Targeting immune cells may be potential therapy for Alzheimer's: study CHICAGO. KAZINFORM A study from Washington University in St. Louis has found that brain immune cells called microglia, which are activated as the messy tangles of a protein called tau accumulate, form the crucial link between protein clumping and brain damage, and eliminating such cells sharply reduces tau-linked brain damage in the mice.
Countries of Turkic Council need to develop co-op in transport sector BAKU. KAZINFORM The member states of the Turkic Council should make efforts to remove existing trade barriers that impede economic development, Kazakhstan's Deputy Economy Minister Berdibek Saparbayev said in Baku at a business meeting of economy ministers of Turkic-speaking countries held within the 7th Summit of the Turkic Council dedicated to a decade of cooperation.
2019 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel awarded STOCKHOLM. KAZINFORM The 2019 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel has been awarded to Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer «for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty,» the Nobel Prize Twitter account reads.
CSTO collective rapid response forces exercise to take place in Russia MOSCOW. KAZINFORM The CSTO collective rapid response forces exercise Interaction 2019 [Vzaimodeistviye] will take place in the exercise area of the 333rd Combat Training Center of the Western Military District of Russia's Armed Forces in Nizhny Novgorod Oblast on 16-18 October, BelTA has learned.
Turkic Council Foreign Ministers sign a package of documents in Baku BAKU. KAZINFORM Kazakh Foreign Minister Mukhtar Tleuberdi attended the meeting of the Council of the Foreign Ministers of the Turkic Council held today in Baku on the eve of the VII Summit of the Council of Cooperation of the Turkic Speaking Countries.
Kazakh President, National Public Confidence Council members meet NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev received Justice Minister Marat Beketayev, head of the representation of the Kazakh President at the Parliament Beibut Issabayev and members of the National Public Confidence Council, the Akorda press service reports.
In his State of the Nation Address Kassym-Jomart Tokayev demonstrated the society his strong will, Chinese experts NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev’s State of the Nation Address to the people of the country represents a meaningful, clearly structured and focused public administration program, this opinion has been expressed by Yao Peisheng, a researcher at the Chinese Foundation for International Studies, former ambassador of China to Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Kazakhstan and Ukraine, Kazinform reported.
Majilis chairman meets with Speaker of Serbian Parliament on sidelines of IPU Assembly NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Chairman of the Majilis Nurlan Nigmatulin has discussed strengthening inter-parliamentary cooperation with the Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia Maja Gojkovic, Kazinform reports referring to the press service of Majilis.
Kazakh freestyle wrestler wins Intercontinental Cup in Russia ALMATY. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstani freestyle wrestler Azamat Dauletbekov has become a winner of the Intercontinental Freestyle Wrestling competition which took place in Khasavyurt, Republic of Dagestan (Russian Federation), Kazinform correspondent reports.
Nursultan Nazarbayev condoles loss of lives in Japan due to Typhoon Hagibis NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan- Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev has sent a letter of condolences to the Emperor of Japan Naruhito, Kazinform reports referring to the official website of N. Nazarbayev.
Majilis chairman holds talks with head of Inter-Parliamentary Union NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - In the framework of his participation in the 141st Assembly of the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) in Serbia, Chairman of the Majilis Nurlan Nigmatulin has met with the President of the parliamentary organization Gabriela Cuevas Barron, the press service of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan reports.
Kazakh man extradited over suspected hit-and-run incident in S. Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM - Police detained a Kazakh man Monday after he was extradited from Kazakhstan over his suspected involvement in a hit-and-run case, resulting in the serious injury of an elementary school boy, in South Gyeongsang Province last month, the National Police Agency said.
British intelligence officer’s book about Kazakhs kept in library of Columbia University NEW YORK. KAZINFORM - Books about Kazakhs and Kazakhstan can be read in the old library of the Columbia University in New York, Kazinform has learnt from the adviser to the Permanent Representative of Kazakhstan to the UN Anuar Zhainakov‘s Facebook account.
Over five years agricultural production increased 1.4 times, Agriculture Ministry MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - The First vice Minister of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan Aidarbek Saparov took part in the conference «Kazakhstan - Russia: trade and economic cooperation in the field of agriculture» which was held as part of the I International Agro-Industrial Forum (AIF-2019) in Moscow, the press service of the Ministry of Agriculture reported.
HAGIBIS: Death toll from Japan typhoon rises to 35 TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Japan ramped up rescue efforts on Sunday for survivors of a typhoon that brought record-breaking amounts of rain, flooding huge swaths of residential districts and leaving at least 35 dead and nearly 20 others missing, Keyodo News reports.