Uzbekistan considers joining EAEU MINSK. KAZINFORM Uzbekistan is considering the possibility of joining the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), Nasirjan Yusupov, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Uzbekistan to Belarus, told a press conference dedicated to the elections and the reforms in Uzbekistan, BelTA has learned.
Investment and trade opportunities of Kazakhstan presented in Saudi Arabia NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan’s Embassy in Saudi Arabia, with the support of the Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Riyadh and Asharqia Province, has conducted a workshop on the prospects of the Kazakh-Saudi cooperation in the field of trade, investment, and tourism on December 22-23, 2019, in Dammam and Riyadh, the press service of the Kazakh MFA informed.
AIFC Court and IAC reveal a number of cases NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM In 2019 the AIFC Court and International Arbitration Centre (further – «IAC») considered five cases. This was an outstanding achievement compared to the experience of similar common law financial centre courts and international arbitration centres at this stage of their operations, AIFC press service informs.
Kazakhstan ratifies agr’t on harmonization of EAEU legislation in the sphere of financial market NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev inked the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On ratification of the Agreement on harmonization of the legislation of the member states of the Eurasian Economic Union in the sphere of financial market», Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda’s press service.
President amends law on housing and utilities infrastructure NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev signed the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On amendments to some legislative acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the issues of housing and utilities infrastructure», Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda’s press service.
Kazakhstan makes arrangements with Russian Transneft to supply oil to Belarus MINSK. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan has come to an arrangement with the Russian oil transport company Transneft on oil deliveries to Belarus, BelTA learned from Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Kazakhstan to Belarus Askar Beisenbayev during a press conference held on 26 December on the occasion of Kazakhstan Independence Day.
PM's trip to Zhambyl region: EuroChem invests $1bn in construction of mineral fertilizer plant NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Prime Minister Askar Mamin made a working trip to Zhambyl region to ensure the implementation of the State Program for Industrial and Innovative Development initiated by the First President – Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev, as well as the instructions of the Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev on the socio-economic development of the region, primeminister.kz informs.
Eurasia new opportunity for Iran's foreign trade BIRJAND. KAZINFORM - An official with Iran's Trade Development Organization said on Wednesday that conclusion of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on preferential tariffs with Eurasian states is a suitable opportunity for the country's foreign trade, IRNA reports.
EAEU countries recommended to make transport more accessible for people with disabilities MOSCOW. KAZINFORM The Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) has approved a package of recommendations for the countries of the Eurasian Economic Union concerning the provision of services to people with disabilities, BelTA learned from the EEC's press service.
I find it rewarding that cultural ties between regions of our states are restored, Uzbek Culture Minister BEIJING. KAZINFORM – «I find it rewarding that regions of our states have restored cultural ties», this has been voiced by Uzbek Culture Minister Bahtiyor Saifullayev, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Typhoon Ursula to bring destruction over Philippines MANILA. KAZINFORM - Typhoon Ursula maintains its strength and is bringing «very destructive» winds and intense rainfall over Aklan-Antique area, southern portion of Mindoro provinces of the Philippines, according to a statement by the Philippines’ state-run weather bureau on Wednesday.
Kazakh student invents energy-efficient streetlights PAVLODAR. KAZINFORM For the past five years a student of the Pavlodar city school for gifted children, Byazet Iskakov, invented the smart walking stick for blind, energy-efficient streetlights and bulk and fluid material level remote control system.
S. Korea to welcome record 17.5 million foreign visitors this year SEOUL. KAZINFORM The number of foreign visitor arrivals in South Korea is expected to reach an all-time high of 17.5 million this year, the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism and the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) said Tuesday.
Kazakh National Bank issues commemorative coins NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The National Bank of the Republic of Kazakhstan issued commemorative coins Qasteev Búrkitshi part of «Fine Arts of Kazakhstan» series in the denomination of KZT 500 and commemorative coins I. Jansúgirov. 125 jyl, S. Seifýllin. 125 jyl, B. Mailin. 125 jyl, T. Rysqulov. 125 jyl from «Outstanding Events and People» series with a face value of KZT100, Kazinform reports.