UN chief galvanizes action on new Our Common Agenda UNITED NATIONS. KAZINFORM - UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Monday galvanized action among member states to implement his new Our Common Agenda, which, he said, aims to turbo-charge work on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Xinhua reports.
President Tokayev receives Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Finance of Hungary Mihály Varga NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Head of State received Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Finance of Hungary Mihály Varga, who is in Nur-Sultan to take part in the 5th meeting of the Kazakh-Hungarian Strategic Council and the Business forum, Kazinform cites the press service of Akorda.
Head of State condoles over death of prominent Kazakhstani scientist NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev sent a telegram of condolences on the occasion of untimely passing of outstanding scientist, member of the National Academy of Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, and doctor of science (Philology) Serik Kirabayev, Kazinform has learnt from the President’s Press Secretary Berik Uali.
Hungary increases exports of goods to Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Exports of goods from Hungary to Kazakhstan has been increased, Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Finance of Hungary Mihaly Varga said fallowing the talks with Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan Mukhtar Tileuberdi, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakhstani students keen to learn Hungarian language – FM NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Over 800 Kazakhstanis students pursue their degrees at Hungarian universities, Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan Mukhtar Tileuberdi said Tuesday, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakhstan provides humanitarian transit corridor for Afghan women ALMATY. KAZINFORM - Based on Kazakhstan’s commitment to its international humanitarian obligations, the Head of State has decided to provide a transit corridor for Afghan female judges and members of parliament and their families, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
New virus cases below 1,500 in S. Korea for third day amid preparations for return to normalcy SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's new COVID-19 cases stayed below 1,500 for the third consecutive day Tuesday, less than a week to go before the beginning of a gradual return to normal life with eased social distancing rules, Yonhap reports.
Kazakhstan, Hungary ink important documents after bilateral business forum in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan and Hungary signed a wide range of important documents following the outcomes of the Kazakh-Hungarian Business Forum, Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan Mukhtar Tileuberdi said Tuesday, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Japan gives 30 mil. COVID vaccine doses becoming world’s №3 donor TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Japan will become the world's third-largest provider of COVID-19 vaccine doses, with donations to 20 countries and regions set to reach 30 million following another planned delivery to Taiwan, the foreign minister said Tuesday, Kyodo reports.
Crucial to speed up vaccination pace in Kazakhstan, PM NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Askar Mamin Tuesday instructed to ensure strict adherence to the sanitary and epidemiological measures on state border and to increase the pace of mass vaccination against COVID-19 countrywide, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Over 7 mln fully completed COVID-19 vaccination cycle NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM «Almost 8.2 mln people that 71.9% of eligible population or 43.4% of the country’s total population were administered the 1st jab of the vaccine against COVID-19,» Kazakh Healthcare Minister Alexey Tsoi said at today’s Government meeting.