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Asia / Oceania

Rome, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) Support to the Green Climate Fund (GCF) for indigenous peoples was an issue examined at the final session of the fourth global forum on those ancestral communities, that ended here yesterday.


Havana, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) The President of the National Assembly of Laos, Paty Yathotou, paid tribute Wednesday in Havana to the Cuban National Hero, Jose Marti, at the beginning of her program of activities in Cuba.


San Salvador, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) El Salvador's government reiterated Wednesday the legality of the protocol to break off diplomatic relations with Taiwan's Chinese territory, with the consequent end to its bilateral agreements.


Beijing, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) China''s government denied Wednesday and assured that U.S. press reports of a supposed meeting in Washington between its diplomats and envoys of Juan Guaido, a self-proclaimed president ''in charge'' of Venezuela, are fake.


Ankara, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) Representatives from Russia and the United States will meet in Ankara to carry out a new conversation round about the peace process in Afghanistan, said here Russian diplomatic sources Tuesday.


Hanoi, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc said Tuesday that the designation of Hanoi as the host of the second U.S.-North Korea summit shows that Viet Nam is moving in the right direction.


Beijing, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) About 13.86 million people in China were lifted out of poverty in 2018 as a result of an intensification of government programs to eradicate it completely by 2020, official data confirm on Tuesday.


Quito,  (Prensa Latina) The Ecuadorian cocoa is currently one of the products that has successfully seduced the Japanese producers, marketers and citizens, who knew closely the fruit and various types of chocolates made with this raw material.


Seoul, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The South Korean Army on Tuesday cancelled a plan to establish a new strategic command to counteract nuclear threats and missiles from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK).


Beijing, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) China''s President, Xi Jinping, signed an order to be in effect March 1 focusing on perfecting the fighting capabilities of the People''s Liberation Army (PLA), the local press reported Tuesday.


Hanoi, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) United States-Vietnam civil aviation are in touch to establish direct flights between the two countries this year, most likely in the coming weeks.