Atyrau plans repurposing regional hospital amid surge in pneumonia cases ATYRAU. KAZINFORM - The regional hospital in Atyrau city is planned to be turned into a 400-bed in-patient infectious diseases hospital, Kazinform correspondent reports with reference to the regional health office of Atyrau region.
Kazakhstan may roll out mobile labs in COVID-19 hotspots NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - At a videoconference meeting with the Government members, mayors of the cities and governors of the regions, President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev spoke about the importance to increase the effectiveness of laboratory tests, ensure an uninterrupted supply of reagents and consumables, increase the number of and expand the capacity of laboratories for PCR services, Kazinform reports.
President OKs law to improve business climate NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has signed the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On amendments to some legislative acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the issues of improving business climate», Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda’s press service.
Head of State amends law on administrative and procedural legislation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has inked the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On amendments to some legislative acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the issues of administrative and procedural legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan», Kazinform has learnt from the president’s press service.
President urges to inform population of COVID-19 treatment NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has pointed out the importance of informing the Kazakhstani population of the protocol and algorithm of the COVID-19 treatment, Kazinform has learnt from the Facebook post of the President's Press Secretary.
President reprimands governors of regions for poor performance NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has said many governors of the regions fail to perform their duties at a meeting on measures against the spread of the coronavirus infection in Kazakhstan, Kazinform reports referring to the President's Press Secretary Berik Uali.
Dimash voted Best Overseas Artist at 2020 Sina Entertainment Festival BEIJING. KAZINFORM - The vote for «Leading 2020 Sina Entertainment Festival» hosted by Sina News and Sina Entertainment started on June 7 to June 28 at 0:00 Beijing time. After 21 days of intense voting, Dimash earned 1,404,488 votes in total, dominating «The most popular overseas artist» nomination, Kazinform has learnt from dimashnews.com.
Social Development Institute Rukhani Janghyru names new Chairman NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – By the order of the Minister of Information and Social Development of Kazakhstan, Daniyar Yessin has been named the new Chairman of the Management Board of the Kazakhstan Social Development Institute Rukhani Janghyru, Kazinform reports.
Kazakh literature translated into six UN languages NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM «Today Kazakhstan is one of the few countries to translate its literature into six languages of the United Nations. Kazakh literature is represented in 93 countries of the world, at 23,000 establishments, including 10,000 world libraries,» Kazakh Information and Social Development Minister Aida Balayeva told today an online meeting at the Central Communications Service.
THE: High evaluation of KazNU’ management NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM According to the results of the research of the world-known agency, «Times Higher Education», Al-Farabi Kazakh National University has entered the top 10 leaders of Asian universities with the best management, the University’s press service reports.
Coronavirus to cause permanent changes in economy, business environment SEOUL. KAZINFORM The new coronavirus pandemic will likely have a lasting effect on various ways of life, such as where and how people shop, possibly leading to permanent changes in the global economy and trade, a central bank report suggested Monday.
Russia to issue visas to foreigners failing to visit Russia amid pandemic free of charge MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Russia’s foreign ministry will offer those who obtained Russian entry visas in mid-March but failed to visit the country because of the coronavirus lockdowns to receive another visa free of charge, Deputy Foreign Minister Yevgeny Ivaonov said in an interview with the Kommersant daily.
Aviation incident in Portugal: Kazakh Embraer 190 aircraft crew got aircraft that was fatally flawed back to earth NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Portuguese Aviation Accidents Prevention and Investigation Department (GPIAAF) have completed investigation of the aviation incident involving Air Astana technical flight 1388.