Kazakh Minister offers condolences to family of Mikhail Dorofeyev NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kazakh Information and Social Development Minister Aida Balayeva on her own behalf and on behalf of the Ministry expressed deepest condolences to the family and relatives over the passing away of well-known journalist Mikhail Dorofeyev, Kazinform reports.
UNESCO Cluster Office in Almaty calls for expert on dev’t of tourism development strategy ALMATY. KAZINFORM - The UNESCO Cluster Office in Almaty is looking for an expert on the development of a tourism development strategy at the World Heritage property «Petroglyphs of the Archaeological Landscape of Tamgaly» and is waiting for proposals!
KAZISS recognized as the best think tank in Central Asia, University of Pennsylvania rating NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM In January 28, 2021, the annual rating of research and analytical centers of the world «Global Go To Think Tank Index Report» of the University of Pennsylvania was presented, which is considered the most authoritative world rating of «think tanks».
Kazakhstan identified key priorities of 12th WTO Ministerial Conference NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM On 29th January, Minister of Trade and Integration of Kazakhstan Bakhyt Sultanov took part in an Informal meeting of trade ministers of the World Trade Organization (WTO) member countries in a virtual format, organized by the Government of Switzerland.
EU authorizes AstraZeneca/Oxford COVID-19 vaccine BRUSSELS. KAZINFORM - The European Commission granted conditional marketing authorization for the COVID-19 vaccine developed by British company AstraZeneca and Oxford University on Friday, although the bloc seems unlikely to get the amount of doses as agreed for the moment, Xinhua reports.
COVID-19: Nur-Sultan and Almaty move out of ‘red zone’ NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - As of January 30, 2021 Akmola, West Kazakhstan, Kostanay, Pavlodar and North Kazakhstan regions remain in the ‘red zone’ in terms of the spread of coronavirus infection in Kazakhstan, the Telegram Channel of the interdepartmental commission for prevention of coronavirus spread reads.
Number of COVID-2019 cases across globe up by over 570,000 in past day – WHO GENEVA. KAZINFORM - More than 570,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide in the past day, with the overall number of such cases exceeding 101.05 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its daily bulletin on Friday, TASS reports.