Iran among top 10 states on World Heritage List TEHRAN. KAZINFORM IRNA - The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has registered 26 Iranian cultural heritage monuments from 1979 to 2021, turning the Islamic country into one of the leading states with most sites inscribed on the World Heritage List.
Kazakh President takes part in informal meeting of CIS Heads of State SAINT PETERSBURG. KAZINFORM Along with the President of Kazakhstan, the traditional informal meeting of the heads of state of the CIS member countries was attended by First President of Kazakhstan - Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev, President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, Prime Minister of Armenia Nikol Pashinyan, President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko, President of Kyrgyzstan Sadyr Japarov, President of Russia Vladimir Putin, President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon, President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow, President of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev, the Akorda press service reports.
Agência Brasil explains difference between covid-19 and flu symptoms BRASILIA. KAZINFORM At the end of the year, amidst the covid-19 pandemic - although with a sharp drop in the curves of deaths and infections - cases of flu are growing in Brazil. The two diseases can be confusing, given the similarity of symptoms.
Kazakhstan and Russia discuss issues of supporting small and medium-sized businesses NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM On December 15-16, the Association of Russian Banks in partnership with the Government of Kazakhstan, the United Nations Development Program in Kazakhstan (hereinafter referred to as UNDP) and the Moscow Small Business Lending Assistance Fund held a conference «Guarantees as a tool to increase the availability of debt financing for business».
Tokayev arrives in St. Petersburg for working visit SAINT PETERSBURG. KAZINFORM – President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has arrived in St. Petersburg, Russia, for a traditional informal meeting of the Heads of State of the CIS countries, Kazinform has learnt from the Facebook account of President’s Press Secretary Berik Uali.
New COVID-19 cases drop below 4,000 for 1st time in nearly a month in S. Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's new coronavirus cases fell below 4,000 for the first time in 28 days Tuesday due partly to antivirus restrictions and fewer tests over the weekend, but the number of critical cases remained high, Yonhap reports.
Kazakhstan’s 2 areas remain in COVID-19 ‘yellow zone’ NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – As of December 28, two areas of Kazakhstan are still in the «yellow zone» on the map of the COVID-19 spread, Kazinform cites the Telegram channel of the Interdepartmental Commission on prevention of the spread of COVID-19.
Italy mulls shortening quarantine for jabbed ROME. KAIZNFORM - The Italian government is considering shortening a seven-day quarantine for people vaccinated against the coronavirus who have come into contact with someone with COVID-19, COVID czar Francesco Figliuolo said Monday, with well-informed sources saying the move would initially be for the triple-jabbed, ANSA reports.
Snow, fog and blizzard forecast for Kazakhstan Dec 28 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Due to a trough of the Northwestern cyclone the greater part of Kazakhstan is to brace for snow and high wind with ground blizzard. Only the south, southeast and center are to see the weather with no precipitation. The country is to expect fog in places as well as ice slick in the southeast, north and west, Kazinform reports.