Delhi imposes traffic restrictions due to heavy air pollution NEW DELHI. KAZINFORM India’s capital New Delhi on Monday imposed restrictions on the movement of private vehicles based on their license plate numbers in an effort to reduce the toxic levels of pollution that have led to the declaration of a public health emergency in the city, EFE reports.
El Umiti Youth Marathon held in Aktobe AKTOBE. KAZINFORM As per the initiative of the First President – Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev to comprehensively support talented children and youth, El Umіti Youth Marathon was held in Aktobe. Deputy Prime Minister Berdibek Saparbayev, Executive Director of the First President’s Fund Asset Issekeshev, Governor of Aktobe region Ondassyn Urazalin joined the marathon, Kazinform learnt from primeminister.kz.
17th OANA General Assembly to open in Seoul Thursday SEOUL. KAZINFORM Yonhap News Agency, South Korea's key newswire, said Monday it will host a general assembly of the Organization of Asia-Pacific News Agencies (OANA), a gathering of 43 news agencies in the region, in Seoul this week, YONHAP reports.
Ambassador Idrissov holds annual meeting with Kazakh students in London LONDON. KAZINFORM The traditional annual meeting of the Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the United Kingdom Erlan Idrissov and Kazakh students studying in British universities took place in the University College London’s (UCL) premises. The meeting was organised by the Embassy of Kazakhstan in the UK and the UCL Kazakh Society, an association of Kazakh students studying at UCL.
Turkestan hosts Craftsman-2019 intl fair TURKESTAN. KAZINFORM Turkestan hosts international craft fair, Kazinform correspondent reports. As many as 200 masters from Iran, India, Russia, Afghanistan, Uzbekistan, Turkey, Kyrgyz Republic, Azerbaijan, Tajikistan, Bashkortostan and Yakutia are participating in it.
OSCE implementing Caspian Sea's green ports development project in Turkmenistan ASHGABAT. KAZINFORM Activities aimed at promoting green ports and connectivity in the Caspian Sea region have been launched in Turkmenistan with support of Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), Trend reports with reference to OSCE.
Kazakhstan and China improving quality and level of bilateral cooperation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The IX Meeting of the Kazakhstan–China Cooperation Committee was held in Beijing under the co-chairmanship of the First Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Finance of Kazakhstan Alikhan Smailov and Vice Premier of the State Council of China Han Zheng, primeminister.kz informs.
Uzbek Senate Speaker, Norwegian State Secretary to visit Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Chairwoman of the Senate of Uzbekistan Tanzila Narbaeva is expected to visit Kazakhstan November 4-5. Official Spokesperson of the Kazakh MFA Aibek Smadyarov said it at a briefing today, Kazinform correspondent reports.
President signs law on improvement of legislation in agro-industrial complex NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has signed the law «On amendments to some legislative acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on regulation of agro-industrial complex,» Kazinform learnt from the Akorda press service.
EAEU open to signing free trade deals with Asian countries - Russian PM BANGKOK. KAZINFORM Brunei, Indonesia, Cambodia, Thailand and the Philippines have expressed interest in signing free trade agreements with the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at the 14th East Asia Summit in Thailand’s capital of Bangkok on Monday, TASS reports.
Belarus suggests regular meetings on nuclear energy in SCO TASHKENT. KAZINFORM Belarus suggests setting a mechanism for holding regular meetings on nuclear energy issues in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), Belarus Prime Minister Sergei Rumas said as he addressed a meeting of the SCO Council of Heads of Government in Tashkent on 2 November, BelTA reports.
Kairat Mami elected Chairperson of Association of Asian Constitutional Courts NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Chairperson of the Constitutional Council of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kairat Mami participates in the meeting of the constitutional control bodies of Asian countries and other events taking place in Indonesia on November 2-5, 2019.
Exhibition of nomads of Great Steppe to be unveiled in Greece NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - National Museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan on November 11, 2019 at 17:00 hours opens the exhibition «The Great Steppe: History and Culture» at the Epigraphic Museum of Athens (Greece). The exhibition runs from November 11 to December 11, 2019 as part of the international exhibition project «The Procession of the Golden Man in the world museums,» Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the National Museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Economic co-op with Kazakhstan remains priority for Romania BAKU. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan and Romania have developed regular and substantiate political dialogue between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs, regular parliamentary contacts, intergovernmental mechanisms and formats of cooperation, people-to-people contacts, a representative of Romanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs told Trend.
Moon, Abe hold 11-minute separate 'conversation' in Bangkok BANGKOK. KAZINFORM South Korean President Moon Jae-in and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe agreed Monday to resolve a trade fight and other pending issues between the two sides through dialogue, Cheong Wa Dae said, as the leaders had their first official one-on-one «conversation» in more than a year.
Kazakhstan to develop its own Youth Development Index NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Minister of Information and Social Development Dauren Abayev revealed Monday what measures the Government is expected to take to further improve the state youth policy within the framework of the Year of Youth, Kazinform reports.
Blizzard to hit Kazakhstan on Monday NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Precipitation will douse most regions of Kazakhstan on Monday. Meteorologists predict that stiff wind, fog, black ice will be observed in the northwest, north, center and northeast of the country, blizzard is expected in northeast, Kazinform has learnt from Kazhydromet.