Schools pull out of Tokyo Olympic spectator program over virus fears TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Organizers of the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics have begun accepting cancellations from schools no longer wishing to participate in a program that offers students the chance to watch events at nearby venues, Kyodo reports.
Head of State congratulates newly elected President of Mongolia NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – On behalf of the people of Kazakhstan and on his own behalf, President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev congratulated Ukhnaagiin Khurelsukh on his election as President of Mongolia, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
Enhancing Kazakh-U.S. cooperation on human rights, religious freedom discussed in Washington WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM - Yerzhan Ashikbayev, Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the United States had a meeting with Daniel Nadel, the Senior Official at the Office of International Religious Freedom of the US Department of State, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Kazakh-Ukrainian tandem propels into ATP Challenger final in Slovakia NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Aleksandr Nedovyesov of Kazakhstan and Denys Molchanov of Ukraine have reached the final of the ATP Challenger - Kooperativa Bratislava Open 2021 in Slovakia, Kazinform has learnt from the Kazakhstan Tennis Federation.
Kazakhstan’s delegation takes part in OIC Senior Officials Meeting NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Delegation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, headed by H.E. Mr. Berik Aryn, the Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Saudi Arabia and Permanent Representative to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), took part in the Senior Officials Meeting of the OIC, held on June 9-10, 2021 in a virtual format, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
New virus cases in mid-500s for 2nd day amid continued cluster infections in S. Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily new virus cases remained under 600 for the second straight day Saturday, as health authorities have decided to extend the current social distancing rules for another three weeks to stem cluster infections, Yonhap reports.
Two years of Kassym-Jomart Tokayev's presidency: Reforms, National Council of Public Trust, fight against coronavirus pandemic NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev took office on June 12, 2019. During the inauguration ceremony, the Head of State assured Kazakhstanis that he would always protect the interests of the country and his ultimate goal is to ensure the unity of society and protect the rights and interests of every citizen.
Occasional showers predicted for some parts of Kazakhstan June 12 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Weather without precipitation is expected in northern and central Kazakhstan on Saturday, June 12. Inclement weather is forecast for other parts of the country – occasional showers with thunderstorms are predicted, Kazinform has learnt from Kazhydromet.