Home isolation ordered to all residents in Ulaanbaatar ULAANBAATAR. KAZINFORM - In compliance with the ongoing five-day strict lockdown measure in place nationwide until November 17 as a step to limit the extent of COVID-19 spread in Mongolia, residents in the capital city of Ulaanbaatar are being asked to adhere to home isolation rule beginning from 11 PM, November 13, Montsame reports.
Elbasy chairs session of Council on management of Samruk-Kazyna Fund NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – A session of the Council on management of the Samruk-Kazyna Sovereign Wealth Fund JSC chaired by First President of Kazakhstan-Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev was held on Friday, Kazinform has learnt from Elbasy.kz.
Information Minister Balayeva unveils Urker Awards 2020 in Kazakh capital NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Minister of Information and Social Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan Aida Balayeva has unveiled the Urker National Awards 2020 in the sphere of print, radio and online journalism, Kazinform reports.
Kazakhstan, Canada discuss aerospace and transportation cooperation OTTAWA. KAZINFORM - In the frame of Kazakhstan-Canada Business Council there was held a first Working Group in the field of Aerospace and Transportation. Despite the late time in Kazakhstan and early in Canada, the event brought together about 100 participants from two countries, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Kazakhstani tennis players face defeat at Cary Challenger men’s doubles CARY. KAZINFORM - Kazakhstan’s doubles pair Aleksandr Nedovyesov/Andrey Golubev as well as Kazakhstani Dmitry Popko who paired up with Polish Peter Polansky lost in the quarterfinals of ATP's Cary Challenger men’s doubles in the USA, Kazinform cites the National Olympic Committee.
Deputy Prime Minister makes working trip to W Kazakhstan rgn URALSK. KAZINFORM - Accompanied by Akim Gali Iskaliyev, Deputy Prime Minister Roman Sklyar got acquainted with the implementation of the President's Address, inspected a number of strategic and industrial facilities under construction, social facilities, including built within the framework of the Nurly Zher program. He has set tasks to ensure high-quality performance and timely completion of all necessary work, Kazinform cites primeminister.kz.
Over 579,000 new cases of COVID-19 recorded worldwide in past day GENEVA. KAZINFORM - More than 579,000 new confirmed cases of novel coronavirus have been recorded globally in the past day, bringing the total number of infections to 51.84 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its daily bulletin on Thursday, TASS reports.
COVID-19: Fiocruz’s own vaccine may start clinical trials in 2021 RIO DE JANEIRO. KAZINFORM - While gearing up to manufacture the vaccine against COVID-19 developed by pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca and Oxford University, Brazil’s Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz) has worked on its own vaccine projects which may start human testing in 2021. One of the vaccines is expected to be available in 2022, Agencia Brasil reports.
Weekly coronavirus cases 1.4 times up in Akmola rgn KOKSHETAU. KAZINFORM – 222 people are being treated for COVID-19 and pneumonia in infectious diseases hospitals in Akmola region. Of those, 11 are in a severe condition, two are put on ventilators, and one is in a critical condition, Kazinform correspondent reports.
New daily record highs of COVID-19 recoveries, deaths registered in Russia MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - The number of fatalities caused by the coronavirus in Russia has reached a new high - 439 deaths over the past 24 hours were reported on Thursday. A day earlier, 432 fatalities due to the novel infection were recorded in the country, TASS reports.