Bolivia’s interim leader proposes elections in 2020 LA PAZ. KAZINFORM - The right-wing senator who proclaimed herself interim president of Bolivia after the armed forces pressured elected head of state Evo Morales into resigning sent a bill to congress on Wednesday calling for elections in 2020, EFE reports.
10 Mongolian companies to export their products to the U.S. market ULAANBAATAR. KAZINFORM - At the initiatives of 'Mongolian Brand Association' NGO, the Mongolian National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MNCCI), Mongolian Marketing Association and the U.S. Embassy in Mongolia organized ‘Let’s Export to America’ event on November 20 in partnership with the Asian American Chamber of Commerce (AACC), Montsame reports.
SecGen: TCFO project to add significant momentum to Turkic Council activities BAKU. KAZINFORM - Launching construction of Trans-Caspian Fiber Optic (TCFO) lines will add significant momentum to the activities of the Turkic Council and ever-increasing cooperation among the Member countries and peoples, Secretary General of Turkic Council Baghdad Amreyev said, Trend reports with reference to the press office of Turkic Council.
Golovkin no longer in WorldBoxingNews.net P4P Top 5 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstani middleweight Gennady Golovkin is ranked 6th in the updated version of the WorldBoxingNews.net pound-for-pound rankings of the world’s best boxers regardless of their weight class, Kazinform has learnt from Sports.kz.
UAE wins membership on the UNESCO’s Executive Board PARIS. KAZINFORM - The United Arab Emirates announced today that it has won a seat on the Executive Board of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation, UNESCO, for the tenure 2019-2023. This marks the fourth time that the UAE has won a seat at one of UNESCO’s three constitutional organs and will use the opportunity to further drive the organization’s mission and goals, WAM reports.
Kazakh Ambassador to India pays working visit to the State of Assam NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – This week, Ambassador of Kazakhstan to India Yerlan Alimbayev paid a working visit to the State of Assam which is renowned over the world for its tea plantations and hotspot of cultures, wildlife and biodiversity, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Kazakhstan to take on Great Britain in Davis Cup Group stage quarterfinals MADRID. KAZINFORM – The final tie of Group E of the Davis Cup by Rakuten Madrid Finals will see two quarterfinalists Kazakhstan and Great Britain clashing for the first time in the Davis Cup history, Kazinform has learnt from the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
N. Korea says leader Kim will not attend upcoming ASEAN summit in South Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM - North Korean leader Kim Jong-un will not attend a special summit that South Korea will host for Southeast Asian leaders next week, having turned down President Moon Jae-in's invitation to the event, Pyongyang's state media said Thursday, Yonhap reports.
Russia’s Spartak FC withdraws from Florida Cup in US amid visa problems MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - The management of the Moscow-based Spartak football club decided not to take part in the Florida Cup tournament to take place in the United States in winter due to problems its players faced while receiving US visas, the club’s press service said.
Djokovic shines as Serbia wins Davis Cup Finals opener MADRID. KAZINFORM - World No. 2 Novak Djokovic bounced back quickly from a disappointing performance last week, routing Japan's Yoshihito Nishioka 6-1, 6-2 here Wednesday to clinch victory for Serbia in their opening tie at the Davis Cup Finals.
Senate OKs agreement on CIS states cooperation in fight against information technology crimes NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Senate of Kazakhstan’s Parliament has ratified an Agreement on cooperation of CIS member states in the fight against crimes in the field of information technology, Kazinform reports.