Kyrgyzstan to host Eurasian Week 2019 in September MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - The Eurasian Week 2019, the largest international business forum in the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), will be held in the Kyrgyz capital Bishkek from 25 to 27 September, BelTA learned from the organizing committee of the event.
Astana Opera Ballet Company's performance becomes gift to Kaunas NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - On July 5, a unique Gala Ballet program, featuring world classical masterpieces and works by outstanding choreographers of the 20th and 21st centuries, was presented to the Lithuanian audience by the Astana Opera Ballet Company. Thousands of tourists and residents of the city, who have gathered in an open area near the famous Kaunas Castle, expressed their appreciation and delight with stormy ovations and shouts of "bravo", Astana Opera's press office informs.
Kazakh President picks up challenge from 9-year-old schoolgirl NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Lyailim-Shyraq, 9-year-old student of a Lyceum recited an excerpt from a poem by great Kazakh poet Abai Qunanbaiuly and passed the challenge to President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Kazinform reports.
New sites inscribed on UNESCO's World Heritage List ALMATY. KAZINFORM 5 July 2019, the World Heritage Committee, meeting in Baku until 10 July, inscribed four natural sites in China, Islamic Republic of Iran, France, Iceland, and one mixed, i.e. natural and cultural, site in Brazil and two cultural sites in Burkina Faso and Iraq, the UNESCO Almaty Cluster Office's website reads.
Nasdaq Dubai, AIX agree to establish operational linkages NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Nasdaq Dubai and Astana International Exchange, AIX, in Kazakhstan have signed an agreement to establish a close operational relationship between the central securities depositories, CSDs, of both markets, WAM reports.
Wimbledon Roundup: Zhang Shuai into quarterfinals, Nadal, Federer move on LONDON. KAZINFORM China's Zhang Shuai reached the quarterfinals at Wimbledon for the first time in her career, defeating Dayana Yastremska of Ukraine 6-4, 1-6, 6-2 on Monday in the third round of the women's singles at the All England Club.
President's Cup 2019 to bring together 100 tennis players NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Kazakh President's Cup 2019, the international professional tennis tournament, as part of the ATP Challenger Tour and ITF Women's Circuit, will take place in the capital of Kazakhstan on July 15-21. The prize fund is USD 215,000, the capital city administration's official website reads.
MPs partake in opening IT training center in E Kazakhstan OSKEMEN. KAZINFORM - Majilis deputies Vassily Oleinik and Gennady Shipovskikh have met today with employees of Silumin-Vostok, an engineering company, in Oskemen, East Kazakhstan region, Kazinform cites the press service of the Majilis of the Parliament of Kazakhstan.
13 nations to vie for top trophy at Kazakh President's Cup 2019 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Kazakh President's Cup 2019, the VII International Boxing Tournament, will start on July 16 in the capital of Kazakhstan. It will bring together boxers from 13 states of the world, the capital city administration informs.
Vice Minister of National Economy of Kazakhstan named NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Government of Kazakhstan decreed to appoint temporarily Aigul Shaimova as the Vice Minister of National Economy of Kazakhstan for the period of the educational leave of Madina Zhunussbekova, the PM's press service reports.
Abu Dhabi to host 2020 World Future Energy Summit in January ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM The World Future Energy Summit, will host an unrivalled gathering of top-level government and business leaders when it returns to Abu Dhabi in January 2020, further reinforcing its place as the leading global event and business marketplace for future energy, cleantech and sustainability.
Astana's Fuglsang finishes among GC favorites in Tour de France Stage 3 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Today's hard final at the Tour de France stage 3 got animated by Omar Fraile and Alexey Lutsenko, but the Kazakh champion got caught and while Julian Alaphilippe won the stage and moved into the GC lead, Jakob Fuglsang was able to take the fourteenth place on the stage. Finishing in the group of GC favorites, Fuglsang didn't lose time on the first stage in line after his crash on stage 1, Kazinform has learnt from the club's press service.
Occasional showers to hit most regions of Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Most regions of Kazakhstan will see occasional showers accompanied by thunderstorms, stiff wind, hail, and squall today, July 9. Only the west and south of the country will enjoy fair weather without precipitation, Kazinform has learnt from Kazhydromet.