Abai and Al Farabi postage stamps released in Estonia TALLIN. KAZINFORM The commemorative postage stamps dated to the 175th anniversary of Kazakh poet and enlightener Abai and 1150th anniversary of Turkic philosopher Abu Nasr Al Farabi were issued in Estonia, the Kazakh MFA’s Telegram channel reads.
President Tokayev visits Almaly public space on Republic Square ALMATY. KAZINFORM During his working trip to Almaty, the Head of State inspected the reconstructed «Almaly» public space on Republic Square. The updated territory is visually divided into several zones: children’s, cultural and entertainment.
UNWTO launches Tourism Recovery Tracker MADRID. KAZINFFORM As growing numbers of countries around the world ease restrictions on travel, the World Tourism Organisation, UNWTO, has launched a new Tourism Recovery Tracker to support global tourism. This represents the latest concrete action undertaken by the United Nations specialised agency as it leads the response of global tourism and guides recovery.
UNA, CIBAFI ink cooperation memo for the benefit of OIC media professionals JEDDAH. KAZINFORM – The Union of OIC News Agencies (UNA) and the General Council for Islamic Banks and Financial Institutions (CIBAFI), an affiliate of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, signed a memorandum of cooperation for the benefit of the employees of the member news agencies and media persons in the OIC countries, UNA reports.
Head of State visits KSM Technovid LLP ALMATY. KAZINFORM - As part of a working trip to Almaty, President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev got acquainted with the activities of the plant of energy-efficient architectural facades, located in the Industrial Zone of Almaty, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
Cuba may get observer status in EAEU in 2020 MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - The decision to grant Cuba the status of an observer state in the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) may be taken before the end of 2020, BelTA learned from the press service of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) following the joint consultations of the EEC, EAEU member states, and Cuba to clarify certain aspects of granting the country the status of an observer state in the EAEU, as well as the meetings of the Cuban delegation with Chairman of the Board of the EEC Mikhail Myasnikovich and Member of the Board (Minister) for Integration and Macroeconomics of the Eurasian Economic Commission Sergei Glazyev.
President Tokayev visits new branch of clinical infectious diseases hospital in Almaty ALMATY. KAZINFORM – President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev’s working trip to Almaty kicked off with a visit to a newly opened branch of the Clinical Infectious Diseases Hospital named after Izatima Zhekenova, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
UNWTO launches Tourism Recovery Tracker MADRID. KAZINFORM - As growing numbers of countries around the world ease restrictions on travel, the World Tourism Organisation, UNWTO, has launched a new Tourism Recovery Tracker to support global tourism. This represents the latest concrete action undertaken by the United Nations specialised agency as it leads the response of global tourism and guides recovery, WAM reports.
S. Korea to spend 94bln won this year to develop homegrown COVID-19 vaccine SEJONG. KAZINFORM - South Korea will spend a total of 94 billion won (US$80.3 million) this year to help local firms develop homegrown vaccines and treatment drugs to fight the coronavirus pandemic, officials said Friday, Yonhap reports.
World leaders call for collective efforts to tackle climate change UNITED NATIONS. KAZINFORM - World leaders have called for collective efforts to tackle the urgent global challenges posed by climate change as the world is at a critical moment in the pursuit of green and sustainable development, Xinhua reports.
Unstable weather to bring rain, wind across Kazakhstan on Sept 25 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Unstable weather conditions are in store for the northern and eastern parts of Kazakhstan, resulting in precipitation, mostly rains, hitting here and there. Fog, strong wind and dust storm which is predicted for south are to hit locally throughout the country, Kazinform cites Kazhydromet.