, Tencent and Fengchao (a leading locker operator) because of failing to comply with antitrust rules when they acquired other firms.


Pyongyang, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) To complement the Tobacco Prohibition Law recently adopted by the Supreme People's Assembly of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) places banned for smokers were established here, the media highlights today.


Beijing, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) China's President Xi Jinping called for more commitment, unity and efforts from every member of the international community to overcome the climate challenges the world is facing today.


Seoul, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) The President of the Republic of Korea, Moon Jae In, acknowledged today that his country is overwhelmed by the unstoppable advance of the coronavirus SARS CoV-2, which caused the Covid-19 pandemic, according to media reports.


Farmers to intensify protests in IndiaNew Delhi, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Hundreds of thousands of Indian farmers are preparing today to intensify their demonstrations against a series of agricultural laws by blocking highways, picketing at tolls and protesting sit-ins.


Moscow, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) The Eurasian Economic Union (EU) analyzed on Friday Cuba's status as an observer State, during a meeting by videoconference in which Cuba's President Miguel Diaz-Canel participated.


Beijing, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) Hong Kong canceled with immediate effect the free entry of US diplomats, a step taken by China in response to sanctions against 14 members of its National People's Congress (Parliament), local press reported today.


10 de diciembre de 2020, 17:37Washington, Dec 10 (Prensa Latina) Covid-19 can lead to a broad range of neurological complications including seizures, stroke, movement disorders, and inflammatory diseases, a scientific study revealed on Thursday.