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Beijing, Dec 16 (Prensa Latina) China lamented on Sunday that diplomatic relations with the United States are close to the 40 years in the midst of setbacks experienced since the Republican Donald Trump became president.

Seoul, Dec 15 (Prensa Latina) The mixed duo of South Korea''s Jang Woo-jin and North Korea''s Cha Hyo-sim won today''s silver medal in the final of the International Table Tennis Federation World Championship held in Incheon.

Bangkok, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) Authorities from Thailand and Japan discussed in Bagkok, Thursday, ways to advance the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (RCEP), a free trade agreement involving 16 Asia-Pacific nations.

Beijing, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) China confirmed on Thursday the arrest of a second Canadian citizen this week on suspicion of carrying out activities that threaten its national security.

Pyongyang, Dec 13 (Prensa Latina) North Korean Deputy Health Minister Kim Yun Chol and his counterpart from the Republic of Korea, Kwon Jun Wook, agreed on Thursday to share data in 2019 about contagious diseases that could affect both countries.

Beijing, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Presidents Xi Jinping (China) and Lenin Moreno (Ecuador) expressed Wednesday their commitment to the sustainable development of bilateral ties and to consolidating them through a comprehensive strategic partnership and contacts at different levels.

Islamabad, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) Pakistan rejected this Wednesday the US State Department decision to add his country to the black list of nations that violate freedom of religion for ''unilateral and with political motivations.''

Hanoi, Dec 12 (Prensa Latina) The World Bank (WB) estimated in 6.8 percent the growth of the economy of Vietnam this year, five tenths above those that would increase in the countries of East Asia and the Pacific.

Hanoi, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) Vietnam on Tuesday handed over to the United States the remains of three US soldiers killed during the war that ended in 1975 with the defeat of US troops.

Beijing, Dec 11 (Prensa Latina) Senior officials from China and the United States analyzed on Tuesday the way forward to intensify trade negotiations and implement the instructions of their presidents with a view to resolving the differences once and for all.