EuroLeague Basketball decides to cancel 2019/2020 tournament’s remaining matches MOSCOW. KAZINFORM The Executive Board of EuroLeague Basketball, which is the top-tier European professional basketball clubs competition, made a decision to cancel the rest of the previously suspended 2019/2020 EuroLeague season as well as the Euro Cup tournament, according to the EuroLeague’s statement on Monday.
Students return to Australian classrooms as isolation measures lift SYDNEY. KAZINFORM Tens of thousands of school students returned to classrooms on Monday to resume their full-time face-to-face classes in various states of Australia, a country that plans to normalize its economic activity in July after curbing the spread of COVID-19.
Abe declares coronavirus emergency over in Japan TOKYO. KAZINFORM Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced Monday that the state of emergency declared over the novel coronavirus crisis is over in Japan, ending curbs on economic activity in Tokyo and four other prefectures as experts judged the spread of infections is now under control.
Head of State inks Election Law NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Head of State, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, has signed the Constitutional Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On Amendments to the Constitutional Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On Elections in the Republic of Kazakhstan», Kazinform reported citing the press service of Akorda.
CIS universities to hold video conference to discuss COVID-19 impact on national economies MINSK. KAZINFORM - CIS universities will hold an international video conference to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the national economies of the CIS countries on 26 May, BelTA learned from the organizers.
President Tokayev signs Peace Assembly Law NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has signed the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On the procedure for organizing and conducting peaceful assemblies in the Republic of Kazakhstan», Kazinform news agency reported with the reference to the Akorda’s press service.
President inks amendments to legislation on mobilization NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Today Head of State, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, has signed the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On Amendments and Additions to Certain Legislative Acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the Issues of Mobilization Training and Mobilization», Kazinform reports with the reference to the Akorda’s press service.
Karachaganak field imposed quarantine due to coronavirus NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Chief State Sanitary Docotr of West Kazakhstan region, Muhamgali Aryspayev, has adopted a decree on the introduction of quarantine measures on the territory of the Karachaganak oil and gas condensate field, Kazinform correspondent reports.
3yo girl diagnosed with coronavirus in Atyrau ATYRAU. KAZINFORM - Three-year-old girl contracted coronavirus infection in Atyrau region. The child contacted coronavirus-infected patient, resident of Issatay district, Kazinform correspondent reports with the reference to the regional Operational Headquarters.
1 kindergarten student contracted coronavirus in Seoul ahead of expanded school reopening SEOUL. KAZINFORM - A kindergarten student in Seoul has been infected with the novel coronavirus, the city's education office said Monday, leading to the shutdown of several education institutes in Gangseo Ward, where the young patient lives, Yonhap reports.
Number of COVID-19 cases across globe up by over 101,000 in past day – WHO GENEVA. KAZINFORM - More than 101,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide on May 24, with the overall number of such cases exceeding 5.2 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its daily bulletin on Sunday, TASS reports.
Japan to fully lift coronavirus emergency in Tokyo area, Hokkaido TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Japan plans to fully lift the state of emergency in the Tokyo metropolitan area and Hokkaido on Monday, a minister said Sunday, given a decline in the number of new coronavirus cases and improved medical systems, Kyodo reports.