Saudi Arabia keen on investing in agriculture of Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM On August 22, Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Saudi Arabia Mr. Berik Aryn visited head office of the Saudi Agricultural and Livestock Investment Company (SALIC) in Riyadh where he had a meeting with Mr. Matthew Jansen, the Chief Executive Officer. During the meeting they discussed issues regarding the establishment of cooperation between Kazakhstan and the company, as well as the opportunities to attract Saudi investments in our country, the press service of the Kazakh MFA informs.
EEC to promote cooperation between lift makers MOSCOW. KAZINFORM The Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) will promote cooperation between producers of elevator equipment in the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), Member of the Board (Minister) for Industry and Agribusiness Complex of the EEC Aleksandr Subbotin said, BelTA learned from the EEC press service.
Arys explosion: commander and deputy commander of military unit arrested NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Military Investigation Division of the Investigative Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan detained the Commander of the Military Unit and the Deputy Commander - Head of the Artillery Ammunition Storing Facility over a criminal case into the explosion at the depot in the town of Arys, Kazinform has learned from the Interior Ministry’s press service.
AL-Farabi KazNU expands high-tech collaboration with Chinese partners BEIJING. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan's leading university - Al-Farabi KazNU - continues to expand its high-tech collaboration with Chinese partners. During the recent working visit of the delegation of KazNU to Beijing, the meetings with representatives of well-known high-tech companies were held, the press service of the University informed.
Wildberries plans to open branch in AIFC jurisdiction NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The largest Russian international online retailer Wildberries plans to open a branch in the jurisdiction of the Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) and build a new large distribution centre in the Republic of Kazakhstan, the AIFC press service informs.
Rescue operation for missing Kazakh climbers officially completed ALMATY. KAZINFORM The rescue team which was searching for the three Kazakh climbers stranded in the Tien Shan mountains has returned to Almaty. The search operation has been completed. This was announced at a press conference in Almaty, Kazinform correspondent reports.
CIS plenipotentiaries to meet in Minsk on 28 August NUR-SULTAN - MINSK – A meeting of the Council of Permanent Plenipotentiary Representatives of the CIS member states will be held in the CIS Executive Committee in Minsk on 28 August, BelTA learned from the press service of the CIS Executive Committee.
International community calls for saving of the Amazon, engulfed in fire BOGOTA. KAZINFORM The fires raging in Brazil's Amazon rainforest have fueled global fears of environmental devastation, the climate crisis and the impact of state policies that favor the exploitation of resources in protected areas, EFE reports.
Norwegian «International Business» Report features Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - A group of Norwegian researchers released an «International Business» report featuring business environment in Kazakhstan. The document was published this summer by the researches from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology, the Norwegian School of Economics and BI Norwegian Business School with the support of the «Innovation Norway» state agency, Kazinform has learnt from the Kazakh MFA’s press service.
Paralympics: Japan faces obstacles to increased para sports growth TOKYO. KAZINFORM While Japan targets seventh place or better in next year's Paralympic medal table, para sports organizers believe it is unlikely Japan will be able to pull off the kind of long-term growth former hosts China and Britain have enjoyed.
Annual economic loss of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific reaches $675 billion: UN BANGKOK. KAZINFORM The relentless sequence of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific the past two years was beyond what the region had previously experienced or was able to predict – and this is a sign of things to come in the new climate reality, according to the latest report by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, ESCAP.