Astana Opera's soloist became Laureate the First President's Foundation prize ASTANA. KAZINFORM The Astana Opera Soloist, Chevalier of the Order of Kurmet, winner of many international competitions Aizada Kaponova became a laureate of the Prize of the Foundation of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the Musical Art category.
New social support measures to largely contribute to wellbeing of friendly Kazakh people - Kirtan Bhana ASTANA. KAZINFORM The new social support measures will largely contribute to the wellbeing of friendly Kazakh people, Kirtan Bhana, Director of The Diplomatic Society magazine, says commenting on the new social support initiatives outlined by President Nursultan Nazarbayev at Nur Otan Party's 20th Jubilee Congress.
Lord Mohammad Itlaf Sheikh: President Nazarbayev cares about Kazakhstan people's wellbeing ASTANA. KAZINFORM President Nursultan Nazarbayev cares about the well-being of the people of Kazakhstan. Lord Mohammad Itlaf Sheikh, Vice Chairman of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Kazakhstan at the UK Parliament, said it commenting on the Kazakh Leader's initiatives put forward at Nur Otan Party's Jubilee Congress in Astana on February 27.
OIC Secretary General meets with foreign ministers on eve of CFM meeting, Abu Dhabi ADU DHABI. KAZINFORM The Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), Dr Yousef Ahmed Al-Othaimeen, on 28 February 2019 in Abu Dhabi met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the UAE, H.H. Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, on the occasion of the 46th Session of the OIC Council of Foreign Ministers scheduled for 1-2 March 2019 at the UAE capital, Abu Dhabi.
Kazakh President appoints Supreme Court Council members ASTANA. KAZINFORM President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev decreed to appoint judge of the Kazakh Supreme Court Meiram Zhanguttinov, judge of the East Kazakhstan regional court Nurmakhanbet Yelemessov, judge of the Medeu district court of Almaty Yel-Nazar Manapov, rector of the Academy of Justice under the Supreme Court of Kazakhstan, Professor Tolesh Kaudyrov, head of the republican social association Kazakhstan's law society as the members of the Supreme Court Council of Kazakhstan, the press service of the Supreme Court Council reports.
Combating trafficking in human beings focus of OSCE-supported training seminar in Kazakhstan ASTANA. KAZINFORM 16 representatives of the akimats (regional administration) of 14 regions of Kazakhstan responsible for the work of the regional commissions on combating illegal export, import and trafficking in human beings took part in an OSCE-supported training seminar on combating human trafficking, which concluded on 1 March 2019 in Almaty, Kazakhstan.
Kazakh Speaker, Finland's Trade Minister met in Astana ASTANA. KAZINFORM Chairman of the Kazakh Parliament Kassym-Jomart Tokayev received Minister of Foreign Trade and Development of Finland, co-chair of the trade and economic cooperation commission Anne-Mari Virolainen, the Senate's press service reports.
Kazakh Defense Ministry holds briefing for foreign military attaches ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Vice Minister of Defense, Major General Talgat Mukhtarov held a press briefing for diplomatic corps accredited in Kazakhstan on results of the Ministry's activity at the National University of Defense named after the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Mets warn weather conditions to change across Kazakhstan this weekend ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Snowfall, blizzard, strong gusty wind and black ice are in store for Kazakhstan this weekend, Kazinform has learnt from Kazhydromet. The weather conditions will be dictated by the cyclones shifting from Central Asia and European part of Russia.
Kazakh ambassador to Pakistan holds briefing on Nur Otan Party's Congress results ISLAMABAD. KAZINFORM - Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the Islamic Republic of Pakistan H.E. Mr. Barlybay Sadykov held a briefing for the heads of leading mass media of Pakistan, Kazinform has learnt from the Kazakh MFA's press service.
Archaeologists discover ancient metal melting furnace in Turkestan TURKESTAN. KAZINFORM - Archaeologists found kilns for making of clay bricks (presumably the 14th century) at the Azret-Sultan State Historical and Cultural Reserve-Museum in Turkestan. Also, an ancient furnace for the smelting of non-ferrous metals was found at Karashyk-1 site, Kazinform cites Yuzhniy Kazakhstan Newspaper.
Kim, Trump agree to continue ‘productive dialogues': KCNA SEOUL. KAZINFORM - North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and U.S. President Donald Trump agreed to continue "productive dialogues" to resolve issues raised at their second summit in Hanoi, Pyongyang's official news agency said Friday, a day after the talks ended without a written agreement, Yonhap reports.
Precipitation predicted in Kazakhstan on Friday ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The passage of atmospheric fronts will cause precipitation in most of Kazakhstan, mostly snow in the northern part of the country, whereas the southeastern region will see no precipitation. Patchy fog, ice slick, blizzard, and strong winds are expected, Kazinform cites Kazhydromet Weather Service.
Astana ProTeam defends Kudus lead in Tour du Rwanda Stage 5 ASTANA. KAZINFORM - A strong team's work of all Astana Pro Team riders helped Merhawi Kudus to extend his lead in the general classification of the Tour du Rwanda for another day. The breakaway saw the finish line at today's stage 5 (Karongi - Musanze, 138.7 km) as the Eritrean rider Biniyam Ghirmay took the win in a sprint from a small group of escapers. Merhawi Kudus surrounded by teammates finished safely in the main group, Kazinform has learnt from the club's press service.