DP World, Azerbaijan explore future opportunities for economic cooperation DUBAI. KAZINFORM - DP World Group Chairman and CEO Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem yesterday met with the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev to explore future opportunities for economic cooperation and existing arrangements to develop logistics infrastructure in the country, WAM reports.
Innovation for Children brings together Belarus and Kazakhstan pioneers MINSK. KAZINFORM A UNICEF-led delegation from Kazakhstan concluded its visit to Minsk, Belarus, where participants learned from the country's on experience in promoting blockchain technologies and supporting young entrepreneurs, while creating favourable conditions for the development of blockchain for good and building stronger collaboration between Kazakhstan and countries in Eastern Europe and Central Asia in advancing the rights and wellbeing of children through new technologies.
Kazakh, EU MPs discuss the future of inter-parliamentary cooperation ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Majilis Speaker of Kazakhstan Nurlan Nigmatulin met on Thursday with a delegation of the European Parliament led by Co-Chairman of the Kazakhstan-EU Parliamentary Cooperation Committee Iveta Grigule, Kazinform has learnt from the chamber's press service.
FAO Regional Conference for Europe (ERC) to hold its session in Russia ROME. KAZINFORM The 31st session of the FAO Regional Conference for Europe (ERC) is open to all FAO Members in the Europe and Central Asia region, to representatives of the United Nations Bodies and Specialized Agencies, and to selected Observers. It will take place in Voronezh, Russian Federation, 16-18 May 2018.
Nursultan Nazarbayev is a wise and talented leader, says Russian President ASTANA. KAZINFORM - President of Russia Vladimir Putin revealed what amazes him about Kazakh leader Nursultan Nazarbayev in an interview with the Television and Radio Complex of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kazinform reports.
Kazakh ambassador honors Norway liberators in Oslo ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Norway Kairat Abuseitov took part in the wreath-laying ceremony at the monument to Soviet soldiers at Vestre gravlund cemetery in Oslo on the occasion of the Victory Day, Kazinform has learnt from the embassy's press service.
Occasional rains expected in most regions of Kazakhstan on Thursday ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Occasional rains are forecast for most regions of Kazakhstan on Thursday, Kazinform has learnt from Kazhydromet. Meteorologists predict that southern, southeastern, northeastern and central Kazakhstan will enjoy weather without precipitation. Parts of the country will observe stiff wind, fog, thunderstorm, and dust storm. Chances of hail will be high in western Kazakhstan.
Astana's Lopez crashes at Stage 5 of Giro d'Italia ASTANA. KAZINFORM - It was a day of bad luck for Astana's leader Miguel Angel Lopez, who crashed on a descent with just 5,6 km to go at stage 5 of the Giro d'Italia. Fortunately, he avoided any serious injures crashing on the grass, but it was impossible for him to avoid time lose since the crash was too close to the finish line, Kazinform has learnt from the club's official website.