Over 450 CIS observers accredited to monitor parliamentary elections in Belarus MINSK. KAZINFORM – More than 450 international observers have been accredited as part of the CIS mission to monitor the elections to the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus, BelTA learned from the headquarters of the mission.
UN Coordinator highly praises Kazakhstan’s contribution to the UN NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Today at the briefing on «UN and Kazakhstan: Together towards Sustainable Future» held in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, UN Resident Coordinator for Kazakhstan Norimasa Shimomura spoke on Kazakhstan’s contribution to the Organization, Kazinform correspondent reports.
No problem until 1 hour before fire at Okinawa castle: manager NAHA. KAZINFORM - Police and firefighters on Friday began investigating a fire that destroyed Shuri Castle, a symbol of Okinawa located at a World Heritage site, with the manager stating there was nothing unusual an hour before the alarm sounded, Kyodo reports.
Kazakhstan attaches importance to strengthening coop with Afghanistan – PM TASHKENT. KAZINFORM – As part of his visit to Tashkent, Prime Minister of Kazakhstan held a meeting with Abdullah Abdullah, Chief Executive of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Kazinform has learnt from the prime minister’s press service.
Kazakhstan OKs agreement with Armenia on cooperation in civil defense NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has signed the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On ratification of the Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Government of the Republic of Armenia on cooperation in the sphere of civil defense, prevention and liquidation of emergencies», Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda’s press service.
2,200 IVF babies born in Kazakhstan every year ALMATY. KAZINFORM Almaty hosts today the XI International Congress of the Kazakhstan Association of Reproductive Medicine on «Modern Approaches to the Treatment of Infertility. Assisted Reproductive Technology: Present and Future,» Kazinform correspondent reports.
Alikhan Smailov meets US Ambassador William Moser and UN Country Team At a meeting with US Ambassador to Kazakhstan William Moser, First Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Finance Alikhan Smailov discussed the development of economic cooperation between Kazakhstan and the United States, according to primeminister.kz.
Mahatma Gandhi, A Man of All Times NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - India is commemorating 150th birth anniversary of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, better known as Mahatma Gandhi. Born on 2 October, 1869, Gandhi overcame the ordinary circumstances of his family, to become the leader of the national movement of India for freedom from the British rule, Kazinform reports.
N. Korea adds another new short-range weapon to arsenal SEOUL. KAZINFORM - North Korea's latest test of a new «super-large» multiple rocket launcher appears to mark the completion of development of yet another short-range tactical weapon that could further complicate South Korea's anti-artillery and missile defense capabilities, experts said Friday, Yonhap reports.
11 airports of Kazakhstan introduce ‘open sky’ mode NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – An «open sky» mode has been introduced in the airports of Nur-Sultan, Almaty, Shymkent, Aktau, Karaganda, Ust-Kamenogorsk, Pavlodar, Kokshetau, Taraz, Petropavlovsk and Semey beginning from November 1, Kazinform reports with the reference to the press service of the Industry and Infrastructure Development Ministry.
Kazakhstan to host technical meeting on the Zhaiyk river rational use NUR-SULTAN.KAZINFORM The OSCE Programme Office in Nur-Sultan in partnership with the Public Foundation Center for Water Initiatives will organize a technical meeting on rational use and protection of water resources of the Zhaiyk river.
PM to meet with President of Uzbekistan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – On November 2nd Askar Mamin, Prime Minister of Kazakhstan, will partake in the Council of Heads of Government (Prime Ministers) of the Member States of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization in Tashkent, according to the press service of the PM.