UAE announces 1,348 new COVID-19 cases, 1,316 recoveries, 2 deaths in last 24 hours ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM - The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced that it conducted 249,847 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment, WAM reports.,
Public places in France set to reopen with restrictions PARIS. KAZINFORM - Authorities in France are appealing to residents to guard «collective responsibility» as several public places are set to reopen Wednesday after six months of restrictions because of a surge in coronavirus infections, Anadolu Agency reports.
Kazakhstan, S. Korea to develop cooperation, share experiences in animation production NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - A memorandum was signed between the Ministry of Information and Social Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Korean Agency for the Promotion of Animated Films, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh Ministry of Information and Social Development.
Over 100 COVID-19 cases in fully vaccinated people reported in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – 104 COVID-19 cases in fully vaccinated people in Kazakhstan, Aizhan Yessmagambetova, Chairwoman of the Sanitary Epidemiological Control Committee of the Health Ministry, said, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Women of Great Steppe exhibition opens in Lithuania VILNIIUS. KAZINFORM The Embassy of Kazakhstan in Lithuania in cooperation with the Central State Film, Photo and Sound Archive of the Republic of Kazakhstan, as well as the Virtual Museum of Women of Kazakhstan NGO «Women of Kazakhstan» opened the photo exhibition Women of the Great Steppe, dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the nation’s independence.
Kassym-Jomart Tokayev pays official visit to Dushanbe DUSHANBE. KAZINFORM - Kazakhstan President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev at the invitation of Tajikistan President Emomali Rahmon arrived in Dushanbe on a two-day official visit. It is the President’s first foreign trip in 2021, Kazinform has learnt from the Facebook account of the President’s Press Secretary Berik Uali.
Kazakhstan adopts legislative acts regarding per capita financing of sports and creative clubs NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The information system Bala has been under development in Kazakhstan to initiate per capita financing of children’s circles and sports clubs, Kazakh Vice Minister of Culture and Sport Yerlan Kozhagpanov said, Kazinform correspondent reports.
38% of Kazakhstani children and teens go in for sports NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM «As of today the local executive bodies provide KZT 5 bln 41 mln for per capita financing in the sphere of sports to cover 40,539 children and youth,» the Vice Minister of Culture and Sports Yerlan Kozhagapanov said at today’s online briefing.
COVID-19 viewed as only threat to 2021 IIHF World Championship in Riga — organizers RIGA. KAZINFORM - Organizers of the 2021 IIHF (the International Ice Hockey Federation) World Championship in the Latvian capital of Riga view COVID-19 pandemic as an only obstacle in the way to hosting the tournament this month, Aigars Kalvitis, the president of the Latvian Ice Hockey Federation (LHF), told TASS on Tuesday, TASS reports.
Slovakia announces €40 mln investment in School digitisation BRATISLAVA. KAZINFORM - The Education Ministry will invest €40 million in digital technologies for teachers and students this year, Education Minister Branislav Groehling (SaS) told a news conference on Tuesday, describing the move as «the beginning of a digital jump» in the education sector, TASR reports.
Inter-parliamentary relations between Kazakhstan and Hungary discussed in Budapest BUDAPEST. KAZINFORM - Ambassador of Kazakhstan Zhanibek Abdrashov held a meeting with the Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the National Assembly of Hungary, Zsolt Németh. The parties discussed the state and prospects for the development of inter-parliamentary relations between Kazakhstan and Hungary, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Kazakhstan’s Golubev together with Cilic ease into Gonet Geneva Open quarterfinal NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Andrey Golubev of Kazakhstan together with Croatian Marin Cilic have reached the quarterfinal of the men's doubles event at the Gonet Geneva Open in Switzerland, Kazinform has learnt from Sports.kz.
New COVID-19 cases rise above 600 as cluster infections continue in S.Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases rose above 600 on Wednesday as health authorities remained alert over a potential hike amid continued cluster inflections and spreading variant cases, Yonhap reports.
Number of COVID-19 cases across globe up by over 515,000 in past day – WHO GENEVA. KAZINFORM - More than 515,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide in the past day, with the overall number of such cases exceeding 163.31 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its daily bulletin, TASS reports.