Central Asian training of trainers on media and information literacy to start Nov 8 ALMATY. KAZINFORM On 8-14 November 2021, a training for trainers on the professional development of media and information literacy for teachers of the Central Asian region will be held, based on the teaching complex «Fundamentals of Information Culture for students of 1-9 grades of secondary schools».
New virus cases fewer than 2,000 for 11th day amid rising vaccination rate SEOUL. KAZINFORM South Korea's daily coronavirus cases stayed below 2,000 for the 11th straight day Tuesday, as the effects of vaccines are taking hold with rising inoculations amid preparations for a gradual return to normalcy.
U.S. announces additional $2.4 mln to support COVID-19 assistance in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM On October 18, the United States—through the U.S. Agency for International Development—announced $2.4 million in COVID-19 assistance for Kazakhstan. This assistance will support evidence-based decision making for vaccine deployment; advance local capacity to respond to vaccine misinformation; strengthen laboratory systems to conduct COVID-19 gene sequencing; and strengthen Kazakhstan’s vaccine readiness and delivery.
Around 22% of European and 31% of US gas plants run at loss ANKARA. KAZINFORM Around 22% of European gas-fired power plants and almost a third of units in the US run at loss and many more are being sent into the red with rising fuel price risks, a new report from the financial think-tank Carbon Tracker revealed on Tuesday.
Cyclist Nurbergen Nurlykhassym signs for Astana Qazaqstan Team NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The reigning U23 Kazakhstan Road Race Champion Nurbergen Nurlykhassym is set to join UCI WorldTour Astana Qazaqstan Team in the upcoming season. The 21-year-old rider signed his first ever professional contract for two years (2022 and 2023), Kazinform cites the official website of the Astana Premier Tech.
Kazakh Majilis Speaker, Saudi Consultative Assembly Chairman meet NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Speaker of the Majilis of the Kazakh Parliament Nurlan Nigmatulin held talks with Abdullah ibn Muhammad Al ash-Sheikh, Chairman of the Consultative Assembly of Saudi Arabia, who is on an official visit in Kazakhstan, Kazinform cites the press service of the Majilis.
Campaigning begins for Japan’s Oct. 31 general election TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Campaigning for Japan's Oct. 31 general election began Tuesday, with new Prime Minister Fumio Kishida seeking a mandate for his COVID-19 and economic policies while opposition parties are banding together in a bid to loosen the ruling coalition's grip on power, Kyodo reports.
Sole shareholder of Ak Zhol KZ Corporation to reduce authorized capital NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - «Ak Zhol KZ Corporation» incorporated as a private company of the Astana International Financial Centre under Identification Number 190740900069, registered office: Esil district, 7/4 Uly Dala avenue, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, acting in accordance with the Articles of Association and Constitutional Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On the Astana International Financial Centre» and legislation of the Astana International Financial Centre, represented by the Director Nurlan Tleuberdenovich Abraimov, notifies that on October 17, 2021 the sole shareholder of «Ak Zhol KZ Corporation» will make a resolution to reduce the authorized capital, Kazinform reports.
Kazakhstan increases financing for Auyl – El besigi program to KZT800bn for next 4 yrs NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakh Prime Minister Askar Mamin summed up the outcomes of the Government session, one of the topics of which was the Auyl – El besigi (A Village is the Cradle of the Nation) project, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Khabar to air 5th episode of documentary about Elbasy NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The fifth episode of the Strokes to the Portrait. Revelation documentary film about First President of Kazkahstan – Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev is to be aired on October 21 at 9:30 pm on Khabar TV channel, Kazinform has learnt from the Twitter account of Elbasy’s Press Secretary Aidos Ukibai.
S.Korea’s planned scheme of ‘living with COVID-19’ raises hope, concerns SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea is set to gradually phase out coronavirus restrictions starting next month as the vaccination rate rises, joining a list of countries embracing a new scheme of returning to normal life with the coronavirus, Yonhap reports.
No precipitation in store for Kazakhstan Oct 19 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstani meteorologists say weather without precipitation will persist in most of Kazakhstan on Tuesday, October 19. Scattered showers are expected only in the west of the country. Foggy conditions will be observed in the north, east and west of Kazakhstan, while stiff wind will blow in the southeast and west, Kazinform has learnt from Kazhydromet.