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23 de agosto de 2019, 00:40Tokyo, Aug 23 ( Prensa Latina) The Japanese Ministry of Labor announced Friday an increase in paternity leave subsidies to encourage men to take care of infants.


Beijing, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) Huawei Technologies leads the list of China''s 500 private companies with the best performance, as it achieved profits worth at 721.2 billion yuan (about US$102 billion) in 2018, official sources confirmed on Thursday .


22 de agosto de 2019, 15:24Brasilia, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) Children from six months to a year old will begin to be vaccinated this Thursday against measles in Brazil, where between May 19 and August 10 1,680 cases of the disease were registered in 11 states.


United Nations, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) The propagation of forest fires and the expansion of deforestation in the Amazon is raising great concern in the United Nations, which is trying to unite more efforts to protect the environment.


Moscow, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) A Russian humanoid robot, Fedor, is on its way to the International Space Station (ISS) on an unmanned Soyuz MS-14 spacecraft, after blasting off on a 10-day mission to support the astronauts on board.


22 de agosto de 2019, 14:24Lima, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) A medium intensity earthquake was hit Thursday in Lima, where next year will have an alarm system for telluric movements, due to their frequency.


22 de agosto de 2019, 14:24Washington, Aug 22 ( Prensa Latina) The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) is maintaining an alert for the growing dengue epidemic in Latin America and the Caribbean, with more than 720 deaths from January to July.


22 de agosto de 2019, 14:16Brasilia, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) The President of the Environment Commission of the Brazilian Senate, Fabiano Contarato, asked the Federal Supreme Court (STF) this Thursday to remove Environment Minister Ricardo Salles for committing a crime of responsibility.


London, Aug 23 (Prensa Latina) The first images in 14 years of the wreck of the Titanic, located in the north of the Atlantic Ocean, were captured by an international team of explorers, as reported by Atlantic Productions, one of the companies in charge of the project.


Havana, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) Using Wolbachia bacteria to prevent Aedes aegypti mosquitoes from transmitting arboviroses is one of the projects currently developed by Cuba with the aim of preventing the transmission of diseases such as dengue, Zika and chikungunya.


22 de agosto de 2019, 11:40Havana, Aug 22 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Minister of Public Health, Jos Angel Portal, highlighted the importance of the Maternal and Infant Care Program, one of the priorities that this institution maintains today.