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Caracas, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced on Thursday that relations with China will be raised to their maximum expression with the signing of new agreements in strategic areas.

La Paz, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) The social movements will defend the new Bolivia from the political parties of the ''pro-capitalist right,'' Bolivian President Evo Morales said today at a ceremony in the department of Cochabamba.

Rome, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) today presents an action plan for rural youth during the 124th session of its executive board, to be run until tomorrow.

Mexico, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) The restoration work being done in the 42 archaeological zones affected by the earthquakes of Sept. 7 and Sep. 19 of last year has today an advance of 95 percent, said a reliable source.

San Jose, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) Members of the trade unions of Costa Rica and the people in general once again took the street today on the fourth day of the national strike for an indefinite period against the tax reform, promoted by the Government in the Assembly.

Havana, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) An exhibition of Alberto Korda''s patrimony in honor of the 90th anniversary of his birth will open on September 14 at the Fototeca de Cuba, it was informed on social networks.

Managua, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) The Nicaraguan Institute of Tourism (INTUR) is arranging the first International Gastronomy Festival, as part of celebrations for national holidays.

London, Sep 13 (Prensa Latina) The first-known studio recording of British artist David Bowie entered here at an auction worth 10,000 sterling pounds (approximately 13,000 dollars), a figure that quadrupled before the verdict, informed Omega Auctions.

Havana, Sep 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuban musician Pancho Amat and his group, Cabildo del Son, are preparing a tour for different stages of Japan in which they will present the most recent album titled El swing del son.

Buenos Aires, Sep 12 (Prensa Latina) German Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel reaffirmed to the Argentine president, Mauricio Macri, her presence at the G20 summit that will take place from November 30 to December 1 in this capital.

Santiago de Cuba, Sep 12 (Prensa Latina) The Simon Bolivar training vessel, of the Navy of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, began today a visit to this city, and will remain in this port city until September 16.