Unemployment rate in Slovakia currently stands at 7.66 percent BRATISLAVA. KAZINFORM - The unemployment rate in Slovakia has gone down on a month-on-month basis, said Labour, Social Affairs and the Family Minister Milan Krajniak (We Are Family) during his working trip to Prievidza district (Trencin region), TASR reports.
Japan gov’t to ask Tokyo hospitals to secure beds for COVID patients TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Japan's health ministry and the Tokyo metropolitan government decided Monday to ask hospitals in the capital to secure beds and accept as many COVID-19 patients as possible, as a recent resurgence of infections outstrips the city's medical system, Kyodo reports.
Series of int’l round tables launched on eve of XIX Secretariat of Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Within the framework of the 30th anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan, large-scale work on a broad informational coverage of the upcoming XIX meeting of the Secretariat of the Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions, N. Nazarbayev Center for Development of Interfaith and Intercivilization Dialogue, together with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan and diplomatic missions of Kazakhstan abroad, is launching a series of round tables on the topic: «Interfaith dialogue for peace and harmony», Kazinform has learnt from the Center’s press service.
Soyuz-2.1b rocket with 34 OneWeb satellites launched from Baikonur space port MOSCOW. KAZINFORM The Soyuz-2.1b carrier vehicle with the Frigate upper stage and 34 UK’s OneWeb communication satellites was launched from the Baikonur site, according to the live stream of the Russian state space corporation Roscosmos on its website.
S. Korea: Downpours, strong winds forecast in Jeju, southern coastal areas, as typhoon expected to make landfall SEOUL. KAZINFORM - The southern coastal region is forecast to be hit by heavy downpours and strong winds Monday, as Typhoon Omais is projected to make landfall there later at night, the national weather agency said, Yonhap reports.
Kazakh President expresses condolences to family of Sultan Orazalin NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev expressed condolences to the family members and relatives of well-known writer, academician of the International TV and Radio Academy, and public figure Sultan Orazalin, Kazinform reports referring to President’s press secretary Berik Uali.