Families of medical workers killed by COVID-19 received state awards in Shymkent SHYMKENT. KAZINFORM - The Kurmet, Parasat, and Barys Orders to nine medical workers, who lost their lives to the COVID-19 virus, have been posthumously awarded in Shymkent city, Kazinform cites the press service of the city's administration.
ANSA: Over 1.2m families in Italy received ‘citizenship wage’ ROME. KAZINFORM - Pensions and social security agency INPS said Wednesday that 1.221 million families have received the 'citizenship wage' basic income or the 'citizenship' minimum pension since these benefits were brought in last year, ANSA reports.
Tokyo raises coronavirus alert level to highest as infections resurge TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Tokyo on Wednesday raised its alert over the coronavirus pandemic to its highest level following recent upticks in infections in the capital, adding to signs that Japan is facing a resurgence of the virus after lifting the state of emergency in May, Kyodo reports.
COVID-19: Russian doctors to share best practices with colleagues in Shymkent SHYMKENT. KAZINFORM –A group of Russian healthcare workers have arrived in the city of Shymkent to exchange experience with their Kazakhstani colleagues in the fight against COVID-19, Kazinform has learnt from Shymkent mayor’s press service.
KazNU – ICESCO: fighting together with COVID-19 ALMATY. KAZINFORM - Al-Farabi KazNU – Global Hub of the UN Academic Impact Program on sustainable development – has received a grant from the Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ICESCO) aimed on implementing a project to fight coronavirus, Kazinform has learnt from the university’s press service.
Turkish investors consider production of lung ventilators in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Turkish investors are looking to establish the production of lung ventilators in Kazakhstan. The possibility of developing production of Biyovent ventilators by Biosys is being considered during the interstate negotiations with the active participation of the Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the Republic of Turkey, Kazinform has learnt from Kazakh Invest.
Tourist village being created in Uzbekistan's Samarkand SAMARKAND. KAZINFORM - Activities are underway in Samarkand region to create a tourist village «Konigil». According to the concept of creating a tourist village, an 800-meter path is being built on an area of 3 hectares so that tourists could walk along the Siyob river.
Minsk to host regular session of Eurasian Intergovernmental Council on 17 July MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - The Belarusian side is getting ready to host an offline session of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council in Minsk on 17 July, BelTA learned from Prime Minister of Belarus Roman Golovchenko after the prime minister visited Moscow on 14 July.
PMs of Belarus, Russia sign documents in sphere of energy MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Prime Minister of Belarus Roman Golovchenko and Prime Minister of Russia Mikhail Mishustin signed three documents in the sphere of energy in Moscow on 14 July. The Belarusian head of government told reporters about it as a result of his visit to the Russian capital, Kazinform has learned from BelTA.
Over 50 countries submit purchase requests for Russia's anti-COVID-19 Avifavir MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Over 50 countries, including Brazil and Saudi Arabia, submitted requests to procure the Russian-made Avifavir anti-coronavirus drug, Head of the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) Kirill Dmitriev stated in his column for the Newsweek magazine. Kazinform has learnt from TASS.