President Tokayev receives Foreign Minister Mukhtar Tileuberdi NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kassym-Jomart Tokayev was informed about the main results of the Foreign Ministry’s work since the beginning of 2020, including international events held within both bilateral cooperation and international organizations.
Elbasy’s global anti-nuclear initiatives highly regarded in Japan TOKYO. KAZINFORM - On December 1, a round table dedicated to the Day of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan was held in Tokyo. The event was attended by former Japanese Prime Minister Yasuo Fukuda, President of the Goi Peace Foundation Hiroo Sayonji, Director of the Tokyo National Museum Masami Zeniya and expert community representatives, Kazinform cites the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan and Russian experts debate bilateral relations agenda MOSCOW. KAZINFORM The Kazakh Embassy in Russia and the Kazakhstan Institute of Strategic Research under the Kazakh President co-organized an international roundtable themed The agenda of Kazakhstan –Russian relations in the focus of experts of both nations, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Malaysian scholar’s book about Al-Farabi discussed vie videoconferencing KUALA LUMPUR. KAZINFORM - As part of the celebration of the 1150th anniversary of the outstanding scientist and thinker Al-Farabi on November 24, 2020 the Kazakh Embassy in Malaysia and the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, International Islamic University Malaysia held an international scientific videoconference «Al-Farabi, the Universal Thinker, Discussion of Osman Bakar's Al-Farabi: Life, Thought and Significance», Kazinform cites the Kazakh Foreign Affairs Ministry.
Agreement on Turkic Academy’s status signed in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakh Foreign Minister Mukhtar Tleuberdi and President of the Turkic Academy Darkhan Kydyrali have signed the agreement reached between the Kazakh Government and the International Turkic Academy on the conditions for and order of locating the Turkic Academy, Kazinform cites the official Telegram channel of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan’s Honorary Consulate opens in Georgia’s Rustavi RUSTAVI. KAZINFORM - In the city of Rustavi on November 5, 2020, the opening ceremony of the office of the Honorary Consulate of the Republic of Kazakhstan with the consular district of Kvemo-Kartli and Mtskheta-Mtianeti regions took place, Kazinform cites the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan’s Umarov delivered credentials to IAEA and CNTBTO reps VIENNA. KAZINFORM Permanent Representative of Kazakhstan to the international organizations in Vienna, ambassador Kairat Umarov delivered credentials to Rafael Mariano Grossi, the director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and Lassina Zerbo, Executive Secretary, Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO), the Kazakh MFA’s Telegram Channel reads.
UNDP and MFA discuss priorities of cooperation under new Country Programme 2021-2025 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM UNDP Resident Representative Yakup Beris held a meeting with Kazakh Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Yerzhan Ashikbayev to discuss the priority areas of cooperation under the newly adopted Country Programme for 2021-2025, and its operationalization through joint initiatives as part of the longstanding development cooperation between the Government of Kazakhstan and UNDP.
Kazakhstan’s hi-tech projects presented in Japan TOKYO. KAZINFORM - On October 9, 2020, a number of large-scale investment projects worth more than USD 5 bln were presented to the members of Kazakhstan-Japan Business Council and representatives of Japanese transnational corporations, Kazinform reports citing the Kazakh Foreign Ministry’s press service.
Kazakh Foreign Minister, Pakistani Ambassador discussed coop issues NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakh Foreign Ministry Mukhtar Tileuberdi has held a meeting with Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to Kazakhstan Mr. Imtiaza Ahmad Kazi today, where the latter conveyed the message of Pakistani Foreign Minister Mr. Shah Mehmood Qureshi, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh Foreign Ministry.
Kazakhstan, Estonia discuss role of healthcare digitalization in countering COVID-19 pandemic NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - On July 23, 2020, Embassy of Kazakhstan in Estonia organized a video conference with the participation of the organizers of the digital development of Estonian healthcare, medical companies, representatives of the IT industry and Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Estonia N.Seitimov, Vice Minister of Digital Development, Innovations and Aerospace Industry of the Republic of Kazakhstan A.Ospanov , Director of the Department of digitalization of the Ministry of Healthcare of the Republic of Kazakhstan B.Yesenbayev and head of the Competence Center E.Makulbekov. Kazinform has learnt from Foreign Affairs Ministry of Kazakhstan.
Oxford scientific symposium focuses on al-Farabi’s legacy OXFORD. KAZINFORM - ‘Al-Farabi: life and legacy’ was the title of the international scientific symposium hosted at the premises of the University of Oxford to celebrate the 1,150th anniversary of Abu Nasr al-Farabi, the great scholar of the East. Leading researchers of al-Farabi’s legacy from the UK, Kazakhstan, the USA and Germany took part in the online symposium, Kazinform has learnt from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Kazakhstan sends humanitarian aid to Afghanistan HAIRATAN. KAZINFORM - The ceremony of the official transfer of Kazakhstani humanitarian aid for the people of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan was held, Kazinform reports citing the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Kazakh FM attends Belt and Road int’l conference on fight against COVID-19 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kazakh Foreign Affairs Minister Mukhtar Tileuberdi took part in the High-level Video Conference On Belt and Road International Cooperation themed Solidarity in fighting against COVID-19 pandemic, the Ministry’s press service reports.
«Research Kazakhstan» fellowship founded in Japan TOKYO. KAZINFORM - On June 10, 2020, the constituent meeting of «Research Kazakhstan» Fellowship was held in Tokyo, where experts took part at the «Kazakhstan Today: Сontinuity and Development Prospects» roundtable. Kazinform has learnt from the official website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan.