Some classes put under quarantine in Zhambyl region NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Deputy head of the regional sanitary and epidemiological control department of Zhambyl region Baglan Kydyrbayev told a briefing how many classes were put under quarantine in the region since the start of the new academic year.
Republic of Korea, Astana Civil Service Hub and UNDP launch a project on digitalization in public sector in C Asia and the Caucasus NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Government of the Republic of Korea and the Astana Civil Service Hub (ACSH) are embarking on a joint project to enhance the capacity of civil servants and practitioners involved in the implementation of innovations in the public administration system and digitalization of the delivering of public services in the countries of Central Asia (Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan) and Caucasus (Azerbaijan, Armenia, Georgia).
UAE allows return of vaccinated holders of valid residence visa, including those who stayed abroad for over six months ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM The Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship (ICA) and the National Emergency Crisis and Disasters Management Authority (NCEMA) have announced permitting return of fully vaccinated - with World Health Organisation-approved vaccines - holders of valid UAE residence visa coming from the countries previously on the suspended list, starting from 12 September 2021.
Foreign Ministers of Kazakhstan and North Macedonia hold talks NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan Mukhtar Tileuberdi held talks with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of North Macedonia Bujar Osmani, who is in Nur-Sultan on an official visit.
83 heads of state expected to attend 76th session of UN General Assembly UNITED NATIONS. KAZINFORM President of the 75th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), Volkan Bozkir, said on Thursday that 83 heads of state are expected to attend the 76th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 76), which opens on Sept. 14.
Japan extends COVID-19 emergency again, sets exit strategy for curbs TOKYO. KAZINFORM Japan's government decided Thursday to extend the COVID-19 state of emergency again for Tokyo and many other areas where hospitals remain stretched, while adopting a plan to ease restrictions on traveling and large events once most of the population has been vaccinated.
Krymbek Kusherbayev takes part in ceremony of honoring Mereili otbasy contest winners NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – A ceremony of honoring the winners of the National Contest Mereili Otbasy took place online with the participation of Kazakh Secretary of State Krymbek Kusherbayev ahead of the Family Day, Kazinform cites the press service of Akorda.
Kazakhstan to resume flights to Saudi Arabia NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – At the session of the Intergovernmental Commission on prevention of the COVID-19 spread on September 7 it was decided to resume flights between Kazakhstan and Saudi Arabia, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh Ministry of Industry and Infrastructural Development.
New cases fall back under 1,900 as infections resurge in wider Seoul SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily coronavirus cases fell back to slightly below 1,900 on Friday, while authorities are striving to curb the virus surge and raise the vaccination rate ahead of a major holiday when many people travel, Yonhap reports.
NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg receives credentials of Head of Kazakh Mission to NATO Margulan Baimukhan BRUSSELS. KAZINFORM – Head of the Kazakh Mission to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Margulan Baimukhan handed over the credentials to NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg, Kazinform correspondent reports.
2 rgns of Kazakhstan to brace for rains and frosts NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Due to the weather fronts the country is to brace for thunderstorms in the northwest, north, southeast, mountainous areas of the south as well as in the center at daytime. Zhambyl region’s mountainous and sub-mountainous areas to expect heavy rains and hail, Kazinform cites Kazhydromet.