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.
Kazakhstan, Mongolia exchanged letters of ratification of Treaty on transfer of sentenced persons NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan Shahrat Nuryshev and Ambassador of Mongolia to Kazakhstan Luvsan Battulga exchanged letters of ratification of the Agreement between the Republic of Kazakhstan and Mongolia on the transfer of sentenced persons, Kazinform reports citing the press service of the Kazakh Foreign Affairs Ministry.
Kazakh FM partakes in SCO Ministerial Council NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan, Mukhtar Tleuberdi, took part in an extraordinary meeting of the Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, which was held in a format of videoconference under the chairmanship of the Russian Federation, Kazinform reports citing the press service of the Kazakh Foreign Ministry.
New variety of sakura named ‘Nur-sultan’ introduced in Japan SAPPORO. KAZINFORM - A new variety of sakura has blossomed on the Hokkaido Island, which was named after the capital of Kazakhstan – «Nur-Sultan». The Forestry Research Institute of Hokkaido Prefecture bred this new variety, Kazakhstan Foreign Ministry informs.
Kazakhstan partakes in online session of CIS Ministerial Council NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - A regular meeting of the Council of Foreign Affairs Ministers of the Commonwealth of Independent States was held in the form of video conference. The event was attended by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan, Mukhtar Tleuberdi, reports the press service of the Foreign Affairs Ministry.
Prospects of post-pandemic sustainable development discussed at int'l online forum LONDON. KAZINFORM - Partnership and cooperation for sustainable development in Central Asia was the main topic of the plenary session of the Third Central Asian Research Forum on Sustainable Development and Innovation held online from 10 to 20 April 2020, the Kazakh Ministry of Foreign Affairs informs.
Kazakh citizens in Belarus recommended returning to Kazakhstan through other countries MINSK. KAZINFORM - The Embassy of Kazakhstan in Belarus recommends citizens of the Republic of Kazakhstan pre-plan the route for returning to their homeland through other countries since all Belavia flights to Kazakhstan are suspended, Kazinform reports citing the embassy's Facebook post.
Kazakhstanis evacuated from Latin America and the Caribbean NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - In connection with the rapid spread of coronavirus infection, the Kazakh Embassy in Mexico has assisted our compatriots in the return from Latin America and the Caribbean, the Kazakh Ministry of Foreign Affairs informs.