Kassym-Jomart Tokayev receives CEOs of a number of Swiss companies NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Following the meeting with the delegation of the Swiss business community, the President held separate meetings with the CEOs of Stadler Rail AG, Glencore International AG, and F.Hoffmann-La Roche AG, the Akorda press service reports.
Kazakh national instruments handed over to Musical Instruments Museum in Brussels BRUSSELS. KAZINFORM Kazakh Ambassador to Belgium Margulan Baimukhan handed over the Kazakh national instruments such as dombra, kobyz and sybyzgy to the Musical Instruments Museum in Brussels as part of celebrations of the 30th anniversary of the country’s independence.
No need to vaccinate children against COVID-19 yet, MP says MOSCOW. KAZINFORM There is no urgent need to vaccinate children and teenagers against COVID-19, however, if necessary, a special jab for children may be developed, Russia’s former chief sanitary doctor and First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma Committee on Education and Science Gennady Onishchenko told TASS on Wednesday.
2,246 new cases of COVID-19 reported, total reaches 114,565 in Mongolia ULAANBAATAR. KAZINFORM - At the regular press briefing of the Ministry of Health for today on June 30, it was reported that 2,246 new cases were detected in Mongolia. More specifically, 1,345 new cases were detected in the capital city, with 901 cases in aimags, MONTSAME reports.
Japan’s Suga vows COVID-19 support for Pacific islands in online meeting TOKYO. KAZINFORM – Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga on Wednesday offered Japan's support in tackling COVID-19 while vowing to host a «safe and secure» Tokyo Olympics in separate online meetings with the leaders of five Pacific island nations, the Japanese Foreign Ministry said, Kyodo reports.
Over 2,000 Kazakhstanis test positive for COVID-19 in 24 h – Ainagul Kuatbayeva NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Number of fresh COVID-19 cases is growing along with the number of those vaccinated against the coronavirus infection, Deputy Chairperson of the National Public Healthcare Center Ainagul Kuatbayeva said Wednesday, Kazinform correspondent reports.
COVID-19: Brazil reports 618 deaths, 27,804 cases in 24 hours BRASILIA. KAZINFORM - Brazil has reached 514,092 deaths from COVID-19. In 24 hours, 618 fatalities were confirmed, as well as 27,804 new cases. In all, 18,448,402 cases have been confirmed in the country. Recovered patients add up to 16,673,329, Agencia Brazil reports.
S. Korea’s new cases most since late April as capital area braces for sharp uptick SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily new virus cases spiked to an over two-month high Wednesday as a series of cluster infections were reported in the wider Seoul area amid jitters over growing COVID-19 variant cases, Yonhap reports.