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Seoul, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) South Korea announced on Saturday it has suspended exercises between its air force and the United States in support of the current efforts to achieve denuclearization and peace of the Peninsula.

Beijing, Oct 20 (Prensa Latina) China will open next Wednesday the traffic in the world' s longest sea bridge, which will reduce from almost four hours to 30 minutes the traffic between the southern localities of Hong Kong, Zhuhai and Macao.

Singapore, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The ministers of Defense of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on Friday signed a joint declaration in Singapore in which they pledge to promote regional peace and stability.

Brussels, Oct 19 (Prensa Latina) The summit of the fórum Asia-Europe, in which representatives of over 50 countries participate, started today in this capital with the commitment of strengthening multilateralism and economic and trade relations.

Beijing, Oct 18 (Prensa Latina) China reported today an increase of eight percent in direct foreign investment during September, which meant revenues for 76 billion 270 million youans (11 million dollars).

Beijing, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) China warned Taiwan on Wednesday that it will fail in any secessionist attempts backed by external forces to intensify antagonism, damage cross-strait relations and change the island''s status.

Tokyo, Oct 17 (Prensa Latina) Japan''s Ministry of Defense took legal actions on Wednesday to overturn the Okinawan government''s decision to suspend the relocation works on a US base in the prefecture, despite local opposition.

Jakarta, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) Two contingents of the ASEAN Coordinating Centre for Humanitarian Assistance in Disaster Management (AHA) are cooperating with Indonesia in recovery efforts after more recent disasters in this country, official sources said on Tuesday.

Beijing, Oct 16 (Prensa Latina) The United States will lose the millionaire income that Chinese tourism provides, because its tensions against this country drive away those who wish to visit its territory, local press said on Tuesday.

Seoul, Oct 15 (Prensa Latina) South Korea and the People''s Democratic Republic of Korea (PDRK) achieved today new consensus to put to work joint projects and improve links in sectors such as infrastructure, sports, health and the military.