Passengers arriving from Japan, Italy, Iran, South Korea will be quarantined, Health Ministry NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – People arriving from the countries of the first category for coronavirus will be placed in home quarantine, this has been stated by the chief state sanitary doctor of Kazakhstan Zhandarbek Bekshin.
President reported on measures to prevent coronavirus spread in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev received Minister of Healthcare Yelzhan Birtanov to hear a report on the current activities of the ministry and development of domestic medicine, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda’s press service.
15 countries tighten travel restrictions on S. Korea as new coronavirus cases spike SEOUL. KAZINFORM At least half a dozen countries have banned the entry of visitors travelling from South Korea, with nine others tightening travel restrictions for the Asian nation, after Seoul reported a sudden spike in new coronavirus infections last week.
No coronavirus cases registered in Kazakhstan – Healthcare Ministry NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – No cases of coronavirus have been registered in Kazakhstan so far, Zhandarbek Bekshin, Chairman of the Public Health Protection Committee of the Ministry of Healthcare, told a press briefing Monday, Kazinform reports.
New study finds biomarker for Parkinson's may originate in gut LOS ANGELES. KAZINFORM A new research in mice at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) shows that a telltale symptom of Parkinson's disease (PD) may originate in the gut and travel to the brain, according to a latest Caltech release.
President visits National Scientific Cardiac Surgery Center NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kassym-Jomart Tokayev visited the National Scientific Cardiac Surgery Center, where he got acquainted with the activities of the multi-disciplinary centre and inspected the medical departments and laboratories, Akorda press service informs.
2 women, 2 kids from Kazakhstan stranded on Diamond Princess cruise ship NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Two women and two children (aged 8 and 12) from Kazakhstan are onboard of the coronavirus-stricken cruise ship Diamond Princess in Japan, Aibek Smadiyarov, Spokesperson of the Foreign Affairs Ministry of Kazakhstan, confirmed Monday.
China reports 2,048 more coronavirus cases, 105 deaths BEIJING. KAZINFORM The new coronavirus outbreak in China has infected an additional 2,048 people and killed 105 more people on the mainland, the country's health authorities said Monday, a day after worst-hit Hubei Province rolled out stricter restrictions to contain the outbreak.
Number of infections on virus-hit ship in Japan up 70 to 355: gov't TOKYO. KAZINFORM The number of new coronavirus infections among passengers and crew of the Diamond Princess cruise ship quarantined near Tokyo has risen by 70 to 355, the government said Sunday, while more domestic cases were also reported and experts warned the situation could worsen.
Japan confirms 1st coronavirus death as more infections reported TOKYO. KAZINFORM A Japanese woman in her 80s infected with the new coronavirus died Thursday, becoming the country's first confirmed fatality, the health minister said, as more cases of infection were reported besides hundreds on a quarantined cruise ship near Tokyo.