Extraordinary Conference of Turkic Council FMs held in Baku BAKU. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan’s delegation headed by Minister of Foreign Affairs Mukhtar Tleuberdi participated in the Extraordinary Meeting of Foreign Ministers of the Cooperation Council of the Turkic Speaking States (CCTS), Kazinform reports.
Kazakhstan's Development Bank seeks to expand its RES projects portfolio BAKU. KAZINFORM Being one of the key stakeholders in support of renewable energy (RES) projects, the Development Bank of Kazakhstan (DBK) seeks to expand the portfolio of RES projects and is ready to co-finance the creation of green capacity of Kazakhstan’s electricity industry.
Scientists complete most comprehensive analysis of whole cancer genomes LONDON. KAZINFORM By completing the most comprehensive study of whole cancer genomes to date, an international team of scientists has garnered deeper understanding of cancer, paving the way for more effective treatment, the Wellcome Sanger Institute said on Wednesday.
Coronavirus: Kazakhstan, Russia agree to remain in touch NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Today a telephone conversation was held between the Minister of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Yelzhan Birtanov, and the Minister of Health of the Russian Federation, Mikhail Murashko, Kazinform reports referring to the official website of the Kazakh Ministry of Health.
Soyuz spacecraft to land in Kazakhstan KOROLYOV. KAZINFORM - The Soyuz MS-13 spacecraft carrying Russian cosmonaut Alexander Skvortsov, NASA astronaut Christina Koch and European Space Agency astronaut Luca Parmitano has undocked from the International Space Station (ISS), the Russian Mission Control Center said in a statement.
Ambassador of Kazakhstan presented his credentials to President of Estonia TALLINN. KAZINFORM - On February 5, 2020, Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the Republic of Estonia Nurlan Seitimov presented his credentials to the President of the Republic of Estonia Kersti Kaljulaid at the Presidential Palace Kadriorg, Kazinform refers to the press service of the Kazakh Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Majilis Speaker, Ambassador of Greece hold talks NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Today, the Majilis has held talks with the participation of Nurlan Nigmatulin, Chairman of the Chamber, and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Greek Republic to Kazakhstan Adam Georgios Adamidis, Kazinform reports referring to the press service of the lower house of the Parliament.
Dubai Airport busiest for international traffic for 6th year running DUBAI. KAZINFORM Dubai International, DXB, has retained its position as the world’s number one hub for international passengers for the sixth consecutive year with annual traffic for 2019 reaching 86.4 million – 6 million more than the nearest rival London Heathrow.
Center for Analysis and Monitoring of Social and Economic Reforms established in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - A Center for Analysis and Monitoring of Social and Economic Reforms has been established under the Presidential Administration, Kazinform has learnt from a Facebook account of Berik Uali, press secretary of the Head of State.
Kazakhstan, India strengthen defense cooperation LUCKNOW. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan delegation of defense enterprises, led by vice Minister of Industry and Infrastructure Development Talgat Zhanzhumenov, is partaking in the 11th International Exhibition of Land and Naval Arms in Lucknow (India) «Defense Expo 2020», Kazinform reported with the reference to the press service of the Ministry.
US$675 million needed for new coronavirus preparedness and response global plan GENEVA. KAZINFORM To fight further spread of the new coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak in China and globally, and protect states with weaker health systems, the international community has launched a US$675 million preparedness and response plan covering the months of February through to April 2020.
Trump acquitted in near party line Senate vote on impeachment charges WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM - President Donald Trump was acquitted on Wednesday in a vote by the Republican-controlled Senate on the two impeachment charges filed against him by the House of Representatives for abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.