2020 global tourism expected to drop 57% amid tighter border controls TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Global international travel demand is expected to drop 57 percent in 2020, dented by tighter border controls and quarantine measures imposed in an effort to stem the coronavirus outbreak, according to a British research firm, Kyodo reports.
China, Kazakhstan agree to further cooperation in post-epidemic era NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - China and Kazakhstan will continue to boost cooperation in various areas in the post-epidemic era, visiting Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said here on Saturday while meeting with Kazakh Foreign Minister Mukhtar Tleuberdi, Xinhua reports.
S.Korea set to decide whether to further extend stricter virus curbs in greater capital SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea is set to decide Sunday whether to again extend its tougher antivirus curbs in the greater Seoul area by another one week as it is struggling to contain the spread of the new coronavirus, Yonhap reports.
Astana’s Lopez remains 6th after Tour de France Stage 14 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The peloton of the Tour de France passed today a hilly stage 14 from Clermont-Ferrand to Lyon (194 km) with a few climbs on the distance and a very fast and tricky final circuit in Lyon, Kazinform has learnt from the club’s press service.
Weather forecast for Kazakhstan on Sept 13 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Scattered showers with thunderstorms are set to douse northern, northwestern and southern Kazakhstan. The rest of the country will enjoy weather without precipitation. Fog will blanket parts of the west and east of the country, Kazinform reports.