Speeches: Remarks on Northeast Asia

February 27, 2015

UNDER SECRETARY SHERMAN: Well, good morning to you all. And thanks especially to Bill Burns for that really lovely introduction. It’s nice to see that there really is life after the State Department. (Laughter.) For your information, Ambassador Burns, I spent much…

Varian Medical Systems to Make Radiotherapy Available for More Cancer Patients in Africa (PR Newswire)

Varian Medical Systems to Make Radiotherapy Available for More Cancer Patients in Africa (PR Newswire)

February 27, 2015

Varian presenting cancer treatment strategy to governments and healthcare leaders at Africa Healthcare Summit in London LONDON, Feb. 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR), world leader in radiation therapy, is today reporting progress towards its goal of making advanced treatments…

China’s major railway construction projects in Africa, Latin America (China Daily)

China’s major railway construction projects in Africa, Latin America (China Daily)

February 27, 2015

BEIJING – After rapid development over past decades, China’s railway industry has made great progress in both technology and the various railway services, and has taken solid steps in developing international markets by undertaking large construction projects abroad. The following are some…

DP Ramaphosa to Visit SKA Site in Carnavon

DP Ramaphosa to Visit SKA Site in Carnavon

February 27, 2015

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa will on Saturday visit the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) site in Carnarvon in the Northern Cape. Deputy President Ramaphosa will be supported by Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor, Northern Cape Premier Sylvia Lucas and other Ministers of…

Kumi Naidoo Demands Urgent Meeting With Minister of State Security Over Leaked Spy Tapes [press release]

Kumi Naidoo Demands Urgent Meeting With Minister of State Security Over Leaked Spy Tapes [press release]

February 27, 2015

In response to the Al Jazeera story regarding the South Korean government asking for information from the South African government about Kumi Naidoo ahead of the G20 summit in 2010, the executive director of Greenpeace International said: It saddens me to learn…