Today, we' re revealing some interesting and surprising facts about the president of the People' s Republic of China, Xi. Xi was born on June 15th, 1954 in Beijing, China. His father was involved in politics and he followed in his footsteps, racing through the ranks politically in China' s coastal provinces.
Ugandan government signed an agreement with Expot-Import Bank of China (Exim Bank) on Tuesday November 17, 2015 to borrow $207 million at 2% upon disbursement. The loan had a maturity period of 20 years including a seven-year grace period. It had now emerged that Ugandan government signed the deal with Chinese lenders with its only prominent international airport as a collateral.
The Exim Bank of China is on a high road towards acquiring Uganda's only International Airport, Entebbe. The airport which was built in 1972 is at the mercy of the Chinese after the Ugandan government defaultted paying a loan that was meant to upgrade the airport. It all started on 17th November 2015 when Museveni's government sought the help of the Chinese Exim Bank to facelift the airport.
I'm the last year, China has been sending more than 800 fighter jets and nuclear capable bombers into Taiwan air defense zone since September last year - 170 in 2021. Self ruled rules Taiwan has lived under the threat of a Chinese invasion since the two sides split at the end of a civil war in 1949.
Afghan security guard in the past action. (photo/courtesy) After President Ashraf Ghani fled the country, Taliban took over the presidential palace and their leaders assumed governing roles of the whole country. Since then, Afghan Nationals and individuals of other nationalities in the country have feared that the takeover by Taliban means the beginning of another harsh government which will be led by strict Islamic laws.
Here is a list of very weirdest countries in the world. The countries are unique and have different rules and structures. North Korea It is the most controlled country, Beijin is the only way for western tourists to enter the country, While in the country you will be accompanied everywhere by two state employed guides.
Number 1:The Halden Prision If you ever struggle between choosing a life in crime or becoming the next music star then Halden prison is the most perfect place for you.Located in Norway it is the only prison in the entire world to have a fully equipped recording studio.Music lessons are also offered and on top of that inmates there can learn other skills.Inside the prison there are individual cells each with a flat screen ,mini fridge ,a toilet and a personal shower.
Kenya is currently on a cumulative dept of 7.6 Trillion Kenya Shillings. These include approximately 4 trillion worth of domestic debts, 3.6 trillion from foreign lenders with about 746 Billion Kenya Shillings belonging to Chinese commercial bank, Beijing. However, Kenya isn't the only country with debts.
When we come to athletics, Kenya always shines internationally, we have Kenyans who are holding world records from races like, Berlin, Beijing, Chicago, London, Olympics, and many different races. We have our own G.O.A.T (Greatest Of All Times), Eliud Kipchonge who raced against time to break his record.
Almost all people in the world uses or plan to have a smartphone, TV set or any other electronics. The youths are the most users of smartphones. In Kenya, most phones comes from China. However, the cost of smartphones and other electronics may go higher before Christmas.
Taipei is facing reunification threats to mainland China as Beijing's ambitions to reunite the democratically ruled Taiwan to mainland China seem not to fade anytime soon. The Chinese president vows to pursue the process via peaceful means. This comes amid growing tension between the two countries with China been accused to have violated Taipeis airspace by over 100 times in a week.
Born in the Nandi District of Kenya, he has been running at a high level since 2002, and during his earlier career specialised in the 5000m, winning bronze at the Athens 2004 Olympic Games and silver at Beijing 2008. Kipchoge's weekly routine is certainly monastic.
For many athletes the World Athletics U20 Championships has provided a superb stepping stone to senior success – world 800m record-holder David Rudisha included. Speaking at the pre-event press conference on the eve of competition in his home country, Kenya's two-time Olympic champion shared some advice for the almost 1000 teenage athletes who will compete in Nairobi’s Kasarani Stadium the home of heros over the coming days.
The Vatican deal with China, communist government on the appointment of Catholic Bishops, saying an uneasy dialogue is better than no dialogue at all. In an interview with Spanish radio network COPE broadcast on Wednesday, Francis compared the Vatican dialogue with China to those with East European countries during the cold War, which eventually resulted in many freedom for the Church there.
The vice president rebuked China and sought to fortify the image of the United States as a credible ally amid growing questions about Afghanistan. US vice president Kamala Harris has criticized China on their stand as Taliban over throws government of Afghanistan. “In the South China Sea, we know that Beijing continues to coerce, to intimidate and to make claims to the vast majority of the South China Sea,” Ms. Harris said in Singapore.
Also known as Tian Tan, in Beijing, is one of the largest temple complexes in China. The Temple of Heaven was built in the 1406 to 1420 under the reign of the Yongle Emperor of the Ming Dynasty and it served venue for annual ceremonies of prayer for good harvest by the emperors of the Ming and Qing dynasties.
Kenya finished at the top of the medal standings as the curtain was drawn on the 18th edition of the World Athletics Under-20 Championships at the Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani Sunday. The lovely sunny afternoon brought along seven medals; three gold, a silver and three bronze.
China says it is ready to move forward in its relations with the Taliban after the U.S. military withdraws from Afghanistan, but foreign policy experts say Beijing is still unsure of what will happen next and may not commit a large security and economic commitment to Afghanistan in the near future.
Indians prepare to board an Indian military aircraft at the airport in Kabul on August 17, 2021. Hundreds are being evacuated from the country after Taliban's stunning takeover of Afghanistan. What you need to know: The ministry said it has written to the organisations requesting that they evacuate the stranded Kenyans as a matter of urgency.
The Foreign Ministry said the Kenyan embassy in Beijing, China contacted more Kenyans in Afghanistan and managed to evacuate fifty-two of them. Twelve who worked for private contractors were evacuated to Birmingham in the UK and another group of 40 Kenyans were evacuated to Kazakhstan on Wednesday evening.