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US, Russia to find ways to lift travel ban on Taliban leaders for peace talks

In recent months, Taliban representatives have visited Tehran, Beijing and Moscow.

Times Live , South Africa Feb 23, 2019

Kim Jong Un to make official visit to Vietnam

Bargaining chips The 4,000-kilometre rail journey from Pyongyang to Vietnam via Beijing could take two and a half days in Kim's dark green armoured train, which is reportedly outfitted with conference rooms and several sleeping chambers.

New Vision , Uganda Feb 23, 2019

U.S., Russia to find ways to lift travel ban on Taliban leaders for peace talks

In recent months, Taliban representatives have visited Tehran, Beijing and Moscow.

Reuters , Africa Feb 23, 2019

The NBA’s sensational ‘Greek Freak’

Where once it was reliant on star players – Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant and lately James – now the league is actually taking its product to the world, be it in the form of a regular season game in London, or exhibition events in Johannesburg and Beijing.

IOL , South Africa Feb 23, 2019

Muhangi vs Fufa: good battle but…

At the 2008 Beijing Olympics only one boxer, Ronald Sserugo, represented Uganda.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Feb 22, 2019

Trump to meet Chinese trade negotiator amid effort to defuse conflict | The Guardian Nigeria News - Nigeria and World News

The White House said Trump would meet with China’s Vice Premier Liu He, who is leading the delegation from Beijing.

The Guardian , Nigeria Feb 22, 2019

China bars millions from travel over 'social credit' offenses

Beijing — Forgot to pay a fine in China?

IOL , South Africa Feb 22, 2019

Israel's first Moon mission blasts off from Florida

China's Chang'e-4 made the first-ever soft landing on the far side of the Moon on January 3, after a probe sent by Beijing made a Lunar landing elsewhere in 2013.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 22, 2019

Saudi bags oil deal with China

Beijing, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman met China's President Xi Jinping on Friday and bagged a $10-billion oil deal, pressing on with his diplomatic charm offensive in Asia following a global outcry over the Khashoggi killing.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 22, 2019

China says would welcome Hammond visit

Beijing (Reuters) - China would welcome a visit by Britain’s finance minister Philip Hammond, the Chinese foreign ministry said on Friday, a day after the minister had said talk of deploying a British warship in the Pacific had complicated bilateral relations.

Reuters , Africa Feb 22, 2019