Kazakhstan deposits instrument of ratification of Protocol on Industrial Designs Protection with WIPO Director General NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - On 12 January 2021, the instrument of ratification by the Republic of Kazakhstan of the Protocol on the Protection of Industrial Designs to the Eurasian Patent Convention of 9 September 1994 was deposited with Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization Daren Tang, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
New deputies to give Majilis new impulse – Nursultan Nazarbayev NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Chairman of the Nur Otan Party and First President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev took part in the session of the parliamentary group of the party in the Majilis, the lower chamber of the Kazakh Parliament, Kazinform reports.
UAE announces 3,382 new COVID-19 cases, 2,671 recoveries, 3 deaths in last 24 hours ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM - The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, announced that it conducted 126,625 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment, WAM reports.
WHO studies effectiveness of vaccines against ‘British’ COVID strain MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Lack of effectiveness of vaccines against the UK strain of the coronavirus has not been confirmed so far, the World Health Organization (WHO) continues to study these issues, Melita Vujnovic, WHO representative in Russia, told TASS on Wednesday.
Olzhas Suleimenov and his spouse tested positive for COVID-19 ALMATY. KAZINFORM Olzhas Suleimenov, aged 84, and his spouse were tested positive for COVID-19. They have been treated for mild symptoms of the novel infection at the hospital in Almaty since January 5, the city healthcare department reports.
Worker trapped at ArcelorMittal Temirtau mine TEMIRTAU. KAZINFORM At 09:53 p.m. January 13, 2021 increased methane gas emission and coal small fraction fines released during the exploratory well drilling at the Lenin mine of the ArcelorMittal Temirtau JSC coal department, the Emergency Situations Ministry’s press service reports.
Indonesia begins vaccinating its 270 million inhabitants JAKARTA. KAZINFORM Indonesia, the world’s fourth most populated country, began Wednesday a complex vaccination campaign against COVID-19 by inoculating President Joko Widodo, who received the first dose from Chinese pharmaceutical company Sinovac.
Aigul Kuspan relieved of her duties as Kazakh Ambassador to some countries NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Head of State decreed to relieve Aigul Kuspan of her duties as Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the Kingdom of Belgium, Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, Head of Kazakhstan Mission to the EU and NATO concurrently, the Akorda press service reports.