OSCE supports roundtable discussion on causes of mass fish death in Ural river NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The OSCE Programme Office in Astana will support a roundtable discussion on environmental problems in the region including the recent environmental pollution incident that caused the death of more than 10 tonnes of fish in the Ural river, in Atyrau.
Over 50 companies to take part in Made in Belarus expo in Almaty MINSK. KAZINFORM - Over 50 Belarusian companies will present about 300 product brands at a large-scale expo Made in Belarus that will take place in Almaty on 9-12 April, representatives of the exhibition organizing enterprise BelinterExpo of the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BelCCI) told BelTA.
Nauryz spring holiday celebrated at festival in London LONDON. KAZINFORM The diversity of Kazakh culture and art was presented at the Nauryz celebration hosted by the Central Asian Spring Festival student society (CASF) at the University College London, with the support of the Embassy of Kazakhstan in the UK.
Fire at Kalamkas oilfield: Kazakh President charged Government to take measures NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has charged the Government to take necessary measures to have a fire broken out at Kalamkas oilfield localized and emergency situation eliminated, Kazinform reports.
Kazakh Senate Speaker Nazarbayeva holds telephone talks with Turkish counterpart NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Speaker of the Kazakh Senate Dariga Nazarbayeva has held a telephone talks with Mustafa Şentop, Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the chamber.
Poroshenko lauds Nazarbayev's role in development of Ukrainian-Kazakh relations NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - the Leader of the Nation Nursultan Nazarbayev has had a telephone conversation with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda's press service.
More than 2,000 delegates to attend Boao Forum for Asia annual conference BOAO. KAZINFORM Over 2,000 delegates, including government officials, entrepreneurs and scholars from 60 countries and regions are expected to attend the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) annual conference, authorities said at a press conference Tuesday.
Embassy and Kazakh Community host Nauryz gala celebration in Toronto TORONTO. KAZINFORM - Last weekend, the Embassy of Kazakhstan in Canada and the Toronto Kazakhstanis Community co-hosted the first ever official gala event to celebrate the holiday of Nauryz (Nowruz), Kazinform has learnt from the Kazakh MFA's press service.
Global energy demand hits fastest pace this decade: IEA ANKARA. KAZINFORM Energy demand worldwide reached its fastest pace this decade and saw a 2.3 percent growth last year, driven by a robust global economy and stronger heating and cooling demand in some regions, according to the International Energy Agency's (IEA) report on Tuesday.
Astana ProTeam takes part in Volta Ciclista Stage 1 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The 99th edition of the Volta Ciclista a Catalunya has started today with a challenging stage 1 in Calella. The peloton passed 163.7 km with 5 categorized climbs (three of them were of the first category), Kazinform has learnt from the club's press service.
CIS premiers to meet in Ashgabat on 31 May MINSK. KAZINFORM The meeting of the CIS Heads of Government Council is scheduled to take place in Ashgabat on 31 May, Viktor Guminsky, First Deputy Chairman of the CIS Executive Committee, CIS First Deputy Executive Secretary, told the media ahead of a joint videoconference between the CIS Plenipotentiaries Council and the CIS Economic Commission on 26 March, BelTA has learned.
Nauryz celebrated in Historic Berlin Castle BERLIN. KAZINFORM On 23 March 2019 Berlin's largest cultural center, the Humboldt Forum, hosted the city's yearly Nauryz celebration as part of the Spring Festival 2019 (Frühlingsfest 2019) with the organizational participation of the Embassies of Kazakhstan, Turkey, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Iran and Afghanistan.
Eugene Onegin to be presented at Astana Opera NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Tchaikovsky's masterpiece Eugene Onegin will be presented at the Astana Opera on March 30 and 31. On March 31, the opera house's Principal Soloist Honored Worker of Kazakhstan Nurlan Bekmukhambetov will perform the part of Lensky at the Astana Opera Grand Hall for the first time.
Kazakhstan, Japan mull over inter-parliamentary cooperation TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Gulmira Issimbayeva, Deputy Chairperson of the Majilis of the Parliament of Kazakhstan presented Chuichi Date, President of the House of Councillors of the Nation Diet (Japan's Parliament), with an official invitation to participate in the Fourth Meeting of Speakers of Eurasian Countries' Parliaments, Kazinform correspondent reports.