Republican Commission for Training Personnel Abroad held regular meeting in Akorda NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM A regular meeting of the Republican Commission for Training Personnel Abroad was held today in Akorda under the chairmanship of Secretary of State Krymbek Kusherbayev, Akorda press service informs.
Astana Pro Team extends Artyom Zakharov NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kazakh rider Artyom Zakharov will continue representing the Astana colors in the upcoming season of 2020. The appropriate agreement between the team and the rider has been signed recently, Kazinform learnt from Astana Pro Team press service.
Kassym-Jomart Tokayev suggests opening UN SDGs Centre in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Today, at the meeting with the foreign diplomatic corps in Nur-Sultan, Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev initiated to open the Centre for the UN Sustainable Development Goals in Kazakhstan, Kazinform correspondent reports.
IAEA to evaluate Uzbekistan’s plans for construction of NPP BAKU. KAZINFORM In 2020, inspectors of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) will evaluate plans for the construction of nuclear power plants (NPP) in Uzbekistan, as announced by the acting Director General of the IAEA, Cornel Feruta, speaking at a meeting of the Governing Council in Vienna, Trend reports citing UN News Service.
Senate Speaker: Kazakhstan keen on developing dynamic and multilateral cooperation with Tatarstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Chairperson of the Senate of the Kazakh Parliament Dariga Nazarbayeva has met with Chairman of the State Council of the Republic of Tatarstan Farid Mukhametshin, Kazinform reports.
Tokayev signs amendments to Agrt on Coop and Mutual Assistance in Customs Affairs NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has signed the Law «On ratification of the Protocol of amendments to the Agreement on Cooperation and Mutual Assistance in Customs Affairs dated April 15, 1994,» Kazinform learnt from Akorda press
President Tokayev: Meeting with diplomatic corps representatives became a good tradition NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The meeting with the heads of foreign diplomatic missions has become a good tradition for further strengthening of the bilateral and multilateral cooperation. Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said it today at the meeting with foreign ambassadors in Nur-Sultan.
Canada’s biggest rail strike in a decade hits exports, sparks layoffs OTTAWA/MONTREAL. KAZINFORM - A strike at Canadian National Railway Co, the country's largest railroad, entered a seventh day on Monday, sending further shocks through the economy with grain shipments scuttled and layoffs planned at fertilizer producers and an auto shipment terminal, China Daily reports.
Kazakh President meets with heads of foreign diplomatic missions NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, has met with heads of foreign diplomatic missions accredited in our country, press secretary of the Head of State Berik Uali’s Facebook account informs.
WADA confirms Russia faces four-year suspension from major sporting events MOSCOW, November 26. /TASS/. The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) confirmed that its Compliance Review Committee (CRC) recommended the organization’s Executive Committee (ExCo) to bar Russia from taking part in international competitions for a four-year period, TASS reported citing the WADA press service.
Conference to mark Day of First President of Kazakhstan held in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - A scientific and practical conference dedicated to the Day of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan was held at the Gumilyov Eurasian National University, the Kazinform correspondent reports.
3000 families to receive keys to new apartments on Independence Day NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Three thousand young families will receive keys to new apartments on the eve of Independence Day, this was announced by Shakhmardan Baimanov, a deputy chairman of the Committee on Youth and Family under the Information and Social Development Ministry.
EBRD, EU support dairy farmers in Tajikistan DUSHANBE. KAZINFORM - Saida Rajabova has been a local farmer for almost two decades. Surrounded by Tajikistan's steep hills and mountains, she lives in the rural town of Shahrinav, where she has built up a small dairy farm with five cows, ebrd.com reports.
PM sets task to bring availability of internet public services to 90% NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - At a government session chaired by Prime Minister Askar Mamin, issues of developing e-government and increasing digital literacy of the population were considered, Kazinform has learnt from the prime minister’s press service.
Police in Georgia use water cannon to disperse protesters outside parliament TBILISI. KAZINFORM - Riot police used water cannon to disperse protesters near Georgia’s parliament on Tuesday and detained several activists, hours after thousands rallied in the capital demanding electoral system reform, Trend reports.
N.K. firing drills may signal Pyongyang no longer respects military pact: former USFK chief SEOUL. KAZINFORM - North Korea's recent artillery firing drills from an inter-Korean border island in the Yellow Sea may signal that Pyongyang no longer respects the inter-Korean military agreement, a former U.S. Forces Korea commander said, Yonhap reports.
Yorkshire ready to develop business ties with Kazakhstan LEEDS. KAZINFORM - Establishing and developing partnerships between Yorkshire and Kazakhstan was the main topic of the agenda during the Leeds visit of the Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the United Kingdom Erlan Idrissov. The Kazakh diplomat met with the Lord Mayor of Leeds Councillor Eileen Taylor, the county’s business executives and public figures, as well as Kazakh students studying in Yorkshire, Kazinform has learnt from the Kazakh Embassy in London.