‘Unprecedented’ rain pounds southwest Japan, leaves 2 dead TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Torrential rain hit southwestern Japan on Wednesday, prompting local and prefectural governments to instruct hundreds of thousands of people to evacuate as rivers overflowed and landslides struck in what the weather agency called an «unprecedented downpour» that left at least two people dead, Kyodo reports.
Greek Ambassador completes his diplomatic mission in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Today Kazakh Foreign Minister Beibut Atamkulov received Greek Ambassador to Kazakhstan Alexandros Catranis on the occasion of the completion of his diplomatic mission in Kazakhstan, the Kazakh MFA’s press service reports.
24th World Energy Congress to see largest attendance in Abu Dhabi ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM With less than two weeks to go until the 24th World Energy Congress, the UAE Organising Committee gave on Wednesday an update on the number of delegates, ministers and exhibitors that will be attending the global event in Abu Dhabi.
Lukashenko hails Belarus-Kazakhstan cooperation potential President MINSK. KAZINFORM There are great prospects for the further development of bilateral cooperation with Kazakhstan, Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with outgoing Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Belarus Yermukhamet Yertysbayev on 28 August, BelTA informs.
Astana supports Lopez on another day for sprinters in Vuelta a España Stage 4 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Astana Pro Team did a great job, supporting its leader Miguel Angel Lopez all the way from start to finish in this stage 4 of the Vuelta a España (175.5 km) ended with a sprint on the streets of El Puig not far from Valencia, Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.
Meeting on preparation for 1st sitting of National Public Confidence Council held in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM An organizational meeting on preparation for the 1st sitting of the National Public Confidence Council was held in Nur-Sultan. Chief of the Presidential Administration, Deputy Chairman of the Council Krymbek Kusherbayev chaired the meeting, Kazinform reports citing the press service of the Ministry of Information and Social Development.
Eurasian Fashion Week to take place in Nur-Sultan and Almaty NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan is set hold the Eurasian Fashion Week, a new international platform showcasing fashion and style of the entire Eurasian continent. The event will bring together world-class designers and discover new names in the world of fashion, Kazinform reports.
'Unprecedented' rain pounds southwest Japan, leaves 1 dead TOKYO. KAZINFORM Torrential rain hit southwestern Japan on Wednesday morning, prompting local governments to instruct thousands of people to evacuate as rivers overflowed in what the weather agency called an «unprecedented downpour» that left at least one person dead, Kyodo reports.