Kazakh FM attends Belt and Road int’l conference on fight against COVID-19 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kazakh Foreign Affairs Minister Mukhtar Tileuberdi took part in the High-level Video Conference On Belt and Road International Cooperation themed Solidarity in fighting against COVID-19 pandemic, the Ministry’s press service reports.
Scientists confirm high risk of new COVID-19 cases among those recovered — newspaper BEIJING. KAZINFORM Those infected with the novel coronavirus after recovery may contract it again with a high degree of possibility since many of those tested in China in the high-risk group did not have the appropriate antibodies, Hong Kong’s South China Morning Post reported on Thursday referring to results from a study obtained by a group of American and Chinese researchers.
Kazakhstan built 4.1 mln sq m of housing over 5 months NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan built 4.1 mln sq m of housing or 33,479 houses, including 14,209 single-family houses for the past five months under the Nurly Zher program 2020-2025, the Industry and Infrastructure Development Ministry’s press service reports.
Karaganda residents send wishes of health to Nursultan Nazarbayev KARAGANDA. KAZINFORM - Karaganda residents have sent words of support to First President of Kazakhstan-Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev, whose lastest test for the coronavirus infection returned positive, Kazinform reports referring to the regional administration's press service.
Restrictive measures to be strengthened in Kazakhstan this weekend - June 20-21 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Prime Minister Askar Mamin chaired a selector meeting of the Interdepartmental Commission to Prevent the Spread of Coronavirus Infection in the Republic of Kazakhstan. In accordance with the order of the President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, additional measures were considered to stabilize the epidemiological situation in Kazakhstan, Kazinform has learnt from primeminister.kz.
Kazakh minister on support for Kazakhs residing abroad NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Minister of Information and Social Development of Kazakhstan Aida Balayeva has commented on the measures of support for Kazakhstani nationals abroad at the Senate plenary session Thursday, Kazinform correspondent reports.
India, Ireland, Mexico, Norway elected UNSC non-permanent members for 2021-2022 NEW YORK. KAZINFORM - India, Ireland, Mexico, and Norway will be non-permanent members of the United Nations Security Council in 2021-2022, as follows from the results of Wednesday’s voting at the United Nations General Assembly.
Population of Kazakhstan amounts to 18.71 mln NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - As of May 1, 2020 population of Kazakhstan has amounted to 18711.2 thousand people including urban - 11004.5 thousand people (58.8%), rural - 7706.7 thousand people (41.2%), Kazinform reports referring to the Statistics Committee.
S.Korea’s nuclear envoy arrives in U.S. amid N.K. tensions WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM - South Korea's top nuclear envoy arrived in Washington on Wednesday for talks with U.S. officials as North Korea has been ratcheting up tensions with a series of angry actions against Seoul, including the blowing up of an inter-Korean liaison office, Yonhap reports.
1st clinical test in Japan of coronavirus vaccine to start June 30 OSAKA. KAZINFORM - A clinical test of a potential vaccine for the new coronavirus developed by medical startup Anges Inc. will start June 30 in Japan, Osaka Gov. Hirofumi Yoshimura said Wednesday, envisioning to put it into practice next year, Kyodo reports.