S. Korea reports no further COVID-19 variant infections SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's health authorities said Tuesday the country has not found additional cases of a more transmissible COVID-19 variant after it confirmed its first three cases of the strain in arrivals from the United Kingdom a day earlier, Yonhap reports.
Above 86% air passengers have PCR test results NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM 8 international flights from Turkey, the UAE, Russia, Belarus and Azerbaijan arrived in Kazakhstan on December 28, the official Telegram Channel of the interdepartmental commission for prevention of coronavirus spread at the Kazakh Government reads.
WHO documents over 441,000 COVID-19 cases worldwide in past 24 hours GENEVA. KAZINFORM The World Health Organization (WHO) has documented over 441,000 COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, with the overall number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the world hitting 79.67 mln. The data published by WHO on Monday informs that the COVID-19 death toll has risen by over 6,800 in the past 24 hours, surpassing 1.76 mln in total.
Kazakhstan and UNDP sign Statement of Intent to cooperate in digitalization NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Ministry of Digital Development, Innovation and Aerospace Industry of Kazakhstan signed a Statement of Intent to cooperate in the areas of digitalization, public service delivery and innovation, the official website of UNDP in Kazakhstan reads.