Belarusian Bellesbumprom's export to Kazakhstan up 28.7% in January-April MINSK. KAZINFORM In January-April 2021, companies affiliated with the Belarusian timber, woodworking, pulp and paper industry concern Bellesbumprom increased export to Kazakhstan by 28.7% year-on-year, BelTA learned from Bellesbumprom's press service.
Abai's Works for the first time presented in Norwegian OSLO. KAZINFORM The Oslo House of Literature hosted a presentation of the Book of Words and Selected Poetry of Abai Kunanbaiuly in Norwegian language (Abais dikt og visdomsord). This work is the first example of Kazakh classical literature translated into Norwegian, the Kazakh MFA’s press service reports.
Arrivals from 21 countries to be exempt from quarantine-free policy SEOUL. KAZINFORM South Korea's health authorities said Tuesday arrivals from India, Indonesia, Pakistan, the Philippines and 17 other countries will not be allowed to skip a mandatory 14-day quarantine even if they are fully vaccinated amid the growing concerns over the global spread of the Delta variant.
Death toll climbs to 11 in Florida condo collapse, 150 missing SURFSIDE. KAZINFORM Search-and-rescue teams pulled two more bodies from the concrete and steel rubble of a partially collapsed Florida condominium tower on Monday, bringing the death toll to 11 with 150 people still listed as missing four days after the disaster.
Political initiatives of the President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev: Features of the 3 packages NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The Kazakhstan Council on International Relations has published an analytical report by Andrey Chebotarev themed «Political initiatives of the President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev: Features of the 3 packages», Kazinform reports.
Another two cases of Delta variant confirmed in Slovakia BRATISLAVA. KAZINFORM - Another two cases of the Delta variant of coronavirus have been confirmed in Slovakia, Health Minister Vladimir Lengvarsky (OLANO) announced at a press conference following a meeting of the Central Crisis Management Team on Monday, TASR reports.
Strict mask rules could be readopted with rise in variant cases: S. Korean PM SEOUL. KAZINFORM - Mandatory outdoor mask rules for those who have received their first shots of COVID-19 vaccines could be reintroduced if the country sees a rise in new coronavirus variant cases, the prime minister said Tuesday, Yonhap reports.