MFA: No Kazakhstanis on board of plane which crash at Sheremetyevo Airport NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan informs that according to preliminary data there were no citizens of Kazakhstan on board the Sukhoi Superjet 100 which crashed at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport on Sunday, Kazinform reports.
Opposition leader Cortizo wins Panama presidential elections by close margin PANAMA CITY. KAZINFORM Opposition presidential candidate Laurentino Cortizo on Sunday registered a closely-fought victory in Panama's general election and made an appeal for national unity to carry forward his main campaign promises - anti-corruption fight and economic recovery of the country, EFE reports.
Exhibition timed to Kanysh Satbayev's 120th Birth Anniversary starts in Almaty ALMATY. KAZINFORM - An exhibition dedicated to the 120th Birth Anniversary of Kanysh Satbayev is now open at the Central State Museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan. There are rare photo documents on the scientist's biography and scientific activities, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Germany's Porsche uses China-Europe Railway Express for export to China BERLIN. KAZINFORM - German luxury auto manufacturer Porsche has resorted to rail transport, or China-Europe Railway Express, for its transcontinental logistics since April, German media dpa reported last week, China Daily reports.
Deputy nuclear envoys of S.Korea, Russia to hold talks in Moscow SEOUL. KAZINFORM - Deputy nuclear envoys of South Korea and Russia will meet in Moscow this week for talks on the stalled denuclearization negotiations between the United States and North Korea, Seoul's foreign ministry said Monday, Yonhap reports.
Aliya Moldagulova Monument unveiled in St. Petersburg SAINT PETERSBURG. KAZINFORM - A monument to Hero of the Soviet Union Aliya Moldagulova, a glorious daughter of the Kazakh people, was unveiled in St. Petersburg on the cusp of the 74th Anniversary of the World War II Victory, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Chairman of Telecommunications Committee appointed NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - By the order of the Minister of Digital Development, the Defense and Aerospace Industry of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Vitaliy Yaroshenko has been appointed as Chairman of the Telecommunications Committee, Kazinform cites the press service of the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan.
Head of Committee on Goods and Services Quality Control and Safety named NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - By the order of the Minister of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Lyudmila Byurabekova has been appointed as Chairperson of the Committee on Quality and Safety Control of Goods and Services of the Ministry of Health, the Prime Minister's press service reports.
Nursultan Nazarbayev extends condolences to Vladimir Putin over plane crash NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM First President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has sent a telegram of condolences to Russian President Vladimir Putin on the occasion of the Sunday plane crash in Moscow, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Leader of the Nation.
Kazakh PM condoles with Russia over plane crash NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Askar Mamin has sent a telegram of condolences to his Russian counterpart Chairman of the Russian Government Dmitry Medvedev on the occasion of the tragic plane crash at Sheremetyevo Airport in Moscow, Kazinform has learnt from primeminister.kz.
Kazakh wrestler ranks third in the world NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - United World Wrestling (UWW) has updated its world rankings. Having successfully competed at the Asian Wrestling Championships in Xian, China, Meirzhan Shermakhanbet of Kazakhstan soared to the third place among the Greco-Roman wrestlers, Kazinform cites the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Job fair in London opens new opportunities for Kazakh students LONDON. KAZINFORM Second job fair for Kazakh students in the UK was held at the University College London (UCL) at the initiative of the Embassy of Kazakhstan in the United Kingdom with the assistance of Samruk-Kazyna Sovereign Wealth Fund (Samruk-Kazyna).
Nuclear Discussion Forum at the UN: Representatives of all nuclear-weapon-free zones to meet in Nur-Sultan NEW YORK. KAZINFORM In the margins of the Third session of the NPT Preparatory Committee, the Permanent Mission of Kazakhstan organized at the UN Headquarters the Nuclear Discussion Forum, this time devoted to the actual topic of the interaction of nuclear-weapon-free zones and the application of their practical experience to create new zones in the future.
Kassym-Jomart Tokayev sends telegram of condolences to Vladimir Putin NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has sent a telegram of condolences to President of Russia Vladimir Putin following the tragedy which occurred at the Sheremetyevo Airport, the President's Twitter account reads.
PPP - key source of attracting private investments into infrastructure and social projects, PM NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Public Private Partnership is one of the key sources for attracting investments and factor of intensive economic development, Askar Mamin said noting that this mechanism is widely used in many developed countries, primeminister.kz reports.
Kazakhstan participated in Asian multilateral processes DOHA. KAZINFORM A Kazakh delegation headed by First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mukhtar Tleuberdi, participated in the 16th Ministerial Meeting of Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD), held in Doha, Qatar, the press service of the Kazakh MFA says.
41 people died in plane fire at Sheremetyevo MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Forty-one people died in the Sukhoi Superjet 100 plane crash at Sheremetyevo Airport, Yelena Markovskaya, spokesperson for the Moscow interregional transport investigation department of the Russian Investigative Committee, told reporters, TASS reports.