Kazakhstan amends Treaty on Customs Union customs services’ joint body NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has signed the Law «On ratification of the Protocol on amendments to the Treaty on joint body of customs services of the Customs Union member states as of June 22, 2011», Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
Head of State OKs amendments to law on court system NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has signed the amendments to the Constitutional Law «On amendments to the Constitutional Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On court system and the status of judges in the Republic of Kazakhstan», Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
Powerful quake hits northeastern Japan, tsunami warning issued TOKYO. KAZINFORM - A powerful quake with a preliminary magnitude of 7.2 shook eastern and northeastern Japan on Saturday evening, and the government warned tsunami of up to 1 meter could hit parts of Miyagi Prefecture's coastal areas, Kyodo reports.
ANSA: Italy rises 25 positions in 5 years in UN Happiness Report TRIESTE. KAZINFORM - Over the past five years, Italy has gone from 50th place to 25th in the World Happiness rankings, the president of the Ernesto Illy Foundation Andrea Illy told ANSA, noting that «thus I think something is changing», ANSA reports.
Centers of boxing, rhythmic gymnastics and martial arts unveiled in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The center of boxing, the center of rhythmic gymnastics and the center of martial arts have been unveiled in the Kazakh capital, Nur-Sultan, as part of the Nauryz celebrations, Kazinform has learnt from the official website of the city administration.
412 Kazakhstanis return home without PCR tests NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – 32 international flights from China, Sri Lanka, the Republic of Maldives, the UAE, Egypt, Turkey, Georgia, Russia, Belarus, Uzbekistan, and Kyrgyzstan landed in Kazakhstan on March 19, Kazinform has learnt from the Sanitary and Epidemiological Control Committee.
New virus cases in 400s for 4th day in S. Korea, concerns over resurgence during weekend SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases stayed in the 400s for a fourth day on Saturday, with continued sporadic clusters in the greater Seoul area adding to concerns over a resurgence in cases as more people go out during the weekend, Yonhap reports.
Number of COVID-19 cases across globe up by over 535,000 in past day – WHO GENEVA. KAZINFORM - More than 535,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide in the past day, with the overall number of such cases exceeding 121.46 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its daily bulletin, TASS reports.
Gusty wind and fog in store for Kazakhstan Mar 20 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – A cyclone from the area of the Back Sea will affect the weather conditions in basically all regions of Kazakhstan on Saturday, March 20. It will bring heavy precipitation in the form of snow and rain, gusty wind, and ground blizzard, Kazinform has learnt from Kazhydromet.