Wildfires strike Russia’s Zabaykalsky National Park, two Siberian nature reserves MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Firefighters are combatting intense blazes in the Zabaykalsky National Park as well as in the Barguzinsky and Dzherginsky Nature Reserves in Russia’s Buryatia Region, the local forestry department reported on its website on Friday, TASS reported.
EAEU, Singapore may sign free trade agreement on 1 October CHOLPON-ATA. KAZINFORM A free trade agreement between Singapore and the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) may be signed during a session of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council in Yerevan on 1 October, Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said as he took part in a meeting of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council on 9 August, BelTA has learned.
Nurlan Nigmatulin meets U.S. congressmen Devin Nunes and Rick Crawford NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Chairman of the Majilis of the Parliament of Kazakhstan Nurlan Nigmatulin has met with the members of the US Congress House of Representatives Devin Nunes and Rick Crawford, Kazinform reports citing the press service of the Majilis.
Kazakhstan signed UN Convention on Mediation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM More than 1,500 delegates from 70 countries attended the signing ceremony of the UN Convention on Mediation, which took place on August 7, 2019 in Singapore. On behalf of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the document was signed by Marat Beketayev, Minister of Justice of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the press service of the Kazakh Embassy in Singapore informs.
AIFC, EEC sign Joint Action Plan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The use of the AIFC opportunities to expand and develop cooperation between the EAEU members was discussed today, within the framework of the meeting of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council with the participation of the Prime Ministers of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), AIFC press service informs.
2019 Army Games: Kazakhstan advanced into Tank Biathlon 1/2 final MOSCOW REGION. KAZINFORM The first stage of the Tank Biathlon competition of the 5th International Army Games came to an end at the Alabino military range in Moscow region. Kazakhstan made it to the semifinal in the team event, the press service of the Defense Ministry informs.
S. Korean, U.S. defense chiefs vow to support diplomacy for N. K. denuclearization SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korean Defense Minister Jeong Kyeong-doo and U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper agreed Friday to work together to support diplomatic efforts to denuclearize North Korea despite Pyongyang's saber-rattling amid stalled nuclear talks, Yonhap reports.
EAEU digitalization will improve member states' international ratings — official CHOLPON-ATA. KAZINFORM The implementation of the digital agenda will allow member countries of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) to improve their positions in the Global Cybersecurity Index, First Deputy Chief of the Russian Government Staff Sergey Prikhodko said.
S. Korean President replaces 8 minister-level officials, names new ambassador to U.S. SEOUL. KAZINFORM - President Moon Jae-in carried out his first Cabinet shake-up in five months Friday amid a host of troubles in state affairs from North Korea's resumed rocket launches and a trade fight with Japan, Yonhap reports.
Nice weather in store for most regions of Kazakhstan on Friday NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Weather without precipitation is forecast for most regions of Kazakhstan. Only the north, east, southeast, and center of the country will see occasional showers with thunderstorms, Kazinform has learnt from Kazhydromet.