Mexico wants to know even more about Kazakhstan, Dora Isabel González Ayala MEXICO CITY. KAZINFORM Dora Isabel González Ayala, Academic of International Relations, Faculty of Graduate Studies of Acatlán, National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), shares her view on the State-of-the-Nation Address of Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev.
World has to decarbonise, gas is the biggest challenge: ENGIE ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM Energy providers need to adapt to a new decarbonised and digital world to successfully meet the requirements of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, said Dr. Michael Webber, Chief Science and Technology Officer of French energy group ENGIE.
Post-typhoon blackout near Tokyo reaches Day 4 affecting 330,000 homes CHIBA, Japan. KAZINFORM Hundreds of thousands of households near Tokyo entered their fourth day without electricity on Thursday amid sweltering heat and no relief in sight, as a utility struggled to recover power systems damaged by Typhoon Faxai, KYODO reports.
ADB-supported irrigation project to improve Kazakhstan's agricultural productivity NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $249.8 million equivalent loan in local currency (tenge) to the Republican State Enterprise Kazvodkhoz (KVK), a state-owned enterprise dealing with water facilities, to help in the rehabilitation and improvement of irrigation networks serving 171,000 hectares (ha) of land in four provinces in Kazakhstan.
Kazakh biathletes cleared of doping charges NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Anti-Doping Hearing Panel of the International Biathlon Union has announced its decision on the cases of nine Kazakhstani biathletes. All the charges against provisionally suspended athletes were fully dismissed, Kazinform learnt from the National Olympic Committee.
UAE Ambassador visits students at Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed School in Kazakhstan NUR SULTAN. KAZINFORM Dr. Mohammed Ahmed bin Sultan Al Jaber, UAE Ambassador to Kazakhstan, visited students at the Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan School in the Kazakh capital, Nur Sultan, on their first day of school, WAM reports.
Guaranteed transfer from National Fund to make 2.7trln tenge in 2020-2021 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The guaranteed transfer from the National Fund to the republican budget will comprise 2.7 trln tenge in 2020-2021. Vice Minister of National Economy Madi Takiyev said it today while making a presentation of the country’s 2020-2024 Socio-Economic Forecast in the Majilis of the Kazakh Parliament, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakh President meets with Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress BEIJING. KAZINFORM - Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has met with Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress Li Zhanshu, Kazinform reports citing the press service of Akorda.
Kazakhstan’s real GDP growth to stand at 4.1% in 2020 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM By 2020, Kazakhstan’s real GDP growth will stand at 4.1%, according to Vice Minister of National Economy Madi Takiyev, who said it while making a presentation of Kazakhstan’s 2020-2024 Socio-Economic Development Forecast in the Majilis, Kazinform reports.
Automobile manufacturing growth reaches 156% within 2019, Vice PM NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The machine-building industry has become one of the main drivers of Kazakhstan’s economy; this has been stated by Zhenis Kassymbek Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan at the VII Forum of Kazakhstan Mechanical Engineers, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Mechanical engineering to develop as Kazakhstan’s industrialization driver – President NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has sent a message of welcome to the participants of the VII Forum of Mechanical Engineers of Kazakhstan, Kazinform correspondent reports. President’s Aide Maulen Ashimbayev read the letter for the participants.
Kazakh President lays flowers to People’s Heroes Monument in Beijing BEIJING. KAZINFORM On the second day of the state visit to China, President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has laid flowers to the People’s Heroes Monument in Beijing, President’s Press Secretary Berik Uali informed on his Facebook account.