Kazakhstan to introduce political servants’ rotation institute in 2021 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The institute of rotation of political servants is to be introduced in the country on January 1, 2021, Kazinform cites the Facebook account of Deputy Chairman of the Agency for Civil Service of Kazakhstan.
Seoul to extend visas for ethnic Koreans stranded by coronavirus SEOUL. KAZINFORM - Ethnic Koreans of foreign nationality stranded in South Korea due to the protracted outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic will be allowed to extend their stay here more conveniently, the Ministry of Justice said Tuesday, Yonhap reports.
COVID-19: Petropavlovsk, 7 districts reported new daily cases in N Kazakhstan rgn PETROPAVLOVSK. KAZINFORM – North Kazakhstan region has so far reported a total of 5,107 cases of COVID-19, of which 21% were detected following preventive examinations, 67% - among those sought medical help, and 12% - among contacts, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Medical facilities receive hi-tech devices for COVID-19 treatment in Kazakh capital NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The multi-purpose city hospitals and infectious diseases hospitals are 100% provided with oxygenation devices High-Flow in Nur-Sultan as the capital’s administration has obtained over 50 hi-tech devices for COVID-19 treatment, Kazinform cites the official website of Nur-Sultan’s administration.
Kazakh President Aide partakes in session of CSTO Committee of Secretaries of Security Councils NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Aide to the Kazakh President – Secretary of the Security Council Asset Issekeshev has taken part in a session of the Committee of the Secretaries of Security Councils of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) vie videoconference, Kazinform cites the press service of Akorda.
Artisans’ club to be opened in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – An artisans’ club is to be opened in the city of Nur-Sultan, Deputy Mayor of the city Bakhtiyar Maken told the 9th Civic Forum «Public and State: 30 years of partnership and development «Birgemiz,» Kazinform cites the capital’s administration.
President Tokayev meets with Executive Director of CICA Secretariat Kairat Sarybay NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kassym-Jomart Tokayev received the newly appointed Executive Director of the Secretariat of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measure in Asia (CICA) Kairat Sarybay, Kazinform reports citing Akorda.
Kazakhstan reports 55 COVID-19 cases in schoolchildren since 2nd academic year NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Since the start of the second academic year 55 cases of COVID-19 among schoolchildren have been detected in Kazakhstan, Aizhan Yesmagambetova, Chairwoman of the Committee for sanitary and epidemiological control of the Health Ministry of Kazakhstan, said, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Russia documents 22,410 cases of COVID-19 in past 24 hours MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Russia has documented 22,410 cases of COVID-19, a disease caused by the novel coronavirus, in the past 24 hours, with the overall case count hitting 1,971,013, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told reporters on Tuesday, TASS reports.
U.S., Japanese astronauts arrive at ISS in SpaceX ship CAPE CANAVERAL. KAZINFORM - The commercially developed SpaceX Crew Dragon ship carrying a group of four U.S. and Japanese astronauts successfully docked with the International Space Station on Monday following its liftoff from NASA's space center a day earlier, Kyodo reports.
Dozens of Kazakhstani schoolchildren, teachers get COVID-19 since the start of academic year NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Over 300 schoolchildren and 240 teachers have tested positive for COVID-19 in Kazakhstan since the beginning of the academic year, Aizhan Yesmagambetova, Chairperson of the Sanitary and Epidemiological Control Committee of the Ministry of Healthcare of the Republic of Kazakhstan, said, Kazinform reports.
Kazakhstan forges ahead with Renewable Energy NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The signing of a syndicated US$95.3 million deal to support the construction of the Zhanatas 100 MW wind farm in southern Kazakhstan, marks a major milestone in the decarbonisation and diversification journey away from the country’s coal legacy, ebrd.com reports.
Kazakhstan awards jubilee medals to Egypt Supreme Constitutional Court heads NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - On November 15, 2020, the capital of Egypt hosted a solemn ceremony of awarding the jubilee medals «25 years of Kazakhstan constitution», awarded by the decree of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Chairman of the Supreme Constitutional Court of the Arab Republic of Egypt H.E.Said Marey and his Deputy Mr.Abdel Omar Sherif, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Kazakhstan to send medical products to Kyrgyzstan to help fight COVID-19 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Upon the instruction of President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev Kazakhstan will provide humanitarian assistance to the Kyrgyz Republic amid the ongoing fight against the coronavirus infection, Kazinform has learnt from the prime minister’s website.
Fog, ice slick, blizzard forecast for regions of Kazakhstan Nov 17 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Snowfall and blizzard are in store for eastern Kazakhstan on Tuesday. However, weather without precipitation and colder temperature are expected in the west. Parts of Kazakhstan will see gusty wind, fog, and ice slick, Kazinform has learnt from Kazhydromet.
Number of COVID-19 cases across globe up by over 528,000 in past day – WHO GENEVA. KAZINFORM - More than 528,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide in the past day, with the overall number of such cases exceeding 54.3 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its daily bulletin on Monday, TASS reports.