About 1.7 mln in need of humanitarian aid in Somaliland: charity MOGADISHU. KAZINFORM An estimated 1.7 million people are in critical need of humanitarian assistance in self-declared semi-autonomous region of Somaliland with poor rains and prolonged dry spells since 2016 deepening the crisis, a global charity warned on Wednesday, Xinhua reports.
Speaker of Macedonian Parliament invited to 4th Meeting of Speakers of Eurasian Countries' Parliaments ASTANA. KAZINFORM On March 15, 2019, Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Hungary and to the Republic of North Macedonia concurrently Nurbakh Rustemov held a meeting with the Speaker of the Parliament of Macedonia, Talat Xhaferi, in Skopje, where they discussed the state and prospects for development of inter-parliamentary relations between Kazakhstan and Macedonia.
Kazakh Vice Premier paid a working visit to China ASTANA. KAZINFORM As part of the working trip to China, 1st Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan - Finance Minister of Kazakhstan Alikhan Smailov, paid on March 19-20, met with Vice Premier of China's State Council Han Zheng, Minister of General Administration of Customs of China Ni Yuefeng and Finance Minister of China Liu Kun.
First President clearly defined horizons, parameters of country's further progress - Foreign Office ASTANA. KAZINFORM On 19 March 2019, Nursultan Nazarbayev, President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, made a historic address to the nation, conveying his decision to relinquish his duties as Head of State, and accordingly, signed the relevant Decree, according to the statement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Leader of Nation’s decision speaks volumes about his greatness, says Tokayev ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The Leader of the Nation's conscious decision speaks volumes about his greatness as a political figure of a global level and historic significance, said President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Our objective is to follow in First President’s footsteps in dignified manner - Aida Balayeva ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Aida Balayeva, Head of the Domestic Policy Department of the Presidential Administration of the Republic of Kazakhstan, commented on Nursultan Nazarbayev's decision to resign, Kazinform reports.
Fuglsang 3rd in Tirreno-Adriatico, Lutsenko wins GPM classification ASTANA. KAZINFORM - With a solid time trial, Jakob Fuglsang claimed his third place overall on the final day of Tirreno-Adriatico. Alexey Lutsenko won the GPM classification and is the most combative rider of this year's edition, because of his impressive performance on Saturday. Primoz Roglic won the overall classification by one second on Adam Yates, who is second overall in front of Jakob Fuglsang, Kazinform has learnt from the club's press service.
Sustainable development and innovation projects presented at Central Asian Research Forum in UK LONDON. KAZINFORM - The first stage of the Second Central Asian Research Forum on Sustainable Development and Innovation was held at Loughborough University, one of the UK's leading research universities. Young Kazakh scientists presented their scientific projects aimed at ensuring the sustainable development of the entire Central Asian region, Kazinform has learnt from the Kazakh Embassy in the UK.