Kazakh President addressed High-Level Meeting to commemorate 75th Anniversary of UN NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev delivered a video message at the High-Level Meeting to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the United Nations within the anniversary session of the UN General Assembly, held in an online format due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Akorda press service reports.
'Schitt's Creek,' 'Succession,' 'Watchmen' dominate historic Emmys LOS ANGELES. KAZINFORM Disinfection of envelopes in front of the cameras, live COVID-19 testing and messengers wearing decontamination suits to deliver awards -- the pandemic turned out to be the protagonist of the 72nd Emmy Awards celebrated virtually Sunday.
Russia resumes air service with Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, South Korea MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Russia resumes passenger air service with Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and South Korea and lift the entry ban for these country’s nationals on a reciprocal basis, the government’s press service said on Sunday citing a corresponding government resolution.
Kazakh President to deliver video message at UNGA High-Level Meeting NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Today, approximately after 8.00 PM Nur-Sultan time, President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev will deliver a video message at the High-Level Meeting to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of the United Nations within the anniversary session of the UN General Assembly, the Facebook account of the President’s press secretary, Berik Uali, reads.
Pharmaceutical factory to be built in N Kazakhstan PETROPAVLOVSK. KAZINFORM – A delegation led by Deputy Governor of North Kazakhstan region Gani Nygymetov visited Omsk region to negotiate the construction of a pharmaceutical factory in the city of Petropavlovsk, North Kazakhstan region, Kazinform correspondent reports.
UAE highlights importance of international cooperation in facing challenges caused by COVID-19 GENEVA. KAZINFORM - Obaid Salem Saeed Al Zaabi, UAE Permanent Representative to the United Nations Office in Geneva, has delivered a statement during a session of the 45th UN Human Rights Council on behalf of Gulf Cooperation Council member countries on the issue of development, WAM reports.
EBRD, GCF and CIFs $42.6mln for solar plant in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is organising a new financing for the construction of a 76MWp solar plant in the Karaganda region of Kazakhstan, a leader in the development of renewable energy in Central Asia, with a total installed solar capacity of 216MWp, ebrd.com reports.
PM Suga, Trump vow to boost Japan-U.S. security alliance TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga and U.S. President Donald Trump agreed to further strengthen the Japan-U.S. security alliance and work together to tackle the coronavirus pandemic on Sunday night in their first phone call since Suga took office, Kyodo reports.
Kazakhstan’s population up 1.3 pct NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan’s population has increased to 18 million 767 thousand people by August 1, 2020, including 11 million 049 thousand city dwellers, amounting for 58.9% of the total population and 7 million 718 thousand rural dwellers (41.5%), Kazinform cites the official site of the Statistics Committee.
Lopez finishes 6th in Tour de France Stage 21 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Tour de France with a traditional 21st stage to the Champs Elysees in Paris ended with Slovenian rider Tadej Pogacar winning the 2020 Tour de France, Primoz Roglic as a runner-up and Richie Porte as third, Kazinform cites the press service of Astana Pro Team.
Occasional rain, thunderstorm in store for Kazakhstan on Sept 21 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The greater part of Kazakhstan is to be affected by a northwestern cyclone causing rain, occasional thunderstorm. Only east is to see weather without precipitation. Strong wind is to hit across the country here and there. South is predicted to see dust storm, the central part of the country is to be hit by squall, and southeast is to be blanketed by fog, Kazinform cites the National Met Office Kazhydromet.