Works by Abai Kunanbayev performed in Serbia HABERLER. KAZINFORM The tour of Opera Stars of the Turkic World dedicated to the 175th anniversary of the birthday of the Kazak poet Abai Kunanbayev and organized in cooperation of TURKSOY with the Yunus Emre Institute ended with a final concert in Belgrade. The concert held within the framework of the Year of Abai Kunanbayev 2020 declared by TURKSOY took place on February 10th, 2020 in Belgrade, the capital of Serbia, TURKSOY informs on its website.
Arkhimed Mukhambetov reports to President on Kostanay region's socio-economic development NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev heard a report of Kostanay region’s Governor Arkhimed Mukhambetov on socio-economic development of the region and the course of fulfillment of the President’s instructions, Kazinform reports citing the Akorda press service.
Kazakhstan, Israel discuss cooperation expansion NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM In order to expand the Kazakh-Israeli cooperation in the economic sphere, Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Israel Satybaldy Burshakov held several meetings with representatives of local leading companies, the press service of the Kazakh MFA informs.
EEC, World Bank agree on new approaches to cooperation BISHKEK. KAZINFORM Headquarters of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) in Moscow, Russia hosted on Tuesday meeting of Chairman of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) Board Mikhail Myasnikovich and World Bank’s (WB) Vice-President for Europe and Central Asia Cyril Muller, KABAR reports.
Kazakh, S Korean foreign ministries held political consultations in Seoul SEOUL. KAZINFORM A delegation of Kazakhstan headed by First Vice Foreign Minister Shakhrat Nuryshev took part in the 10th round of the Political Consultations held between the foreign ministries of the Republic of Kazakhstan and South Korea in Seoul.
Virus cases top 200 in Japan as 40 more found infected on cruise ship TOKYO. KAZINFORM The number of new coronavirus infections has topped 200 in Japan after another 40 people including a quarantine officer on a cruise ship docked at Yokohama near Tokyo have tested positive, the health ministry said Wednesday.
Kazakhstan to channel KZT 170 mln for social volunteer projects NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM «Kazakhstan will allocate KZT 170 mln for social volunteer projects,» Kazakh Information and Social Development Minister Dauren Abayev said at today's solemn ceremony of launching the Birgemiz front office in Nur-Sultan.
Postage stamps honoring Abai and Al Farabi released in Switzerland BERN. KAZINFORM The Kazakh Embassy in Switzerland initiated the issuing of the commemorative postage stamps to celebrate 175th anniversary of the great Kazakh poet and thinker, Abai, and 1150th anniversary of the birth of Abu Nasr Farabi (Al-Farabi), Turkic scholar and philosopher.
Death toll from coronavirus in China's Hubei province climbs to 1,068 — commission BEIJING. KAZINFORM The number of confirmed cases of the new coronavirus 2019-nCoV in China's Hubei province has surpassed 33,300, and the death toll has climbed to 1,068, while 2,639 people have recovered after contracting the virus, the regional health commission said on Wednesday.
Raging coronavirus from China named COVID-19 by WHO TOKYO. KAZINFORM The head of the World Health Organization said Tuesday that it has named the new coronavirus raging in China and elsewhere COVID-19, a word coined from an abbreviation of the virus name and the year of the first reported infection.