Officials say the focus of the air cargo service is to improve landlocked Afghanistan’s connectivity to key markets abroad and boost the growth prospects of its fruit and carpet industries while it battles a deadly Taliban insurgency.
China considers Taiwan a wayward province and has never renounced the use of force to bring it under its control.
WeChat censoring messages containing sensitive terms that are sent from overseas to mainland-linked accounts.
Usain Bolt and Almaz Ayana were crowed IAAF’s athletes of the year.
The search is expected to be suspended by the end of the year, when an Australian-led team completes its scouring of a 120,000-sq-km target area
Third-placed Manchester City host the in-form Chelsea on Saturday knowing victory would put them top, for 24 hours at least.
La La Land cemented its Hollywood awards season front-runner status on Thursday by simultaneously leading the nominees for Critics’ Choice Awards and being named best picture by New York film critics.
Nokia smartphones are poised for comeback after it licensed the brand from Microsoft and struck partnerships with Google and Foxconn.
South Korean President Park has come under intense pressure to step down, with hundreds of thousands of people streaming into the streets demanding her resignation at successive weekend rallies.
During the US election campaign, Trump talked of building closer ties with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Muslim-majority Malaysia has been increasingly critical of Myanmar’s handling of violence in northern Rakhine state that has sent hundreds of people fleeing across the border to Bangladesh
Venezuela is believed to have the world’s highest inflation, although no data has been published for 2016.
This week China’s northern Hebei province, which borders the capital Beijing, issued its first “red alert” of the year for severe pollution, the highest level alert for smog.
WorldRemit expects in the coming months to secure licenses for a few US states that it does not already serve, Lee said.
At Marcato, the gains were underpinned by crane maker Terex , a relatively new position in the portfolio, as investors expected the Trump administration to focus on infrastructure projects.
A representative for the New York City Council said it had not received any response from Trump’s team about the petition, which had more than 500 supporters on Friday.
Inter had given Pioli his first win in three games as coach when they beat Fiorentina 4-2 on Monday but were quickly sent back into crisis mode.
Gambians shouted: “We are free. We won’t be slaves of anyone.”
Hot-shot Poland international Lewandowski has now scored twice in each of his last four visits to Mainz.
Angolans have long speculated about the president’s next move since he said last March that he would stand down in 2018.
“I believe that … (if defeated) Renzi will go to the head of state and hand in his resignation,” Graziano Delrio, who is close to Renzi, told state television.
Nico Rosberg’s shock retirement has given champions Mercedes a headache as they seek to fill the space World champion has left.
Massimiliano Allegri also rejected suggestions that Juventus were losing their edge as they attempt a sixth successive title.
Antonio Conte leads his rejuvenated team to Manchester City as Chelsea look to cement their place at the top of the Premier League table.
Manchester City, with only one point separating them Chelsea, they will not sit back and let Antonio Conte’s side dominate at Etihad Stadium.
Starbucks announced that Chief Executive Howard Schultz is stepping down and Chief Operating Officer Kevin Johnson will become chief executive
Quitting at the top, Nico Rosberg shocked the world by announcing he was retiring, five days after earning his first world championship.
The cyberattack was mentioned in an annual report the bank published on stability within the financial system.
Watford’s season has been a story of ups and downs as they have 18 points from 13 games, a point and place behind West Brom.
Luis Enrique predicted that Real Madrid would come with a defensive approach as the two teams meet for the first Clasico of the season.
Jose Mourinho said that Manchester United have failed to convert many chances, particularly in home games they have dominated this season.
With only a point separating the sides after 13 games, Chelsea will hope to continue their winning run against Manchester City.
President-elect Donald Trump, who takes office on January 20, is preparing 100-day and 200-day plans aimed at fulfilling his campaign promises and stimulating economic growth, Pence said.
Real Madrid are not fooled by Barcelona’s stuttering form and expect a gruelling El Clasico clash and will be without Gareth Bale and Tony Kroos.
Jan Vertonghen has signed a new contract that runs until 2019, joins Harry Kane, Dele Alli, Eric Dier in committing his long-term future to Suprs.
Adam Lallana is back in full training for the first time since suffering a groin injury and could be in Liverpool’s starting line-up against Bournemouth.