North Korea test-fired «railway-borne missile» on Sept. 15: KCNA TOKYO. KAZINFORM North Korea tested a «railway-borne missile system» on Wednesday, the official Korean Central News Agency reported Thursday, a day after Japanese authorities said the nuclear-armed nation launched two ballistic missiles in defiance of U.N. Security Council resolutions.
Two years of Kassym-Jomart Tokayev's presidency: Reforms, National Council of Public Trust, fight against coronavirus pandemic NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev took office on June 12, 2019. During the inauguration ceremony, the Head of State assured Kazakhstanis that he would always protect the interests of the country and his ultimate goal is to ensure the unity of society and protect the rights and interests of every citizen.
10 laws adopted as part of ambitious political reforms – Yerlan Karin NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – As part of the implementation of the initiatives put forward by the National Council of Public Trust 17 laws and three decrees of the Head of State have been adopted, Assistant to President Yerlan Karin said Friday, Kazinform correspondent reports.
President Tokayev to chair session of Supreme Eurasian Economic Council NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The regular session of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council under the chairmanship of President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev is set to be held on May 21, Kazinform has learnt from the President’s official spokesperson Berik Uali.
Expert highlights ever more important role of Turkic Council NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – In a telephone talk with Kazinform correspondent Deputy Director of the Kazakhstan Strategic Research Institute under the President Sanat Kushkumbayev noted the ever-increasing role of the Turkic Council, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kassym-Jomart Tokayev held virtual meeting with Professor Francis Fukuyama of Stanford University NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The President held a virtual meeting with Francis Fukuyama, a well-known American expert in international relations, Senior Fellow at Stanford University’s Freeman Spogli Institute, Kazinform cites the Akorda press service.
Int'l community pledges aid to blasts-stricken Lebanon PARIS. KAZINFORM - The international community on Sunday pledged timely and sufficient aid, well-coordinated under the leadership of the United Nations (UN), to assist the Lebanese people hit by the massive explosions at the Beirut port five days ago, Xinhua reports.
Swiss Ambassador completes diplomatic mission in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakh Foreign Minister Mukhtar Tileuberdi has met with outgoing Swiss Ambassador to Kazakhstan Urs Schmid as the latter completes his diplomatic mission in the country, Kazinform refers to the press service of the Foreign Ministry.
Afghan president and rival strike power-sharing deal after months of feuding KABUL. KAZINFORM - Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and his rival Abdullah Abdullah signed a power-sharing deal to end a months-long political stalemate, Ghani’s spokesman said on Sunday, a step that could smooth efforts to end the country’s long-running war, TREND reports.