Eight thousand jobs created under Digital Kazakhstan programme in 2019 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM At present, the growing relevance of digitalization of Kazakhstan’s economy will ensure further economic growth and competitiveness of the country on the world stage. The main tool in achieving this goal is the State Program «Digital Kazakhstan.»
Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon in 2019 was 85 percent greater than in 2018 RIO DE JANEIRO. KAZINFORM Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon region last year was 85 percent greater than that reported in 2018, according to estimates by Brazil's National Institute for Space Research (Inpe) released on Tuesday.
Govt discusses cattle breeding development in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Prime Minister Askar Mamin has chaired today a meeting for discussing the development of cattle breeding in the country. Minister of Agriculture Saparkhan Omarov reported on measures taken to increase the number of cattle and beef production as well as regions' potential for the development of beef cattle breeding, primeminister.kz.
PM candidate Mishustin announces planned changes in new Russian Cabinet MOSCOW. KAZINFORM Head of Russia’s Federal Tax Service Mikhail Mishustin, whom Russian President Vladimir Putin proposed as a candidate for the position of prime minister, has said at a meeting with the United Russia party's faction in the Russian State Duma (lower house of parliament) that some changes are planned in the new government, head of the United Russia party’s parliamentary faction Sergei Neverov told TASS on Thursday.
Kazakhstan, Hungary discuss cooperation in Budapest BUDAPEST. KAZINFORM - Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Hungary Mr.Zhanibek Abdrashov met on January 15 Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Finance of Hungary, co-Chairman of the Kazakh-Hungarian intergovernmental Committee on economic cooperation and of the Strategic Council, Chairman of the friendship group with Kazakhstan of the National Assembly (Parliament) of Hungary Mr. Mihály Varga, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Healthy commercial ads don’t change teens’ desire to eat junk food: study CHICAGO. KAZINFORM - How teens' brains respond to TV commercials for fast food can predict what they are going to eat for dinner, according to a study posted on the website of the University of Michigan (UM) on Wednesday, Xinhua reports.
Anuar Sadykulov appointed vice chairman of National Security Committee NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – By a decree of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Anuar Sadykulov was appointed to a post of vice chairman of the National Security Committee and director of «A» special operations service, Akorda informs.
Kazakhstan partakes in 30th meeting of ECO regional planning council TEHRAN. KAZINFORM - The Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the Islamic Republic of Iran - Permanent Representative of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the Organization for Economic Cooperation (ECO) Mr. Askhat Orazbayon behalf of the Republic of Kazakhstantakes part at the 30th meeting of the ECO Regional Planning Council being held in Tehran.
IAEA mission to come to Belarus in February to check readiness for nuclear power plant launch MINSK. KAZINFORM - An Integrated Nuclear Infrastructure Review (INIR) mission of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) will come to Belarus in February 2020 to evaluate the readiness of the country's infrastructure for operating a nuclear power plant. Preparations for welcoming the mission are being discussed at a routine conference in Minsk on 14-15 January, the press service of the Belarusian Energy Ministry told BelTA.
Dutch Ambassador visits Atyrau region NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Ambassador Andre Carstens is paying a visit to Atyrau. He had a meeting with Mr Serik Shapkenov, First Deputy Akim (governor) of Atyrau region. The parties discussed the potential of further development of cooperation between Atyrau Region and the Netherlands, Kazinform has learnt from the Embassy of the Netherlands in Kazakhstan.