UN chief calls for deeper int'l cooperation to address global health crisis, reduce poverty UNITED NATIONS. KAZINFORM - United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Sunday called for deeper international cooperation to address global health crisis, and reduce poverty and inequality, Xinhua reports.
Head of State meets with Linde Group Vice President NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and the Vice President of Germany’s Linde Group have held a meeting discussing the prospects for impending investments projects in the field of gas and chemistry, Kazinform cites the press service of Akorda.
Resolution on occasion of 30th anniversary of Semipalatinsk Test Site closure introduced to US Congress WASHINGTON, D.C. KAZINFORM – Members of the US House of Representatives, Ms. Dina Titus, Mr. Steve Chabot and Mr. Ami Bera introduced to the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the Congress and registered resolution No. 616 on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the closure of the Semipalatinsk nuclear test site, Kazinform cites the website of the Kazakh Foreign Ministry.
Russia records 18,178 new daily COVID-19 cases, crisis center says MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Russia has registered 18,178 new confirmed COVID-19 infections over the past 24 hours. The total number of infections has reached 7,158,248 cases, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told journalists on Monday, TASS reports.
Kazakh President to attend CSTO, SCO events in Dushanbe NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev is to take part in meetings of the Collective Security Treaty Organization and Council of the Heads of State of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization member countries set tot take place on September 16-17 in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, Kazinform has learnt from the Twitter account of the President’s Press Secretary Berik Uali.
Askar Mamin, German business reps discuss implementation of joint projects in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – A meeting between Kazakh Prime Minister Askar Mamin and heads of German companies Svevind Energy GmbH, Linde AG, Redpath Deilmann Gmbh, Siemens Energy, Goldbeck Solar GmbH, Saria SE & Co. KG, Becker Mining Systems as well as the Eastern Committee of the German Economy took place today, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh PM.
Kazakhstan sets up 2nd COVID-19 vaccine manufacturing site NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Yerlay Tugzhanov got familiarized with the activity of the Antigen research and production enterprise as part of the instructions of the Head of State to ensure biosafety of the country set in the State-of-the-Nation Address to the Kazakhstani people, Kazinform cites primeminister.kz.
Serbia breaks ground for Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine factory ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM A ground-breaking ceremony took place Wednesday in Belgrade in the presence of UAE, Serbian and Chinese dignitaries, signaling the commencement of the construction of the new local vaccine manufacturing plant in the country.
Kazakh Minister and OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media hold talks NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Today Kazakh Information and Social Development Minister Aida Balayeva met with OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media Teresa Ribeiro as part of her visit to Kazakhstan and Central Asia, the Ministry’s press service reports.
Over 50% fully vaccinated in Japan, rate approaching Britain, France TOKYO. KAZINFORM More than 50 percent of Japan's population has received two shots of a COVID-19 vaccine, with the vaccination rate on course to soon draw level with countries such as Britain and France, the minister in charge of the coronavirus response said Sunday.
3 cities, 8 regions of Kazakhstan still in high COVID-19 risk ‘red zone’ NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The cities of Nur-Sultan, Almaty and Shymkent, as well as Akmola, Aktobe, Almaty, Karaganda, Kostanay, Mangistau and Pavlodar regions are still in the high COVID-19 risk ‘red zone’ as of September 13, 2021, the Telegram Channel of the Interdepartmental Commission for preventing coronavirus spread reads.