Kazakhstan hands diplomatic note to Russia over ‘territory’ comments NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan summoned charge d’affaires of the Russian Federation Aleksander Komarov on Saturday to protest over the comments made about the territory of Kazakhstan on one of Russia’s TV channels, Kazinform has learnt from the Telegram Channel of the ministry.
Kazakh President to address online Climate Ambition Summit NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The Kazakh President, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, is to address the Climate Ambition Summit to be held to mark 5 years since the adoption of the Paris Climate Agreement in a video message, Kazinform has learnt from the Facebook page of the President’s Press Secretary Berik Uali.
New virus cases hit record high of 950 as nationwide cluster infections continue in S Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM - The daily number of new coronavirus cases in South Korea crossed the 900-mark on Saturday, reaching a record high nearly 11 months after the country reported its first virus case, Yonhap reports.
Kazakhstan, Slovakia sign MoC in water resources BRATISLAVA. KAINFORM - In Bratislava, the ceremony of the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation in the field of water resources between the Ministry of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Ministry of Environment of the Slovak Republic took place, Kazinform cites the Kazakh Foreign Affairs Ministry.
Global number of reported COVID-19 cases exceeds 70 million NEW YORK. KAZINFORM - The number of confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus worldwide exceeded 70 million, according to the US-based Johns Hopkins University, which relies on data from international organizations, federal and local authorities, TASS reports.