Etihad, Air Arabia to launch Abu Dhabi’s first low-cost carrier SHARJAH. KAZINFORM Etihad Aviation Group, owner of the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, and Air Arabia, the Middle East and North Africa’s first low-cost carrier, today announced the signing of an agreement to launch ‘Air Arabia Abu Dhabi’, the capital’s first low-cost carrier.
Air Astana presented first Airbus A321 Long Range aircraft at ceremony in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Air Astana, Kazakhstan’s leading carrier, presented its first Airbus A321 Long Range (LR) aircraft at a ceremony held in the airline’s technical centre at Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport last week.
Kazakhmys overviewed operating activity for 9 months of 2019 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kazakhmys Holding LLC has produced 184,029 thousand tons of copper in cathode equivalent for 9 months of 2019. This indicator surpassed last year indicator for the same period (2018) by 9,3 thousand tons (+5,3%), the company's press release reads.
Moscow to host CSTO military economy conference on 23 October MOSCOW. KAZINFORM The first international conference of the Collective Security Treaty Organization will take place in Moscow on 23 October to discuss development trends, problems, and prospects of military economy cooperation of the CSTO member states, BelTA has learned.
14 percent of the world's food is lost after harvesting: FAO ROME. KAZINFORM A new report launched today by the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation, FAO, provides insights into how much food is lost - as well as where and why - at different stages of the food supply chain, calls for informed decisions for an effective reduction and offers new ways to measure progress.
Japan to use 710 million yen from reserves to tackle typhoon damage TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Japan will disburse about 710 million yen ($6.5 million) from reserves in the fiscal 2019 budget to deal with the aftermath of the most powerful typhoon to hit the country in decades, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Wednesday.
Senate Chairwoman holds talks on sidelines of World Cancer Leaders’ Summit NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Chairwoman of the Senate of Kazakhstan Parliament, Director of the Foundation of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Elbasy Dariga Nazarbayeva, has held a number of meetings on the sidelines of the World Cancer Leaders’ Summit which is taking place in Nur-Sultan, Kazinform reports.
Kazakhstan supports peace process on Korean Peninsula, FM NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazakhstan supports the peace process on the Korean Peninsula, this has been stated by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan Mukhtar Tleuberdi at the 12th Cooperation Forum «Republic of Korea – Central Asia», Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakh Ambassador presents letters of credence to South African President PRETORIA. KAZINFORM - Kanat Tumysh, new Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the Republic of South Africa, presented his letters of credence to Cyril Ramaphosa, President of South Africa, during a solemn ceremony held in the Sefako Makgatho Presidential Guesthouse, Kazinform has learnt from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan.
Senate Speaker urges Singapore to expand economic ties with Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Chairwoman of the Senate of Kazakhstan Parliament Dariga Nazarbayeva has received Teo Chee Hean, Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security of Singapore, Kazinform reports referring to the press service of the Senate.
Kazakhstan joins the Group of States Against Corruption NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Republic of Kazakhstan and the Council of Europe have signed an agreement on Kazakhstan’s entry into the Group of States Against Corruption (GRECO), Kazinform reports referring to the press service of the Anti-Corruption Service of Kazakhstan.
HAGIBIS: Death toll climbs to 73, damage uncovered in typhoon-hit Japan TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Japanese rescuers raced against the clock Tuesday to locate 14 people still missing after a catastrophic typhoon over the weekend killed at least 73 others and paralyzed numerous areas with flooding, Kazinform has learnt from Keyodo News.