President Tokayev receives congratulations on the beginning of Ramadan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan’s President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev is receiving congratulations from the heads of foreign states and international organizations on the occasion of the beginning of the Holy Month of Ramadan, Kazinform reports citing the Akorda press service.
S. Korea: New virus cases in 600s for 3rd day amid rising concerns over new virus wave SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases stayed in the 600s for the third consecutive day Saturday as health authorities ramp up their vigilance amid growing concerns over a looming fourth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, Yonhap reports.
Global COVID-19 infection rate approaching highest: WHO GENEVA. KAZINFORM - The number of new COVID-19 cases per week worldwide has nearly doubled over the past two months, approaching the highest infection rate seen so far during the pandemic, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday, Xinhua reports.
Over 644 thou vaccinated against COVID-19 in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – A total of 644,643 have been inoculated with the first shot of the COVID-19 vaccine in Kazakhstan, 116,786 of whom have received both COVID-19 vaccine shots, Kazinform cites the official website of the Health Ministry of Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstani Putintseva wins first match vs. Argentina in Billie Jean King play-offs NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Yulia Putintseva scored the first win for Kazakhstan in the first match against Argentina in the Billie Jean King Cup by BNP Paribas Play-offs, Kazinform correspondent reports citing the press service of the Kazakhstan Tennis Federation.