ADB to help women access affordable housing finance in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $100 million local currency equivalent loan to help expand the lending operations of the Housing Construction Savings Bank of Kazakhstan (HSCBK), the main institution implementing government housing finance programs in the country. This will allow more than 3,000 women, particularly in the rural areas, to have access to affordable housing finance, a press release from ADB reads.
Presidential youth personnel reserve presented in Singapore SINGAPORE. KAZINFORM - Representatives of the Agency for Civil Service Affairs, supported by the Astana Hub, participated in the «8th Temasek Foundation International Governance & Public Administration Program» at the Singapore Civil Service College, the press service of the Agency reports.
State program supporting ethnic Kazakhs living abroad to be developed NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – A state program to support ethnic Kazakhs living outside Kazakhstan is being developed in the country, said Magauiya Sarbasov, Vice President of the Otandastar Foundation, during the round table «Protecting Human Rights and Ethnic Minorities» held in Nur-Sultan.
Day of Afghan Youth in Kazakhstan: Journalism in Afghanistan ALMATY. KAZINFORM On October 18, 2019, UNESCO Almaty supported the day of Afghan Youth, organized by Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, as well as a memorial evening dedicated to Said Samim Faramarzu, a graduate of the faculty of pre-university education in 2011 and the faculty of Journalism in 2015.
Ending extreme poverty crucial to sustainable future for all: UN chief NEW YORK. KAZINFORM A sustainable future for all is unlikely unless globalization benefits all children, their families and communities, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said in his message for the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, on Friday.
Moscow holds Conference devoted to 150th anniversary of Alexander Zataevich MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - The VIII international scientific conference is being held in Moscow on the occasion of the 150th anniversary of the outstanding musicologist-ethnographer, People's Artist of Kazakhstan Alexander Zataevich, Kazinform correspondent reports.
We need to stand up now for the elderly: urges UN rights expert on World Day NEW YORK. KAZINFORM In the coming decade, the number of persons aged 60 or over is projected to grow by 46 per cent, making the increase in those officially classified as elderly, one of the «most significant transformations of this century,'' the United Nations declared on Tuesday, marking the International Day of Older Persons.
PM Mamin holds personal reception of citizens at Nur Otan office NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Under the instruction to fulfill the task of forming «Listening State» set by the Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev in his State of the Nation Address, Prime Minister Askar Mamin held a personal reception of citizens at the Nur Otan Party’s Republican Public Reception, Kazinform refers to the press service of the Prime Minister.
How many apartments will be distributed to large families in 2019? NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM First Vice Minister of Industry and Infrastructure Development Kairbek Uskenbayev announced the course of construction and distribution of rental housing for mothers with many children, Kazinform correspondent reports.
CIS to design system to help migrants find work in another state MINSK. KAZINFORM The Commonwealth of Independent Nations (CIS) will introduce a system to help migrants find employment in another CIS country, BelTA learned from Gennady Sedakov, Head of the Labor Migration Division of the Department of Employment of the Russian Ministry of Labor and Social Protection.
Influence of social networks discussed by expert council under SC NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – A meeting of the expert council under the Security Council of the Republic of Kazakhstan was held under the chairmanship of the Assistant to the President - Secretary of the Security Council of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kalmukhanbet Kassymov, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Family institution support center opens in Kazakh capital NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The first family institution support center Zhanuya (Family) was unveiled in the capital of Kazakhstan, Nur-Sultan. Deputy PM of Kazakhstan Berdibek Saparbayev and Nur-Sultan Mayor Altai Kulginov got familiarized with the work of the center.