UNICEF discussing Aral Sea issue in Ashgabat ASHGABAT. KAZINFORM The round table discussions were held in Ashgabat to discuss the impact of the Aral Sea crisis and environmental degradation on the healthcare and nutrition of mothers and children, Trend reports referring to the Turkmen Foreign Ministry.
Party's mission is to ensure political stability, says Aidos Ukibay NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – An extended session of the Political Council of the Nur Otan Party chaired by Nursultan Nazarbayev was held today. The First President of Kazakhstan clarified the milestones for the further «reset» of the Nur Otan Party, said Aidos Ukibay, Spokesman of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan – Elbasy (Leader of the Nation), Kazinform reports.
Bullet train ran with open door at 280 kph, none injured TOKYO. KAZINFORM A bullet train running at a speed of 280 kilometers per hour had a door open during its journey from Sendai in northeastern Japan to Tokyo on Wednesday, but no passengers were injured, its operator East Japan Railway Co. said, KYODO reports.
Kassym-Jomart Tokayev meets foreign ministers of CA countries NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has met today with foreign ministers of the Central Asian countries – Chingiz Aidarbekov (Kyrgyzstan), Sirodjidin Mukhriddin (Tajikistan), Raşit Meredow (Turkmenistan) and Abdulaziz Kamilov (Uzbekistan), Kazinform reports citing the Akorda press service.
New head of Forestry and Wildlife Committee appointed NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Askhat Kainarbekov was appointed as Chairman of the Forestry and Wildlife Committee of the Ministry of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kazinform has learned from the press service of the ministry.
Chilean Foreign Ministry delegation to visit Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM As part of commemoration of the 26th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Kazakhstan and Chile, Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Brazil and concurrently to Chile Kairat Sarzhanov paid a working visit to Santiago, where he met with Acting Secretary General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Chile, Ambassador Andres Barbé González and Director of the Chilean MFA Department for Asia-Pacific Cooperation, Ambassador Claudio Rojas, the press service of the Kazakh MFA informs.
Search for Kazakh climbers trapped in Tien Shan halted for bad weather NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Heavy snowfall made it impossible to search for the Kazakh climbers trapped in snowdrift in the Tien Shan Mountains, Official Spokesperson of the MIA Emergencies Committee Nursultan Nurakhmetov says, Kazinform reports.
Kazakhstan’s Khaibullin bags bronze at Climbing World Championships NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Competing in the men's combined final at the IFSC Climbing World Championships in Hachioji, Japan, Kazakhstan’s Rishat Khaibullin won a bronze medal, Kazinform cites the press service of the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Kazakh President, U.S. Under Secretary of State meet NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has met today with the U.S. Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs David Maclain Hale, who arrived in the Kazakh capital for the C5+1 meeting, Kazinform reports citing Akorda press service.
Kazakh athletes reach final at ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships of the current Olympic cycle started today in Szeged, Hungary. Kazakh canoeists Timur Khaidarov and Merey Medetov made a good race, Kazinform has learned from the National Olympic Committee of Kazakhstan.
Altair Akhmetov gains promotion to Presidential Administration NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has appointed the Head of the Public Administration Department of the Presidential Administration, Kazinform reports referring to the press service of Akorda.
Kazakh-Uzbek coop notable for constructive approach, mutual understanding – Ambassador Darkhan Satybaldy TASHKENT. KAZINFORM Uzbekistan is a strategic partner of Kazakhstan in the Central Asian region. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Kazakhstan to Uzbekistan Darkhan Satybaldy said it addressing the participants of Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan: Horizons of Cooperation roundtable meeting in Tashkent, Kazinform reports.
SCO heads of government to meet in Tashkent MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Heads of government of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization member states will hold a meeting in Tashkent on October 31-November 1, Deputy Foreign Minister of Russia Igor Morgulov said it at a meeting of the SCO National Coordinators Council in Moscow, Kazinform learnt from TASS.
Preparations for National Council’s 1st meeting are underway – Yerlan Karin NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The first session of the National Public Confidence Council with the participation of President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev will take place approximately on September 6, 2019, Advisor to President and Secretary of the Council Yerlan Karin said.
Rains and gusting wind to hit Kazakhstan in 2 days coming NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM A cold atmospheric front which has brought rains and air temperature decrease to the northern regions of the country keeps moving to the south. This, in turn, will cause heavy rainfall and thunderstorms as well as windsquall and hail in two days coming.
Pension Fund denies rumors of purchasing Kazakhstan Temir Zholy bonds at 40bn tenge ALMATY. KAZINFORM The National Bank of Kazakhstan – the asset manager of the Unified Accumulative Pension Fund and other funds – did not purchase the bonds of Kazakhstan Temir Zholy National Company, Kazinform reports.
Darkhan Kydyrali and Daulet Kairbek join Nur Otan Political Council Bureau NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM At today’s extended session of the Nur Otan Political Council First President of Kazakhstan-Leader of the Nation Nursultan Nazarbayev suggested altering the composition of the Bureau of the Political Council.
Nazarbayev suggests holding Government meeting on Nur Otan issues NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The First President of Kazakhstan-Leader of the Nation, Nursultan Nazarbayev, proposed to hold the Government with participation of the Nur Otan Party faction at the Majilis, to debate the rest of the issues and to make a report on the work done with a focus on the open issues.
Nazarbayev reveals agenda of extended session Nur Otan Party’s Political Council NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – First President of Kazakhstan-Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev revealed the agenda of the extended session of the Political Council of the Nur Otan Party which is underway in the Kazakh capital, Kazinform reports.
Missing climbers: Bad weather delays search operations ALMATY. KAZINFORM As earlier reported, a group of Kazakh climbers, namely, Murat Otepbayev, Andrei Korneyev and Alexander Checulin, who, unfortunately, died of pulmonary edema, got stuck in the snowdrift atop of Pobeda Peak in Kyrgyzstan. The Kazakh Defense Ministry launched the rescue operation to find the trapped climbers.