New COVID-19 cases below 7,000 for 2nd day; critical cases at fresh high, Yonhap SEOUL. KAZINFORM South Korea's new coronavirus cases fell below 7,000 for the second consecutive day Sunday, but critical cases hit an all-time high again, deepening concerns over medical capacity amid the continued spread of the new omicron variant.
Tourism growth in Dubai gathers pace with 4.88 million visitors between January - October 2021 DUBAI. KAZINFORM Dubai’s Department of Economy and Tourism (DET) revealed that the emirate welcomed 4.88 million visitors between January - October 2021 with international visitation during October alone reaching over one million.
Children's Drawing Exhibition, dedicated to 30th Anniversary of Independence, opens in Vilnius VILNIUS. KAZINFORM An exhibition of participants and winners of a children's drawings contest «Kazakhstan-Lithuania: freedom and friendship», dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the Independence of Kazakhstan, was launched in the Lithuanian Seimas following an initiative of the Embassy of Kazakhstan.
Another 633 Omicron cases identified in UK in biggest daily jump LONDON. KAZINFORM Another 633 Omicron cases have been confirmed in Britain, the biggest daily increase since the COVID-19 variant was detected in the country, taking the total cases found in the country to 1,898, British health authorities said Saturday.
145,000 teens get Pfizer 1st jab NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM As of December 11, some 181,037 people in Kazakhstan received the 1st dose of the Pfizer vaccine against coronavirus, while 14,580 fully completed the vaccination cycle, the Telegram Channel of the Interdepartmental Commission for preventing coronavirus spread in Kazakhstan reads.