UNESCO to mark 1300th Anniversary of Tonyukuk inscription NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - According to the decision of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), 2020 will be dedicated to the Tonyukuk inscription, Kazinform correspondent cites Darkhan Kydyrali, President of the International Turkic Academy.
International Green Technologies and Investment Projects Center boosting coop with UNECE, UNEP GENEVA. KAZINFORM Rapil Zhoshybayev, Head of the International Green Technologies and Investment Projects Center (IGTIC) held bilateral meetings with Olga Algayerova, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), and Bruno Pozzi, Director of the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) Regional Office for Europe, MFA press service informs.
SCO important to world peace, development: Chinese official BISHKEK. KAZINFORM The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) has made important contributions to promoting world peace and development as well as safeguarding international fairness and justice, a senior Chinese official said here on Monday, China Daily reports.
Kazakhstan stands for full and rigorous implementation of NPT NEW YORK. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan, as an active supporter of nuclear disarmament and strengthening the nuclear non-proliferation regime, firmly supports the strict and complete compliance by all parties of the provisions of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT). This was announced by head of the delegation of Kazakhstan, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Yerzhan Ashikbayev at the opening of the Third Preparatory Session for the 2020 NPT Review Conference, the press service of the Kazakh MFA informs.
Spartacus to be presented at Astana Opera NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM -On May 7, Defender of the Fatherland Day, Aram Khachaturian's heroic ballet Spartacus staged by the legendary choreographer Yury Grigorovich will be presented at the Astana Opera Grand Hall. The Astana Opera's famous Principal Dancer, the Honoured Worker of Kazakhstan Aigerim Beketayeva, makes her debut as Spartacus' beloved Phrygia, the opera house's press office informs.
Head of State visits battery factory in Taldykorgan TALDYKORGAN. KAZINFORM - Making a working visit to Almaty region, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev inspected Kainar AKB LLP. At the factory, the Head of State familiarized himself with the battery assembling process and examined saw samples of products manufactured, Kazinform cites the press service of Akorda.
Kazakhstan’s deputy ministers of labor and social protection appointed NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - By the Resolution of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Yerzhan Zhilkibayev and Akmadi Sarbassov have been appointed as First Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Protection of the Population and Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Protection of the Population, respectively, Kazinform cites the Prime Minister's press service.
PM, Chevron reps discuss oil&gas machine building development in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Askar Mamin, Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan, received Todd Levy, President of Europe, Eurasia and Middle East Exploration & Production Company at Chevron Corporation, Kazinform learned from primeminister.kz.
KASE day session: USDKZT_TOM = 381.08 ALMATY. KAZINFORM The afternoon foreign currencies trading session ended on Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE). For USDKZT_TOM this session is an additional one. Trading in the instruments RUBKZT_TOD, RUBDKZT_0_001 and RUBKZT_0_002 was not held on KASE today due to the holidays on May 1 to 5 in the Russian Federation. 19 banks traded in the session.
Hungary records 1st win at Ice Hockey World Championship in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Hungary national team secured the first victory at the 2019 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship much to the joy of numerous and dedicated fans, who came to Nur-Sultan for the tournament, SPORTINFORM reports.
Boxing champion Serik Sapiyev spearheads Kazakhstan's dream to host Summer Olympics NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - It was a blessing in disguise for Kazakhstan when it lost the 2022 Winter Olympics bid to Beijing. Today, the people of Kazakhstan are not only happy to have saved precious money but the two-vote loss has rekindled the country's hopes of hosting the more popular Summer Olympics in future, Kazinform has learnt from AIPS.
KASE morning session: USDKZT_TОМ = 380.78 (-0.30) ALMATY. KAZINFORM - The morning foreign currencies trading session ended on Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE). No trading in the instruments RUBKZT_TOD, CNYKZT_TOD, CNYKZT_0_001 and CNYKZT_0_002 was held on KASE today due to the holidays on May 1 to 4 in the People's Repubic of China and on May 1 to 5 in the Russian Federation. 17 banks traded in the session.
To grow up healthy, children need to sit less and play more GENEVA. KAZINFORM Children under five must spend less time sitting watching screens, or restrained in prams and seats, get better quality sleep and have more time for active play if they are to grow up healthy, according to new guidelines issued by the World Health Organization (WHO).
Kazakhstan stands for full and rigorous implementation of the NPT: 25 years of efforts and cooperation towards achieving a nuclear-free world NEW YORK. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan, as an active supporter of nuclear disarmament and strengthening the nuclear non-proliferation regime, firmly supports the strict and complete compliance by all parties of the provisions of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT).