Two suspects arrested for planning to attack French president: media PARIS. KAZINFORM - Two men close to the ultra-right were indicted for «terrorist criminal conspiracy» and placed in pre-trial detention, as part of the investigation of a bombing project against French President Emmanuel Macron, reported Franceinfo, a French domestic rolling news channel, on Saturday.
PM makes working visit to N Kazakhstan region NORTH KAZAKHSTAN REGION. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan Prime Minister Askar Mamin has visited North Kazakhstan region in the framework of the implementation of the State Program on Innovative and Industrial Development (SPIID) «Economics of simple things» initiated by the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan-Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev, as well as the instructions of the Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev on social and economic development of the region , Kazinform reports with the reference to the press service of the Prime Minister.
Almaty hosts first regional SDG Summit ALMATY. KAZINFORM - On November 15-16, 2019, the First Regional Summit on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) on the theme «Mobilization of financial resources for the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals» is being held in Almaty, Kazinform refers to MFA.
EIB to end financing for fossil fuel energy projects from late 2021 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The board of the European Investment Bank (EIB) has agreed a new energy lending policy and confirmed the EIB’s increased ambition in climate action and environmental sustainability, Trend reports with reference to the organization.
Central Asian FMs meet in Tashkent TASHKENT. KAZINFORM - The Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan discussed the preparations for the upcoming second Consultative Meeting of the Heads of Central Asian States in Tashkent, Kazinform reports with the reference to the press service of the Foreign Affairs Ministry of Kazakhstan.
PM partakes in foresight session of ADB and Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan Prime Minister Askar Mamin and President of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Takehiko Nakao took part in a foresight session «Development of Kazakhstan's Long-Term Competitiveness», the press service of the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan reports.
Over 5700 hate crimes reported in 2018, OSCE report WARSAW. KAZINFORM – Marking the International Day for Tolerance on 16 November with the publication of its annual hate crime dataset, the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) urges countries to implement hate crime legislation that has existed on their law books for many years.
Dariga Nazarbayeva, Nikol Pashinyan consider expanding export of Kazakhstani products to Armenia YEREVAN. KAZINFORM - In the framework of her official visit to Armenia Dariga Nazarbayeva, chairwoman of the Kazakh Senate, held talks with Nikol Pashinyan, Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia, Kazinform reported Saturday.
Internal Affairs Minister holds talks with Interpol president ALMATY. KAZINFORM - A meeting of the Kazakh Minister of Internal Affairs Yerlan Turgumbayev with the president of the International Criminal Police Organization- Interpol Kim Jong Yan was held at the representative office of the Ministry in Almaty, Kazinform reports referring to the press service of the Ministry.
Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan FMs meet in Tashkent TASHKENT. KAZINFORM - At a meeting of heads of the foreign affairs agencies of the Central Asian countries, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan Mukhtar Tleuberdi held talks with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kyrgyz Republic Chingiz Aidarbekov, according to the press service of the Kazakh Ministry of Foreign Affairs.