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Addis Ababa, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The African Union (AU) highlighted on Monday China's contribution to make the continent become a competitive market and recover some of its main social development indicators.

Geneva, Aug, 20 (Prensa Latina) The World Trade Organization (WTO) received on Monday a claim submitted by Turkey against the additional duties on steel and aluminum imposed by the United States.

Berlin, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The first satellite to directly measure wind speeds on Earth, Aeolus, is ready for launch tomorrow, assured a statement from the European Space Agency (ESA) published today.

Kuala Lumpur, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) There is no cause for alarm over a 23kg Radioactive Dispersal Device (RDD) that has been missing since Aug 10, according to Malaysia Deputy Home Minister Datuk Azis Jamman. He said the police are investigating its disappearance and the situation is still under control.

Santiago de Cuba, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) The construction of two hotels to facilitate the stay of hundreds of people visiting the town of El Cobre, about 22 kilometers northwest of the city, marks the transformations underway there today.

Lusaka, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Zambia Airways is to be revived after 20 years thanks to a $30m (Âú24m) deal with Ethiopian Airlines.

Moscow, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov announced today that the United Nations (UN) had issued a secret directive prohibiting its agencies from participating in the reconstruction of the Syrian economy.

Nairobi, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Kenyan authorities are investigating the possibility that part of a shipment of contaminated rice has found its way to retail.

Madrid, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) FIFA has lifted a threat to suspend Nigeria from international soccer, clearing the team to resume its Africa Cup of Nations qualifying program.

Madrid, Aug 20 (Prensa Latina) Spanish authorities have intercepted a yacht carrying 300 kilograms of cocaine off the coast of Ibiza resort, customs officials from the autonomous community of the Balearic Islands reported today.