Elbasy decrees convocation of Nur Otan Political Council Bureau NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Elbasy, Leader of Nur Otan Party Nursultan Nazarbayev signed a decree on convocation of the sitting of the Bureau of the Political Council of Nur Otan Party on August 24, 2020, the Twitter account of 1st Deputy Chairman of Nur Otan Party Bauyrzhan Baibek reads.
Why does COVID-19 affect people differently ALMATY. KAZINFORM – Associate Professor of Pulmonology at the S.Asfendiyarov Kazakh National Medical University, Candidate of Medical Sciences and Highest Category Pulmonologist Nazima Zarubekova sat down with the Kazinform correspondent to speak about commonly asked questions about the novel coronavirus infection and pneumonia, Kazinform correspondent reports.
COVID-19 and pregnancy: disease prevention recommendations NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Dinara Mirzakhmetova, chairwoman of the board of directors at the Research Center of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Perinatology JSC, top qualification grade obstetrics and gynecology doctor told Kazinform about how dangerous is COVID -19 for pregnant women and other issues.
Kazakhstan confirms 103,033 coronavirus cases since Mar 13 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM «According to official data Kazakhstan confirmed 103,033 coronavirus cases since March 13, 87,777 recovered. Unfortunately 1,415 people died,» an official representative of the Kazakh Healthcare Ministry, Bagdat Kozhakhmetov, said.
Why is COVID-19 dangerous to patients with cardiovascular disease ALMATY. KAZINFORM – Candidate of Medical Sciences Almat Kodasbayev, director of the City Cardiology Center of Almaty city, explains as to why having cardiovascular disease may increase one’s risk of severe illness from COVID-19, Kazinform correspondent reports.
At least 8 killed, 28 injured in blast at Mogadishu hotel MOGADISHU. KAZINFORM - At least eight people, including three suspected attackers, were confirmed dead, and 28 others injured in the ongoing attack at a popular hotel in Somalia capital Mogadishu on Sunday, a government official confirmed, Xinhua reports.
Sharjah Airport becomes first carbon neutral airport in GCC SHARJAH. KAZINFORM - Sharjah Airport has become the first carbon-neutral airport in the GCC and the second in the Middle East to attain Level 3+ Neutrality accreditation from the Airport Carbon Accreditation programme, issued by Airports Council International, ACI, WAM reports.
Israeli, UAE firms sign deal on coronavirus research ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM - In the wake of last week’s controversial normalization deal between the two countries, a UAE firm and an Israeli company have signed a pact to cooperate on research into COVID-19, United Arab Emirates state-run news agency WAM reported on Sunday, Anadolu Agency reports.
Japan economy shrinks at record 27.8% in April-June amid pandemic TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Japan's economy in the April-June period shrank an annualized real 27.8 percent from the previous quarter, the sharpest contraction on record, as economic activity was restricted under a state of emergency during the novel coronavirus outbreak, government data showed Monday, Kyodo News reports.
Astana’s Lopez finished 5th in Critérium du Dauphiné final GC NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Astana Pro Team leader Miguel Angel Lopez finished 5th in the final general classification of the UCI WorldTour stage race Critérium du Dauphiné, ended with stage 5 (153.5 km) in Megève, Kazinform cites the official site of Astana Pro Team.
Number of reported COVID-19 fatalities in US exceeds 170,000 TASS. KAZINFORM - A total number of fatalities in the United States caused by the novel coronavirus pandemic exceeded the figure of 170,000, according to data from the Johns Hopkins University, which relies on the data of international organizations, federal and local authorities, TASS reports.