Green Central Asia project kicks off BERLIN. KAZINFORM Kazakh FM Mukhtar Tileuberdi attended the high-level conference themed Enhancing environment, climate and water resilience to launch the regional integration environment protection project Green Central Asia initiated by Germany within the realization of the new EU’s Strategy on Central Asia and Afghanistan, the Ministry’s press service reports.
Kazakh delegation participates in events dated to liberation of Auschwitz NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - On January 27, 2020, the Polish city of Auschwitz hosted commemorative events dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi death concentration camp «Auschwitz-Birkenau», which was attended by former prisoners, delegations from 56 countries and 6 international organizations, diplomats, artists, and representatives of public organizations from many countries, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Kazakhstan, UAE ink documents in Abu Dhabi NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan and the United Arab Emirates signed a number of documents following the bilateral talks in Abu Dhabi between President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al Nahyan, the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Kazinform reports.
UN Assistant Secretary-General to visit Kazakhstan next week NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Fabrizio Hochschild, Assistant Secretary-General for Strategic Coordination, UN Executive Office of the Secretary-General and Special Adviser on the Preparations for the Commemoration of the 75th Anniversary of the United Nations, is set to visit Kazakhstan in January 31-February 1, Kazinform has learnt from the official spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Aibek Smadiyarov.
Agenda of CIS Foreign Ministers Council meeting to be finalized on Jan 29 MINSK. KAZINFORM – A session of the Council of Permanent Plenipotentiary Representatives of the CIS Member States at the Charter-based and Other CIS Bodies will take place at the CIS Executive Committee in Minsk on 29 January, BelTA learned from the CIS Executive Committee.
Kazakhstan, Israel discuss cooperation in aviation industry NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Israel, Satybaldy Burshakov, met with Director General of the Israeli Civil Aviation Authority Joel Feldshukh and representatives of Israeli airlines, the press service of the Kazakh MFA informs.
Honorary Consulate of Kazakhstan opens in Sicily ROME. KAZINFORM – Last week, the Honorary Consulate of the Republic of Kazakhstan was opened in Messina. The representative of Italian business circles, lawyer Alessandro Arborio Mella di Sant’Elia, has been appointed as Honorary Consul of Kazakhstan, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Kazakh Ambassador pays working visit to Al-Qassim province NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - This week, H.E. Mr. Berik Aryn, the Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Saudi Arabia, visited Al-Qassim province, where he was received by the Prince Faisal bin Mishaal Al Saud, the Governor of Al-Qassim region, as well as met with Mr. Mohammed Al-Hnaya, the Secretary-General of the Al-Qassim Chamber of Commerce and Industry and business community of the region, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Kazakhstan, Hungary discuss cooperation in Budapest BUDAPEST. KAZINFORM - Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Hungary Mr.Zhanibek Abdrashov met on January 15 Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Finance of Hungary, co-Chairman of the Kazakh-Hungarian intergovernmental Committee on economic cooperation and of the Strategic Council, Chairman of the friendship group with Kazakhstan of the National Assembly (Parliament) of Hungary Mr. Mihály Varga, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Dutch Ambassador visits Atyrau region NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Ambassador Andre Carstens is paying a visit to Atyrau. He had a meeting with Mr Serik Shapkenov, First Deputy Akim (governor) of Atyrau region. The parties discussed the potential of further development of cooperation between Atyrau Region and the Netherlands, Kazinform has learnt from the Embassy of the Netherlands in Kazakhstan.