11 dead as coronavirus outbreak spreads in Italy ROME. KAZINFORM - Rome, February 25 - Eleven people have now died as Italy's coronavirus outbreak has spread from Lombardy and Veneto to Sicily, Tuscany and Liguria Tuesday and Premier Giuseppe Conte said the country would emerge form the crisis with its head held high, Kazinform has learnt from ANSA.
Kazakhstan and North Macedonia agree on cooperation in fight against crime NUR-SULTAN - SKOPJE. KAZINFORM – Prosecutor General of Kazakhstan Gizat Nurdauletov held a meeting with Minister of Justice of North Macedonia Renata Deskoska during his working visit to the country, Kazinform cites the Prosecutor General’s press service.
Great Steppe melodies fascinate Adriatic coast DUBROVNIK. KAZINFORM - TURKSOY Youth Chamber Choir, which consists of conservatory students of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkey, and Uzbekistan, successfully performed in the Croatian cities of Dubrovnik and Trogir, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakhstan Embassy in Croatia, BiH, and Montenegro.
Astana Opera Ballet Company's performance becomes gift to Kaunas NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - On July 5, a unique Gala Ballet program, featuring world classical masterpieces and works by outstanding choreographers of the 20th and 21st centuries, was presented to the Lithuanian audience by the Astana Opera Ballet Company. Thousands of tourists and residents of the city, who have gathered in an open area near the famous Kaunas Castle, expressed their appreciation and delight with stormy ovations and shouts of "bravo", Astana Opera's press office informs.
Kazakhstan, Austria intend to bolster inter-parliamentary cooperation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Chairwoman of the Senate of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan Dariga Nazarbayeva has met today with President of the Federal Council of the Parliament of Austria Ingo Appé, Kazinform cotes to the Kazakh Senate's press service.
Kazakhstan, Bulgaria mull over potential for further cooperation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Nurlan Nigmatulin, Chairman of the Majilis (lower house of the Kazakhstan Parliament), received Vassil Petkov, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Bulgaria to the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kazinform cites the house's press service.
Kazakhstan ratifies Transfer of Sentenced Persons Treaty with Lithuania NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev signed the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan "On the ratification of the Treaty on the transfer of persons sentenced to imprisonment and persons subject to compulsory medical measures between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Republic of Lithuania", Kazinform cites the press service of Akorda.
Kazakh FM meets with ambassadors of France, Spain ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan Beibut Atamkulov has received Ambassador of the French Republic to Philippe Martinet and Ambassador of the Kingdom of Spain David Carriedo, Kazinform cites the Kazakh MFA's press service.
EU-Arab League Summit to start in Egypt ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, will, alongside the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, represent the European Union at the 1st EU-League of Arab States (LAS) Summit on Sunday 24 and Monday 25 February in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, the European Commission's press office informs.
Macedonia in NATO accession deal after name dispute breakthrough with Greece ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Macedonia on Wednesday signed a protocol with NATO members paving the way for its eventual accession to the Atlantic Alliance after the Balkan nation agreed to officially change its name to end a dispute with Greece, EFE reports.