Azerbaijani Embassy in Kazakhstan launches hotline due to coronavirus BAKU.KAZINFORM Given the rapid spread in the world of the coronavirus (COVID-19) announced by the World Health Organization (WHO) as a global pandemic, Azerbaijani Embassy in Kazakhstan has launched a hotline, a source in the embassy told Trend.
142 countries, territories restricting entry from S. Korea over coronavirus fears SEOUL. KAZINFORM A total of 142 countries and territories were imposing entry bans or stricter quarantine procedures or plan to do so for people from South Korea over coronavirus concerns Monday, the foreign ministry said.
Kazakh Interior Minister reports on state of emergency maintenance measures NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev received Kazakh Interior Minister Yerlan Turgumbayev who reported on measures taken in order to maintain the state of emergency in the country, the President’s press service reports.
Spotlight: EU restricts export of protective equipment amid spike in coronavirus cases BRUSSELS/BERLIN. KAZINFORM As Italy reported on Sunday its highest single-day deaths of 368 and France its biggest jump of over 900 new cases of coronavirus in one day, the European Union (EU) adopted a scheme to restrict the export of medical protective equipment and secure the supply within the bloc.
Those trying to spread panic to be punished, President NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM «The people who disseminate false information and trying to spread panic will be punished,» President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said in his televised address to the nation over the state of emergency declared earlier in Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan names new mayor of Aktobe AKTOBE. KAZINFORM - By an order of the region’s Akim Ondasyn Urazalin in agreement with the Presidential Administration and the maslikhat, Askhat Shakharov was appointed the Akim of the city of Aktobe, Kazinform correspondent reports citing the Akimat’s press service.
President to give televised address to nation Mar 16 at 02:00pm NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kazakh President’s televised address to the nation in regards to imposition of the state of emergency, will be broadcast on national TV channels today, at 02:00pm, Press Secretary of the President Berik Uali informed via his Facebook account, Kazinform reports.
Almost 5 mln children born into war in Syria: UNICEF UNITED NATIONS, March 15 (Xinhua) -- Some 4.8 million children have been born in Syria since the conflict began nine years ago. An additional 1 million have been born as refugees in neighboring countries. They continue to face the devastating consequences of a brutal war, the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) said Sunday, Xinhua reports.
Annual commodity turnover with Uzbekistan exceeds $2.7 bln NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM. In January - December 2019 trade between Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan amounted to USD2.75 billion, an increase of 10.6% compared with January – December 2018 (USD2.49 billion), Kazinform reported with the reference to finprom.kz.
Local meat production goes up NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Meat production increased in Kazakhstan, this has been stated by Kazakh Minister of Agriculture SaparkNUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Meat production increased in Kazakhstan, this has been stated by Kazakh Minister of Agriculture Saparkhan Omarov at a Government hour in Majilis, the Kazinform correspondent reports.