New cases under 1,500 on fewer tests; non-Seoul areas under toughened curbs SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases fell below 1,500 Sunday due to fewer tests over the weekend, but infections outside the capital area continued to pile up, triggering toughened restrictions, Yonhap reports.
Typhoon heads for eastern Japan, may make landfall on Tuesday TOKYO. KAZINFORM - A typhoon is expected to approach east and northeastern Japan from the Pacific around Tuesday and may make landfall in areas including Tokyo that is hosting the Olympics, the weather agency said Sunday, as it warned of heavy rain, stormy winds and high waves, Kyodo reports.
Fervent heat and occasional showers forecast for Kazakhstan Sun NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Inclement weather is expected in most regions of Kazakhstan on Sunday, July 25. Occasional showers are forecast for the north and northwest of the country. Eastern, southern and western Kazakhstan will enjoy weather without precipitation, Kazinform has learnt from Kazydromet.