Elon Musk's SpaceX delays launch of civilians until Wednesday night CHICAGO. KAZINFORM -Elon Musk will be the latest billionaire to oversee a launch of civilians into space, set for later in the week, but with some big differences from his predecessors Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos, Anadolu Agency reports.
President sends telegram of condolences to UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazakhstan President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has sent a telegram of condolences to British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on the passing of his mother, Mrs. Charlotte Johnson Wahl, Kazinform cites the Akorda press service.
Passengers of 43 int’l flights arrive in Kazakhstan with COVID-19 PCR tests NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - 43 international flights from Germany, UAE, Georgia, Montenegro, Turkey, Tajikistan, Egypt, Armenia, Poland, Spain, Ukraine, Belarus, Russia, Uzbekistan, and Kyrgyzstan landed in Kazakhstan on September 13, 2021, Kazinform cites the Telegram channel of the Interdepartmental Commission on prevention of the spread of COVID-19.
COVID-19: Brazil cases reach 20.9 mi, deaths 586k BRASILIA. KAZINFORM Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, Brazil has reported 586,851 deaths from the disease, according to the latest report from the Ministry of Health, released Sunday (Sep. 12). Of these, 293 were registered in the last 24 hours.
5 regions of Kazakhstan moved to COVID-19 ‘yellow zone’ NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The cities of Nur-Sultan, Almaty and Shymkent, as well as Akmola, Aktobe, Almaty, Atyrau, Karaganda, Kostanay, Mangisyau, Pavlodar regions remain in the high COVID-19 risk ‘red zone’ as of today, September 14, 2021, the Telegram Channel of the Interdepartmental Commission for preventing coronavirus spread reads.
Kazakhstan and Portugal held 4th round of political consultations NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The 4th round of inter-ministerial consultations co-chaired by Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Yerlan Alimbayev and Director General for Foreign Policy of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Portugal Madalena Fischer was held in Nur-Sultan.
U.S. doubles down on vaccination efforts as Delta variant drives COVID-19 surge NEW YORK. KAZINFORM The U.S. federal government is doubling down on COVID-19 vaccination efforts, including an ongoing plan for booster shots, while more unvaccinated people fell victims to the Delta variant in recent weeks, and the pandemic is believed by health experts to become a routine illness in the United States.