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Asia / Oceania

Mexico, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) The International Airport of Tijuana, in Baja California, Mexico, will monitor the temperature of passengers arriving from China to detect possible cases of coronavirus, sources from the sector reported on Friday.

Dacca, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) India and Bangladesh on Friday signed an agreement to extend the 50-kilometre road between the river port of Ashuganj and the land port of Akhaura in Bangladesh.

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Havana, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) India and Cuba celebrate three decades of growing relations this 2020, and are willing to strengthen them more in the future on the basis of respect, support and cooperation, assured Ambassador Madhu Sethi.

Sydney, Australia, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) The forest fires in southeast Australia have so far affected more land than those in California, USA, in 2018, according to digital media.

Pyongyang, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) The Democratic People's Reublic of Korea (DPRK) and Russia will strengthen cooperation on civil aviation, a diplomatic source reported.

Wellington, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) Several Pacific countries, shaken by measles and dengue epidemics, increased monitoring their borders in an effort to stave off any case of coronavirus, Radio New Zealand station announced on Thursday.

Santo Domingo, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) Chinese Ambassador Zhang Run highlighted today relations between his country and the Dominican Republic, and considered them completely normal.

Hanoi, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam and the European Union (EU) took new steps towards the ratification of the free trade deal they signed in the middle of 2019, the Ministry of Industry and Commerce pondered this Thursday.

Addis Ababa, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) Africab Group, the Indian manufacturer of a wide range of electrical products in Africa, is interested in investing in Ethiopia, according to an official communication released in Addis Ababa.

Prensa Latina, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) Beijing's Forbidden City announced on Thursday it is closing in support of China's efforts to contain the deadly pneumonia epidemic present in most of the country, and already described as complicated and severe.

New Delhi, Jan 23 (Prensa Latina) India has achieved the complete phase out of Hydrochlorofluorocarbon (HCFC)-141 b, a chemical used by foam manufacturing enterprises and among the most potent ozone depleting chemical after Chlorofluorocarbons (CFC).