EBRD and Green Climate Fund commit up to US$ 6.4 million to finance new solar plant in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The EBRD, in partnership with the Green Climate Fund (GCF), is stepping up its efforts to support renewables in Kazakhstan with a loan of up to US$ 6.4 million to finance a new 10 MW solar plant in the Zhanakorgan District in southern Kazakhstan.
Multilateral agencies launch a joint plan to boost global health goals GENEVA. KAZINFORM This week at the United Nations General Assembly, 12 multilateral agencies launched a joint plan to better support countries over the next 10 years to accelerate progress towards the health-related Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Kazakhstan builds platform for multilateral cooperation, Manish Kumar UFA. KAZINFORM «Kazakhstan’s initiative on the establishment of the UN Sustainable Development Centre for Central Asia and Afghanistan provides unique opportunities for fulfilling top priority socioeconomic tasks across the region,» president of the Indian Industry Confederation for Eurasia Manish Kumar told Kazinform Agency on the margins of the V Forum of Small and Medium Business of SCO and BRICS member states in Ufa.
KazMunayGas, Equinor sign joint exploration agrt NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM On September 24, 2019, Alik Aidarbayev, Chairman of the Management Board at JSC NC «KazMunayGas» («KMG») met with Tore Loseth, Senior Vice President for Exploration at Equinor ASA («Equinor»), the press service of Kazakhstan Embassy in Norway informs.
About 15 pct of S. Korea's population aged 65 or older: report SEJONG. KAZINFORM People aged 65 or older made up about 15 percent of South Korea's population this year, a report showed Friday, highlighting concerns that the fast-aging demographic transition could pose a drag on the country's economy.
SCO members to introduce digital tech to boost trade, transport TASHKENT. KAZINFORM The member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) intend to increase the competitiveness of their economies by introducing digital technologies that will help free movement of goods, services and capital, SCO officials said Thursday, Xinhua reports.
Bakhyt Sultanov comments on EDB Chairman’s statement on introduction of common currency in EAEU NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Minister of Trade and Integration Bakhyt Sultanov has commented on the statement of Chairman of Eurasian Development Bank Management Board Andrey Belyaninov on introduction of a common currency in the Eurasian Economic Union member states, Kazinform correspondent.
PM Mamin holds personal reception of citizens at Nur Otan office NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Under the instruction to fulfill the task of forming «Listening State» set by the Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev in his State of the Nation Address, Prime Minister Askar Mamin held a personal reception of citizens at the Nur Otan Party’s Republican Public Reception, Kazinform refers to the press service of the Prime Minister.
Kazatomprom responds to secondary offering JSC National Atomic Company «Kazatomprom» acknowledges secondary placement of additional global depository receipts («GDR») by the Company’s majority shareholder, Joint-Stock Company «Sovereign Wealth Fund «Samruk-Kazyna», the press service of Kazatomprom informs.
Nurlan Nigmatulin thanks 4th MSEAP participants and organizing team NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Chairman of the Majilis of the Kazakh Parliament Nurlan Nigmatulin thanked all those who contributed to the organization of the 4th Meeting of the Speakers of the Eurasian Countries’ Parliaments on «Dialogue. Trust. Partnership» held September 23-24 in Nur-Sultan, Kazinform correspondent reports.
About 15 pct of S. Korea's population aged 65 or older: report SEJONG. KAZINFORM People aged 65 or older made up about 15 percent of South Korea's population this year, a report showed Friday, highlighting concerns that the fast-aging demographic transition could pose a drag on the country's economy, Yonhap reports.
Belarus eager to finish accession to WTO in June 2020 MINSK. KAZINFORM - Belarus intends to finish the process of joining the World Trade Organization in June 2020, BelTA learned from Belarusian Economy Minister Dmitry Krutoi on the sidelines of the 10th German Economy Day in Belarus on 26 September.
As many as 11,000 ethnic Kazakhs immigrated to Kazakhstan in 2019 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM As many as 11,000 ethnic Kazakhs have returned or moved to Kazakhstan since the year beginning. This was announced by Chief of the MIA Migration Police Gani Shymyrbayev at a meeting of the Public Commission of Otandastar (Fellow Countrymen) Foundation on Thursday, Kazinform reports.
Disturbed weather forecast in Kazakhstan Sep 27 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The northern cyclone coming from the Kara Sea on Friday will impact the weather in most regions of Kazakhstan. Some areas will see precipitation (rains). Southeastern and southern regions only will enjoy sunny weather today. Fog and a 15-20mps wind are forecast in some parts, Kazinform learnt from Kazhydromet.