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Asia / Oceania

Santo Domingo, May 20 (Prensa Latina) The World Food Program (WFP) and China have successfully finished off a food and nutritional assistance project in Dominican border provinces, both parties reported.

Beijing, May 19 (Prensa Latina) China and Rusia on Wednesday started the construction works of four cutting-edge reactors for enery generation at nuclear power plants in Tianwan and Xudapu.

Beijing, May 19 (Prensa Latina) China on Wednesday rejected calls by US officials for a diplomatic boycott in the Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, while condemning Washington's double standards on human rights issues.

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Tokyo, May 19 (Prensa Latina) Official statistics show that Japan's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) shrank 1.3 percent in the first three months of 2021, compared to the fourth trimester of last year.

Kuala Lumpur, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Malaysian authorities on Tuesday reported a shoot-out on the island of Borneo, where five alleged members of the Philippine militant group Abu Sayyaf were killed.

New Delhi, May 18 (Prensa Latina) A second shipment of medical aid from Bangladesh to India arrived in Calcutta on Tuesday, as part of bilateral cooperation to fight the Covid-19 pandemic.

Seoul, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Korea Airports Corporation (KAC) will participate in the Luang Prabang airport development project in Laos, official sources said on Tuesday.

Beijing, May 18 (Prensa Latina) China on Tuesday rejected the distribution of vaccines against Covid-19 with a political background, and criticized the United States' pretensions to use them to ensure its hegemony in the world.

Hanoi, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Explosives experts on Tuesday defused a huge bomb from the time of the war against the United States that was found in the central province of Quang Tri, the Military Command of the territory reported.

Washington, May 18 (Prensa Latina) G20 countries agreed to extend debt relief to the world's poorest countries during the remainder of 2021, according to a G20´s statement.

K.K.ShailajaNew Delhi, May 18 (Prensa Latina) Kerala Health and Social Welfare Minister K. K. Shailaja said that thanks to Cuban-inspired health model her territory is able to ride out the Covid-19 impact nowadays.