ANA begins on-site vaccination, first among Japanese firms TOKYO. KAZINFORM - All Nippon Airways Co. on Sunday began its COVID-19 inoculation program for employees at Tokyo's Haneda airport, moving up the schedule set by the government by more than a week and becoming the first Japanese firm known to start offering workplace vaccinations.
Nurkanat Azhikanov wins Kazakhstan’s third Olympic license in karate NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan’s karate practitioner Nurkanat Azhikanov has earned the qualification for the upcoming Tokyo Olympics, becoming the third Kazakhstani karateka to book the Olympic spot, Kazinform has learnt from Olympic.kz.
Performance of ‘The Fountain of Bakhchisarai’ in Memory of Tair Gatauov NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - A prince, a conqueror, a hero... many unforgettable portrayals, created by Astana Opera’s principal dancer, Honoured Worker of Kazakhstan Tair Gatauov, remain in the memory of ballet connoisseurs. June 10 marks one year since the death of the famous dancer, one of the founders of the choreographic art in the capital.
Astana’s Rodriguez 3rd in queen stage of La Route d’Occitanie NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - After a solid performance on the one-day race Mont Ventoux Dénivelé Challenge, Oscar Rodriguez continues to deliver impressive results for Astana – Premier Tech. Today he took a strong third place on the queen stage of La Route d’Occitanie with the finish atop Le Mourtis climb (12.7 km, 6.3%), Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.
New virus cases back under 500 on fewer tests, vaccinations gaining traction in S. Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily new virus cases dropped below 500 Sunday for the first time in four days due to fewer tests over the weekend as the country's inoculation drive gained traction, Yonhap reports.
Kazakhstan, Portugal intend to expand cultural and humanitarian cooperation LISBON. KAZINFORM - Kazakh Ambassador to Portugal Daulet Batrashev met with President of the Portuguese Institute for International Cooperation and Language «Camões» João Ribeiro de Almeida, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Showers with thunderstorms in store for Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Weather without precipitation will persist in northern and central Kazakhstan on Sunday, June 13. However, the rest of the country will see inclement weather with occasional showers, thunderstorms, and even hail, Kazinform has learnt from Kazhydromet.