Karaganda Academic Theatre of Musical Comedy to present its best productions at Astana Opera NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The creative team of the Karaganda Academic Theatre of Musical Comedy will offer an exclusive tour program to the attention of the residents and guests of the capital. On August 17, Maksim Dunayevsky’s musical Scarlet Sails will be held at the Astana Opera Grand Hall, and on August 24, Emmerich Kalman’s operetta Die Bajadere will be presented to the audience, Astana Opera informs.
Man held over Kyoto anime studio attack admits to using gasoline KYOTO. KAZINFORM - A 41-year-old man being held in connection with a deadly arson attack at a Kyoto animation studio has admitted to using gasoline to set fire to the three-story building and indicated that personal grudge was a likely motive, local police said Friday, Kyodo reports.
PM inspects restoration in Arys, construction pace in Turkestan TURKESTAN. KAZINFORM - In the course of his working visit to Turkestan region, Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Askar Mamin monitored the progress of the restoration work on damaged residential buildings, social facilities, and utilities in the town of Arys, Kazinform has learned from the press service of the Head of Government.
Bright musical youth of Kazakhstan to perform at Astana Opera NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM As part of the Year of Youth, a series of exciting concerts Music Holidays at the Astana Opera will traditionally be offered to the residents and guests of the capital. On July 26 and August 9, talented Kazakh students of leading Kazakhstani and foreign creative universities will perform at the Astana Opera Chamber Hall, Astana Opera informs on its website.
33 dead after man sets fire to Kyoto anime studio KYOTO. KAZINFORM - Thirty-three people died after a 41-year-old man allegedly stormed into a Kyoto animation production studio Thursday and set fire to it by spraying a flammable liquid, local police and rescuers said, Kazinform has learned from Kyodo News.
New head of President’s Representative Office in Parliament appointed NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Head of State has decreed today to appoint Beibit Issabayev as Head of the Representative Office of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kazinform reports with reference to the Akorda press service.
Kairat Nurpeisov relieved of post as Head of President's Representative Office in Parliament NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - By the Head of State’s Order, Kairat Aitmukhambetuly Nurpeisov was relieved of his post as Head of the Representative Office of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan due to a transfer to another appointment, Kazinform has learned from the press service of Akorda.
Tour de France Stage 12: Astana’s Bilbao takes second place after breakaway effort BAGNÈRES-DE-BIGORRE. KAZINFORM - After his two stage wins in the Giro d’Italia, Pello Bilbao just missed out on winning one in the Tour de France, finishing second behind Simon Yates, Astana Pro Team’s press office informs.