Capital city renaming is logical appreciation of merits of Leader of the Nation, view NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM "Naming the capital city after the First President is logical appreciation of merits of the Leader of the Nation in building independent Kazakhstan," member of the People's Assembly of Kazakhstan, deputy chairman of Janghyru zholy, head of Zharasym youth organization Timur Dzhumurbayev said.
President visits Shymkent administrative and business centre SHYMKENT. KAZINFORM President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev visited the administrative and business centre to get familiarized with the architectural models of Shymkent city new district, a new terminal of the city airport, Koshkar Ata river bank and Yeski kalashyq development projects and construction of the new engineering infrastructure of Turan building estate, the Akorda press service reports.
WHO expert panel paves way for strong international governance on human genome editing GENEVA. KAZINFORM The World Health Organization's new advisory committee on developing global standards for governance and oversight of human genome editing has agreed to work towards a strong international governance framework in this area.
Karen Uhlenbeck, first woman to receive Abel Prize in mathematics PARIS. KAZINFORM UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay has congratulated mathematician Karen Uhlenbeck (USA), the first woman to receive the Abel Prize from the Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters, for her fundamental work in geometric analysis and gauge theory that has radically changed the landscape of mathematics.
Renaming of the capital is a landmark decision, Ashimbayev NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM 1st Deputy Chairman of Nur Otan Party Maulen Ashimbayev described the Law of Kazakhstan "On amendments to the Constitution of Kazakhstan" signed today and the Decree on renaming Astana as Nur-Sultan as a landmark decision.
Kazakh Ambassador handed a note verbale to CARICOM Secretary-General GEORGETOWN. KAZINFORM On March 20 Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Mexico Andrian Yelemessov presented a note verbale to Secretary-General of the Caribbean community (CARICOM) Irwin LaRoque accrediting him as the Plenipotentiary Representative of the Republic of Kazakhstan to CARICOM at the headquarters in the Cooperative Republic of Guyana.
Government and governors should create new workplaces, President TURKESTAN. KAZINFORM At the meeting with general public today Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has highlighted the importance of creating conditions for employment assistance and professional advancement of people, first of all, for the youth.
Kazakh PM arrives in Almaty rgn TALDYKORGAN. KAZINFORM Pursuant to the Kazakh President's task, Kazakh Prime Minister Askar Mamin has arrived in Almaty region to survey realization of structural and institutional reforms, set in the addresses and tasks of the First President - Leader of the Nation Nursultan Nazarbayev, primeminister.kz reports.
8th meeting of Kazakhstan-Korea Intergovernmental Commission on Trade, Economic Coop held in Seoul ASTANA. KAZINFORM On March 20, 2019, the 8th meeting of the Kazakhstan-Korea Intergovernmental Commission on Trade, Economic, Scientific and Technical Cooperation was held in Seoul. The Kazakhstan delegation was headed by Roman Sklyar, Minister of Industry and Infrastructure Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Korean delegation was headed by Son Yoon Mo, Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy of the Republic of Korea.
A round table on Kazakh legal system's modernization held in Bern BERN. KAZINFORM As part of the Kazakh-Swiss legal cooperation, a Round Table on legal reforms systematically and consistently carried out in Kazakhstan in accordance with the Nation Plan "100 concrete steps" was held. Kazakhstan's delegation at the event was led by the Deputy Minister of Justice Ms Elvira Azimova.
Kazakh President, Chairwoman of Russia's Federation Council talked over phone ASTANA. KAZINFORM President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and Chairwoman of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation Valentina Matviyenko had a telephone conversation, the Akorda press service reports.
Heavy rains and thunderstorms to hit south of Kazakhstan ASTANA. KAZINFORM The greater part of Kazakhstan is set to face today, March 23, weather without precipitations while heavy rains and thunderstorms are to hit locally the country's south. Fog, ice slick and increase of wind are to linger for another day across the country, Kazhydromet reports.