Kazakh Minister comments on foundation of Kazinform JSC NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kazakh Information and Social Development Minister Dauren Abayev has commented on the amalgamation of KazContent JSC and Kazinform News Agency, functions of the integrated media holding and liquidation of the Central Communications Service.
Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Aruzhan Sain discuss supporting children with special needs NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - On Thursday, President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev met with Aruzhan Sain, head of the Miloserdiye (Mercy) Fund to discuss what can be done to help children with special needs, Kazinform has learnt from President Tokayev's official Twitter account.
Daniya Yesspayeva submits documents to register as presidential candidate NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Daniya Yesspayeva has submitted the documents required to be registered as the Ak Zhol Democratic Party's presidential candidate to the Central Election Commission of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kazinform has learnt from the commission's website.
Putin calls for resumption of six-party talks during summit with Kim Jong-un VLADIVOSTOK. KAZINFORM - Russian President Vladimir Putin called Thursday for the resumption of long-stalled six-way talks on North Korea's denuclearization, stressing the need for a multilateral security cooperation mechanism to support Pyongyang, Yonhap reports.
Study explores new ways to heal damage after heart attack CHICAGO. KAZINFORM Researchers at Northwestern University (NU) and University of California, San Diego (UC San Diego) have designed a minimally invasive platform to deliver a nanomaterial that turns the body's inflammatory response into a signal to heal rather than a means of scarring following a heart attack.
Samruk Kazyna signs agreements with int'l companies NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Samruk Kazyna National Welfare Fund JSC has held a roundtable at the Road and Belt International Cooperation Forum in Beijing to debate privatization issues and its investment opportunities. The Fund signed agreements with international companies, Kazinform reports.
Legends of the Turkic World expo unveils at Kazakh National Museum NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The National Museum of Kazakhstan inaugurated the personal exhibition of talented Nogai graphic artist Alibek Koilakayev The Legends of the Turkic World featuring his 80 pen drawings, the museum's press service reports.
Putin, Kim start talks in Russia's Vladivostok VLADIVOSTOK. KAZINFORM Russian President Vladimir Putin and the top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un started their first meeting at Russia's Far Eastern Federal University on the Russky Island here on Thursday, Xinhua reports.
Majilis Speaker discusses arrangements for 4th Meeting of Eurasian Parliamentarians NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Nurlan Nigmatulin, Speaker of the Majilis (the lower house of the Parliament of Kazakhstan), has held today the first extended session of the Organizing Committee for the preparation and holding of the 4th Meeting of Speakers of the Eurasian Parliaments themed "Greater Eurasia: Dialogue, Trust, Partnership" which will take place in Nur-Sultan on 23rd and 24th September 2019, Kazinform has learned from the Majilis press office.
La Flèche Wallonne: Astana's Fuglsang claims second place atop Mur de Huy NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - After an impressive final climb on the Mur de Huy, Jakob Fuglsang finished second in La Flèche Wallonne. He came close to victory, but it was Julian Alaphilippe who closed the gap and won the sprint. Another strong performance of the Astana Pro Team rider and his teammates after finishing third on Sunday in the Amstel Gold Race, the team's press office informs.
UAE, Kazakhstan accelerating cooperation for combating crime NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The prospects for furthering cooperation between the UAE and Kazakhstan were the crux of a meeting Marat Kozhayev, First Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan, had recently with Dr Mohamed Ahmed bin Sultan Al Jaber, the UAE Ambassador, WAM reports.
Kazakhstan to see rains on Thursday NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - As before, the passage of atmospheric fronts will cause rains in most of Kazakhstan (showers in the southern and southeastern parts), whereas the western regions will see no precipitation. Patchy fog, strong wind, thunderstorm, possible hail are expected, Kazinform has learned from Kazhydromet Weather Service.