S. Korea: New cases stay in 1,200s for 2nd day, no signs of letup amid 4th wave of pandemic SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases stayed in the 1,200s for the second day in a row Tuesday due to fewer tests amid the fourth wave of the outbreak across the country, Yonhap reports.
IMF approves largest SDR allocation in history to boost global liquidity WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM The board of governors of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved a new general allocation of Special Drawing Rights (SDR) equivalent to 650 billion U.S. dollars, the largest allocation in the IMF's history, in an effort to boost global liquidity amid the COVID-19 pandemic, according to an IMF statement released Monday.
Karaganda Pharmaceutical Plant to supply Kazakhstan with 2mln Sputnik V doses KARAGANDA. KAZINFORM – The Karaganda Pharmaceutical Plant has concluded an agreement with SK-Pharmacy to supply another 2 million doses of the Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine to Kazakhstan, Kazinform cites the official Telegram channel of the Plant.
New infections dip on fewer tests; COVID-19 cases top 200,000 in S.Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases fell to the 1200s Monday as fewer people got tested over the weekend, but health authorities remain wary over continued infections during the summer vacation season amid the fourth wave of the pandemic, Yonhap reports.