UAE Balloon Team to launch Expo Dubai Balloon Festival DUBAI. KAZINFORM - To mark the UAE hosting of the Expo Dubai, the UAE Balloon Team will organise Expo Dubai International Hot-Air Balloon Festival from October to December 2020 as part of the 15th UAE International Hot-Air Balloon Cup, WAM reports.
Astana win big at Vuelta Ciclista a la Region de Murcia Stage 2 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - It was a great day for Astana Pro Team in Murcia: Luis Leon Sanchez won the second stage of the race after his late solo attack, Omar Fraile won the sprint for the second podium place, taking also the red jersey of the best climber, Nikita Stalnov finished 5th in the general classification, while Astana became the best team of the race, Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.
China reports 2,009 new confirmed cases of coronavirus, 142 new deaths BEIJING. KAZINFORM - Chinese health authority Sunday said it received reports of 2,009 new confirmed cases of novel coronavirus infection and 142 deaths on Saturday from 31 provincial-level regions and the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps, Xinhua reports.
Astana’s Lutsenko climbs to 2nd place in Tour de la Provence Stage 3 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The iconic Mont Ventoux awaited the peloton on the penultimate stage of the Tour de la Provence today. As expected, the race went on fire as the riders tackled the steep last ascent. Alexey Lutsenko and Aleksandr Vlasov showed a strong performance, staying in the first chasing group and crossing the line in second and fourth place, Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.
Precipitation to douse Kazakhstan Feb 16 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Inclement weather is set to linger over most regions of Kazakhstan on Sunday, February 16, Kazinform has learnt from Kazhydromet. According to meteorologists, snowfall will douse northern Kazakhstan, while the south will see a mix of rain and snow.