Kazakh President takes part in VIII Summit of the Council of Cooperation of Turkic-speaking Countries NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev took part in VIII Summit of the Council of Cooperation of Turkic-speaking Countries on Democracy and Freedoms Island in the Sea of Marmara.
100 years after its discovery, insulin still out of reach for many living with diabetes: WHO GENEVA. KAZINFORM A new report published by WHO in the lead-up to World Diabetes Day (14th November) highlights the alarming state of global access to insulin and diabetes care, and finds that high prices, low availability of human insulin, few producers dominating the insulin market and weak health systems are the main barriers to universal access.
CIS Heads of Government Council to hold online meeting on 12 Nov MINSK. KAZINFORM A regular session of the Heads of Government Council of the Commonwealth of Independent States will take place on 12 November using videoconference technologies, the press service of the CIS Executive Committee told BelTA.
Eight Picassos raise $92.5 million at Christie's auction NEW YORK. KAZINFORM The works of Pablo Picasso shone Thursday in a 20th century art auction held at Christie's New York headquarters, where eight pieces from different stages of the artist’s life went on sale and raised more than $92.5 million.
Kazakhstan suggests Turkic-speaking countries to work together to boost trade ISTANBUL. KAZINFORM The conference on trade and economic cooperation between Turkey and Turkic-speaking countries is being held in Istanbul on November 11-12, the Kazakh Trade and Integration Ministry’s press service reports.
ANSA: Italy's COVID-19 case incidence up sharply - monitoring report ROME. KAZINFORM Italy's COVID-19 incidence has continued on an upward trend, increasingly sharply to 78 cases for every 1000,000 inhabitants in the November 5-11 period, according to the weekly monitoring report of the health ministry and the Higher Health Institute (ISS), up from 53 in last week's report.
60% infectious diseases hospital patients need oxygen support in N Kazakhstan PETROPAVLOVSK. KAZINFORM – The situation with the spread of COVID-19 remains extremely critical in North Kazakhstan region as 60% patients at infectious diseases hospitals need regular oxygen support, Kazinform correspondent reports.
President Tokayev participates in opening of new office of Secretariate of Cooperation Council of Turkic-speaking States ISTANBUL. KAZINFORM – Press Secretary of the Kazakh President took to his Facebook account to announce that President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev together with Heads of State of Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkey, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, and Prime Minister of Hungary took part in the solemn opening of a new office of the Secretariate of the Cooperation Council of the Turkic-speaking States, Kazinform reports.
Serious COVID-19 cases hit all-time high amid little sign of letup in virus spread in S. Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea said Friday the number of COVID-19 patients in critical condition hit a record high as the daily caseload stayed above 2,300 for the third consecutive day amid eased antivirus curbs, Yonhap reports.
Andrey Zeits rejoins Astana Qazaqstan Team NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Experienced Kazakh rider Andrey Zeits is set to return to Astana Qazaqstan Team where he has spent most of his cycling career from 2008 to 2019. The new agreement with the rider has been signed for one year (2022), Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.
State always supported domestic financial sector in most difficult periods – Kazakh President NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Measures taken by the government and international institutions enabled to halt the further deterioration of the situation caused by the pandemic, Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev told the 9th Congress of Financiers of Kazakhstan, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakh-Ukrainian duo propels into Peugeot Slovak Open in Bratislava NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan’s Aleksandr Nedovyesov together with his Men’s doubles partner Denys Molchanov of Ukraine have reached the semifinals of the ATP’s Peugeot Slovak Open in Bratislava, Slovakia, Kazinform has learnt from Sports.kz.
Astana Qazaqstan Team set to create new continental development team NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Astana Qazaqstan Team is happy to announce the creation of a new UCI Continental team for Under 23 riders. The new project will be named Astana Qazaqstan Development Team and it will be focused on nurturing young talented riders, who will have a chance to move to the WorldTour level in the future, Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.
Precipitation forecast for Kazakhstan Nov 12 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Weather mostly without precipitation is forecast for Kazakhstan on Friday, November 12. Precipitation is expected only in northern Kazakhstan as it will be pounded by snow, blizzard, and black ice, Kazinform has learnt from Kazhydromet.