Kazakh Permanent Rep Umarov presents credentials to OSCE AGS Tuula Yrjölä VIENNA. KAZINFORM – Permanent Representative of Kazakhstan to the International Organizations in Vienna Kairat Umarov handed over the credentials to Acting General Secretary of the OSCE, Director of the Conflict Prevention Center Tuula Yrjölä, Kazinform cites the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan.
New appointment announced at Kazakh Agency for Strategic Planning and Reforms NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Nurbolat Aidapkelov has been appointed as the head of the National Statistics Bureau of the Agency for Strategic Planning and Reforms of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
Healthcare and social services investments touch record high of KZT149.3bn in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The amount of investments into the fixed capital in healthcare and social services sphere hit a record KZT149.3bn in January-September of 2020, 87.7% up from the last year’s figure, Kazinform cites finprom.kz.
Chinese mainland reports 42 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 22 in Xinjiang BEIJING. KAZINFORM - Chinese health authority said Wednesday that it received reports of 42 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on the Chinese mainland Tuesday, including 22 that were domestically transmitted and 20 imported, Xinhua reports.
New virus cases bounce back to triple digits in S.Korea again SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases again spiked to over 100 on Wednesday after a brief drop the previous day, as cluster infections in the greater Seoul area continued to further strain the country's antivirus fight, Yonhap reports.