UAE announces 3,498 new COVID-19 cases, 2,478 recoveries, 16 deaths in last 24 hours ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM - The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced that it conducted 187,176 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment, WAM reports.
Round table dedicated to 30th anniversary of Kazakhstan's independence took place in Romania BUCHAREST. KAZINFORM - On the occasion of this year's celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Embassy of Kazakhstan organized an online round table with the participation of deputies of the Parliament and the leadership of the Romanian Foreign Ministry, as well as representatives of scientific and expert circles, the business community and the media, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh Foreign Ministry.
President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev held 4th meeting of the Supreme Council for Reforms NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The fourth meeting of the Supreme Council for Reforms under the chairmanship of the Head of State held at the site of the Astana International Financial Centre, Kazinform cites the Akorda press service.
Kazakh President sends congratulatory letter to Turkish President NUR-SULTAN. KAZIFORM – Kazakh Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev congratulated Turkish Leader Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on his birthday and wished success in his responsible State post for the good of the Turkish people, Kazinform cites the Akorda press service.
Elbasy holds phone talk with Turkish President Tayyip Erdoğan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – First President of Kazakhstan – Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev wholeheartedly congratulated Turkish Leader Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on the latter’s birthday, wishing him health and future success in government activities for the benefit of the fraternal people of Turkey, Kazinform cites the official website of Elbasy.
Kazakh Head of State appoints ambassadors to Italy and Malaysia NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The Kazakh Head of State, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, has signed the decree appointing new Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassadors of Kazakhstan to Italy and Malaysia, Kazinform cites the press service of Akorda.
S. Korea to extend current social distancing measures for 2 weeks: PM SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea will extend its current social distancing measures for another two weeks, the prime minister said Friday, as sporadic COVID-19 cluster infections continue to pop up across the country, Yonhap reports.
Russia documents 11,086 daily COVID-19 cases, lowest figure since October 5 MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Russia has documented 11,086 cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, the lowest daily case count since October 5. The total number of coronavirus cases in Russia has reached 4,223,186, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told reporters on Friday, TASS reports.
496 passengers arrive in Kazakhstan without PCR tests NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – 15 international flights from the Republic of Maldives, the UAE, Egypt, Turkey, the Russian Federation, Uzbekistan, and Kyrgyzstan have arrived in Kazakhstan, Kazinform has learnt from the Sanitary and Epidemiological Committee.
Unique encyclopedia dedicated to Kazakhstani doctors presented in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – A unique encyclopedia titled ‘Heroes among us!’ dedicated to Kazakhstani doctors was presented in the Kazakh capital, Nur-Sultan, on Friday, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Ministry of Healthcare.
Kazakhstan shows interest in supplies of Belarusian sugar, its manufacturing technology MINSK. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan is showing interest in the supplies of Belarusian sugar and its manufacturing technologies, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian state food industry concern Belgospishcheprom.
New virus cases over 400 again as mass vaccinations begin in S.Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases rose above 400 again on Friday as the country started its vaccination program and decided to extend current social distancing guidelines for two more weeks, Yonhap reports.
Ground blizzard to hit some regions of Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Weather without precipitation is forecast for the south and north of Kazakhstan on Friday, February 26. Other parts of the country will observe inclement weather with snowfall and a mix of rain and snow, Kazinform has learnt from Kazhydromet.
Number of COVID-19 cases across globe up by over 421,000 in past day, WHO reports GENEVA. KAZINFORM - More than 421,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide in the past day, with the overall number of such cases exceeding 112.2 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its daily bulletin, TASS reports.