Number of coronavirus-infected people in Kazakhstan may grow to four thousand NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazakhstan is at the peak stage of the coronavirus epidemic, this has been stated by the Chief State Sanitary Doctor of the Republic of Kazakhstan Aizhan Yessmagambetova during an online briefing in the Central Communications Service.
Tehran, Moscow, Ankara confirm plans to hold Syria summit in Iran TEHRAN. KAZINFORM - The Iranian, Russian and Turkish foreign ministers, Javad Zarif, Sergey Lavrov and Mevlut Cavusoglu, have confirmed plans to hold the next round of talks on the Syrian settlement in the Astana format on Iran’s soil, the Iranian Foreign Ministry’s press service said.
40% of passengers to wait 6 months for air travel: IATA ANKARA. KAZINFORM - Around the world, 40% of passengers are planning to wait at least six months or more for air travel due to the global coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, according to a survey conducted by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) on Tuesday.
Official: COVID-19 kills 94 more in Iran TEHRAN. KAZINFORM – Head of Iran’s Health Ministry’s Public Relations Office Kianoush Jahanpour said on Wednesday that 63,113 people out of a total of 85,996 infected with the coronavirus have survived while 5,391 have unfortunately succumbed to death, IRNA reports.
255 thousand jobs to be created as part of Employment Roadmap NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Within the framework of the Employment Roadmap it is planned to create 255 thousand jobs at 6.5 thousand infrastructure projects, Kazinform reports with the reference to the press service of the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Population.
Researchers observe risky «strand feeding» behaviour in Australian dolphins SYDNEY. KAZINFORM Researchers revealed on Monday they have for the first time identified an exceptional hunting behaviour known as strand feeding in Australian dolphins, where the marine mammals deliberately beach themselves in order to catch their prey.
KazNU to continue lead Global Hub of UN Academic Impact Program on Sustainable Development ALMATY. KAZINFORM - By decision of the United Nations, Al-Farabi KazNU will continue to lead the Global Hub of the UN Academic Impact Program on Sustainable Development for the fourth consecutive term. This is evidence of the high international recognition of successful activities of the leading Kazakhstani university, which is making a significant contribution to realization of the goals of sustainable development, Kazinform has learnt from the university’s press service.
Belarusian parliament to ratify EAEU–Serbia FTA during spring session MINSK. KAZINFORM – The House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus will consider ratifying the agreement on a free trade zone between the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) and Serbia, BelTA learned from Sergei Dik, a member of the International Affairs Commission of the lower chamber of the Belarusian parliament, BelTA reports.
World Heritage Volunteers Initiative ALMATY. KAZINFORM Within the framework of the UNESCO World Heritage Education Programme, the World Heritage Volunteers (WHV) Initiative was launched in 2008 in collaboration with the Coordinating Committee for International Voluntary Service (CCIVS) to mobilize and involve young people and youth organizations in World Heritage preservation and promotion, the UNESCO Almaty Cluster Office’s official website reads.