Almaty Mayor discusses boosting trade and economic coop with S Korean and Russian consuls general ALMATY. KAZINFORM Mayor of Almaty Bakytzhan Sagintayev has met today with consuls general of the Republic of Korea and the Russian Federation in Kazakhstan – Kim Hung Soo and Yevgeny Bobrov, Kazinform correspondent reports.
First two groups of Kazakh pilgrims arrived in Jeddah for Hajj NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The first two groups of Kazakhstani pilgrims – 198 people in total – came to Jeddah for Hajj on July 30, 2019. Employees of the Kazakh Consulate welcomed our compatriots at the International Airport of Jeddah, Kazinform learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
China to invest over 1t yuan in 5G tech by 2025 BEIJING. KAZINFORM - China's investment in 5G technology is expected to exceed one trillion yuan ($145 billion) in the next five years, driving the total economic output to more than 10 trillion yuan, People's Daily reported on Wednesday, China Daily reports.
UNDP and CIP agree to cooperate on EU-funded initiative NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM A partnership agreement on the European Union (EU)-funded new initiative «Economic Empowerment of Afghan Women through Education and Training in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan» was signed between the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Kazakhstan and the Centre for International Programmes (CIP), UNDP Kazakhstan informs on its website.
Kazakh Ambassador presents credentials to President of Tajikistan DUSHANBE. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan’s Ambassador to Tajikistan Askar Tazhibayev presented credentials to President of Tajikistan Emomali Rahmon. The ceremony was held at the Palace of Nations in Dushanbe, Kazinform learnt from the press service of the Kazakh Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Azerbaijani FM meets with outgoing Kazakh ambassador BAKU. KAZINFORM Azerbaijan`s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has met with Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the country Beibit Issabayev on the occasion of his appointment to the post of the Head of the Representative Office of the President of Kazakhstan in the Parliament and thus termination of his diplomatic tenure in Azerbaijan, AZERTAC reports.
Morocco marks 20th anniversary of King Mohammed VI enthronement NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The reception dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the Enthronement of His Majesty Mohammed VI, King of Morocco was organized on July 30 in Nur-Sultan, Kazinform has learnt from the Embassy of the Kingdom of Morocco in Kazakhstan.
All parties to talks on Syria in Nur-Sultan confirm participation - MFA NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The 13th International High-Level Meeting on Syria will take place in Nur-Sultan on August 1-2. All the parties invited have confirmed their participation, Kazinform cites the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic Kazakhstan.
NASA's TESS mission discovers three new worlds NUR-SULTAN - LOS ANGELES - NASA's newest planet hunter, the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite (TESS), has discovered three new worlds -- one slightly larger than Earth and two of a type not found in our solar system -- orbiting a nearby star, according to the U.S. space agency, Xinhua has learned.
Scattered rains predicted across Kazakhstan on Wednesday NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - On July 31, the passage of atmospheric fronts will keep the weather unstable in most of Kazakhstan as there will be scattered rains with thunderstorms. Only the southern, central and northeastern parts of the country will see sunny rainless weather, Kazinform cites Kazhydromet Weather Service.