Kazakh students sweep 8 medals at 56th Int’l Mendeleev Chemistry Olympiad TASHKENT. KAZINFORM Kazakhstani pupils won 3 silver and 5 bronze medals at the 56th International Mendeleev Chemistry Olympiad held in the capital of Uzbekistan on May 9-16, the Kazakh Education and Science Ministry’s press service reports.
Above 13,000 recognized jobless in Almaty since Jan ALMATY. KAZINFORM «Since the beginning of the year 17,261 people applied for the Almaty city employment centre. 13,460 of them were recognized jobless,» director of the centre Dilyara Imankulova told a briefing at the regional communications service.
Anna Danilina of Kazakhstan advances to Morocco Open doubles quarterfinal NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazakhstan's Anna Danilina paired with American Ingrid Neel beat Yasmine Kabbaj of Morocco and Ekaterina Kazionova of Russia 6-1, 6-2 in the first round of the WTA 250 event held in Rabat, Morocco, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakhstan Tennis Federation.
CSTO needs to attach more attention to ensuring security of southern frontiers of Central Asia - Tokayev NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev addressed the jubilee Summit of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) in Moscow, Russia, Kazinform correspondent reports.
British lawyers positively assess constitutional reform in Kazakhstan LONDON. KAZINFORM – Representatives of the UK Revenue Bar Association took part in a roundtable discussion at the Embassy of Kazakhstan in London to discuss the upcoming referendum on the amendments and additions to the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kazinform cites the Kazakh MFA.
S. Korea’s Yoon offers unsparing COVID-19 aid to N. Korea SEOUL. KAZINFORM - President Yoon Suk-yeol said Monday he will spare no effort to help North Korea cope with a massive outbreak of the coronavirus, offering to send vaccines and other necessary supplies if Pyongyang agrees to accept, Yonhap reports.
3 kids drown in Kazakhstan since beginning of year NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - 25 people, of whom three are kids, have drawn in Kazakhstan since the beginning of this year, Baurzhan Syzdykov, Chairman of the Committee on Civil Defense and Military Units of the Kazakh Emergency Situations Ministry, said, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Astana Opera Academy preparing a premiere NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM For the first time, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Don Giovanni will be presented at Astana Opera. All of the roles will be performed by the ASTANA OPERA International Opera Academy attendees. The debut in the greatest creation of a musical genius will be the final chord of the first year of training for aspiring singers, the Astana Opera press service reports.
Climate: Italy has ‘already used up its resources for 2022’ ROME. KAZINFORM - Italy has already used up its resources for this year if the nation were living within its environmental means after hitting its overshoot day on Sunday, the Global Footprint Network research organization has said, ANSA reports.
AIFC participant, KIDF signs Agr't of Understanding with FTG, Sembol İnşaat and Accor NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Within the framework of the round table with the captains of the Turkish business, an Agreement of understanding was signed between the AIFC participant «Kazakhstan Investment Development Fund (KIDF) Management Company» Ltd., FTG Gayrimenkul Yatirim Turizm Madencilik Ve Inşaat Sanayi Ticaret Anonim Şirketi, Sembol Uluslararası Yatırım Tarım Peyzaj İnşaat Turizm Sanayi Ve Ticaret A.Ş. and Accor.
N. Korea’s Kim slams lack of medical supplies as likely COVID cases surge BEIJING. KAZINFORM - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has strongly criticized his Cabinet for not providing medicines to citizens according to their needs, state-run media reported Monday, as suspected coronavirus cases continue to explode in the country, Kyodo reports.
Kazakhstan documents 5 new COVID-19 cases NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Only two cities of Kazakhstan – Nur-Sultan and Almaty – recorded fresh cases of the coronavirus infection in the past day, Kazinform has learned from the Telegram channel of the Inter-departmental commission fighting to stop the spread of COVID-19.
Astana’s Nibali takes 8th place atop Blockhaus at Giro d’Italia NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - A very hard mountain stage to Blockhaus has been held today at the Giro d’Italia: the riders passed 191 km with 5 categorized climbs, including the final ascent to a super tough Blockhaus, Kazinform has learned from the club’s press service.