Modern waste processing plants to be built in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - It is planned to build modern waste processing plants in six cities of Kazakhstan, this was announced by the Minister of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Kazakhstan Magzum Mirzagaliyev at a briefing in the Central Communications Service, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakhs turn to traditional drink to fight off infections NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – As the number of those diagnosed with the COVID-19 virus in Kazakhstan has mounted recently, many people went on the antibiotics and vitamins buying spree. However, many in Kazakhstan has turned to a more traditional way to fight off the infections and their consequences by drinking saumal, Kazinform reports.
Head of State orders to increase fines for environmental damage NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has ordered to increase fines for environmental damage, this was announced by the Minister of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Kazakhstan Magzum Mirzagaliyev at a briefing in the Central Communications Service, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakh-Ukrainian business forum to be held in Kyiv KYIV. KAZINFORM - Today the Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Ukraine Darkhan Kaletayev has met with the Minister of Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture of Ukraine Igor Petrashko, Kazinform reports with the reference to the Embassy of Kazakhstan in Ukraine.
Almaty Akimat purchases pharmaceuticals from India ALMATY. KAZINFORM - Another plane with a medical cargo with a total weight of 34 tons has arrived in Almaty from India. The pharmaceuticals were purchased at the expense of the Almaty city Akimat to form the stabilization fund, Kazinform correspondent reports citing the press service of the city administration.
Lake Kobeituz may gain specially protected natural area status NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - According to Magzum Mirzagaliyev, Ecology Minister of Kazakhstan, checkpoints and barriers are not key to dealing with the environmental problems of Lake Kobeituz caused by numerous tourists, Kazinform correspondent reports.
COVID-19 pandemic won’t be over by New Year’s eve, academician says MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - A member of the Russian Academy of Sciences, advisor to the scientific director of the Russian consumer watchdog’s Central Research Institute of Epidemiology Viktor Maleyev thinks that the coronavirus pandemic won’t be over soon judging by the worldwide incidence growth.
N Kazakhstan: Meat production increased by 8.5% PETROPAVLOVSK. KAZINFORM – Over six months of the current year the volume of livestock and meat production has been increased in North Kazakhstan region, this was stated at a briefing by the head of the Department of Agriculture and Land Relations Yerbolat Bekshenov.
Kazakh wrestling champ donates blood plasma to help fight COVID-19 SEMEY. KAZINFORM - Coronavirus survivors Azat Sarpekov, director of the Electronic Technologies College, and Aibek Nugymarov, director of the Transport College, three-time Kazakh wrestling champion, and two-time winner of the Alem Barysy competition, have donated their blood plasma to help other COVID-19 patients recover, Kazinform correspondent reports.
EAEU countries to sign agreement on navigation seals for merchandise transit MOSCOW. KAZINFORM – The Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission has instructed the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission to draft an international agreement on using navigation seals for freight transportation across territories of two and more EAEU member states. The Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission will have to work on the document together with governments of the Eurasian Economic Union member states, the commission's press service told BelTA.
Caspian seal studies launched in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Fisheries Research and Production Center - a subsidiary of the National Agrarian Science and Education Center - and the Institute of Hydrobiology have embarked on a study of the Caspian seals under the 2018-20 program, Kazinform reports.
All bus hostages in Lutsk released, terrorist detained KYIV. KAZINFORM - An armed man who took people hostage on a bus in the western city of Lutsk has been detained, and all hostages have been released, Ukraine's Deputy Interior Minister Anton Gerashchenko has said live on the Ukraine 24 television channel, Ukrinform reports.
More universities endorse case for tuition refunds for classes disrupted by pandemic in S. Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM - More South Korean universities are positively responding to the demand for partial tuition refunds to compensate students for disrupted learning due to the coronavirus pandemic, Yonhap reports.