Kazakh journalist receives WinTrade Woman of the Year Award LONDON. KAZINFORM Kazakh journalist Akmaral Batalova won the WinTrade Woman of the Year Award 2019, for a series of reports and films about the protracted Syrian crisis. She was nominated for this award by a group of representatives of the House of Lords.
Astana Opera to tour Tashkent, to stage Opera Abai NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Within the framework of the Year of Kazakhstan in Uzbekistan, the Astana Opera will present Kazakh and world classical masterpieces on tour in Tashkent: on July 10 - Akhmet Zhubanov and Latyf Khamidi's Opera Abai, and on July 13 - Giacomo Puccini's Opera Madama Butterfly.
OSCE supports roundtable discussion on solid and organic waste management in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The OSCE Programme Office in Nur-Sultan will support a roundtable discussion on best practices in waste and landfill management technologies on the example of two Shchuchinsk-Borovskaya and Bayanaul resort areas with the participation of some 60 government, municipal, hospitality business and civil society representatives.
Exhibition of Great Steppe to open in Macedonia NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - On July 11, 2019 the National Museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan opens the exhibition "Great Steppe: H istory and Culture" in the exhibition hall of the National Archaeological Museum of North Macedonia, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the National Museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Abai Opera House makes tour of Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - As part of the celebration of the Day of the Capital, the anniversary tour of the Abai Opera House will take place at the Astana Opera Grand Hall. The creative team of the oldest Kazakh opera house, which turned 85 this season, will present the following operas: Pietro Mascagni's Cavalleria Rusticana, Ruggero Leoncavallo's Pagliacci, Gioachino Rossini's La Cenerentola, and ballets: Ludwig Minkus' Don Quixote and Boris Eifman's Anna Karenina to the music of Pyotr Tchaikovsky, the Astana Opera House Press Office informs.
My main goal is to make Almaty safe, comfortable metropolis, says mayor ALMATY. KAZINFORM - Mayor of Almaty Bakytzhan Sagintayev has signed up for social media Facebook (facebook.com/sagintayev.b), Twitter (twitter.com/sagintayev_b), and Instagram (instagram.com/sagintayev.b/), Kazinform cites the City Hall's PR Department.
Facebook to ban ads that tell U.S. citizens not to vote NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Facebook announced Sunday that it will ban ads on its platform that tell people in the United States not to vote, something it claimed happened during the 2016 presidential elections as part of a tactic to influence the polls, EFE reports.
Alexey Lutsenko defends his Kazakhstan national road race champion white jersey NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Astana Pro Team rider Alexey Lutsenko celebrates beautiful solo victory at Kazakhstan National Championships and defends his white road race champion jersey. Lutsenko wins 160-km-long road race by attacking solo from the breakaway of the day 10 km before the finish, the team's press office informs