CIS leaders pass statement ahead of 30th anniversary MINSK. KAZINFORM – The leaders of the Commonwealth of Independent States participating countries adopted a statement in connection with the 30th anniversary of the CIS at the online meeting of the CIS Heads of State Council on 15 October, BelTA has learned.
Japan to boost hospital capacity to treat more COVID patients TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Japan's government said Friday it will boost the country's medical system to allow 20 percent more COVID-19 patients to be admitted to hospitals compared with this summer's fifth wave of infections when many people were forced to recuperate at home, Kyodo reports.
Sydney to stop quarantine for vaccinated travelers from Nov. 1 SYDNEY. KAZINFORM Australian authorities announced Friday they would eliminate mandatory quarantine for fully vaccinated travelers arriving in Sydney from Nov. 1, when they expect to have fully vaccinated 80 percent of its population against Covid-19.
Kazakhstan stands ready to deliver anti-COVID vaccines – President NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan is ready for close cooperation, exchange of experience and deliveries of its anti-COVID vaccines, President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said at the meeting of the CIS Heads of State Council Friday, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Head of State urges CIS to deepen agricultural cooperation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev suggested the CIS member states mapping out the development strategy of food systems’ interaction at the meeting of the CIS Heads of State Council held online and chaired by Belarus, Kazinform correspondent reports.
COVID-19 recorded in 724 schoolchildren in Aktobe rgn since academic year began AKTOBE. KAZINFORM – Since the beginning of the academic year the coronavirus infection has been reported in 724 schoolchildren in Aktobe region, Gulbanu Dauletova, Acting Head of the Sanitary Epidemiological Control Department of Aktobe region, said, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kyrgyzstan’s business community takes interest to tap into opportunities of AIFC platform NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – To implement the recent agreements between Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and Kyrgyz President Sadyr Japarov on the use of the platform of the Astana International Financial Center (AIFC) a business delegation from Kyrgyzstan, including over 20 heads of major financial companies and institutions supporting businesses, paid a visit to the AIFC, Kazinform cites the press service of the Center.
Kazakh Secretary of State addresses ‘National Identity and Objectives of Independence’ conference NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazakh Secretary of State Krymbek Kusherbayev addressed the International Scientific and Practical Conference «National Identity and Objectives of Independence» dedicated to the 70th anniversary of prominent writer, scientist, Alash movement scholar Tursyn Zhurtbai, Kazinform cites the press service of Akorda.
Pavlodar region set to harvest record amount of grain crops PAVLODAR. KAZINFORM For the first time for the past 30 years Pavlodar region of Kazakhstan is set to harvest over 1 mln tons of grain crops, that is 35% more against the previous year, 600,000 tons of potato, and buckwheat gather will make about a half of the country’s yield.
Rybakina reaches WTA 1000 doubles event final for the first time in career INDIAN WELLS. KAZINFORM – Kazkahstan’s top seed Elena Rybakina paired with Russian Veronika Kudermetova has advanced to the final of the Indian Wells Doubles, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakhstan Tennis Federation.
Kazakh scientists develop breakthrough treatments for deep cuts and burns NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Scientists of the National Centre for Biotechnologies of the Kazakh Education and Science Ministry developed several breakthrough treatments for deep wounds and burns, the Ministry’s press service reports.
Kazakhstan elected to UN Human Rights Council for 2022–2024 NEW YORK. KAZINFORM – At the 76th session of the UN General Assembly in New York, the Republic of Kazakhstan was elected to the UN Human Rights Council (HRC) for the term 2022–2024, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh Foreign Ministry.
Hungary in talks with Russia on technology transfer to produce Sputnik V vaccine MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Hungary and Russia are in talks on technology transfer for the production of the Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine at the plant in Debrecen, Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto announced on Thursday, TASS reports.