Kazakhstan Garysh Sapary Chairman of Board appointed ASTANA. KAZINFORM By the decision of the only shareholder, the Aerospace Committee of the Digital Development, Defense and Aerospace Industry of Kazakhstan, Azamat Batyrkozha was appointed the Chairman of the Board of Kazakhstan Garysh Sapary National Company JSC, the company's press service reports.
Kazakh President specifies agenda for a decade ahead, view ASTANA. KAZINFORM "An action plan until 2030 approved at the XVIII Congress of Nur Otan Party will focus on assuring people's prosperity," director of Kazakhstan Institute of Strategic Research under the Kazakh President Zarema Shaukenova said.
Kazakh FM discusses cooperation plans with Arab ambassadors ASTANA. KAZINFORM - This week, Minister of Foreign Affairs Beibut Atamkulov held a working meeting with the heads of the diplomatic missions of Egypt, Jordan, Iraq, Qatar, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, and United Arab Emirates in Kazakhstan, Kazinform has learnt from the Kazakh MFA's press service.
KazNU successfully advancing in QS ALMATY. KAZINFORM - According to the results of the «QS World University Ranking by Subject 2019» Al-Farabi KazNU became the first among the Universities of the CIS countries to enter the top 51-100 HEI's in the world in the specialty of Modern Linguistics, climbing 50 positions. In total, six majors of the leading Kazakhstani University have been listed in this ranking, Kazinform has learnt from the university's press service.
Astana's Jan Hirt finished in Top 10 at first mountain stage, UAE Tour, Stage 3 ASTANA. KAZINFORM The third stage of the United Arab Emirates Tour finished today at Jebel Hafeet Mountain after a 179 km of racing. Starting on the territory of the oldest UAE University, teams rode along a mostly flat route, which ended with a difficult climb finish to the 1st category mountain with an average gradient of 7.4% and a length of 9.5 km.
Abu Dhabi welcomes over 10 million international visitors in 2018 ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM Abu Dhabi has welcomed 10.27 million international visitors in 2018, with the emirate also posting figures showing incredible growth over the last three years, powered by the addition of a host of world-class events and enhancements to all of its specialised tourism sectors, massive improvements to its infrastructure, and significant development of its cultural assets.
Kazakhstan chairs UN Group of Friends for Reintegration of Children involved in Armed Conflict NEW YORK. KAZINFORM The first meeting of the UN Group of Friends for the Reintegration of Children Involved in Armed Conflict was recently held at the UN headquarters in New York under the chairmanship of Kazakhstan, Malta and France.
World's smallest baby boy born weighing 268 grams returns home healthy TOKYO. KAZINFORM Keio University in Tokyo said Tuesday a baby with a birth weight of 268 grams (approx. 9 ounces) has returned home healthy from its hospital after increasing to a weight of 3,238 grams, becoming the smallest boy in the world to have survived, Kyodo reports.
Kazakhstan to allot 2trl tenge to implement President's instructions ASTANA. KAZINFORM - President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has commissioned to earmark 2 trillion tenge and channel it into the implementation of the tasks set at the 18th Congress of the Nur Otan Party in Astana, Kazinform reports.
President: All governors and Cabinet should immediately start fulfilling tasks ASTANA. KAZINFORM - All governors and the Government should immediately start implementing tasks, Nursultan Nazarbayev, Head of State, Chairman of the Nur Otan Party, said at the XVIII Congress of the Party, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Documentary about nuclear tests presented in Astana ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Astana hosted a screening of Kuda Dul Veter ("Where the Wind Blew"), a documentary film by Spring Films Production, timed to the 30th Anniversary of the Nevada- Semipalatinsk Movement. The film release is aimed at supporting the global antinuclear initiatives of Kazakhstan and the First President - the Leader of the Nation, Nursultan Nazarbayev, Kazinform reports.
Representatives of CIS armies to discuss cooperation in physical training in Minsk ASTANA. KAZINFORM - A session of the Sport Committee under the Defense Ministers Council of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) will take place in Minsk on 27 February, the press service of the CIS Executive Committee told BelTA.