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Asia / Oceania

Vatican City, Sep 29 (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis criticized on his Sunday homily that more economically advanced societies have developed a tendency towards accentuating individualism that, together with the utilitarian mentality and multiplied by the media, produces the globalization of indifference.

Caracas, Sep 28 (Prensa Latina) Indonesian Ambassador to Venezuela Mochammad Luthfie Witto'eng favored the consolidation of bilateral agreements in tourism with Caracas.

Hanoi, May 28 (Prensa Latina) Aware of the implications of the fourth industrial revolution in economic and social terms, Vietnam will host a forum on the issue on October 2 and 3, with participation of some 1,500 national and foreign delegates.

Beijing, Sep 28 (Prensa Latina) China highlighted the positive impact of its relations with nations of the world on its upward socioeconomic development in its 70 years as a Republic, to become the world's second largest economy.

Hanoi, Sep 28 (Prensa Latina) In eight months, Vietnam leveled its balance of trade with Japan and even tilted it in its favor, going from a deficit of 114 million dollars to a surplus of 930 million dollars from January to August 2019.

Brussels, Sep 27 (Latin press) The European Union (EU) seeks to foster strategic links with Asia during a forum held on Friday in this capital with the participation of 52 countries.

New Delhi, Sep 27 (Prensa Latina) The National Film Archive of India (NFAI) has discovered 30 reels of unedited footage of Mahatma Gandhi amounting to nearly six hours of film.

Yakarta, Sep 27 (Prensa Latina) The Indonesian Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency announced on Friday that it began installing 400 sensors capable of issuing warnings between 15 and 30 seconds before the occurrence of an earthquake.

United Nations, Sep 27 (Prensa Latina) The Indian Foreign Ministry congratulated the Government and people of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela for their successful leadership of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) over the past three years.

United Nations, Sep 26 (Prensa Latina) India's relations with the member countries of the Caribbean Community were boosted after a meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and 14 CARICOM leaders in the sidelines to the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly.

Beijing, Sep 26 (Prensa Latina) China is using the technological breakthroughs of virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) to promote its historic relics, like the Terracotta Warriors, and to bring people closer to them.