Moon urges N. Korea, other parties to seize rare dialogue opportunity SEOUL. KAZINFORM President Moon Jae-in called on North Korea and the United States on Monday to seize the current chance to achieve denuclearization and lasting peace, as Seoul and Washington are wrapping up their combined military drills, Yonhap reports.
Trade disputes prevention on agenda of Eurasian Week in Bishkek MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Overproduction and prevention of trade disputes in the markets of the Asia-Pacific region and the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) will be on the agenda of the 4th International Exhibition Forum Eurasian Week 2019 due in the Kyrgyz capital Bishkek on 25-27 September, BelTA learned from the press service of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC).
IS claims responsibility for deadly suicide bombing at wedding hall in Kabul: media KABUL. KAZINFORM The hardliner Islamic State (IS) outfit has claimed responsibility for the deadly suicide bombing at a wedding hall in Kabul on Saturday night that claimed over 60 lives and injured more than 180 others, a local media outlet reported Sunday, Xinhua reports.
Russian tennis player Medvedev wins first ATP Masters title in Cincinnati MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Russian tennis player Daniil Medvedev has defeated Belgian David Goffin in the final of the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati (Ohio, US). The tournament offers around $6.7 million in prize money.
Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and Klaus Mangold debate economic coop issues NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM President of Kazakhstan received the former head of the German Committee on Eastern European Economic Relations, independent director at Baiterek National Managing Holding JSC, Klaus Mangold, the President’s press service reports.
Candidate registration open for Emirati parliamentary elections 2019 until August 22nd ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM - The National Election Committee, NEC, today announced that nine candidate registration centres across the UAE are now accepting applications for Federal National Council, FNC, membership and will continue to do so until August 22, 2019, WAM reports.
Astana’s Alexey Lutsenko wins Arctic Race of Norway 2019 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Kazakh champion Alexey Lutsenko became the overall winner of the 2019 Arctic Race of Norway. The Astana rider finished 3rd at the last stage of the race and this result was enough to bring him the final victory, Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.
Showers with thunderstorms in store for Kazakhstan on Monday NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Occasional showers accompanied by thunderstorms are forecast for most parts of Kazakhstan on Monday. Parts of the country will see gusty wind, dust storm, squall, hail, and patches of fog, Kazinform has learnt from Kazhydromet.