Spiritual Directorate of Muslims donates 255 ventilators to hospitals NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - During an online press conference at the Central Communications Service under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the chairman of the Spiritual Directorate of Muslims of Kazakhstan, Supreme Mufti Nauryzbay kazhy Taganuly spoke about the assistance provided to the population during the coronavirus pandemic.
1,000 oxygen concentrates delivered to Almaty hospitals ALMATY. KAZINFORM - The Almaty branch of the Nur Otan party together with the Shugyla foundation donated 13 oxygen concentration devices to two city hospitals - the city clinical hospital No. 7 and the modular infectious diseases hospital, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakhstan, Estonia discuss role of healthcare digitalization in countering COVID-19 pandemic NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - On July 23, 2020, Embassy of Kazakhstan in Estonia organized a video conference with the participation of the organizers of the digital development of Estonian healthcare, medical companies, representatives of the IT industry and Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Estonia N.Seitimov, Vice Minister of Digital Development, Innovations and Aerospace Industry of the Republic of Kazakhstan A.Ospanov , Director of the Department of digitalization of the Ministry of Healthcare of the Republic of Kazakhstan B.Yesenbayev and head of the Competence Center E.Makulbekov. Kazinform has learnt from Foreign Affairs Ministry of Kazakhstan.
Fresh lockdown restrictions imposed in parts of India to stem Covid-19 spike NEW DELHI. KAZINFORM - Several regions in India imposed fresh restriction on Thursday to stem the rapidly aggravating Covid-19 pandemic as the country struggles with a nationwide tally of infections crossing the 1.2-million mark and fatalities nearing 30,000.
Nur-Sultan may gather heads of SCO countries' medical and epidemiological welfare services NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Heads of the medical and epidemiological welfare services of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization countries may hold a meeting this October in Nur-Sultan city, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakh national dresses by young designer to be on display at int'l festival NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The disability rehabilitation center Logos-Karaganda leads the social project for holding events to support talented youth through awarding grants covering young adults as well as underprivileged ones to promote them at international contests and festivals, Kazinform reports.
Ventilators successfully tested in Brazil BRASILIA. KAZINFORM - Ventilators used in the treatment of COVID-19 have been successfully tested on patients at the Clementino Fraga Filho University Hospital of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ). The devices were developed by the university’s Alberto Luiz Coimbra Institute for Graduate Studies and Research in Engineering (Coppe), Agencia Brasil reports.
COVID-19: N Kazakhstan residents gather to provide helping hand to temporary hospital workers PETROPAVLOVSK. KAZINFORM - North Kazakhstan region residents have been providing help to temporary hospital workers by delivering water, cooked meals, buying oxygen concentrators and pharmaceuticals, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Nur-Sultan reestablishes exit checkpoints to limit quarantine breaches NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Nur-Sultan city has rolled out checkpoints to warn people exiting the city of movement restrictions within the leisure areas as well as to make sure people wear face masks and observe social distancing rules, Kazinform cites the press service of the city's police office.
Shymkent city's pneumonia recovery rate improves dramatically SHYMKENT. KAZINFORM - As of today, 10,263 out of total 12,595 pneumonia patients registered in Shymkent since the year's beginning have recovered. Thus, the city's pneumonia recovery rate now stands at 80%, Kazinform cites the city administration's press service.
EAEU countries develop guidelines for restoration of transport services MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - The countries of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) are developing the guidelines for the restoration of passenger transport service between the EAEU member states, Viktor Nazarenko, a member of the EEC Board (Minister) on Technical Regulation, said at an online briefing for the press, BelTA has learned.
WHO reports single-day increase in coronavirus cases by nearly 247,000 GENEVA. KAZINFORM - Almost 247,000 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection were registered worldwide in the past day, exceeding 15.01 million, while the coronavirus-related fatalities increased by over 7,000 to surpass 619,000, the World Health Organization (WHO) said in its daily bulletin on Thursday, TASS reports.