Flights resumed at Almaty airport LMATY. KAZINFORM As earlier reported, flights were delayed at the Almaty airport as the military plane AN-26 en route Nur-Sultan –Almaty crash-landed there today at 05:22 p.m., killing four. All the outgoing and incoming flights are resumed as of now, its press service informs.
4 tested positive for COVID-19 upon arrival in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM 24 international flights landed in Kazakhstan on March 12 from Italy, Sri Lanka, China, the UAE, Egypt, Turkey, Georgia, Russia, Belarus, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan, the sanitary and epidemiological control committee reports.
Number of COVID-19 cases across globe up by over 467,000 in past day, WHO reports GENEVA. KAZINFORM More than 467,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide in the past day, with the overall number of such cases exceeding 118.26 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its daily bulletin on Friday.
Scientists: Brazil facing worst moment in pandemic RIO DE JANEIRO. KAZINFORM Home to less than three percent of the world’s population, Brazil has 10.3 percent of all deaths caused by COVID-19 globally. The figure can be found in the COVID-19 Observatory Report, published Thursday (Mar. 11) by the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz), a key institution for science and technology in health care.
COVID-19: Almaty and Nur-Sultan remain in ‘red zone’ NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The cities of Nur-Sultan and Almaty are in the ‘red zone’ in terms of spread of coronavirus infection in Kazakhstan as of March 13, the Telegram Channel of the Interdepartmental Commission on preventing the spread of COVID-19 reads.