Steel workers optimistic about the future of their enterprise and the country – President KARAGANDA. KAZINFORM – Steel workers feel optimistic about the future of their enterprise and the country, President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev tweeted after the visit to ArcelorMittal Temirtau JSC steel plant on Monday, Kazinform reports.
Japan mulls temporary exit of Sapporo, Osaka from travel subsidy program TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Japan is preparing to suspend its «Go To Travel» subsidy program to areas including popular tourist destination cities Sapporo and Osaka, given the high number of novel coronavirus cases there, government sources said Monday, Kyodo reports.
Kazakhstan ratifies Protocol regarding Eurasian Patent Convention NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has signed the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan «On ratification of the Protocol on protection of pre-production prototypes to the Eurasian Patent Convention as of September 9, 1994,» Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
Top boxer to skip Kazakhstan Boxing Championships NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Leader of Kazakhstan’s national boxing team Vasiliy Levit (91kg weight class) is expected to skip the Kazakhstan Boxing Championships set to be held in Shymkent city, Kazinform has learnt from the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Over 25,000 cases of COVID-19 infection detected in Russia over 24 hours MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - The number of confirmed COVID-19 infections in Russia over the past 24 hours has increased by 25,173, bringing the total to 2,114,502, the anti-coronavirus crisis center told reporters on Monday, TASS reports.
Belarus to produce first laboratory batch of Russia's COVID-19 vaccine in 2020 MINSK. KAZINFORM The first laboratory batch of the COVID-19 vaccine will be produced in Belarus in 2020, acting Healthcare Minister of Belarus Dmitry Pinevich said in an interview to Belarus 1 TV channel, BelTA has learned.
New virus cases below 300 for first time in 6 days; tougher virus curbs imminent in greater Seoul SEOUL. KAZINFORM - The number of new coronavirus cases in South Korea fell below 300 for the first time in six days on Monday due to less testing on the weekend, as the greater Seoul area is set to be under tougher virus curbs starting Tuesday to prevent another wave of the pandemic, Yonhap reports.
Nur-Sultan Airport obtains RA-3 EU certification for air cargo NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport has finalized the RA-3 (Regulated Agents Third country) certification process vital for transportation of air cargo bound to the EU, Kazinform cites the press service of the Airport.
UNESCO Water Family: Cooperation in Education and Science in Central Asia ALMATY. KAZINFORM At the occasion of the Silk Road of Knowledge online conference held on 25-27 November 2020, a pre-conference online event on «UNESCO Water Family: Cooperation in Education and Science in Central Asia» will be organized on 24 November 2020 by the German-Kazakh University in partnership with UNESCO office in Almaty.
AFSA becomes a signatory of IOSCO Enhanced Multilateral Memorandum of Understanding concerning cross-border enforcement cooperation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Astana Financial Services Authority (AFSA) has become a signatory to the IOSCO Enhanced Multilateral Memorandum of Understanding Concerning Consultation and Cooperation and the Exchange of Information (EMMoU), Kazinform reports.