84th meeting of Kazakh-Uzbek Demarcation Commission took place in Almaty NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The 84th meeting of the government delegations of Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan’s Demarcation Commission took place on June 7-11, 2021, in the city of Almaty, Kazakhstan Kazinform cites the website of the Kazakh Foreign Ministry.
UAE announces 2,281 new COVID-19 cases, 2,234 recoveries, 3 deaths in last 24 hours ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM - The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced that it conducted 225,651 additional COVID19 tests over the past 24 hours, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment, WAM reports.
Presence of Colombian variant of novel coronavirus confirmed in Slovakia BRATISLAVA. KAZINFORM – Laboratories in Slovakia have confirmed the presence of a new, so-called Colombian variant of novel coronavirus in the country, TASR learnt from Public Health Authority (UVZ) spokesperson Dasa Rackova on Friday.
Russia records 12,505 new daily COVID-19 cases, highest since February 22 MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Russia has registered 12,505 new confirmed COVID-19 infections over the past 24 hours, the highest indicator since February 22. The total number of infections has reached 5,180,454 cases, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told journalists on Friday, TASS reports.
Kazakh ambassador holds meeting with deputy head of CPC Central Committee’s International Department Qian Hongshan BEIJING. KAZINFORM – Kazakh Ambassador Gabit Koishibayev met with Deputy Head of the International Department of the Chinese Communist Party’s Central Committee Qian Hongshan, during which the sharing of views on the current state of and further development of multifaceted cooperation between Kazakhstan and China took place, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh Foreign Ministry.
New prospects of Kazakh-European cooperation discussed in Brussels BRUSSELS. KAZINFORM - Representative of Kazakhstan to the EU, Ambassador Margulan Baimukhan met with the Head of a leading graduate school in the field of European studies, Rector of the «College of Europe», former High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice President of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini, to discuss the prospects of Kazakhstan-EU cooperation, including the collaboration in training of graduate specialists in the field of European relations, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
COVID-19: Brazil reports 17.1m cases, 479.5 thousand deaths BRASILIA. KAZINFORM - In Brazil, the total number of people infected with the novel coronavirus since the pandemic started has reached 17,122,877. In 24 hours, 85,748 new positive COVID-19 diagnoses were confirmed. The country also has 3,888 active cases being monitored, Agencia Brasil reports.
President Tokayev receives credentials from foreign ambassadors NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The ceremony of presenting credential letters to the President of Kazakhstan by the newly appointed Ambassadors Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary was held at the Akorda presidential palace, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
10 laws adopted as part of ambitious political reforms – Yerlan Karin NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – As part of the implementation of the initiatives put forward by the National Council of Public Trust 17 laws and three decrees of the Head of State have been adopted, Assistant to President Yerlan Karin said Friday, Kazinform correspondent reports.
New virus cases back under 600, distancing rules extended for 3 weeks in S. Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily new virus cases fell back to below 600 on Friday, but health authorities decided to extend the current social distancing rules for another three weeks before adopting revamped antivirus measures, Yonhap reports.