Kazakh Ambassador meets with German aviation and business experts BERLIN. KAZINFORM - This week, Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Germany Dauren Karipov met with the independent consultant Wolfgang Joachim Weber, who has extensive professional experience in the aviation industries of Europe, the USA, Asia and Africa. Previously, he worked in Lufthansa as Vice President for Corporate Governance and International Relations in Washington (2000-2003) and as Vice President for European and American Government Affairs in Brussels (2003-2010), Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Astana Pro Team presents Tour de France roster NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - At the Grand Départ of the 2019 Tour de France next week, Astana Pro Team will start with Jakob Fuglsang as its leader. He will be supported by Alexey Lutsenko, Gorka Izagirre, Pello Bilbao, Magnus Cort, Luis Leon Sanchez, Omar Fraile, and Hugo Houle, Kazinform has learnt from the club's press service.
President Tokayev thanks journalists for timely reliable coverage of events in Arys NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, has thanked today journalists for timely and reliable coverage of the emergency situation in the town of Arys, Turkestan region, Kazinform correspondent reports.
National Social Confidence Council should include mass media, says Kassym-Jomart Tokayev NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The National Council of Social Confidence should include members of the media, President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has said today during a ceremonial meeting dedicated to the upcoming professional holiday of media workers, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Otandastar Fund, Kazinform ink memorandum of cooperation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - First Vice President of non-commercial joint-stock company Otandastar Fund Talgat Aduov and General Director of Kazinform International News Agency Askar Umarov signed the Memorandum of Mutual Understanding and Cooperation aimed at promoting and strengthening cooperation in the sphere of the policy of diaspora, Kazinform reports.
Government to repay loans of vulnerable social groups in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The government will repay loans up to KZT 300,000 provided to vulnerable social groups, President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev announced while making a speech at the Akorda Presidential Residence on the occasion of the upcoming professional holiday of media workers, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Government drafts measures to enhance wellbeing of Kazakhstanis NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Government of Kazakhstan has drafted a package of urgent measures in order to tackle the most pressing social problems and enhance the wellbeing of the people, President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said, while addressing participants of the meeting dated to the professional holiday of mass media workers, Kazinform reports.
U.S. Embassy in Kazakhstan, U.S. Central Command express sympathies over Arys tragedy NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - U.S. Embassy in Kazakhstan expressed its condolences to the citizens of Arys who were affected by the explosions at the military depot of the local military unit earlier this week, Kazinform has learnt from the Embassy's Facebook post.
Yelbasy about situation in Arys: Thanks to national unity we will overcome all hardships NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Yelbasy (Leader of the Nation), Nursultan Nazarbayev, has held today a meeting of the Security Council, Kazinform cites the press service of Yelbasy.
Kazakh popstars give helping hand to Arys residents SHYMKENT. KAZINFORM - Pop stars Saken Maigaziyev and Baglan Abdraimov, as well as Zhigitter band producer Yergali Abdraimov arrived yesterday in Shymkent and met at the city's central mosque with the residents of Arys town affected by the explosion, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakhstan, UN ink Agreement establishing International Center for Rapprochement of Cultures under auspices of UNESCO NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Agreement between the Government of Kazakhstan and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization on the establishment of the International Center for the Rapprochement of Cultures under the auspices of UNESCO was signed June 25, 2019, in Paris.
Astana Opera artists perform to a full house in Kokshetau NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The performance of the Astana Opera Chamber Orchestra and soloists at Ukili Ybyrai Akmola Regional Philharmonic on June 25th in Kokshetau was a great success. The audience enthusiastically reacted to Rossini's witty, cheerful operatic farsa comica La Scala di Seta. Residents of the city showed the artists their warm appreciation with loud applause and unceasing shouts of ‘bravo,' the opera house's press office informs.
Education Minister honors teachers who delivered young woman’s baby in Arys NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Minister of Education and Science Askhat Aimagambetov has honored today the professors who delivered a child of a young woman during the explosion in Arys, Turkestan region, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Upcoming 2019 Summer Davos to focus on globalization in new era BEIJING. KAZINFORM More than 1,900 politicians, business people, scholars and media representatives from over 100 countries are expected to gather in Dalian City, northeast China's Liaoning Province, to share wisdom and solutions on globalization in the new era for the upcoming Summer Davos.
Caspian green ports of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan aim for next level BAKU. KAZINFORM The OSCE Economic and Environmental Activities Co-ordinator together with the Director of the Port of Baku launched the project Promoting Green Ports and Connectivity in the Caspian Sea Region, Trend reports with reference to the press office of the port.
70 unexploded shells found in the town of Arys ARYS. KAZINFORM "The military found 70 unexploded shells so far on 16 streets of the town of Arys. Most of the shells fell inside the houses. It is still dangerous to get into the town," advisor to the Governor of Turkestan region Saken Kalkamanov wrote on his Facebook account.
Trump eyes talks with Japan, China, Russia on margins of G-20: U.S. WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM U.S. President Donald Trump plans to hold bilateral talks with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin on the margins of a two-day Group of 20 summit starting Friday in Osaka, a senior administration official said Monday.