EBRD report: Kazakhstan has decade to prepare for global switch from oil LONDON. KAZINFORM Ahead of the major climate conference, COP24, a new EBRD report looks at Kazakhstan, reliant on oil exports for about half of its revenues, and the implications for the country's finances of a global shift away from fossil fuels, ebrd.com reports.
Xi Jinping: Under President Nazarbayev's leadership Kazakhstan achieved great success ASTANA. KAZINFORM - On behalf of Head of State Nursultan Nazarbayev, Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev paid an official visit to the People's Republic of China, Kazinform has learnt from primeminsiter.kz. In Beijing, Chinese President Xi Jinping received the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan.
TURKSOY joined 8th Intl Festival of Eurasian Schools of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Design ASTANA. KAZINFORM Last week, the International Organization of Turkic Culture (TURKSOY) participated in the 8th International Festival of Eurasian Schools of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Design held in Chisinau, the capital of the Republic of Moldova, Kazinform learnt from TURKSOY's website.
Number of foreign tourists to S. Korea soars 31% in October SEOUL. KAZINFORM - The number of foreigners who visited South Korea rose 31.1 percent in October from a year earlier mainly due to a base effect after visits by Chinese nationals plunged in 2017, the local tourism promotion agency said Thursday, Yonhap reports.
KASE day session: USDKZT_TОМ = 367.25 ALMATY. KAZINFORM - The afternoon foreign currencies trading session ended on Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE). For USDKZT_TOM this session is an additional one. No trading in instruments USDKZT_TOD, EURUSD_TOD, USDKZT_0_001 and USDKZT_0_002 was held today on KASE due to the holiday on November 22 in the US (Thanksgiving Day). 20 banks traded in the session.
Genetic mechanism discovery in ancient organism points to better disease treatment: research SYDNEY. KAZINFORM New evidence of advanced DNA regulation in an ancient marine organism shows that crucial mechanisms turning genes on and off may have originated much earlier than thought, a discovery that points to better understanding of genetic processes and disease treatment, according to Australian-linked research.
Darkhan Kaletayev suggests opening youth and family affairs divisions across Kazakhstan ASTANA. KAZINFORM Minister of Public Development Darkhan Kaletayev suggested establishing youth and family affairs divisions across the country. He said it at today's meeting of the Presidential Youth Affairs Council in Astana.
Private investment accounts for half of Turkestan rgn development funding ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The Majilis of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan has approved today the constitutional bill on amendments regarding the administrative-territorial structure of Kazakhstan in the first reading, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Sounds of Turkic World in TOKYO: Tour of TURKSOY to Japan came to an end ASTANA. KAZINFORM The tour of the Orchestra of Folk Instruments of The International Organization of Turkic Culture (TURKSOY) which started in Istanbul on November 7, 2018 ended with an unforgettable concert in Tokyo, TURKSOY informs on its website.
KASE morning session: USDKZT_TOM = 367.32 The morning foreign currency trading session ended on Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE). For USDKZT_TOM this session is the main. No trading in the instruments USDKZT_TОD and EURUSD_TOD was held on KASE today due to the holiday on November 22 in the US (Thanksgiving Day). 18 banks traded in the session.
Parliament set to reviewing EAEU's trade agrts with Iran, China ASTANA. KAZINFORM The Parliament of Kazakhstan has set to reviewing the draft laws on ratification of the Provisional Agreement on Establishment of the EAEU-Iran Free Trade Zone and the Agreement on Trade-Economic Cooperation of the EAEU and China, Kazinform reports.
Global economy remains at growing risks of trade tension, political uncertainty: OECD PARIS. KAZINFORM The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) on Wednesday projected lower global growth in 2019 on higher risks of trade conflicts and growing political uncertainty in many countries, Xinhua reported.
UK PM May meets European Commission president in Brussels for Brexit talks ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The prime minister of the United Kingdom arrived in Brussels on Wednesday where she met the president of the European Commission to go over final details in the negotiations for her country's withdrawal from the European Union, EFE reports.
EAEU PMs to meet in Minsk Nov 27 MOSCOW. KAZINFORM A session of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council will take place in Minsk on 27 November. The session will be attended by the prime ministers of the Eurasian Economic Union participating states, BelTA learned from the press service of the Russian government.