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New models for Colombia palm industry to be discussed at EFE forum in Bogota
| COLOMBIA FORUM | 06 de febrero de 2016
Bogota, Feb 6 (EFE).- New competitiveness and development models for Colombia's palm oil industry will be discussed at the inaugural EFE Palm Industry Forum, which will be held Monday in Bogota and bring together government officials, researchers and business leaders from that sector.
Countries resume Afghan peace talks in Islamabad
| AFGHANISTAN TALIBAN | 06 de febrero de 2016
Islamabad, Feb 6 (EFE).- China, the U.S., Pakistan and Afghanistan on Saturday launched a third round of talks aimed at finding a resolution between the Taliban and Afghan government, with hopes that a roadmap to peace would emerge by the end of the meeting.
Nazarbayev: Crisis in Turkish-Russian relations a "big problem"
| KAZAKHSTAN TURKEY | 06 de febrero de 2016
Astana, Feb 6 (EFE).- Kazakhstan is increasingly concerned about the negative effects that the crisis in Turkish-Russian relations is having on the Central Asian nation, Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev told visiting Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Saturday.
Australia state premier says Victoria will shelter asylum seekers
| AUSTRALIA ASYLUM SEEKERS | 06 de febrero de 2016
Bangkok, Feb 6 (EFE).- The premier of the state of Victoria in Australia offered on Saturday to give shelter to the 267 asylum seekers at risk of being sent back to detention camps on the Pacific island of Nauru.
Spanish environmental activist faces charges in Cambodia
| CAMBODIA ENVIRONMENT | 06 de febrero de 2016
Phnom Penh, 6 feb (EFE).- A Spanish environmental activist who was deported from Cambodia last year has now been charged as an accomplice to alleged crimes committed by local anti-sand dredging campaigners, according to media reports.
North Korea 'changes dates of satellite launch'
| NORTH KOREA MISSILES | 06 de febrero de 2016
Bangkok, Feb 6 (EFE).- North Korea has informed a UN maritime agency that it has brought forward by one day the start of the period during which it plans to launch a rocket, according to South Korea's Yonhap news agency.