The Nobel Prizes in Literature for 2018 and 2019 announced STOCKHOLM. KAZINFORM The Nobel Prize in Literature for 2018 is awarded to the Polish author Olga Tokarczuk «for a narrative imagination that with encyclopedic passion represents the crossing of boundaries as a form of life,» the Nobel PrizeTwitter account reads.
Belarus, Kazakhstan discuss industrial cooperation, joint assembly plants MINSK. KAZINFORM - A meeting of the Belarus-Kazakhstan intergovernmental commission on trade and economic cooperation was held in Nur-Sultan under the chairmanship of Belarus First Deputy Prime Minister Aleksandr Turchin and Kazakhstan Deputy Prime Minister Roman Sklyar, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian government. Participants of the meeting discussed the status of implementation of the bilateral cooperation roadmap for 2019-2020, ways to enhance industrial cooperation, and operation of joint assembly plants.
Satellites launched atop Russia’s Proton-M rocket put into designated orbits MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Two commercial satellites, Europe’s Eutelsat-5WB and US MEV-1, launched atop the Proton-M carrier rocket on Wednesday, were put into their designated orbits on Thursday, the International Launch Services (ILS) said on Twitter.
Kazakhstan investment prospects discussed in Brussels BRUSSELS. KAZINFORM - The Walloon Export Promotion and Foreign Investment Agency together with the Flemish Investment and Trade Agency has organized a round table «Kazakhstan - Belgium: Prospects for Trade and Economic Investment Cooperation», Kazinform correspondent reports.
Disneyland to appear in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Disneyland will be built in Nur-Sultan. Chief of the Department for Investments and Entrepreneurship Development Yerlan Bekmurzayev said it today at the 8th Global UNWTO Summit being held in the Kazakh capital today, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Laying fiber-optic cable to facilitate digital communication between Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan - Elmir Valizade BAKU. KAZINFORM Implementation of the project of laying an optical fiber trunk cable line along the bottom of the Caspian Sea between Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan will play an important role in creating digital communication between the two countries, Azerbaijani Deputy Minister of Transport, Communications and High Technologies Elmir Valizade said at the 16th meeting of the joint intergovernmental commission on trade and economic cooperation between Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan, Trend reports.
In the Power of Don Carlos NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Astana Opera invites residents and guests of the capital to get acquainted with the world classical masterpiece – Verdi’s opera Don Carlos. The entire opera house is now in the power of the composer: orchestra musicians, choir singers and soloists are rehearsing onstage, workers of the Scenic, Costume and Prop Shops are making the very last alterations. The premiere will take place on October 11 and 13 under the auspices of the Ministry of Culture and Sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the press service of Astana Opera informs.
No precipitation forecast in most regions of Kazakhstan Oct 10 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Weather without precipitation will stay in most regions of the country on Thursday. Northwestern and northern regions only will see frontal type precipitation with thunderstorms. Rains and wet snow are possible in northwestern regions, and hail is expected in northern parts. Fog and gusting wind are forecast in some areas. Dust storm will hit southern regions, Kazinform learnt from Kazhydromet.