Cartoonists from 88 countries participate in Iran's coronavirus festival SHIRAZ. KAZINFORM Vice-Chancellor of Shiraz University of Medical Sciences for Cultural Affairs said on Saturday that artists from 88 countries around the world have taken part in the International Cartoon Contest with 4,200 works.
Most areas in Japan to fully reopen Mon. as new infections fall TOKYO. KAZINFORM Thirty-eight of Japan's 47 prefectures are set to fully reopen their economies on Monday as they seek to strike a balance between rebuilding the economies hit by the coronavirus and implementing measures to prevent a second wave of infections.