EBRD Board Directors to visit Kazakhstan and Kyrgyz Republic LONDON. KAZINFORM A delegation from the EBRD’s Board of Directors will visit Kazakhstan and the Kyrgyz Republic from 8 to 14 September 2019. The visit will help the Directors to assess the progress of reforms taking place in the two Central Asian states, familiarise themselves with the Bank’s investments and meet a range of stakeholders, a press release of EBRD reads.
Issyk-Kul hosts II Festival of National Sports and Games of CIS countries BISHKEK. KAZINFORM The Issyk-Kul Games and the II Festival of National Sports of the CIS member states has started in Kyrgyzstan, the press service of the State Agency for Youth Affairs, Physical Culture and Sports reported, according to KABAR.
Pavilion of Kazakhstan to be unveiled at VDNKh Sep 7 MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Kazakhstani Pavilion will be unveiled at Moscow’s VDNKh (Exhibition of the National Economy Achievements). Minister of Culture and Sport Aktoty Raimkulova said it at a news conference dedicated to the Day of Kazakhstan Culture in Russia, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Azerbaijan to take part in conference in Nur-Sultan BAKU. KAZINFORM A diplomatic conference dedicated to the signing of the «Protocol on the Protection of Industrial Designs to the Eurasian Patent Convention dated September 9, 1994» will be held in Nur-Sultan, the capital of Kazakhstan, on September 9, 2019, Trend reports.
Two Su-34 jets collide in Russia due to pilots’ error — source MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Two Sukhoi Su-34 fighter bombers have collided on Friday over the Russian Lipetsk Region in an accident caused by the pilots’ error, a special commission will determine the extent of the jet crews’ responsibility, a source in the region’s power structures told TASS.
Meeting of National Public Confidence Council became an open dialogue platform – Yerlan Karin NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The recommendations proposed at today’s 1st meeting of the National Public Confidence Council have been registered and will be thoroughly worked out. President’s Advisor Yerlan Karin said it at a briefing at the Central Communications Service office, Kazinform correspondent reports.
President addresses National Council of Public Confidence meeting NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - In his speech, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has outlined the role of the National Council in working out initiatives and proposals aimed at the country’s development and modernization, Kazinform reported with the reference to Akorda.
We need new solutions to old problems - President NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Activity of the National Public Confidence Council should give a new impulse to the development of public councils of the country, President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said at the first session of the Council on Friday, Kazinform reports.
Tokayev: Parliament to play important role in political system NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev believes that Kazakhstan should remain the country with the presidential system of government. However, he also insists that the Parliament should play an important role in the political system, Kazinform reports.
Creation of new brain cells plays underappreciated role in Alzheimer's: study CHICAGO. KAZINFORM A study posted on the website of the University of Chicago (UChicago) shows that in genetic forms of Alzheimer's, a process called neurogenesis, the creation of new brain cells, can be disrupted by the brain's own immune cells.
Vuelta a España. Astana’s Manuele Boaro 8th in Bilbao, Stage 12 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The spectators alongside the streets of Bilbao saw another breakaway win as the Belgian rider Philippe Gilbert arrived solo at the finish line, winning after his late attack on the final climb of the day. The Astana rider Manuele Boaro made part of the breakaway group and after a very solid race he finished 8th.
New Kazakh ambassador presents credentials in Belarusian MFA MINSK. KAZINFORM Belarusian First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Andrei Yeudachenka has met with Ambassador of Kazakhstan Askar Beisenbayev, who presented copies of his credentials, the press service of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs told BelTA.
10th Anniversary Central Asian Leadership Programme for Environmental Leaders NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The OSCE Programme Office in Nur-Sultan will support 10th Anniversary Central Asian Leadership Programme (CALP) on Environment for Sustainable Development in Almaty, Kazakhstan. The event will take place on September 16-22.
National Public Confidence Council to convene in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The 1st session of the National Public Confidence Council under the Kazakh President is set to convene today in the Kazakh capital. Head of the State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev is to chair the session to be held at the Independence Palace, Kazinform reports.
Kazakh steppe melodies brought to Scotland ABERDEEN-NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Atyrau Music College at the Dina Nurpeissova Folk Music Academy performed a ‘Melodies of the Great Steppe’ concert for the Scottish public. The concert was held at the Tivoli Theatre in Aberdeen with the support of the Akimat of the Atyrau Region and the Embassy of Kazakhstan in the UK.