Experts warn risk of viral spread in confined space high TOKYO. KAZINFORM The first case of a group infection in Japan of the new coronavirus confirmed Wednesday among passengers aboard a cruise liner has highlighted that the risk of it spreading in confined space is high, with health experts cautioning that the danger is greater on ships, buses and trains than on airplanes.
Astana’s Gidich, Martinelli sprint into top 20 of Saudi Tour Stage 2 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Today’s longest stage of the Saudi Tour ended in a bunch sprint, where Yevgeniy Gidich and Davide Martinelli sprinted into the Top 20, while Manuele Boaro moved up five positions in the overall ranking, Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.
4th EU-Kazakhstan High-Level Business Platform focusses on partnership agreement, investment climate NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The EU-Kazakhstan High-Level Platform of dialogue on economic and business matters held its fourth meeting in Nur-Sultan on 5 February, chaired by Kazakhstan Prime Minister Askar Mamin.
Tokayev meets with Thomas Helm of Konrad Adenauer Foundation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, President of Kazakhstan, received Thomas Helm, Director of the Representative Office of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation in Kazakhstan on Wednesday, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda’s press service.
Saudi Tour Stage 1. Manuele Boaro battles through crosswinds in desert of Saudi Arabia NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The first day of the Saudi Tour was earmarked by crosswinds but Manuele Boaro and his teammates battled through the desert of Saudi Arabia and closed the gap to a late breakaway on the line, with Boaro taking 18th place, the press service of Astana Pro Team informs.
Tourism dept recommends tour operators restricting travel to 27 countries due to coronavirus ALMATY. KAZINFORM – Almaty city tourism department has recommended tour operators to suspend activities in organizing tours to the countries which confirmed coronavirus cases, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Fog, ice slick and ground blizzard forecast in Kazakhstan Feb 5 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The major part of the republic will be under the impact of the North-Western cyclone, which will bring precipitation to almost all regions. Southern and southwestern regions only will see precipitation today. Fog and ice slick, ground blizzard and gusting wind are forecast in some areas, Kazhydromet says.