UNESCO to decide on creating Mendeleev prize in November PARIS. KAZINFORM The UNESCO Executive Board will submit a proposal to the UNESCO General Conference due in November to establish a prize in the area of fundamental research to commemorate renowned Russian scientist Dmitri Mendeleev, a source in the UNESCO Secretariat told TASS on Tuesday.
Int'l Oil&Gas exhibition and conference kicks off in Ashgabat ASHGABAT. KAZINFORM A two-day international exhibition and conference «Oil and Gas of Turkmenistan 2019» kicked off in Ashgabat on Oct.22, Trend reports referring to the organizers - the Turkmen Oil State Concern and the Turkmen Forum company.
CIS to finalize draft strategy on cooperation in tourism MINSK. KAZINFORM A team of experts to finalize and harmonize the draft strategy on cooperation in tourism between the CIS member states for 2021-2030 will gather in Minsk for a meeting on 23-24 October, BelTA learned from the CIS Executive Committee.
Kazakh President congratulates Abdizhamil Nurpeissov on his jubilee NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev sent a telegram of congratulations to people’s artist of Kazakhstan, laureate of the State Prize Abdizhamil Nurpeissov on his 95th anniversary, the Akorda press service reports.
People’s trust in President Tokayev reaches 74.9% NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Eurasian Integration Institute conducted a population survey in order to identify level of public trust in the Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, the Center for Sociological Research of the Institute of Eurasian Integration reports.
Japan's Emperor Naruhito to announce enthronement in ancient-style ceremony TOKYO - Japanese Emperor Naruhito will proclaim Tuesday his enthronement before roughly 2,000 guests from home and more than 190 countries in a major ancient-style ceremony at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, which will be marked by solemnity and tradition, Kazinform has learnt from Keyodo News.