Kazakhstan’s Kukushkin makes it into 3rd round of Roland Garros doubles PARIS. KAZINFORM - Competing as a pair in the 2019 French Open men's doubles, Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan and Joran Vliegen of Belgium won a match in the second round, Kazinform has learned from the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Nursultan Nazarbayev’s historic decision discussed in Ankara ANKARA. KAZINFORM - Ankara hosted "Nursultan Nazarbayev's Historic Decision and the Future of Kazakhstan" event organized by the Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the Republic of Turkey, the Kazakhstan-Turkey Friendship Association, Ahmet Yesevi Foundation, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Cargo ship carrying old Canadian waste pulls away from Philippines MANILA. KAZINFORM The cargo ship commissioned by the Canadian government to repatriate truckloads of garbage that Canada transported to the Philippines in batches from 2013 pulled away from the country on Friday morning, a port official said, Xinhua reports.
How many int'l observers accredited for Kazakhstan presidential election NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Central Election Commission of the Republic of Kazakhstan will conduct accreditation of observers of foreign countries and international organizations until 6:00 pm on June 3, said Central Election Commission member Zauresh Baimoldina, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Donald Tusk visit ALZHIR Museum-Memorial Complex AKMOLA REGION. KAZINFORM - President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and President of the European Council Donald Tusk have visited today the ALZHIR Museum-Memorial Complex, Kazinform cites the Head of State's press service.
Zhambyl Akhmetbekov’s reps hold events in Taldykorgan and Pavlodar NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Representatives of Zhambyl Akhmetbekov, the candidate for the Presidency of the Republic of Kazakhstan nominated by the Communist People's Party of Kazakhstan, held events in Taldykorgan and Pavlodar, Kazinform reports.
Nursultan Nazarbayev takes part in opening of NU Athletic Center NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Yelbasy (Leader of the Nation), Nursultan Nazarbayev, has participated today in the opening of Nazarbayev University Athletic Center, Kazinform cites Aidos Ukibay, Spokesman of Yelbasy.
The EU and countries of Central Asia and Afghanistan hold High-level Political and Security Dialogue BRUXELLES. KAZINFORM The sixth High-level Political and Security Dialogue between the European Union and the countries of Central Asia (Kazakhstan, the Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan) took place on 28 May 2019 in Brussels. Afghanistan was invited to take place in the Dialogue as a special guest.
Kazakhstan's future depends on youth - Nazarbayev at NU Graduation Ceremony 2019 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - First President of Kazakhstan - Leader of the Nation Nursultan Nazarbayev shared his thoughts on the quality of education at Nazarbayev University and in Kazakhstan in general, Kazinform reports.
UAE sets up moon-sighting committee to confirm end of Ramadan ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM Sultan bin Saeed Al Badi Al Dhaheri, Minister of Justice, has issued a decision setting up a moon-sighting committee to detect the beginning of the month of Shawwal, which will mark the end of Ramadan and start of Eid al-Fitr.
Tokayev's reps visit Karaganda, Pavlodar regions NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Representatives of the republican election campaign office of presidential candidate Kassym-Jomart Tokayev held meetings with the staff of ArcelorMittal Temirtau JSC, miners of Shakhtinsk and workers of Kazakhmys Smelting LLP and Utari KZ LLP as well as the public of the cities of Zhezkazgan and Satpayev, Kazinform reports.
N. Korea confirms ASF outbreak, S.Korea ready to tackle potential inflow SEOUL. KAZINFORM - North Korea has confirmed an outbreak of African swine fever, possibly adding to the country's already dire food situation and prompting South Korea to guard against possible spread of the animal disease in areas bordering the North, Yonhap reports.
Kazakhstan completes aerial survey of saiga population NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM During the period of April 19-May 3 the experts of Kazakhstan's Biodiversity Preservation Association carried out the aerial survey to count the number of saiga antelope population present in Kazakhstan, its official website reads.
Last Kazakhstani crashes out of 2019 Roland Garros PARIS. KAZINFORM - All representatives of Kazakhstan crashed out of the 2019 Roland Garros main draw with Alexander Bublik losing in the second round of the Grand Slam tournament in the French capital, Kazinform has learnt from the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Japan interested in importing horsemeat from Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Kazakh delegation, led by Vice Minister of Agriculture Gulmira Issayeva, met with the representatives of Japan's delegation on the sidelines of the General Assembly of the International Office of Epizootics, the Ministry's press service reports.
Astana's Lopez spends good day in Giro d'Italia Stage 18 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The peloton nearly missed to catch the daily break and to play stage 18 in a bunch sprint. Actually, two of three riders from the breakaway group have been caught inside the last 100 meters of the distance, but still one rider, the Italian Damiano Cima could hold a minimal gap to take the win.
Proton-M puts Yamal-601 satellite in suborbital trajectory MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - The Briz-M upper stage with the Yamal-601 satellite has separated from the third stage of the Proton-M carrier rocket that was blasted off from the Baikonur Space Center in Kazakhstan earlier on Thursday. The launch was telecast by the Russian state corporation Roscosmos, TASS reports.
Kazakhstan to see occasional showers on last day of spring NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Occasional showers are forecast to douse most regions of Kazakhstan today, May 31. Only the southeast and the west of the country will enjoy weather without precipitation. Parts of the country will see thunderstorms, bleak wind, squall, and hail.