Scientists prove ‘feel-good’ hormone stimulates thyroid gland in Northern peoples ARKHANGELSK. KAZINFORM Scientists of the Arctic federal research center for complex studies of the Arctic (the Russian Academy of Sciences’ Urals Branch) proved a stimulating effect of dopamine (the so-called ‘feel-good’ hormone) on thyroid glands of people living in the Arctic regions. Such studies were conducted for the first time.
Kazakhstan to produce its QazVac COVID-19 vaccine adapted to Delta strain in October NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakh Deputy Prime Minister Yeraly Tugzhanov talked about the effectiveness of the Kazakh QazVac COVID-19 vaccine against the highly contagious Delta coronavirus variant, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakh Children’s Ombudsman visits Belgium, study children’s support programs BRUSSELS. KAZINFORM Aruzhan Sain, the Kazakh Children’s Ombudsman, paid a visit to Belgium to study its best practices in work with children with limited health capacities, social children’s support programs and their families, organizing integrated and inclusive education.
New Board Chairman of Garsyh Sapary Space Agency named NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakh astronaut, Air Force Major General Aidyn Aimbetov has been named Chairman of the Board of Kazakhstan’s Garsyh Sapary Space Agency by the decision of the Board of Directors, Kazinform cites the website of the Ministry of Digital Development, Innovation, and Aerospace Industry of Kazakhstan.
Kazakh, Russian Presidents to join virtual Interregional Cooperation Forum NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Presidents of Kazakhstan and Russia Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and Vladimir Putin are to take part in the 17th Forum of Interregional Cooperation to take place on September 30, 2021 in Kokshetau city, Kazinform has learnt from the Facebook account of the Kazakh President’s Press Secretary Berik Uali.
Askar Mamin instructs to ensure fulfillment of Nur Otan Party’s election program targets for 2021 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Askar Mamin has held a meeting of the Staff for the implementation of the road map of the election program of Nur Otan party, Kazinform cites the website of the Kazakh PM.
Kazakh President receives Turkish Grand National Assembly Speaker Mustafa Şentop NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has held a meeting with Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey Mustafa Şentop where he noted the importance of developing cooperation between the Turkic speaking countries given the current instability in the world, Kazinform cites the Akorda press service.
Round table dated to 30th anniversary of Kazakhstan’s Independence held in Australia SYDNEY. KAZINFORM - To mark the 30th anniversary of the independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Consulate General of Kazakhstan in Sydney organized an online round table entitled 30 Years of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan: Achievements and Prospects of Kazakh-Australian relations, with the participation of business, public, scientific and educational community of Australia, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
UN chief calls for nuclear weapons to be eliminated UNITED NATIONS. KAZINFORM - United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres spoke Sunday on the International Day for the Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons, declaring that nuclear weapons must be eliminated from the world and a new era of dialogue, trust and peace must begin, Xinhua reports.
Press briefing on implementation of state-of-the-nation address to be held Sept 30 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – A press briefing on measures to implement the recent state-of-the-nation address by President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev is scheduled to take place at the press center of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan on September 30 at 3:00 pm, Kazinform has learnt from primeminister.kz.
Constructive dialogue between authorities, society important – Minister Balayeva NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The Ministry of Information and Social Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan intends to raise the level of professional competence of journalists, Minister Aida Balayeva announced at the round table dedicated to the pressing social problems within the framework of the Astana Media Week 2021, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakh Majilis Chairman, Turkish Parliament Speaker meet NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Chairman of the Majilis of the Kazakh Parliament Nurlan Nigmatulin and Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey Mustafa Şentop agreed on strengthening interaction between two countries’ parliamentarians, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh lower chamber.
30 Saudi companies eager to invest in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Over 30 Saudi Arabian companies are looking into the opportunity to invest into Kazakhstan. It was announced at the Kazakhstan-Saudi Arabia Investment Forum that began its work in the Kazakh capital, Nur-Sultan, earlier this morning, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Head of State congratulates Turkmenistan on 30th anniversary of Independence NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev sent a telegram of congratulations to President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the country’s Independence, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
Kazakh ambassador, acting Afghan FM discuss provision of humanitarian assistance to Afghan people KABUL. KAZINFORM – The issues of food and other humanitarian assistance provision to the Afghan people were on the spotlight of the meeting between Kazakh Ambassador Alimkhan Yessengeldiyev and Acting Foreign Minister in Afghanistan’s interim Government Amir Khan Muttaqi, Kazinform cites the Kazakh Foreign Ministry.
New cases in 2,000s for 2nd day in S. Korea amid jitters over further upticks SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily coronavirus cases remained in the 2000s for a second day Monday amid concerns the daily caseload may sharply increase as more people get tested after the extended holiday, Yonhap reports.