EU plan looks to reopen borders for summer tourism amid pandemic BRUSSELS. KAZINFORM - The European Commission offered a tourism and transport package on Wednesday, aiming to provide guidance for the European Union (EU) member states to gradually lift the internal travel restriction and reopen tourism, two months after strict measures were introduced to contain COVID-19.
EU supports Uzbekistan's accession to WTO BAKU. KAZINFORM High Representative and Vice-President of the European Commission Josep Borrell held a telephone conversation with Minister of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov on May 4, Trend reports citing the National News Agency of Uzbekistan.
Spotlight: EU restricts export of protective equipment amid spike in coronavirus cases BRUSSELS/BERLIN. KAZINFORM As Italy reported on Sunday its highest single-day deaths of 368 and France its biggest jump of over 900 new cases of coronavirus in one day, the European Union (EU) adopted a scheme to restrict the export of medical protective equipment and secure the supply within the bloc.
EU Ambassadors pay visit to Shymkent and Turkestan TURKESTAN. KAZINFORM On 2-5 March 2020, a delegation of the European Union member states' Ambassadors led by EU Ambassador to Kazakhstan Mr. Sven-Olov Carlsson travelled to Shymkent and Turkestan with a cluster visit, the press service of the EU Delegation to Kazakhstan informs.
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.