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Port Moresby, Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) The summit of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum (APEC) concluded this Sunday in Papua New Guinea without a final declaration because of differences over international trade rules.

Beijing, Nov 18 (Prensa Latina) China denied today accusations from the United States on the conditioning and surcharges of debts to countries receiving its aid and expanding initiatives such as the Belt and the Route.

Beijing, Nov 17 (Prensa Latina) China has declared another five cities visa free for citizens of 53 countries, an initiative applied in the country gradually since 2013, news media reported here Saturday.

Seoul, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) South and North Korea are holding new talks Friday, this time focusing on aviation cooperation that could even lead to an agreement on a direct air route between both countries.

Port Moresby, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) The Prime Minister of Papua New Guinea, Peter O'Neill, urged on Friday, prior to the APEC summit, to be held this weekend here, that the ''big and small countries'' respect the international trade rules.

Beijing, Nov 16 (Prensa Latina) China reiterated on Friday its opposition to provocative actions that undermine sovereignty in the South Sea, such as the frequent military incursions of the United States under the pretext of exercising freedom of navigation.

Port Moresby, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Papua New Guinea on Tuesday to attend a meeting of leaders of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Forum (APEC).

Singapore, Nov 15 (PL) The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) concluded its 33rd annual summit here with the commitment of insisting on its plan to form an economically integrated community.

Singapore, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) Thailand''s Prime Minister, Prayut Chan-ocha, on Thursday picked up the symbolic gavel accrediting his country as the new pro tempore president of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) for 2019.

Beijing, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) China affirmed today that it will welcome those willing to meet the anti-terrorist program developed in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, but will not yield to Western pressure on that internal issue.