KZT 150B allocated from government and regional budget during pandemic - Tokayev NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - 150 billion tenge has been allocated from the Government and regional budgets to deal with the coronavirus pandemic, Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev told the expanded Government session on Friday, Kazinform correspondent cites the Akorda's Twitter account.
Global economy may drop more than 5% in case of second pandemic wave MOSCOW. KAZINFORM The global economy may decline by more than 5% if the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic occurred, Deputy Chairman of the Russian Security Council Dmitry Medvedev said in an interview with reporters of the Komsomolskaya Pravda publishing house.
Kaspi.kz’s CEO Mikhail Lomtadze recognized as the best business leader in Kazakhstan ALMATY. KAZINFORM - Mikhail Lomtadze, the CEO of Kaspi.kz, has been recognized as the best business leader in Kazakhstan, according to PricewaterhouseCoopers’ (PwC) 2020 CEO Survey, Kazinform has learnt from the bank’s press service.
Kazakhstan to set up interdepartmental consumer protection board NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM «Kazakhstan will set up an interdepartmental consumer protection board,» Kazakh Trade and Integration Minister Bakhyt Sultanov said presenting draft law On amendments to some legislative acts of Kazakhstan on consumer protection» at today’s plenary session of the Kazakh Senate.
Global economy to shrink 6% in 2020 on coronavirus pandemic: OECD TOKYO. KAZINFORM The global economy is projected to shrink 6.0 percent in 2020 from the previous year, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development said Wednesday, labeling the new coronavirus pandemic as the worst economic crisis since World War II.