Kazakh President takes part in working meeting of Foreign Investors Council NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakh Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has chaired a working meeting of the Council of Foreign Investors under the President of Kazakhstan taken place vie videoconference, Kazinform cites the press service of Akorda.
Celltrion eyes emergency authorization for COVID-19 treatment next month SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korean pharmaceutical giant Celltrion Inc.'s coronavirus treatment is likely to file for emergency authorization use from local drug authorities next month, the company's chief said Wednesday, Yonhap reports.
Ukraine expects to receive 8M doses of coronavirus vaccine in Q2 2021 – prime minister KYIV. KAZINFORM - Ukraine expects to receive 8 million doses of coronavirus vaccine in the second quarter of 2021. Ukrainian Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal said this in his speech during a parliament’s sitting on November 17, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.
Issekeshev partakes in 8th meeting of CIS Security Council Secretaries NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Aide to the Kazakh President – Secretary of the Security Council Asset Issekeshev took part in the 8th meeting of the Secretaries of the Security Councils of the Member-States of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) taken place on November 18 vie videoconference, Kazinform cites the press service of Akorda.
China prepares to launch Long March-5 rocket for Chang’e-5 mission WENCHANG. KAZINFORM - The fifth Long March-5 rocket, to be used to launch China's Chang'e-5 lunar probe, was vertically transported to the launching area at the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site in south China's Hainan Province, Xinhua reports.
Belarus, Kazakhstan discuss prospects for bilateral events MINSK. KAZINFORM - Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the Republic of Kazakhstan Pavel Utyupin met with Kazakhstan Minister of Foreign Affairs Mukhtar Tleuberdi on 17 November 2020, BelTA learned from the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Kazakhstan clinches 2nd gold at World Weightlifting Championships NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstani weightlifter Rakhat Bekbolat scooped gold at the 2020 Junior and Youth World Weightlifting Championships. The event is held in virtual format in Lima, Peru, Kazinform has learnt from the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan and Canada eye cooperation in energy and natural resources NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - On November 16, within the framework of the Kazakhstan-Canada Business Council, a meeting of the Working Group in the field of energy and natural resources was held. The event was attended by about 160 participants from two countries, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Number of COVID-19 cases across globe up by over 456,000 in past day GENEVA. KAZINFORM - More than 456,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide in the past day, with the overall number of such cases exceeding 54.77 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its daily bulletin on Tuesday, TASS reports.
Snow to douse Kazakhstan Wed NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Snowfall is in store for most of Kazakhstan on Wednesday. However, the west and southwest of the country will enjoy weather without precipitation. Parts of Kazakhstan will observe fog,gusty wind, and ice slick, Kazinform has learnt from Kazhydromet.