Kazakhstani schoolchildren to have access to e-textbooks – Minister NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – E-versions of textbooks for schoolchildren are set to be made available ahead of the new academic year, Kazakhstan’s Minister of Education and Science Askhat Aimagambetov revealed on Saturday, Kazinform reports.
ANSA: 1 woman killed, 5 hurt as car veers onto pavement in Naples ROME. KAZINFORM - One young woman was killed and five other young women were seriously hurt after an 18-year-old Neapolitan man lost control of his car and ploughed into them at San Gennaro Vesuviano near Naples Thursday night, ANSA reports.
UAE’s first mask manufacturing facility secures orders until end of 2020 ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM - The UAE’s first respirator manufacturing facility, established in May in Al Ain with an annual output capacity of over 30 million units, has already secured orders until the end of 2020, a top executive told Emirates News Agency, WAM.
Number of COVID-19 cases across globe up by over 228,000 in past day, WHO says MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - More than 228,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide on July 10, with the overall number of such cases exceeding 12.1 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its daily bulletin, TASS reports.
Recovery efforts continue in southwest Japan 1 week after heavy rain FUKUOKA. KAZINFORM - Recovery efforts continued Saturday in Japan's southwestern region of Kyushu, battered by torrential rain a week ago that caused deadly flooding and landslides, with at least 16 people still missing, Kyodo reports.