Foreign leaders congratulate President Tokayev on his birthday NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev receives telephone greetings and telegrams on the occasion of his birthday from foreign heads of states, governments, parliaments and international organizations, as well as heads of diplomatic missions, religious communities, creative and scientific circles, and businesses, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda’s press service.
Kazakh PM inspects development of Semey city and preparations for 175th anniversary of Abay SEMEY. KAZINFORM - As part of his working trip to Semey and Abay disctrict of the East Kazakhstan region on Saturday, Prime Minister Askar Mamin inspected the implementation of state programs and preparations for the celebration of the 175th anniversary of Abay, Kazinform has learnt from primeminister.kz.
WHO reports increase in confirmed COVID-19 cases of over 89,000 in 24 hours GENEVA. KAZINFORM - The number of confirmed coronavirus cases globally increased by 89,269 over the past 24 hours to more than 4.43 mln, while the death toll rose by 5,037 people to over 302,000, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported on Saturday, TASS reports.
8 coronavirus vaccine candidates in clinical trial: WHO TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Eight novel coronavirus vaccine candidates are in clinical trial with another 110 in various stages of development, as governments around the world scramble to contain the virus, according to World Health Organization data, Kyodo reports.