WHO studies reveal Kazakhstan has among the highest levels of salt intake globally ASTANA. KAZINFORM Traditional food markets and street vendors throughout central Asian countries play a central role in the region's cuisine, offering a diverse array of foods ranging from fruits and vegetables to meats, yoghurts and ready-to-eat meals. But recent studies conducted in Kazakhstan identify many of these foods as energy-dense products that are rich in saturated fat, trans fats and salt - too much salt, Kazinform cites WHO press service.
Kazakh-Korean inter-ministerial consultations held in Seoul SEOUL. KAZINFORM A regular round of the political consultations between foreign offices of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Republic of Korea took place in Seoul at the level of the deputy foreign ministers. First Deputy FM Mukhtar Tleuberdi represented Kazakhstan at the event, Kazinform reports citing the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
TURKSOY Secretary General Kasseinov met with high-level officials in Hungary As part of the tour aimed at introducing culture and music of the Turkic World to the amateurs of music in Hungary, Secretary General of the International Organization of Turkic Culture TURKSOY, Ambassador Dusen Kasseinov met with high-level officials to foster diplomatic ties between Hungary and the Turkic World, Kazinform reports citing release posted on TURKSOY's website..
Paintings by Kazakh artists exhibited at London art gallery LONDON. KAZINFORM The British-Kazakhstan Society and the Committee of Art Collectors have unveiled the "Light of the Other. Unveiling the Art of Central Asia" exhibition of Central Asian contemporary art, Kazinform learnt from the press service of the Kazakh Embassy in London.
UN agency appeals for swift action to heal planet ahead of environment assembly NAIROBI. KAZINFORM The UN Environment has called for swift action on major threats to the planetary health including climate change, plastic waste and marine litter ahead of the fourth session of the UN Environment Assembly slated for next week, Xinhua reports.
Int'l Paralympic Committee «confident» it can work around Tokyo summer heat TOKYO. KAZINFORM The International Paralympic Committee is "confident" that it can work around the summer heat at the 2020 Tokyo Games without changing the starting times of the events, a senior official of the games' governing body said Thursday, KYODO reports.
Kazatomprom 2018 annual financial results ASTANA. KAZINFORM JSC National Atomic Company "Kazatomprom" ("Kazatomprom", "KAP" or "the Company") announces its consolidated financial results for the year ended 31 December, 2018, prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
New housing prices rise by 3.1% in Kazakhstan ASTANA. KAZINFORM The average cost of new housing in Kazakhstan in February 2019 made 277,457 tenge per 1 sq m that is 0.6% higher against December 2018 and 3.1% more compared to January-February 2018, Statistics Committee of the National Economy Ministry says.