S. Korea’s virus cases continue to slow, cluster infection still worrisome SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's new coronavirus outbreaks continued to slow down Saturday, with more patients recovering from the novel coronavirus than new cases for the second day in a row, spawning cautious hopes that the virus outbreak in the country may be on a path toward containment, Yonhap reports.
Kazakhstan postpones school olympiads, suspends children camps’ activity NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan has postponed all school olympiads and suspended the work of children’s camps in order to prevent the spread of coronavirus, Minister of Education and Science Askhat Aimagambetov said Saturday.
Int’l Tennis Tournament canceled in Kazakh capital to prevent coronavirus spread NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The Organizing Committee of the international tennis tournament Nur-Sultan Challenger has made a decision to cancel the remaining matches in order to prevent the spread of coronavirus, Kazinform has learnt from the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Trump declares national emergency in U.S. WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM - President Donald Trump said Friday he was declaring a national emergency -- «two very big words» -- to free up $50 billion in federal resources to combat coronavirus even as he refused to take personal responsibility for administration failures early in the outbreak, CNN reports.
Precipitation to douse most regions of Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Most regions of Kazakhstan will observe precipitation, mostly wet and very wet snow, on Saturday. Only the south, southeast and center of the country will enjoy weather without precipitation. Parts of the country brace for stiff wind, fog, and black ice, Kazinform has learnt from Kazhydromet.