Inflation growth may exceed 5% in May: South Korean gov’t official SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea plans to announce a set of measures to tame inflationary pressure and stabilize people's livelihoods next week amid the prospect that the growth of consumer prices could top 5 percent, a senior government official said Thursday, Yonhap reports.
Monument to Abai unveiled in Bishkek BISHKEK. KAZINFORM - Presidents of Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and Sadyr Japarov took part in the ceremony of opening of a monument of the great Abai in the Central Alley of the Theatre Square in the Kyrgyz capital, kazinform cites the press service of Akorda.
President Tokayev visits Bishkek to cement bilateral ties NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev made an official visit to Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan on May 26, where he met with Kyrgyz President Sadyr Japarov. More about where the bilateral ties between the two neighbors stand and what comes next is in the latest analytical article of Kazinform.
UAE announces 395 new COVID-19 cases, 334 recoveries, and no deaths in last 24 hours ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM - The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced that it conducted 252,836 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment, WAM reports.
EAEU proved its effectiveness amid most challenging geopolitical conditions – Tokayev BISHKEK. KAZINFORM – The Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) has proved its effectiveness even amid the most challenging geopolitical conditions, President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said Thursday, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakhstan, Malaysia discuss bilateral coop NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Adil Tursunov held talks with Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Malaysia Kamarudin Jaffar, who arrived on a visit to Nur-Sultan, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Spain confirms 59 cases of monkeypox, announces vaccine purchase OVIEDO. KAZINFORM - Spanish Health Minister Carolina Darias announced Wednesday that Spain will purchase, through the European Union, thousands of smallpox vaccines and antivirals that could work against monkeypox, Anadolu Agency reports.
Presidents of Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan have talks in extended attendance BISHKEK. KAZINFORM President of Kazakhstan expressed satisfaction with the results of the negotiations in the restricted attendance and highly appreciated the Kyrgyz President’s aspirations to deepen the multifaceted partnership between the two nations, the official Telegram Channel of the Kazakh President’s press service reports.
Magnitude 5.3 earthquake strikes Mexico, no damages reported MEXICO CITY. KAZINFORM - An earthquake of magnitude 5.3 struck the Oaxaca, Mexico, region on Wednesday, Reuters quoted the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre as saying, and local Mexican authorities said there were no initial reports of damage, WAM reports.
Kazakh Senate ratifies agr’t to render military-technical assistance to Kyrgyzstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Kazakh Senate ratified an agreement between the Government of Kazakhstan and the Cabinet of Ministers of Kyrgyzstan on rendering military and technical assistance to ensure security in the Central Asian region, Kazinform reports.
Over 1 mln Kazakhstanis fully immunized with Pfizer vaccine NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – A total of 1,148,752 people in Kazakhstan have been vaccinated with the first dose of Pfizer vaccine as of May 26, Kazinform cites the Telegram channel of the Inter-departmental commission fighting to stop the spread of COVID-19.
President Tokayev greeted in Ala Archa State Residence in Bishkek NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The official greeting ceremony of Kazakhstan President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev was held at the Ala Archa State Residence in Bishkek this morning, Kazinform has learned from the president’s official Telegram channel BORT N°1.
Kazakhstan ready to share achievements in cyber security NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The 1st Eurasian Economic Forum kicked off in Bishkek. Vice Minister of Digital Development, Innovations and Aerospace Industry of Kazakhstan Askhat Orazbek addressed the panel session themed «The digital development as a key for efficient integration», Kazinform reports.
Belarus' observers to monitor Kazakhstan's constitutional referendum MINSK. KAZINFORM Representatives of the Central Election Commission (CEC) of Belarus will take part in the international observation of the referendum on amendments and additions to the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan, BelTA learned from the CEC.
Heavy downpours, hails and thunderstorms to batter Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM A cyclone moving across Kazakhstan brought unstable weather, heavy downpours, high wind and hail to the northwest. Ground frosts are expected in the nighttime and morning in the west, and northwest. The country’s south and north are to brace for dust storms, Kazhydromet reports.