Nursultan Nazarbayev participates in presentation of int’l tourist hub AKTAU. KAZINFORM As part of his working trip to Mangistau region First President of Kazakhstan got familiarized with the project for the development of the tourist hub on the coast of the Caspian Sea, the Elbasy’s official website reads.
New virus cases under 200 for 16th day; untraceable infections at worrisome level SEOUL. KAZINFORM South Korea's new coronavirus cases stayed below 200 for the 16th straight day Friday, but health authorities remained alert as sporadic cluster infections continued to rise and untraceable cases hit a fresh record high.
OPEC considers market prospects for Q4- 2020, into 2021 VIENNA. KAZINFORM The 22nd Meeting of the Joint Ministerial Monitoring Committee (JMMC) took place via videoconference on Thursday 17 September 2020, under the Chairmanship of HRH Prince Abdul Aziz Bin Salman, Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Energy, and Co-Chair Alexander Novak, Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation.
Global coronavirus cases top 30 mil. with 940,000 deaths: U.S. tally TOKYO. KAZINFORM The number of confirmed novel coronavirus cases worldwide surpassed the 30 million mark on Friday, with some 940,000 deaths for a mortality rate of around 3 percent, according to a tally from Johns Hopkins University in the United States.
International scientific publications by Kazakhstani scientists on the rise NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – There has been increase in the number of international scientific publications by Kazakhstani scientists, Kazinform has learnt from the Science Committee of the Education and Science Ministry of Kazakhstan.
Israel expands economic safety net to deal with upcoming full nationwide lockdown JERUSALEM. KAZINFORM - Israel expanded its COVID-19 national economic safety net program ahead of the full nationwide closure that will begin on Friday, the Prime Minister's Office and Finance Ministry said in a joint statement on Thursday night, Xinhua reports.
FIVB announces cancellation of Volleyball Club World Championships 2020 due to COVID-19 pandemic LAUSANNE. KAZINFORM - The FIVB, the governing body responsible for all forms of Volleyball on a global level, has announced the cancellation of the FIVB Volleyball Club World Championships 2020 following the decision of the FIVB Board of Administration, WAM reports.
Kazakhstan launches programming learning platform NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The free-of-charge platform called lrn.dev short for learn development for those wishing to study the basics of programming has been launched in Kazakhstan, Kazinform cites the press service of the Nursultan Nazarbayev Foundation.
Kazakh rider Gidich in top 5 of Skoda-Tour de Luxembourg Stage 3 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Young Kazakh rider of Astana Pro Team Yevgeniy Gidich finishes 5th at the hectic bunch sprint at the third stage of Skoda-Tour de Luxembourg, while his teammate Zhandos Bizhigitov spends the day in the breakaway, Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.
Celltrion's COVID-19 treatment candidate gets nod for further clinical trials SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's Ministry of Food and Drug Safety said Thursday that it has approved advanced clinical trials for Celltrion Inc.'s CT-P59 treatment material that could be used to combat the novel coronavirus, Yonhap reports.
Almost 40% of job seekers look for work on social media, survey reveals MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Nearly 40% of job seekers who took part in an online survey of job search service Worki and research firm ResearchMe reported that they are looking for work using social networks, according to the research results made available to TASS on Thursday, TASS reports.
EBRD launches a $30mln energy efficiency program in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has launched a US$30 million Green Economy Financing Facility (GEFF) in Kazakhstan to support gender inclusive green finance for households and small private sector companies investing in green technology solutions, ebrd.com reports.
Global coronavirus cases top 30 mil. with 940,000 deaths: U.S. tally TOKYO. KAZINFORM - The number of confirmed novel coronavirus cases worldwide surpassed the 30 million mark on Friday, with some 940,000 deaths for a mortality rate of around 3 percent, according to a tally from Johns Hopkins University in the United States, Kyodo News reports.
Lopez 3rd in GC after Tour de France Stage 18 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The leader of Astana Pro Team Miguel Angel Lopez finished 12th in today’s stage 18 of the Tour de France in La-Roche-sur-Foron. This result allowed Lopez to keep his third place in the general classification of the French Grand tour, Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.