Number of COVID-19 cases across the globe is up by over 181,000 in the past 24 hours GENEVA. KAZINFORM Over 181,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide on June 18, with the overall number of such cases exceeding 8.24 million, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its daily bulletin on Friday.
S. Korea on alert over second wave of cornonavirus infections in summer SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea, still stuck in the first wave of the coronavirus outbreak, is on alert over another potential round of virus infections in the summer, as the virus has been spreading faster than expected even during hot weather.
New chairman of Water Resources Committee named NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - By an order of the Minister of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources Nurlan Aldamzharov is appointed Chairman of the Committee on Water Resources, Kazinform reports with the reference to the press service of the Prime Minister.
Nur-Sultan to close some facilities to curb virus spread NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Chief State Sanitary Doctor of Nur-Sultan Zhanna Praliyeva has issued a decree on the temporary strengthening of restrictive and quarantine measures to combat the spread of the novel coronavirus, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakhstan to map out legal policy framework for 2020-2030 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazakhstan is planning to develop the legal policy framework for 2020-2030, Minister of Justice Marat Beketayev told an online reporting meeting at the Central Communications Service with the population on Friday, Kazinform correspondent reports.