13 Japanese show symptoms after evacuation from virus-hit Wuhan TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Two Japanese men were diagnosed with pneumonia Wednesday while 11 others are showing symptoms including a fever and cough after they were evacuated from the Chinese city of Wuhan, the center of a deadly virus outbreak, authorities said, Kyodo reports.
New CIS development concept to be adopted at Tashkent summit in October MINSK. KAZINFORM – The new development concept of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) is expected to be adopted at the summit of the CIS heads of state due in Tashkent on 16 October, Uzbekistan First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Ilhomjon Nematov told journalists on 29 January, BelTA has learned.
CIS experts to discuss military cooperation in Minsk MINSK. KAZINFORM A session of the expert group in charge of reconciling draft documents on cooperation in military affairs will take place at premises of the CIS Executive Committee in Minsk on 29-30 January, the press service of the CIS Executive Committee told BelTA.
Green Central Asia project kicks off BERLIN. KAZINFORM Kazakh FM Mukhtar Tileuberdi attended the high-level conference themed Enhancing environment, climate and water resilience to launch the regional integration environment protection project Green Central Asia initiated by Germany within the realization of the new EU’s Strategy on Central Asia and Afghanistan, the Ministry’s press service reports.
Japan confirms 1st domestic case of coronavirus infection TOKYO. KAZINFORM The government confirmed Tuesday the first case of human-to-human transmission in Japan of a deadly new virus, while it also sent its first plane to repatriate citizens from Wuhan, the Chinese city at the center of the outbreak.
Kazakhstan to enjoy weather without precipitations Wed NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The greater part of Kazakhstan is still influenced by the anticyclone which is set to bring today mainly weather without precipitations to the south, west, and northwest and cause snowfalls in the country’s eastern and central parts.