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Culture

Jakarta, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) Deputy Minister of Sports of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Won Kil-u, assured here today that Pyongyang and Seoul should form joint teams in more sports, if possible, and expand cooperation in that sector.


Havana, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) The vice-president of the State Committee of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Choe Ryong Hae, is carrying out an intense agenda in Cuba, where on Wednesday he held talks with the authorities to strengthen bilateral relations.


Niamey, Aug 16 (Prensa Latina) The heavy rains which have been lashing areas of Niger for weeks now threaten to destroy the historic centre of the city of Agadez (center), a World Heritage Site since 2013.


Havana, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Ministry of the Interior (MININT) and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police( RCMP) have signed today in Havana a cooperation agreement for the protection of children and adolescents.


Santiago de Cuba, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) With the First Man and Nature Exhibition Erik L. Ekman next September here, the naif art group Bayate will ratify its commitment to the defense of the natural environment, sources of this artistic and community initiative reported today.


Moscow, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) A Russian government spokesman confirmed Wednesday that Kremlin officials will meet next week in Switzerland with U.S. national security adviser John Bolton, Reuters reported.


Los Angeles, USA, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) US filmmaker Oliver Stone is set to direct today Puerto Rican actor Benicio del Toro in an intimate New York-set drama.


Addis Ababa, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) The African Union (AU) and Denmark have agreed today to continue to strengthen ties in key development areas as part of the European country''s efforts to become more visible on this continent.


Paris, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) More than 500 renowned chefs from France and around the world will pay homage to the legendary French chef Joel Robuchon on Friday, local press reported today.


Bangkok, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) Technological development will be the focus of discussions in the forum of the five countries of the Mekong River sub-region (Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam and Thailand), which will begin tomorrow in this capital.


Ottawa, Aug 15 (Prensa Latina) The author of the shooting which left four people dead last Friday in Fredericton, capital of the Canadian province of New Brunswick, was a video game addict, some of his known friends say today.