Russia’s Alrosa mines largest gem-quality crystal since 2016 weighing over 230 carats MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - Alrosa unearthed a unique rough diamond weighing over 232 carats, the largest gem-quality specimen found in more than three years, at Udacnhaya kimberlite pipe in Yakutia on October 19, Russia’s diamond producer said in a statement on Friday.
Presidential youth personnel reserve presented in Singapore SINGAPORE. KAZINFORM - Representatives of the Agency for Civil Service Affairs, supported by the Astana Hub, participated in the «8th Temasek Foundation International Governance & Public Administration Program» at the Singapore Civil Service College, the press service of the Agency reports.
IAEA to elect new director general on October 28-30 VIENNA. KAZINFORM - The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Board of Governors is set to hold the final voting rounds to elect a new director general, Russian Permanent Representative to International Organizations in Vienna Mikhail Ulyanov announced on Friday.
Kazakh Ambassador presents credentials to Serbian President BELGRADE. KAZINFORM - Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan Gabit Syzdykbekov presented credentials to the President of the Republic of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh Foreign Affairs Ministry.
UKCAAi, Kazakhstan aviation administration launch joint project NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM UKCAAi specialists together with Kazakh aviation administration officials began to conduct a legislative review of the civil aviation industry to comply with international standards of civil aviation regulation, preparation of the inclusion of EASA/EU standards in the AAK regulations, as well as the legal structure of safety supervision, points and requirements of the Chicago Convention, the UK model, etc.
Kazakhstan-UK Intergovernmental Commission confirms focus on strengthening multifaceted coop LONDON. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan delegation led by Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan Roman Vassilenko continued its visit to London with high-level events targeting enhanced multifaceted cooperation between the two states, the press service of the Kazakh MFA informs.
Lukashenko: The level of Belarus-Kazakhstan relations meets strategic interests of two states NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The level of Belarus-Kazakhstan relations meets the strategic interests of the two countries, Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with his Kazakhstan counterpart Kassym-Jomart Tokayev on 25 October, BelTA has learned.
OSCE supports roundtable discussion on access to information in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Some 45 participants from Parliament, Supreme Court, government bodies, civil society and media-related NGOs participated in a roundtable discussion on access to information on 24 October 2019 in Nur-Sultan.
Bilateral, global issues shape Kazakhstan-UK talks in London LONDON. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan and the United Kingdom aim to further strengthen the strategic partnership in the context of the important social and political processes taking place in the two states, including Kazakhstan’s large-scale reform programme and implementation of the long-term development strategy, as well as the UK leaving the European Union. These were discussed at the meeting between the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan Roman Vassilenko and the UK Minister of State for Europe and the Americas Christopher Pincher MP.