Remains from Hellenistic and Roman times shed light on ancient city ATHENS. KAZINFORM Greek archaeologists brought to light new significant finds that cast light on an ancient city in Korinthos, 100 kilometres west of Athens, that was only known from historical sources, Greek Culture Ministry announced in a statement on Tuesday.
OSCE supports workshop on promoting Open Government Partnership in Kazakhstan ASTANA. KAZINFORM The OSCE Programme Office in Astana will organize a one-day training workshop for non-governmental organizations from Almaty aimed at exploring benefits and challenges of joining Open Government Partnership initiative.
Kazakhstan opens Honorary Consulate in Austrian town of St. Pölten ASTANA. KAZINFORM A ceremony to mark the opening of the Honorary Consulate of the Republic of Kazakhstan was held at the administrative center of the Federal State of Lower Austria in St. Pölten town. The aim of the new Consulate is to establish interregional relations and further develop ties between Kazakhstan and Austria, MFA press service informs.
E Kazakhstan, EBRD sign KZT 87B worth of credit agreements UST KAMENOGORSK-BEIJING. KAZINFORM Ust Kamenogorsk Transport Company and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) signed a credit agreement up to KZT 5.4 billion at today's Central Asian Investment Forum, the Governor's press service reports.
KazNU's scientific journal added into Web of Science Core Collection ASTANA. KAZINFORM According to the Clarivate Analytics International Agency which operates information systems and collections on intellectual property, scientific journal of the Al-Farabi KazNU "International Journal of Biology and Chemistry" has entered into the database of emerging scientific sources - Web of Science Core Collection, the University's press service says.
EBRD to step up cooperation with China and EU on Central Asia investment LONDON. KAZINFORM - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) plans to step up its cooperation with China and the European Union (EU) in order to deliver increased levels of high-quality investment in Central Asia and beyond, ebrd.com reports.
Etihad Airways, EAD launch Abu Dhabi Birdathon to commemorate Year of Zayed ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM - Etihad Airways and the Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi, EAD, today launched the Abu Dhabi Birdathon at the Al Wathba Wetland Reserve. The initiative celebrates the Year of Zayed by honouring and commemorating the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan's deep connection to sustainability, WAM reports.
Nursultan Nazarbayev visits robotic surgery center in Astana ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Head of State Nursultan Nazarbayev has visited today the Kazakhstan International Reference and Training Center of Robotic Surgery under the Medical Center of the Department of Presidential Affairs in Astana, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
S.Korea, U.S. seeking to hold high-level economic dialogue next month: source SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea and the United States are seeking to hold a high-level economic dialogue in Washington next month, possibly over the future direction of bilateral cooperation, a government source in Seoul said Wednesday, Yonhap reports.
Kazakhstan maps out Year of Youth Roadmap - Minister Kaletayev ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Kazakhstan has mapped out the Roadmap on implementation of the Year of Youth, Minister of Social Development Darkhan Kaletayev told participants of the republican forum in Astana organized by the Nur Otan Party, Kazinform reports.
Eurasian Mining and Geology Forum kicks off in Minsk ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The Eurasian Mining and Geology Forum "Digitalization of the Mining Industry for Joint Development and Prosperity in Eurasia" will take place in Minsk on 14-16 November, BelTA learned from the press service of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of Belarus.
Kazakhstan increases gasoline production by 27.8% over past 10 months ASTANA. KAZINFORM - In January-October 2018, the gasoline production in Kazakhstan reached 3,246.1 thousand tons, increasing by 27.8% year on year, Kazinform correspondent cites the Statistics Committee of the Kazakh Ministry of National Economy.
Alexandr Vinokurov: We are grateful to each of riders, who were part of Astana Pro Team ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The structure of cycling is such that every year in professional teams there are changes in their rosters: some of the riders leave the team, someone comes. At the end of 2018, 10 riders will leave Astana Team: Michael Valgren, Tanel Kangert, Oscar Gatto, Jesper Hansen, Moreno Moser, Sergei Chernetskii, Andriy Grivko, Truls Korsaeth, Riccardo Minali, and Ruslan Tleubayev. Someone will continue his career in other professional teams, setting new goals, someone decides to quit his cycling career, focusing on life outside the sport, the team's press office informs.