Exhibition of drawings by Kazakhstani children held in Tehran TEHRAN. KAZINFORM - At the Zarna Art Gallery in Tehran the Embassy of Kazakhstan in Iran with the support of the Public Charity Foundation «Ayalgan Alaqan», organized an exhibition of drawings by Kazakhstan children with disabilities «The World through the Eyes of Children», Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Japan to lift spectator cap in easing of COVID-19 restrictions TOKYO. KAZINFORM - A Japanese government panel on the novel coronavirus response gave the green light Tuesday for the easing of COVID-19 restrictions, including scrapping the cap on spectators at events under certain conditions, Kyodo reports.
Kazakh Senate Speaker Maulen Ashimbayev meets with PACE President NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Speaker of the Kazakh Senate Maulen Ashimbayev met with President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe Rik Daems to discuss issues of cooperation between Kazakhstan and the PACE, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the upper chamber of the Kazakh Parliament.
Head of State proposes new package of initiatives at 6th session of National Council of Public Trust NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The Head of State put forward a new package of initiatives aimed at further political and economic reforms in Kazakhstan at the 6th session of the National Council of Public Trust, Adviser to President Yerlan Karim said Tuesday, Kazinform reports.
National Council of Public Trust helps solve problems in regions of Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Head of the Presidential Administration of the Republic of Kazakhstan Yerlan Koshanov opened the 6th session of the National Council of Public Trust in the Kazakh capital, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Majilis Speaker Nigmatulin, PACE President Rik Daems meet NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Speaker of the Majilis of the Kazakh Parliament Nurlan Nigmatulin held a meeting with Rik Daems, President of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), Kazinform cites the press service of the Majilis.
Push for civil registration set to hit key milestone in Asian and Pacific countries BANGKOK. KAZINFORM - Most countries in the Asia-Pacific region are on track to reach universal birth registration by 2030: an incredible achievement and a significant milestone in realizing human rights and equality. However, as the COVID-19 pandemic has exposed, many weaknesses remain in official recording systems, creating gaps in knowledge about the population and affecting how authorities respond to crises and reach those in greatest need, Kazinform has learnt from the ESCAP’s press service.
Serious COVID-19 cases hit fresh high amid few signs of virus slowdown in S. Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM - The number of critically ill COVID-19 patients in South Korea hit an all-time high on Tuesday as the daily caseload hovered over 2,000 for the seventh consecutive day amid eased antivirus curbs, Yonhap reports.
Meeting marking 25th anniv of Caspian Pipeline Consortium kicks off in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – A solemn meeting of the members of the Caspian Pipeline Consortium to mark 25 years since the signing of the shareholder agreement kicked off under the chairmanship of Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev in the Kazakh capital, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Nearly 95% of COVID-19 cases among unvaccinated - Tsoi NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - At a government session Kazakh Health Minister Alexei Tsoi said unvaccinated people responsible for almost 95% of the coronavirus cases reported since February 1 this year, whereas vaccinated people – only 5%, Kazinform correspondent reports.
1,560 people get Pfizer vaccine in Kazakhstan in past day NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The Interdepartmental Commission on prevention of the spread of COVID-19 issued the updated figures on vaccination of children aged 12-17, pregnant and breastfeeding women with Pfizer vaccine against the coronavirus infection, Kazinform reports.