Romania congratulates Kazakhstan on Independence Day NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – This week, a round table was held via videoconference on the occasion of the 29th anniversary of the Independence Day of the Republic of Kazakhstan, which was attended by representatives of government, business and expert circles, the media of Romania, as well as the student community of Kazakhstan in Romania, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Pandemic Commission adopts COVID vaccination strategy in Slovakia BRATISLAVA. KAZINFORM – The Slovak Government’s Pandemic Commission on Friday adopted a strategy of vaccination against COVID-19, with a goal to see 65 percent of the population vaccinated, said infectious disease expert Pavol Jarcuska, TASR reports.
Mass media, social sphere workers awarded at Information Ministry NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Representatives of the sphere of mass media and civil society have been honored today with prestigious decorations at the Ministry of Information and Social Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kazinform has learnt from the ministry’s press service.
Japan aims to be world’s №3 offshore wind power producer in 2040 TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Japan aims to generate up to 45 gigawatts of power through offshore wind power in 2040, a level that would make the country the world's third-largest generator of such power, as part of efforts to achieve net zero emissions of carbon dioxide by 2050, officials said Tuesday, Kyodo reports.
Novels ‘The Path of Abai’ and ‘The Teacher’s Return’ published in Lithuanian language NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – This week, the presentation of the re-issued novel-epic «The Path of Abai» by Mukhtar Auezov in Lithuanian language and the first time translated into Lithuanian story by Anuar Alimzhanov «The Teacher's Return» held in Vilnius, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Experienced rider Laurens de Vreese leaves Astana NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Laurens joined the team in 2015, and was already a strong and experienced rider, a specialist in the Northern Classics. Over the last six years with the Kazakh team, Laurens participated at more than 21 Classic races like Paris – Roubaix, Ronde van Vlaanderen or Liège-Bastogne-Liège and Milano-Sanremo, Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.
President Tokayev receives congratulatory telegrams on the occasion of Independence Day NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Congratulatory telegrams and letters from Heads of foreign states and international organizations on the occasion of the Independence Day of the Republic of Kazakhstan continue to be sent to Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev.
OPEC+ monitoring committee to meet on January 4 MOSCOW. KAZINFORM The meeting of the OPEC+ Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC) was postponed from December 17 to January 4 of the next year, the OPEC Secretariat said on Monday. The OPEC+ ministerial meeting to determine oil production levels for February will be held on the same day.
Economy of simple things gave opportunity to fulfill certain projects, PM NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM «The Economy of simple things program proved successful as an investment tool for the development of domestic production. As assigned by the Head of State the total funding of the program was increased up to KZT 1 tn,» the Kazakh PM Askar Mamin said.