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Asia / Oceania

Beijing, Jul 15 (Prensa Latina) China said on Monday that it will sever all ties with US companies that sell arms to Taiwan, in addition to imposing sanctions for attempting against national sovereignty and security.


New Delhi, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) Authorities of India, Nepal and Bangladesh indicate that monsoon rains of the last days had left up to now a balance of 50 deaths in Nepal, 35 in India and 14 in Bangladesh.


Seoul, July 14 (Prensa Latina) South Korean technology companies assured on Sunday to have a reserve of materials to keep equipment production going, although Japan banned the sale of certain products. Vice President of Samsung Electronics, Lee Jae-yong, affirmed they can keep up the pace because they already have an adequate amount of the three key high-tech materials subject to Japanese restrictions against South Korea: fluorinated polyimide, photosensitive resin and fluoride of gaseous hydrogen.


Beijing, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) Pressures within families and workplaces add to the economic and educational concerns facing women in China when they reject plans to have a second child, according to a survey this Sunday.


Djakarta, Jul 14 (Prensa Latina) An earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter scale shook the Moluccan islands in eastern Indonesian archipelago on Sunday, with no reported material damage or casualties so far.


13 de julio de 2019, 11:54New Delhi, July 13 ( Prensa Latina ) Last week''s floods have so far caused 12 deaths in northeast India and 32 in Nepal, officials from both Asian countries reported.


Addis Ababa, July 13 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopian Airlines'' logistics and cargo department reportedly announced on Saturday to broaden its services to Chongqing, a town in southwestern China that will connect with Africa and South America.


Beijing, July 13 ( Prensa Latina) China''s meteorological authorities have maintained a yellow alert this Saturday in 10 provinces in the south of the country due to the persistence of heavy rains, storms and the possible occurrence of high tides on the coast.


Melbourne, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) China and Australia inaugurated a commercial exhibition on Friday in this city, where people were amazed by the high quality of the products on display.


Colombo, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) The Sri Lankan government has survived a motion of no confidence filed in parliament due to security failures that prevented the Easter Sunday bombings, local press reported on Friday.


Tokyo, Jul 12 (Prensa Latina) A Japanese journal has Friday called on the United States to present fair proposals if it is really interested in seeing advances on forthcoming agreements on Korean peninsula´s denuclearization.