President set to allow residents of Nur-Sultan out for walks NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - On behalf of the Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, the State Commission has worked out the issue of allowing residents of Nur-Sultan out for walks starting on April 27, Kazinform reports citing the official website of the city’s Akimat.
Kazakhstan evacuates citizens amid lockdown in the U.S., Poland, Israel and Russia NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazakhstan evacuates citizens amid lockdown in the USA, Poland, Israel and Russia, this has been stated by the Minister of Information and Social Development Dauren Abayev, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Over 25 thousand jobs to be created in Turkestan region TURKESTAN. KAZINFORM - During a weekly online meeting with the head of the region, Umirzak Shukeyev, the chairwoman of the regional department for coordination of employment and social programs, Assiya Temirbayeva, reported on the projects being implemented in Turkestan region under the Employment Roadmap, Kazinform reports citing the regional Akimat.
NYU Abu Dhabi, Ministry of Culture announce dedicated virtual programme for Ramadan ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM The Arts Center at NYU Abu Dhabi (NYUAD) has announced its virtual 'Reconnect.', a Ramadan programme, presented in partnership with the Ministry of Culture and Knowledge Development's Al Burda platform for Islamic arts and culture.
Italian government okays relaxation of lockdown ROME. KAZINFORM - Premier Giuseppe Conte has signed a decree gradually relaxing the stringent lockdown measures his government has imposed to combat the spread of the coronavirus. Production activities will resume and parks will reopen so people can go for a stroll on May 4, while public works worksites and export-oriented businesses have been given the green light to return to work today, ANSA reports.
Japan to extend entry ban to Russia, 13 other countries: Abe TOKYO. KAZINFORM Japan will deny entry to travelers from 14 further countries including Russia, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, strengthening its border controls to contain the spread of coronavirus, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Monday.
Number of COVID-19 cases across globe up by nearly 85,000 in past day GENEVA. KAZINFORM - Nearly 85,000 confirmed cases of novel coronavirus were registered worldwide on April 26, or by some 8,000 cases less than on the previous day, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its daily bulletin on Sunday, TASS reports.
S. Korea to offer over $400M to emerging nations for coronavirus-related health projects SEJONG. KAZINFORM - South Korea will offer more than US$400 million to emerging nations this year to help them push for health projects against the novel coronavirus, Finance Minister Hong Nam-ki said Monday, Yonhap reports.