Nazarbayev expresses condolences on the death of UAE President’s brother NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - First President of Kazakhstan-Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev sent a letter of condolences to the President of the United Arab Emirates in connection with the death of Sheikh Sultan Bin Zayed, Kazinform reported with the reference to the press service of Elbasy.
Ambassador of Kazakhstan presents credential letters to Ethiopian President ADDIS ABABA. KAZINFORM - The ceremony of presenting Credentials by the Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Ethiopia Barlybay Sadykov to the President of Ethiopia Sahlevork Zevda was held, Kazinform refers to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
4 dead, 6 injured in California football party shooting WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM - Four people were shot and killed at a backyard football watch party in the U.S. state of California on Sunday, the third such example of gun violence the state has seen in recent days and amid a fractious national debate over gun laws.
India astronauts to start training at Russia’s Gagarin Center in 2020 DUBAI. KAZINFORM - Indian astronauts will start their training sessions at Russia’s Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center in 2020, Head of Glavkosmos (part of the Roscosmos space agency) Dmitry Loskutov told TASS at the Dubai Airshow 2019 on Monday.
More than 500,000 health tourists visit Iran a year TEHRAN. KAZINFORM – Foreign health tourists who enjoyed Iranian medical services in the last Iranian year (March 21, 2018-March 20, 2019) stood at 500,000 to 550,000, Head of office for health tourism of the Ministry of Health and Medical Education Saeed Hashemzadeh said on Monday, IRNA reports.
Rising number of teens in Britain expects to be their own boss LONDON. KAZINFORM - As the number of teenagers working for themselves continues to rise in Britain, a new report released Monday by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) showed over one in five 16- to 21-year-olds expects to be self-employed, Xinhua reports.
Japan-South Korea team to observe asteroid using Hokkaido telescope TOKYO. KAZINFORM - A team of Japanese and South Korean researchers will start observing Ryugu asteroid next fall using a special telescope in Hokkaido, northern Japan, in hopes of gaining an understanding of how asteroids are formed, a member said Monday, Kyodo reports.
Kazakh MFA recommends Kazakhstani students to return from Hong Kong NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The Ministry of Foreign Affairs highly recommends Kazakhstani students studying in Hong Kong to return to Kazakhstan due to unstable situation in the country, Kazinform has learnt from the ministry’s spokesperson Aibek Smadiyarov.
Etihad, Boeing unveil ‘eco partnership’ to cut carbon emissions ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM - Etihad Airways and Boeing today announced a first-of-its-kind ‘eco partnership’, in which a specially-themed Boeing 787 Dreamliner will be used to test products, procedures and initiatives designed to reduce aircraft carbon emissions, WAM reports.
N. Korean official says Pyongyang not interested in ‘fruitless’ summit with U.S. SEOUL. KAZINFORM - North Korea is no longer interested in holding another «fruitless» summit with the United States, a former chief nuclear envoy of the communist nation said Monday, urging Washington to drop its «hostile policy» against Pyongyang, Yonhap reports.
Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan adopt roadmap for enhancing cooperation in agriculture NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan Prime Minister Askar Mamin received a delegation led by the Minister of Agriculture of the Republic of Uzbekistan Zhamshid Khojayev, Kazinform has leant from the press service of the Kazakh Prime Minister.