EAEU removes 16 barriers, obstacles in common market in 2020 MOSCOW. KAZINFORM – The Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) dismantled 16 barriers and restrictions on the common market in 2020, Chairman of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) Mikhail Myasnikovich said as he took part in the plenary session of the international economic forum «CIS – 30 years» on 12 March, BelTA has learned.
Turkish investors may invest into agro-industrial complex project in Kostanay region NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Turkish businessmen of the «Konuklar Bakliyat» company can invest in a project for the processing of agricultural products in the Kostanay region. Investors announced their intentions during a visit to Kazakhstan, organized with the support of the Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Turkey, Kazinform has learnt from KAZAKH INVEST’s press service.
President ratifies Treaty with Republic of Korea on transfer of sentenced persons NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has signed the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On ratification of the Treaty between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Republic of Korea on the transfer of sentenced persons», Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
Kazakhstan amends Treaty with Mongolia on mutual criminal assistance NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has inked the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On ratification of the Protocol on amendments to the Treaty between the Republic of Kazakhstan and Mongolia on mutual civil and criminal assistance as of October 22, 1993», Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
Only 415 had reactions after getting COVID vaccine – Kazakh Health Ministry NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Over 34,000 people have been inoculated with the anti-coronavirus vaccine in Kazakhstan, Deputy Director of the National Public Healthcare Center of the Ministry of Healthcare Ainagul Kuatbayev said Friday, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Senate Speaker meets with UK Ambassador to Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Speaker of the Kazakh Senate Maulen Ashimbayev met with British Ambassador to Kazakhstan Michael Gifford to discuss further strengthening of cooperation between two nations, Kazinform has learnt from the Senate’s press service.
Joe Biden congratulates Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and Kazakhstanis on Nauryz NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - President of the United States of America Joe Biden sent a letter of congratulation to President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev on the occasion of Nauryz holiday, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
Almaty to get more doses of COVID-19 vaccine after holidays ALMATY. KAZINFORM - Elvira Ibragimova, Acting Deputy Infection Control Director at the Central City Clinical Hospital of the Public Health Department of Almaty city, talked about the city’s COVID-19 vaccine delivery plans, Kazinform correspondent reports.
S. Korea to expedite vaccinations under plan to inoculate 12 mln people by H1: PM SEOUL. KAZINFORM South Korea will speed up and expand the scope of its public coronavirus vaccination program next month under a plan to complete inoculations of 12 million people by the first half of 2021, the prime minister said Friday.
China offers vaccines to participants for both Tokyo and Beijing Olympics, Paralympics TOKYO. KAZINFORM International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach said on Thursday that China will provide additional vaccines to participants of both Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games and Beijing Winter Olympics and Paralympic Games.
Studies show CoronaVac efficient against three coronavirus variants BRASILIA. KAZINFORM - CoronaVac, the vaccine developed by Butantan Institute and Chinese pharmaceutical company Sinovac, being applied in Brazil, is efficient against the three variants of the coronavirus circulating in the country: the British B.1.1.7, the South African B.1.351, and Brazil’s B.1.1.28, of which are derived variants P.1, from Manaus state, and P.2, from Rio de Janeiro. The information was announced Wednesday (Mar. 10) by Butantan Director Dimas Covas, Agencia Brasil reports.
First animation school for children with special needs unveiled in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM An educational project for children with special educational needs, a social animation school at the Balapan TV Channel, has kicked off today, March 12, Kazinform reports. It is initiated by the Kazakh Information and Social development Ministry on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of Independence of Kazakhstan.
Achieving safe, orderly, and regular migration in Asia-Pacific BANGKOK. KAZINFORM - Migrants move in search of safer and better lives. They contribute to the welfare and sustainable development of their countries of origin and destination. Yet, they face complex human rights challenges and vulnerabilities that we must address to ensure that no one is left behind.
Number of COVID-19 cases around the world up 1,000 times over year-long pandemic MOSCOW. KAZINFORM When the World Health Organization (WHO) declared a coronavirus pandemic on March 11, 2020, a total of 118,000 cases of the disease had been registered in 114 countries, with 5,000 new ones identified every day. By now, the infection has spread to all countries and continents, including Antarctica.