S. Korea, Japan hold working-level talks on trade, history row SEOUL. KAZINFORM South Korea and Japan held working-level talks in San Francisco on Monday (U.S. time) on the ongoing row over wartime history and trade, as their top diplomats gathered there for trilateral talks with the United States, the foreign ministry said.
Iran International Exhibition of MIDEX 2020 kicks off TEHRAN. KAZINFORM The 10th International Exhibition of architecture, internal design, and modern house (MIDEX) opened on Tuesday in Tehran with over 220 Iranian and foreign companies showcasing their latest products in the related industries, equipment, products, and services.
Gorodko clinches 2nd gold for Kazakhstan in dual moguls in Switzerland NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Anastassiya Gorodko, 14, hauled another gold medal for Kazakhstan in the Women’s Dual Moguls event at the FIS European Cup in Airolo, Switzerland today, Kazinform has learnt from the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
‘My City, My Race’ campaign hopes to see record number of Emiratis participate in Dubai Marathon DUBAI. KAZINFORM - The 2020 Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon is expecting to see a record number of Emiratis line up at the start on 24th January, 2020, alongside some of the world’s greatest elite marathon athletes, thanks to the viral «#My City_My Race» campaign, WAM reports.
Study links home-cooked meals to higher diet quality CHICAGO. KAZINFORM Americans who cook meals at home frequently are more likely to have an overall better quality diet, but the association between cooking at home and diet quality differs between high- and low-income populations, according to a study posted on the website of the University of Michigan (UM) on Monday.
Microsoft's Windows 7 support to end Tues., users asked to upgrade TOKYO. KAZINFORM Microsoft Corp. will stop providing free support for the Windows 7 operating system Tuesday, and warned an estimated 13.9 million computers in Japan still using the system could become more vulnerable to virus infection or hacking of personal data, Kyodo reports.
Queen: I am 'entirely supportive' of Harry and Meghan LONDON. KAZINFORM In a dramatic statement for royals watchers worldwide, Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II on Monday said she is «entirely supportive» of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in their decision to create a new life as a young family, Anadolu Agency informs.
WHO chief sets out health priorities for the decade NEW YORK. KAZINFORM - The head of the UN health agency, WHO, has set out his urgent global health challenges for the next ten years – designated the «Decade of Action» by the UN General Assembly» – and underscored the importance of investing in public health, the released statement reads.
House of Friendship in Nur-Sultan discuss Abai’s works NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Within the framework of Rukhani Janghyru program and the 175th anniversary of the great Kazakh writer and educator Abai, the capital’s House of Friendship has held a roundtable themed Abai – a poet, thinker, translator, Kazinform has leant from the press service of Kogamdyk kelisism under the city’s Akimat.
Kazakh MFA discusses implementation of agrts concluded during President Tokayev’s visit to Berlin NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Margulan Baimukhan had talks with Coordinator of the German Government for Cooperation with Russia, Central Asia and Eastern Partnership countries, Bundestag Deputy Dirk Wiese, Kazinform reports.
Almost 25,000 people evacuated as Philippines' Taal volcano spews lava MANILA. KAZINFORM - The activity of Taal volcano in the Philippines, which began spewing lava early Monday, has forced the evacuation of around 24,500 people in the surrounding municipalities while ashfall reached the capital Manila, located about 70 kilometers (43 miles) away.