ANSA: Antibody response over 93% after first ReiThera vaccine shot ROME. KAZINFORM - Italy's ReiThera vaccine against COVID-19 showed an antibody response against the Spike protein in over 93% of volunteers three weeks after the first dose, reaching 99% after the second shot, the biotech company based in Castel Romano, near Rome, said on Monday, ANSA reports.
Yildirim Holding to construct Kazakhstan’s first Soda Ash Plant NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The first Soda Ash Plant in Kazakhstan is to be built in Sarysu district of Zhambyl region. The project owner is Qazaq Soda LLP, a subsidiary of Yildirim Holding of Turkey. The start of the project is scheduled for the third quarter of 2021, Kazinform reports.
Cultural heritage of Kazakhstan discussed in Ethiopia ADDIS ABABA. KAZINFORM As part of the celebration of the 30th anniversary of Kazakhstan's Independence and the anniversaries of Zhambyl Zhabayev, Ibray Altynsarin, Alikhan Bukeikhanov, Dina Nurpeisova, Kazhymukan Munaytpasov, Mukagali Makatayev a seminar dedicated to the cultural heritage of the Great Steppe country was held at the Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Ethiopia, the Kazakh MFA’s press service reports.
Askhat Oralov relieved of the post of Vice Minister of Information NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Askhat Oralov was relieved of the post of Vice Minister of Information and Social Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan due to a transfer to another appointment, Kazinform has learnt from the prime minister’s press service.
Figures&Facts: Chinese COVID-19 vaccines proved safe and effective across world BEIJING. KAZINFORM China is the world's largest vaccine supplier, having supplied more than 480 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines to the international community, provided vaccine assistance to nearly 100 countries, and exported vaccines to more than 50 countries.
UAE grants golden visas to 100,000 global coders DUBAI. KAZINFORM In executing the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to grant golden visas to 100,000 entrepreneurs, owners of enterprises, and start-ups specialised in coding, the National Program for Coders announced the start of the golden visa application process.
New infections above 1,000 for 6th day, cases start to rise in non-capital areas SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases rose by more than 1,000 for the sixth consecutive day Monday despite fewer tests over the weekend, as the greater Seoul area, the hotbed for the recent spike in new infections, is placed under the toughest social distancing measures, Yonhap reports.
11 areas of Kazakhstan in ‘red zone’ for COVID-19 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan’s 11 areas, including three cities and eight regions, are in the «red zone» on the map of the COVID-19 spread, Kazinform has learnt from the Telegram channel of the Interdepartmental Commission on prevention of the spread of COVID-19.