Kazakh athlete wins at first-ever virtual karate tournament NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstani athlete Liya Koshkarbayeva won the Virtual Kata Championships organized within the framework of the PUNOL CHALLENGE Online Tournament, Kazinform has learnt from the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
COVID-19: Brazil tops 66,000 confirmed cases BRASILIA. KAZINFORM - Brazil has reached 66,501 confirmed cases of the new coronavirus, as per official figures updated Monday (Apr. 27). In the last 24 hours, another 4,613 were added to the amount of infected people, up 7.5 percent from Sunday’s (26) 61,888, Agencia Brasil reports.
Launch of Progress MS-15 resupply ship to space station scheduled for July MOSCOW. KAZINFORM The launch of the Progress MS-15 resupply ship to the International Space Station (ISS) is scheduled for the summer of 2020, Russia’s State Space Corporation Roscosmos reported on its Twitter account on Tuesday.
Turkey ranks third worldwide in supplying medical aid ANKARA. KAZINFORM - Turkey is the third biggest supplier of medical aid worldwide amid the coronavirus outbreak, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said Tuesday. The country also provides the largest amount of humanitarian aid in the world, he said.
Pandemic problems creating novel labor fixes for farm, hotel sectors TOKYO. KAZINFORM Disruption to the inbound flow of foreign trainees caused by the coronavirus pandemic has created labor shortages in Japan's agricultural sector and led farmers to turn to workers in the tourism industry as a stop-gap measure.
Vice PM inspects construction of republican subordinance road ATYRAU. KAZINFORM - Deputy Prime Minister Roman Sklyar, as part of a working trip to Atyrau region, got acquainted with the implementation of infrastructure projects of under Nurly Zhol program, Kazinform reports citing the official website of the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan.