Beijing, Aug 13.- Chinese officials say that the capital and the neighboring province of Hebei have the worst air quality, according to July's records.
Managua, Aug 11.- The Nicaraguan Institute for Territorial Studies (INETER) reported today two earthquakes of medium intensity in the department of Chinandega, in the western region of the Pacific n this Central American country, without reporting any damage.
Quito, Aug 9.- The earthquake recorded yesterday in the Ecuadorian capital is an isolated quake and it is not related to the earthquake of April 16th, reports Mario Ruiz the under secretary of risk management.
Belmopan, Aug 4.- Hurricane Earl lost strength today after its landfall in Belize, the US National Hurricane Center (NHC) reported.
Washington, Aug 3.- The southern Caribbean region is currently on alert after reports of a strong tropical wave that is moving at 20 miles per hour.
Havana, Jul 29.- The use of advanced technologies in the protection, conservation and study of marine protected areas in Cuba is enhancing existing knowledge in the field.
Geneva, Jul 28.- The weather phenomenon La Niña will take place in the third quarter of this year, but its intensity will be less than on previous occasions, according to reports by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).
Port Vila, Jul 21.- A 6.0-magnitude earthquake hit the South Pacific island of Vanuatu on Thursday, the United States Geological Survey said, but there were no immediate reports of casualties or damage.
Beijing, Jul 20.- The Chinese meteorological authorities raised the yellow level alert for heavy rains that affect the entire country today.
Caracas, Jun 27.- Venezuelan Civil Protection authorities announced on Sunday that preventive measures will be activated to face earthquakes, as part of a plan to be concluded on June 29 in a national earthquake drill.