Kazakh FM partakes in SCO Ministerial Council NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan, Mukhtar Tleuberdi, took part in an extraordinary meeting of the Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, which was held in a format of videoconference under the chairmanship of the Russian Federation, Kazinform reports citing the press service of the Kazakh Foreign Ministry.
Law on regulation of migration processes in Kazakhstan amended NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has inked the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On amendments to some legislative acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the issues of regulation of migration processes», Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda’s press service.
New variety of sakura named ‘Nur-sultan’ introduced in Japan SAPPORO. KAZINFORM - A new variety of sakura has blossomed on the Hokkaido Island, which was named after the capital of Kazakhstan – «Nur-Sultan». The Forestry Research Institute of Hokkaido Prefecture bred this new variety, Kazakhstan Foreign Ministry informs.
Head of State OKs amendments to law on maternity, child protection NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev signed the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On amendments to some legislative acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the issues of protection of maternity and child», Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda’s press service.
President amends law on combating legalization of illegally gained income NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has signed the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On amendments to some legislative acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the issues of combating legalization (laundering) of illegally gained income and financing of terrorism», Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda’s press service.
PM Mamin holds meeting on digitalization NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Prime Minister Askar Mamin held a meeting of the Commission under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the implementation of digitalization. The meeting has considered the progress of the implementation of the Smart Bridge project, the digitalization of local executive bodies and land matters, Kazinform reports with the reference to the press service of the Prime Minister.
People’s Assembly of Kazakhstan sends 180 t of humanitarian aid to flood-hit Maktaaral TURKESTAN REGION. KAZINFORM - People’s Assembly of Kazakhstan sent 180 tons of humanitarian aid to flood victims in Maktaaral district of Turkestan region, Kazinform reports citing the regional communications service of the region.
France becomes world's 4th worst-hit country with 26,991 COVID-19 related deaths PARIS. KAZINFORM - France's death toll from the coronavirus reached 26,991 on Tuesday, overtaking Spain's 26,920 as it recorded 348 more deaths in the last 24 hours. France thus became the world's fourth worst-hit country in terms of deaths after the United States, Britain and Italy, data from the Health Ministry showed.
FIFA confirms decision to hold its 70th Congress as online event due to COVID-19 pandemic MOSCOW. KAZINFORM The world’s governing body of football, FIFA, has moved the date of its annual Congress to September 18 and it will be organized as an online event due to the ongoing global spread of the novel coronavirus, the organization’s press office announced in a statement on Tuesday.
Wanda Diamond League announces new provisional 2020 calendar MONACO. KAZINFORM The Wanda Diamond League announced a shortened, provisional calendar for late summer and autumn 2020. Several events will be rescheduled, others cancelled as organisers continue to adapt the season in the face of the coronavirus crisis.