Health professionals from Denmark and Belgium to come to help Slovakia BRATISLAVA. KAZINFORM - Health professionals from Denmark and Belgium will arrive in Slovakia on Friday to help the country deal with the critical situation in the health-care sector, Health Ministry State Secretary Peter Stachura announced on Thursday, TASR reports.
COVID-19: Brazil reports 2,286 deaths, 79k cases in 24h BRASILIA. KAZINFORM - For the first time, the daily report on the pandemic this Wednesday (Mar. 10) has more than 2 thousand new fatalities caused by COVID-19. A total of 2,286 lives were lost on one day. The figure topped the previous highest result, observed Tuesday (9), when 1,972 deaths from the disease had been notified, Agencia Brasil reports.
2 Kazakhstani tennis players to clash in St Petersburg ATP Challenger semis NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Two Kazakhstani tennis players have advanced to the semifinals of the men’s doubles event of the ATP Challenger – Grand Palace Championship by Formula TX in Saint Petersburg, Russia, Kazinform has learnt from the Kazakhstan Tennis Federation.
Japan to forgo procuring insulin syringes for COVID-19 vaccinations TOKYO. KAZINFORM - The Japanese government has decided not to procure insulin syringes intended for diabetes patients to administer COVID-19 vaccinations due to concerns of causing a supply shortage, the minister in charge of the vaccine rollout said Thursday, Kyodo reports.
Indian Ambassador completes his diplomatic mission in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan Mukhtar Tileuberdi received the Ambassador of the Republic of India Prabhat Kumar, who is completing his mission in Nur-Sultan, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Kazakh Foreign Ministry held online meeting on investment attraction NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakh Foreign Ministry Mukhtar Tleuberdi has chaired an online meeting with the heads of Kazakhstan’s overseas agencies on foreign investment attraction today, Kazinform cites the press service of the Foreign Ministry.
President Tokayev receives SecGen of Cooperation Council of Turkic-Speaking States NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev received Secretary General of the Cooperation Council of Turkic-Speaking States Bagdad Amreyev, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda’s press service.
Kazakhstan Day underway at PDAC Convention in Toronto TORONTO. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan Day is underway within the framework of one of the world’s largest exhibition-conferences, the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) Convention in Toronto, Canada, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Ministry of Industry and Infrastructural Development of Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan’s Winter Tennis Tournament finalists named NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The names of the finalists of the Winter Tennis Tournament of Kazakhstan taking place on the courts of the Daulet sports complex in Nur-Sultan city, have been announced, Kazinform correspondent reports citing the press service of Kazakhstan Tennis Federation.
374 more passengers arrive at Kazakh airports without COVID-19 tests NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – 22 international flights from Germany, France, South Korea, Maldives, Egypt, Turkey, Russia, Belarus, Uzbekistan, and Kyrgyzstan landed in Kazakhstan on March 10, 2021, Kazinform cites the Telegram channel of the Interdepartmental Commission on prevention of the spread of COVID-19.
New virus cases above 400 for 3rd day, potential resurgence fears growing in S. Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases stayed in the 400s for the third straight day Thursday amid growing concerns over a potential resurgence as a spate of cluster infections and increased untraceable cases put health authorities on edge, Yonhap reports.
26 killed, dozens injured as bus plunges into ravine in Indonesia's West Java JAKARTA. KAZINFORM Twenty six people were killed and dozens were wounded after a bus carrying 62 people fell into a ravine in Indonesia's western province of West Java on Wednesday night, a senior official said earlier Thursday.
International conference dedicated to the 880th anniversary of Nizami Ganjavi held NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Today, a joint international conference «Nizami Ganzhaui 880 years: his contribution to the world heritage» was held by the International Turkic Academy and the Nizami Ganjavi International Center.
Askar Mamin calls on ministers, governors to attract investments NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakh Prime Minister Askar Mamin has announced a number of tasks after being briefed on the social and economic development of the country and republican budget utilization between January-February this year, Kazinform correspondent reports.
COVID-19: Nur-Sultan and Almaty still in ‘red zone’ NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Nur-Sultan and Almaty cities remain in ‘red zone’ in terms of spread of coronavirus infection in Kazakhstan as of March 11, the Telegram Channel of the Interdepartmental commission for the prevention of coronavirus spread in Kazakhstan reads.
WHO reports over 433,000 new daily cases of COVID-19 GENEVA. KAZINFORM More than 433,000 new cases of novel coronavirus have been confirmed globally in the past 24 hours, pushing a total number of infections to 117.33 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its daily bulletin on Wednesday.