Kazakhstan, Republic of Korea to strengthen cooperation in pharmaceuticals SEOUL. KAZINFORM - The Embassy of Kazakhstan in Republic of Korea together with JSC «National Company «KazakhInvest« and the Korean Federation of Small and Medium-Sized Businesses (K-BIZ), organized an online round table on Kazakh-Korean cooperation in the field of medicine and pharmaceuticals. The event was attended by about 30 South Korean companies, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
CSTO countries discuss information security measures MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - A meeting of the heads of national headquarters of the member states of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) on a permanent operation aimed at countering crimes in the field of information technology (Operation PROXY) was held at the CSTO Secretariat on 30 March, CSTO spokesman Vladimir Zainetdinov told BelTA.
Turkistan Declaration of the informal summit of Turkic Council adopted NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Informal Summit of the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States (the Turkic Council) was held via videoconference on 31 March 2021 on the theme of «Turkistan – A Spiritual Capital of the Turkic World», Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
Slovakia has hope for improvement in epidemiological situation – chief hygienist BRATISLAVA. KAZINFORM - Slovakia can hope for an improvement in the epidemiological situation regarding coronavirus, Slovakia’s chief hygienist Jan Mikas stated in an open letter on Tuesday, adding that much depends on people’s behaviour during the upcoming Easter holiday, TASR reports.
Japan’s Terumo begins production of 7-shot syringe for COVID-19 vaccines TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Japanese medical equipment maker Terumo Corp. on Wednesday began production of syringes that can yield seven shots per vial of a COVID-19 vaccine developed by U.S. pharmaceutical company Pfizer Inc, Kyodo reports.
Istanbul to host next Turkic Council Summit NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The next summit of the Cooperation Council of the Turkic-Speaking States (Turkic Council) is set to take place in November 2021 in Istanbul, President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan announced Wednesday, Kazinform correspondent reports.
President Tokayev calls on embarking on Turkic civilization modernization NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev called on participants of the informal summit of the Cooperation Council of the Turkic-Speaking States to embark on modernization of the Turkic civilization, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Nursultan Nazarbayev calls for Turkic Council's further development NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – At the informal summit of the Turkic Council taking place online First President of Kazakhstan – Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev put forward a proposal to adopt a document to further develop the Council, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakhstan, Russia sign program of coop to develop specially protected nature areas ORENBURG. KAZINFORM – The Program of cooperation in the development of specially protected nature areas for 2021-24 between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Russian Federation has been signed during a meeting between Kazakh Ecology, Geology, and Natural Resources Minister Magzum Mirzagaliyev and Russian Minister of Natural Resources and Ecology Alexander Kozlov in Orenburg, Russia, Kazinform cites the press service of the Ministry.
COVID-19: Deaths total 313.8 thousand, cases reach 12.5 mi in Brazil BRASILIA. KAZINFORM The total amount of lives losses to the pandemic in Brazil has reached 313,866. In the last 24 hours, 1,660 deaths were registered. Yesterday, the total stood at 312,206 fatalities. There are also 3,470 deaths under investigation by health teams, as in some cases the cause of death is issued after a patient is dead.
Kazakhstan ratifies Nairobi International Convention on Removal of Wrecks NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has inked the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On ratification of the Nairobi International Convention on Removal of Wrecks as of 2007», Kazinform has learnt from the press service of Akorda.
WHO releases report on global tracing of COVID-19 origins GENEVA. KAZINFORM - The World Health Organization (WHO) on Tuesday released a report on the global tracing of COVID-19 origins, following a joint research with China on issues including the pathways of the virus and future investigation in different countries, Xinhua reports.
Russia registers world's first anti-coronavirus vaccine for animals — watchdog MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - The world’s first animal vaccine against COVID-19, developed by scientists of the Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance (Rosselkhoznadzor), has been registered in Russia, the watchdog’s deputy head Konstantin Savenkov has told reporters, TASS reports.
15 arrived in Kazakhstan without COVID-19 tests NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM 34 international flights from the UAE, Egypt, Maldives, Turkey, South Korea, Germany, Ukraine, Russia and Uzbekistan landed in Kazakhstan on March 30, the Telegram Channel of the Intergovernmental Commission for preventing COVID-19 spread reads.
Some foreign states willing to cooperate in COVIran Barakat clinical test: Official TEHRAN. KAZINFORM Official in charge of manufacturing Iran Barakat vaccines Mohammad Reza Salehi said on Tuesday that some neighboring countries tend to enter the third phase of the clinical trial of the Iranian coronavirus vaccine called «COVIran Barakat».
New COVID-19 cases back above 500 as virus spread accelerates in S. Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases bounced back above 500 on Wednesday, in a sign that virus infections are accelerating across the country as people's movement increases amid spring weather, Yonhap reports.
Kazakhstani Bublik reaches ATP Tour Masters 1000 event quarter-finals for the first time NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – In the three-set match of the fourth round of the ATP Tour Masters 1000 event – Miami Open, Alexander Bublik of Kazakhstan has defeated American Taylor Fritz, world No.32, 6-7 (7), 6-3, 6-4, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakhstan Tennis Federation.
Coronavirus spread rates worldwide return to January levels MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Spread rates of the coronavirus infection after a sharp decline in February - early March have started increasing again and have already reached the level of late January, according to statistical data of the World Health Organization (WHO).