UK's annual consumer inflation rose by 9% in April, highest level in 25 years ANKARA. KAZINFORM - The UK's annual consumer inflation rose by 9% in April, compared to the same month of last year, marking its largest annual gain in 25 years, according to official data released on Wednesday, Anadolu Agency reports.
Kazakh, Russian Heads of Government discuss trade-economic coop over phone NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazakh Prime Minister Alikhan Smailov held a phone talk with Russian Government Chairman Mikhail Mishustin, during which the current issues of cooperation were discussed, Kazinform cites Primeminister.kz.
Only 3 countries emit over half of global carbon emissions ISTANBUL. KAZINFORM - China, the US and India must take more decisive steps in the face of challenges in reaching net-zero emissions targets as they are responsible for more than half of all global emissions, experts say, Anadolu Agency reports.
Briefing for CICA states' diplomatic missions held at Kazakh Foreign Ministry NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM A briefing by Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Adil Tursunov for heads of diplomatic missions of the Member States of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA) took place in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
AIFC and UN agree to promote green financial instruments and investments in social projects NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) and the United Nations in the Kyrgyz Republic (UN) have agreed to jointly promote green financial instruments and investments in social and environmental projects.
Half a million doses of Pfizer vaccine with expiry date by the end of June left in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM «As of today there are one million doses of the Pfizer vaccine in Kazakhstan. Of which 500,000 are set to expire by the end of June,» Kazakh Healthcare Minister Azhar Giniyat told a briefing at the central communications service.
Most COVID-19 cases recorded in Almaty and Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM «The new COVID-19 strains detected in Kazakhstan are sent for additional genome sequencing. The whole-genome sequencing of stealth subvariant of the omicron strain will be available by the end of May,» Kazakh Healthcare Minister Azhar Giniyat said.
Kazakhstan and Germany: 30 Years of Diversified Cooperation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The sweeping geopolitical changes in the region and the volatility of the global economy create not only challenges but also opportunities to strengthen bilateral ties between Kazakhstan and Germany that marked 30 years of diplomatic relations in February 2022. That was a key takeaway of the Kazakh – German business forum hosted in Nur-Sultan on May 12. More about the current state and prospects in the bilateral ties between Kazakhstan and Germany is in the latest analytical article of Kazinform.
EU, CA discuss advancement of political dialogue, security cooperation BRUSSELS. KAZINFORM - The ninth High-Level Political and Security Dialogue between the countries of Central Asia and the European Union (HLD) that took place in Brussels this Tuesday focused on the discussion of the advancement of political dialogue and strengthening of security cooperation between the two regions against the background of complex ongoing geopolitical developments, Kazinform has learned from the press service of the Kazakh Foreign Affairs Ministry.
N. Korea silent on S. Korea’s offer for COVID-19 talks for 3rd day: official SEOUL. KAZINFORM - North Korea has remained unresponsive to South Korea's attempt to propose working-level consultations on its push to extend help to the neighbor in its fight against the COVID-19 outbreak for the third day, a ministry official here said Wednesday, Yonhap reports.