Senior Officials Committee meets on eve of Ministerial Meeting NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM In the run up to the 6th Ministerial Meeting of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA), the CICA Senior Officials Committee (SOC) held an online meeting chaired by the First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan H.E. Mr. Shakhrat Nuryshev.
Kazakh Health Minister Tsoi, new British Ambassador Kathy Leach hold talks NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Minister of Health of Kazakhstan Alexei Tsoi has held a meeting with newly appointed Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of Great Britain to Kazakhstan Kathy Leach, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh Health Ministry.
Kazakh Defense Minister Murat Bektanov, Indian Ambassador Shubdarshini Tripathi meet NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – A meeting between Kazakh Defense Minister Lieutenant General Murat Bektanov and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of India to Kazakhstan Shubdarshini Tripathi and Indian Military Attaché Colonel Milan Nalawade took place in Nur-Sultan, Kazinform reports.
Kazakhstan-Russia trade turnover is to hit record high this year – Russian President NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The trade turnover between Kazakhstan and Russia could reach a record high this year, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at the 17th Cross-Border Cooperation Forum, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Astana Premier Tech reveals roster for Paris – Roubaix NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Astana Premier Tech has revealed its roster for Astana – Premier Tech is ready for the 118th edition of the Monumental classic race Paris – Roubaix, which will be held this Sunday on October 3, Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.
Head of State highlights milestones in Kazakhstan-Russia energy cooperation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev highlighted the key milestones of energy cooperation with Russia at the 17th Cross-Border Cooperation Forum in Kokshetau on Thursday, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakh President invites Russian partners to carry out new industrial projects NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev talked about the joint projects with Russia in the industrial cooperation field while addressing the 17th Kazakhstan-Russia Cross-Border Cooperation Forum taking place in virtual format, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Forest fire burns over 1,100 hectares in northern Chile SANTIAGO. KAZINFORM - A forest fire has burnt over 1,100 hectares in northern Chile's Los Vilos commune, leading authorities to declare a Red Alert for the area, the Interior Ministry's National Emergency Office (Onemi) said on Wednesday, Xinhua reports.
Transform food systems to avert $400 billion annually in loss and waste: UN UNITED NATIONS. KAZINFORM - That half-eaten apple tossed in the trash bin after lunch is contributing to the staggering mountain of food wasted globally, at a time when more than 800 million people still go to bed hungry, UN agencies said on Wednesday, marking the International Day of Awareness on Food Loss and Waste Reduction, on 29th September, WAM reports.
All spectators but China residents to be banned from Beijing Games GENEVA. KAZINFORM - The International Olympic Committee on Wednesday unveiled a basic slate of preventive measures against the spread of the novel coronavirus at the Beijing Games next February, including a ban on all spectators except residents of mainland China, Kyodo reports.
S. Korea: New virus cases in 2,000s for 5th day, distancing measures likely to be extended again SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily coronavirus cases remained in the 2,000s for the fifth day in a row Thursday in the aftermath of last week's extended holiday that has fueled a nationwide resurgence in virus infections, Yonhap reports.
World premiere of Kazakhstan’s film Akyn to take place in Tokyo NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – World premiere of Akyn film by famous Kazakh director Darezhan Omirbayev is to take place at the 34th Tokyo International Film Festival to run from October 30 through November 8, 2021, Kazinform cites Kazakhfilm.
17th Kazakhstan-Russia Cross-Border Cooperation Forum to be held NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The 17th Cross-Border Cooperation Forum with the participation of President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and President Vladimir Putin of Russia is set to take place today, Kazinform has learnt from the President’s Press Secretary.
Brazil: Delay in second dose of vaccine against COVID-19 stands at 11% BRASILIA. KAZINFORM - The Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz), linked to the Health Ministry (Sep. 29), published today its VigiVac report, monitoring the progress of Brazil’s vaccination scheme against COVID-19, developed under the country’s National Immunization Program, Agencia Brasil reports.