ANSA: Italy to end quarantine for EU arrivals May 16 ROME. KAZINFORM - Health Roberto Speranza has signed an order that will end the obligation for people arriving in Italy from other EU countries, the Shengen area, Great Britain and Israel to spend five days in quarantine as of May 16 if they have tested negative for COVID-19, ANSA reports.
Implementation of priorities of Kazakhstan’s CICA Chairmanship discussed at Kazakh MFA NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Inter-ministerial Working Group on CICA Issues chaired by the First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Shakhrat Nuryshev held a meeting with participation of representatives of governmental agencies and institutions of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the CICA Secretariat, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Kazakh FM holds talks with Finnish Minister of Foreign Trade NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan Mukhtar Tileuberdi held talks with Ville Skinnari, Minister for Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade of Finland, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Kazakh PM meets Foreign Trade Minister of Finland Ville Skinnari NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakh Prime Minister Askar Mamin has held a meeting with Ville Skinnari, Minister for Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade, Deputy of the Finnish Parliament, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh PM.
Head of State holds meeting with World Bank Vice President for Europe and Central Asia NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kassym-Jomart Tokayev held a meeting with World Bank Vice President for Europe and Central Asia Anna Bjerde, who is in Kazakhstan on a working visit, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
President Tokayev receives Finnish Minister for Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kassym-Jomart Tokayev held a meeting with Minister for Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade of Finland, Co-chairman of the Kazakh-Finnish intergovernmental commission on trade and economic cooperation Ville Skinnari, Ville Skinnari, who arrived in Nur-Sultan on a working visit, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
Kazakhstan, Finland to step up cooperation in ecological sphere NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Co-chairmen of the Kazakh-Finnish Intergovernmental Commission on Trade and Economic Cooperation held a meeting during which they signed the Protocol of the 11th session of the Commission and a joint statement on the activation of the cooperation, Kazinform reports.
India records over 4,000 daily Covid-19 deaths, 360,000 cases in 24 hours NEW DELHI. KAZINFORM India reported 4,120 Covid-19 deaths and 362,727 fresh cases in the last 24 hours on Thursday, while several states have announced the suspension of the vaccination program to all adults due to shortage of doses.
S. Korea: New cases above 700 for 2nd day as vaccinations again set to gather pace SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases stayed above 700 for the second day in a row on Friday as the country's vaccination campaign is again set to gather pace with more shipments of vaccines amid a tight supply, Yonhap reports.
Kazakhstan, France debate scope for coop in fuel and energy complex NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakh Energy Minister Nurlan Nogayev has met with Franck Riester, Minister Delegate for Foreign Trade and Economic Attractiveness attached to the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, and Yves-Louis Darricarrere, MEDEF International representatives, Kazinform reports.
Russia may register nasal COVID-19 vaccine in 2022 – developer MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Russia may register a nasal vaccine against COVID-19 developed by the Gamaleya Research Center for Epidemiology and Microbiology in 2022, if the clinical trials planned for 2021-2022 are successful, head of the center Alexander Ginzburg told TASS.
Kazakhstan sends nearly 40 tons of humanitarian aid to India NEW DELHI. KAZINFORM - In accordance with instructions from President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and guided by the principles of strategic partnership between the two states, the Government of Kazakhstan has provided humanitarian assistance to India during this serious epidemiological situation of COVID-19, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh Foreign Ministry.
Kazakh Majilis Chairman, South Korean National Assembly Speaker discuss interparliamnetary coop NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – A meeting took place between Nurlan Nigmatulin, Speaker of the Majilis of the Kazakh Parliament, and Park Byeong-seug, Speaker of the National Assembly of the Republic of Korea in a video format, Kazinform cites the press service of the Majilis.
UEFA relocates Champions League final from Turkey to Portugal MOSCOW. KAZINFORM The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) announced a decision on Thursday to relocate the Champions League final match between English football clubs Manchester City and Chelsea from Turkey’s Istanbul to Portugal’s Porto.