President OKs amendments to law on countering laundering of proceeds from crime NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev signed the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On amendments to some legislative acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the issues of countering the legalization (laundering) of proceeds from crime and financing of terrorism», Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
Japan to increase daily border cap to 5,000 people from Nov 26 TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Japan will relax coronavirus pandemic-necessitated border restrictions and raise the daily cap on the number of people entering to around 5,000 from the current 3,500 starting on Nov. 26, the top government spokesman said Thursday, Kyodo reports.
Nearly 1,700 teenagers aged 12-17 received 1st component of COVID-19 vaccine in Almaty ALMATY. KAZINFORM - Around 1,700 teenagers aged from 12-17 have so far been administered the first component of the COVID-19 vaccine in Almaty city, Yelnur Askarov, head of the youth policy department at the Asfendiyarov Kazakh National Medical University said, Kazinform reports.
Extended session of Kazakh MFA with participation of President Tokayev starts NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The extended session of the staff of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan with the participation of President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has started in the Kazakh capital, Kazinform correspondent reports.
S. Korea's daily virus cases hit new record high amid relaxed virus curbs SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's new coronavirus cases hit an all-time high on Thursday since the start of the pandemic amid eased social distancing rules, putting health authorities on alert over further upticks, Yonhap reports.
Bernd Lange hopes significant results will be reached together with Kazakhstan at 12th WTO Ministerial Conference BRUSSELS. KAZINFORM - As part of the working visit to Belgium Kazakh Trade and Integration Minister Bakhyt Sultanov met with Bernd Lange, Chairman of the European Parliament’s Committee on International Trade, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Brazil stages massive vaccination campaign against COVID-19 BRASILIA. KAZINFORM - The Health Ministry is set to carry out a campaign entitled Mega Vaccination from November 20 through 26, to encourage people to take all recommended doses of the vaccine, thus completing the basic immunization cycle, Agencia Brasil reports.
Preclinical trials of two more COVID-19 vaccines underway in Russia — health minister MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Preclinical trials of two more coronavirus vaccines are currently underway in Russia, Health Minister Mikhail Murashko said at Wednesday's meeting on the development of genetic technologies chaired by President Vladimir Putin, TASS reports.