Twenty foreign armies invited to take part in Russia’s Victory Day Parade MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Russia has invited service members from 20 foreign armies to take part in the military parade in Moscow’s Red Square to mark the 75th anniversary of the Soviet Union’s victory over Nazi Germany in the 1941-1945 Great Patriotic War, Defense Minister Army General Sergei Shoigu said on Monday, TASS reports.
#175Abai: Astana Opera soloists performed in Balkans SARAJEVO. KAZINFORM Soloists of Astana Opera performed at the Sarajevo Winter Festival in the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina on February 7-8. Their performance was dedicated to the 175th anniversary of outstanding Kazakh poet and philosopher Abai, Kazinform reports citing the press service of the Kazakh Embassy in Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro.
La Scala di Seta goes to Karaganda NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Astana Opera is going on tour to Karaganda. On February 16, the capital’s opera company will present to the listeners the effervescent operatic farsa comica La Scala di Seta by outstanding composer Gioachino Rossini at the Seifullin Karaganda Regional Kazakh Drama Theatre, Astana Opera press service informs.
Caspian-related regional seminar to be held in Avaza ASHGABAT. KAZINFORM The International Ocean Institute (IOI) will hold a regional workshop on Caspian Sea - Sustainable Development and Management in the Caspian Avaza (tourist zone in Turkmenistan) from March 9-20, 2020, Trend reports referring to the Turkmen government.
Kazakh MP: Azerbaijan holds parliamentary elections in accordance with int’l standards BAKU. KAZINFORM - Parliamentary elections in Azerbaijan were held in accordance with international standards in Azerbaijan, Shaimardan Nurumov, member of the Committee for Economic Reform and Regional Development of the Mazhilis of the Kazakh parliament, said.
Kazakhstan to fly more nationals out of China NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Pursuant to the Kazakh President’s task to take measures to protect Kazakhstani nationals from coronavirus the Government of Kazakhstan plans to evacuate Kazakhstanis staying in China and willing to return home, the Kazakh MFA’s press service reports.
Volta a la comunitat Valenciana. Stage 5. Ion Zagirre is 7th in final classification NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana has ended today in Valencia. Two riders of Astana Pro Team finished this race in the Top-10 of the general classification: Ion Izagirre took 7th place, while Oscar Rodriguez did 9th, Kazinform refers to Astana Pro Team.
Kazakhstani Gorodko sweeps 2 medals at Freestyle Skiing FIS Europa Cup STOCKHOLM. KAZINFORM Kazakhstani Anastassiya Gorodko won the gold medal in the Ladies’ Dual Mogul at the Freestyle Skiing FIS Europa Cup 2020 which came to an end in Åre, Sweden, the National Olympic Committee’s press service reports.
China reports 3,062 new confirmed cases of novel coronavirus infection, 97 new deaths BEIJING. KAZINFORM Chinese health authorities said Monday it received reports of 3,062 new confirmed cases of novel coronavirus infection and 97 deaths on Sunday from 31 provincial-level regions and the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps.