UAE well positioned to provide low cost, low carbon energy as demand grows ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM - Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, UAE Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology and Special Envoy for Climate Change said the UAE is well positioned to provide low cost, low carbon energy as global demand returns and is expected to increase in line with economic growth, WAM reports.
Kazakh envoy to Switzerland presents credentials to head of Universal Postal Union BERN. KAZINFORM - Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Switzerland Alibek Bakayev presented to the Director General of the Universal Postal Union (UPU) Bishar Hussein a Letter of Credence on his accreditation to the UPU, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
New cases bounce back to over 600, cluster infections continue in S. Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases rose back to above 600 on Saturday, health authorities said, as the fourth wave of the virus continued with sporadic cluster infections and variant cases, Yonhap reports.
Yunnan earthquakes kill 3, injure 27 KUNMING. KAZINFORM - At least 3 people were killed and 27 others injured as of 6 a.m. Saturday after a series of earthquakes jolted Yangbi Yi Autonomous County in Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture, southwest China's Yunnan Province, local authorities said, Xinhua reports.
Number of COVID-19 cases across globe up by over 620,000 in past day – WHO GENEVA. KAZINFORM - More than 620,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide in the past day, with the overall number of such cases exceeding 165.15 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its daily bulletin, TASS reports.