Expo 2020 Dubai unveils new round of social entrepreneurs helping communities globally DUBAI. KAZINFORM An Australian organisation providing work opportunities for refugees, a dementia breakthrough from Malta and an environmentally-sustainable Indian packaging company are among 23 new social innovators helping to tackle some of the world’s most pressing challenges as part of Expo 2020’s global innovation and partnership programme, Expo Live.
World faces intense heat wave amid continued coronavirus fears TOKYO. KAZINFORM With many parts of the Northern Hemisphere in the midst of a heat wave and some locations seeing record-high temperatures, there are fears that people will let down their guard and accelerate the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Kazakh PM, Yel umiti project participants mull economic reforming issues NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Today the Kazakh Prime Minister, Askar Mamin, met with the participants of the change management program for managers which is realized under the Elbasy initiative Yel umiti and is purposed to implement 100 specific steps nationwide plan, primeminister.kz reports.
This pandemic can only be defeated through co-ordinated and consistent efforts – Pakistani Ambassador NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM. On the eve of the main holiday of Pakistan - Independence Day (14th of August) our correspondent recorded interview with Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Pakistan to Kazakhstan Mr.Imtiaz Ahmad Kazi, Kazinform reports.
Democrat Kamala Harris 1st woman of color nominated as VP by major party WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM - Sen. Kamala Harris on Wednesday said an administration under Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden will create a better and more inclusive United States, as she officially became the first black woman and Asian American nominated to be vice president by a major U.S. party, Kyodo News reports.
Kazakhstani referees to oversee Champions League match NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstani referees led by Furkat Atazhanov to oversee the Champions League second qualifying round match between Qarabağ FK and the winner of FC Sheriff Tiraspol and CS FOLA Esch pair, Kazinform cites the National Olympics Committee of Kazakhstan.
3 rescued, 14 missing after ship collision in east China SHANGHAI. KAZINFORM - Three had been rescued and 14 others went missing after an oil tanker collided with a cargo ship about 1.5 nautical miles southeast of the Yangtze River estuary early Thursday, according to the maritime authorities in Shanghai, Xinhua reports.
Thunderstorms in store for Kazakhstan on Aug 20 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The unstable weather conditions are to linger in most parts of Kazakhstan, brining thunderstorms. The south and west of the country are likely to see the weather without precipitations. Strong wind, squall, possible hail are said to hit locally as well as fog is to blanket north and east Kazakhstan, Kazinform cites Kazhydromet.