CIS customs agencies discuss personnel training, interaction with railways in Bishkek NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - A delegation of the State Customs Committee of Belarus led by the committee's Chairman Yuri Senko took part in the 31st session of the joint board of the customs services of the Customs Union member states and the 69th session of the Council of Chiefs of Customs Services of the CIS Member States in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, the press service of the State Customs Committee of Belarus told BelTA.
Head of State enacts Action Plan for his election platform implementation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM -President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has decreed today to approve the Action Plan for the implementation of his election platform "Well-being for everyone! Continuity. Justice. Progress" and proposals received from citizens of the country in the course of "Bіrge" ("Together") national campaign, Kazinform cites the press service of Akorda.
OneWeb launches from Russia’s Vostochny space center to begin in early 2020 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Russia's Vostochny space center in the Far East will start launches under the OneWeb program in early 2020, Russia's Center for Operation of Space Ground-Based Infrastructure (TsENKI) said, TASS reports.
Kazakhstan assumes chairmanship of Nuclear Suppliers Group NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - During the Plenary meeting of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), Kazakhstan assumed the chairmanship of this influential association of 48 states exporting nuclear materials and developing the nuclear industry, the press service of the Kazakh Ministry of Foreign Affairs informs.
President receives CEO of National Scientific Medical Center NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, has received today the Chairman of the Management Board of National Scientific Medical Center JSC, Abai Baigenzhin, Kazinform cites the press service of Akorda.
Nursultan Nazarbayev unveils Ushqonyr sports center in Shamalgan SHAMALGAN. KAZINFORM - Nursultan Nazarbayev has participated today in the ribbon-cutting ceremony of Ushqonyr sporting arena in Shamalgan village, Karasai district of Almaty region, Kazinform cites the press service of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Yelbasy (Leader of the Nation).
Seoul hosts global health conference to combat contagious diseases SEOUL. KAZINFORM South Korea became the first Asian country to host a global health initiative conference to combat tuberculosis, human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and malaria, the Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (KCDC) said Wednesday.
Direct Line with Vladimir Putin: President's annual Q&A session MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Russian President Vladimir Putin addresses the nationwide audience during his annual Direct Line question and answer session, during the course of which he regularly manages to answer a multitude of questions flooding in by telephone, text, email, social media, or live via television studios.
Yelbasy to partake in Ushqonyr arena opening ceremony NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Yelbasy (Leader of the Nation), Nursultan Nazarbayev, will participate in the ribbon-cutting opening ceremony of Ushqonyr Sports Center, Yelbasy's Spokesman Aidos Ukibai wrote on Twitter, Kazinform reports
Astana's rider undergoes successful surgery after crash NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Today, in the hospital of the city of Dornach the Astana rider Andrey Zeits had a successful surgery on his left collarbone, broken yesterday in a bad crash on stage 4 of the Tour de Suisse, Kazinform has learnt from the club's press service.
China's Xi arrives in Pyongyang, 1st trip as president to N. Korea BEIJING. KAZINFORM Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Pyongyang from Beijing by plane on Thursday, making his first trip to North Korea since he came to power in 2013, Chinese state media reported, amid the stalled denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula.
EAEU deputy prime ministers to convene in Minsk on June 21 MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - A session of the Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission involving deputy prime ministers of the Eurasian Economic Union member states will take place in Minsk on 21 June, BelTA learned from representatives of the Eurasian Economic Commission.
Aktau Convention on Caspian Sea discussed in London LONDON. KAZINFORM - The agreements under the Convention on the Legal Status of the Caspian Sea, as well as further steps on its implementation were the topic of a specialised briefing hosted by the British-Kazakh Society for British politicians, experts and business executives. The event discussed prospects for cooperation in trade, economic, transport-transit, cultural and tourist areas in the Caspian region, Kazinform has learnt from the Kazakh Embassy in the UK.