Turkmenistan initiating broad dialogue on Caspian Sea ecology ASHGABAT. KAZINFORM Turkmenistan advocates for more emphasized cooperation of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) member states on climate change issues, Trend reports referring to President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov’s speech in Baku at the NAM Summit.
Bekbolat Rakhat grabbed gold at Asian Weightlifting Championships PYONGYANG. KAZINFORM Kazakh team has won a gold medal at the Asian Youth & Junior Weightlifting Championships being held from 19 to 27 October in Pyongyang. Besides, the team earned a bronze medal at the continental tournament, Kazinform learnt from Olympic.kz.
PM participated in meetings of CIS Heads of Government Council and Eurasian Intergovernmental Council MOSCOW. KAZINFORM As part of his visit to Moscow, Prime Minister Askar Mamin attended meetings of the Council of Heads of Government of the Commonwealth of Independent States and the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council, at which he put forward a number of initiatives to address pressing issues of economic integration within the CIS and the EAEU, the PM's press service informs.
Islam vs. Kautondokwa fight to be broadcast live on Qazsport TV Channel ALMATY. KAZINFORM Today Almaty will host professional boxing evening, during which Kazakh boxer Kanat Islam (26-0, 21 КО) will fight vs. Namibian Walter Kautondokwa (18-1, 17 КО) for the WBO International middleweight champion’s title, Kazinform reports.
Kazakh Diplomat, Governor of Medina Province discuss bilateral relations NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Berik Aryn paid a courtesy visit to Prince Faisal bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Governor of Medina Province, Kazinform learnt from the MFA press service.
IAEA LEU Bank becomes operational with delivery of Low Enriched Uranium VIENNA. KAZINFORM The International Atomic Energy Agency, IAEA, took delivery of a shipment of Low Enriched Uranium, LEU, at a purpose-built facility in Kazakhstan, officially establishing the IAEA LEU Bank aimed at providing assurance to countries about the availability of nuclear fuel, WAM reports.
Rescue efforts continue after heavy rains kill 9 in east Japan TOKYO. KAZINFORM Search and rescue operations continued in eastern Japan on Saturday after torrential rains caused landslides and flooding in wide areas still reeling from damage caused by Typhoon Hagibis earlier this month, authorities said, KYODO reports.