COVID-19 cases hit new high for 3rd day ahead of semi-lockdown in greater Seoul SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea on Saturday posted the highest-ever daily COVID-19 cases for the third straight day, as the country is set to impose the highest level of virus curbs on the greater Seoul area next week, Yonhap reports.
UN chief calls for action from G20 on vaccine equity, debt relief, climate finance UNITED NATIONS. KAZINFORM - UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday asked the Group of 20 (G20) largest economies to address COVID-19 vaccine gap, provide debt relief to developing economies, and finance climate action, Xinhua reports.
Kazakhstan to commission homegrown COVID-19 vaccine manufacturing plant in September NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – A plant to produce the Kazakh QazVac vaccine against COVID-19 is set to be commissioned in the country in the beginning of September, Deputy PM Yeraly Tugzhanov said, Kazinform correspondent report.
Kazakh President instructs to ensure Kazakhstanis’ access to Pfizer vaccine NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – During an expanded session of the Government President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev noted that Kazakhstan unlike most countries has access to a number of vaccines against COVID-19, including the homegrown vaccine QazVac, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakh President stresses the importance of increasing economic growth in 2nd half-year NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev stated the importance of increasing the economic growth in the second half-year of 2021 while addressing an expanded session of the Government, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Squall, hail, rain in store for Kazakhstan on July 10 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Due to a southern cyclone the greater part of the country is to see the unstable weather conditions bringing thunderstorms. The country’s north, northwest, and center are to brace for heavy rain. Only the far north is to enjoy the weather with no precipitation, Kazinform reports.