New York prepares to welcome 7 mln tourists over Christmas NEW YORK. KAZINFORM - Christmas has reached its full exuberance in a New York City set to welcome 7 million tourists - this is one of the cities that attracts the most tourism in the world - with 90-percent hotel occupancy and endless cultural riches, EFE reports.
Nazarbayev to represent Kazakhstan at informal EAEU summit in St Petersburg NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – First President-Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev will represent Kazakhstan at the upcoming informal EAEU summit in the Russian city of Saint Petersburg on Friday, Kazinform has learnt from Berik Uali, the Press Secretary of President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev.
148 mln U.S. consumers expected to shop on Super Saturday: NRF WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM An estimated 147.8 million U.S. consumers are expected to participate in shopping on Super Saturday, the Saturday before Christams, according to the annual survey released Tuesday by the National Retail Federation (NRF) and Prosper Insights & Analytics.
N. Korea establishes info website on science, technology SEOUL. KAZINFORM - North Korea recently established a website providing information on science and technology trade, its state media said Thursday, an apparent move to revitalize related sectors amid economic challenges stemming from global sanctions, Yonhap reports.
Kazakhstan-Thailand: Investment cooperation prospects for 2020 BANGKOK. KAZINFORM - On December 19, Kazakh Ambassador Ms. Raushan Yesbulatova met with Dr. P.Wasawong, Trade and Investment Division Executive of the Fiscal Policy Research Institute of Thailand and representatives of the Board of Investment of Thailand, during which Her Excellency pointed out the readiness of the Embassy to continue to facilitate effective cooperation in the development of trade dialogue between the two countries, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Nursultan Nazarbayev, the UAE Ambassador to Kazakhstan meet NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM First President of Kazakhstan-Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev met with Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to Kazakhstan Mohammed Ahmed bin Sultan Al Jaber, the Elbasy official website reads.
Al-Farabi: New Vector of Cooperation with Saudi Arabia ALMATY. KAZINFORM - Al-Farabi KazNU, being recognized as the best University of Islamic world, is actively expanding its partnership with leading HEIs in Saudi Arabia and opening new areas of cooperation, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the University.
Two indigenous languages are dying every month: UN Assembly President NEW YORK. KAZINFORM - Despite UN efforts throughout this International Year of Indigenous Languages to highlight the daily disappearance of mother tongues across the world, the President of the General Assembly (PGA) warned that «challenges persist nonetheless», Kazinform reports citing UN News.
Multilateral consultations to be held on dev't of UN Special Program for Aral Sea Basin ASHGABAT. KAZINFORM Multilateral consultations will be held at Turkmenistan's Foreign Affairs Ministry on the development of the UN Special Program for the Aral Sea Basin (UN SPAS) on Dec. 18, Trend reports referring to the State News Agency of Turkmenistan.
Doskhan Zholzhaksynov elected Honorary President of Qazaq Kuresi World Federation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - People's Artist of Kazakhstan, actor and film director Doskhan Zholzhaksynov was elected to the post of Honorary President of the World Federation «Qazaq Kuresi», Kazinform correspondent reports.
First fast food restaurant in Chukotka’s capital: what’s on the menu? MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - A medium-size cafe, dubbed Meatpoint, is in the very heart of Chukotka’s capital, TASS informs. The aroma of brewed coffee and cinnamon fills the room, Roxette’s music is in the background. A charming slim woman, Maya Kuznetsova, and other staff are busy behind the bar. She’s the cafe’s inspiration and manager.
Investments as a key driver of Kazakhstan’s economic growth: New enterprises, advanced technologies and job creation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM During the years of independence in Kazakhstan, a lot of work has been done in the investment sphere. For the first decades of sovereignty, the republic actively accepted offers of foreign investors to invest in new promising projects.
Government OKs Healthcare Development state program NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Government session chaired by Prime Minister Askar Mamin considered the results of the implementation of «Densaulyq» State Healthcare Development Program for 2016-2019, Kazinform refers to the press service of the Prime Minister.
Migrant Communities and Allies around the world celebrated International Migrants Day NEW YORK. KAZINFORM – The observance of International Migrants Day this year focuses on the stories of social cohesion, which are as varied and unique as each of the 272 million migrants living new lives and building new communities in every corner of the globe.
Yerzhan Maxim performs at Kazakhstan Independence Day celebration in London LONDON. KAZINFORM Kazakh singer Yerzhan Maxim performed at the celebration of the Independence Day and the Day of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan in London. The Embassy of Kazakhstan hosted the event at the Millbank Tower’s reception hall with magnificent views of London.