Kazakh ambassador meets with Egyptian Minister of Higher Education NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Last week, Arman Isagaliyev, Ambassador of Kazakhstan in Cairo, met with H.E. Dr. Khaled Abdel Ghaffar, Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research of Egypt. The meeting was also attended by Dr. Muhammad Shahhat Al-Jindi, rector of the Nur-Mubarak Kazakh-Egyptian University of Islamic Culture, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
President Tokayev points out importance of housing program implementation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev received CEO of «National Managing Holding «Baiterek» JSC Aidar Arifkhanov at the presidential residence on Monday, Kazinform has learnt from the president’s press service.
Samruk-Kazyna net income increase for Q1 2019 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The net income of Samruk-Kazyna SWF has increased by KZT128 billion or 78% following Q1 2019 as compared to year earlier. According to the consolidated financial statements, the net income per stockholder’s equity for Q1 of the current year has amounted to KZT291 billion, Samruk-Kazyna press service informs.
How many people employed in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - First Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Protection of the Republic of Kazakhstan Yerzhan Zhilkibayev told journalists about the changes to Yenbek (Labor) Government Program made after it was criticized by Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Voskoboeva, Ostapenko stunned in Baltic Open doubles final NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Serbian Nina Stojanović and Canadian Sharon Fichman defeated Latvia’s Jeļena Ostapenko and Kazakhstan’s Galina Voskoboeva in the final of the doubles event at the 2019 Baltic Open in Jurmala, Kazinform has learned from Sports.kz.
New Deputy Minister of Ecology named in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Yerlan Nysanbayev has been appointed as Deputy Minister of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources of the Republic of Kazakhstan by the respective resolution of the Government, Kazinform cites the Prime Minister’s press service.
Great Steppe melodies fascinate Adriatic coast DUBROVNIK. KAZINFORM - TURKSOY Youth Chamber Choir, which consists of conservatory students of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkey, and Uzbekistan, successfully performed in the Croatian cities of Dubrovnik and Trogir, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakhstan Embassy in Croatia, BiH, and Montenegro.
Tour de France finished with traditional bunch sprint on Champs Elysees NUR-SULTAN – PARIS. KAZINFORM - The 2019 Tour de France finished today with the traditional bunch sprint on the Champs Elysees, won by Caleb Ewan. Before the sprint, Omar Fraile was part of a four-man breakaway that was able to stay in front of the pack until the final lap. Astana Pro Team finished the Tour with two-stage podium finishes, one by Pello Bilbao and one of Alexey Lutsenko, the team’s press office informs.
Adriatica Ionica Race Stage 5: Astana’s Gidich 6th in sprint in Trieste NUR-SULTAN - TRIESTE. KAZINFORM - The young Kazakh rider Yevgeniy Gidich finished 6th in the bunch sprint at the last, 5th stage of the Adriatica Ionica Race ended today on the streets of Trieste. The Colombian rider Alvaro Hodeg became the winner of the final stage, Astana Pro Team’s press office informs.
Unstable weather to persist in Kazakhstan on Monday NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – There will be scattered rains with thunderstorms in most of Kazakhstan. Only the southeastern part of the country will see sunny, dry weather. In addition, strong winds are expected, Kazinform cites Kazhydromet Weather Service.