Quanzhou added to UNESCO World Heritage List FUZHOU. KAZINFORM - East China's port city of Quanzhou, once hailed as «the very great and noble city» by the Italian explorer Marco Polo, won UNESCO World Cultural Heritage status Sunday, bringing the total number of the country's UNESCO World Heritage sites to 56, Xinhua reports.
Tokyo Olympics: Kazakhstan’s Shvedova and Golubev to play in Mixed Doubles event TOKYO. KAZINFORM – Tennis players Yaroslava Shvedova and Andrey Golubev are set to represent Kazakhstan in the Mixed Doubles First Round event at the Tokyo Summer Olympic Games, Kazinform has learnt from the official website of the Tokyo Olympics.
President visits Eurasia Group Kazakhstan LLP service center KOKSHETAU. KAZINFORM – President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev visited the largest in the CIS service center of John Deere agricultural and farming equipment as part of his working trip to Akmola region, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
135,000 people got 1st jab of COVID vaccine in Atyrau region NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Over 135,000 residents of Atyrau region have been vaccinated with the first component of COVID vaccine. The second component of the COVID vaccine was administered to over 85,000 people, Kazinform correspondent reports.
President visits Bolashaq saraiy in Kokshetau KOKSHETAU. KAZINFORM – During his working trip to the city of Kokshetau President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev paid a visit to the palace of children and youth - Bolashaq Saraiy – suited for over 1,100 children, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
Kazakh President inspects KazRost Engineering Ltd in Kostanay KOKSHETAU. KAZINFORM - President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has visited KazRost Engineering Ltd assembling VECTOR410KZ and ACROS harvesters in collaboration with Rostselmash as part of his working trip to Akmola region, Kazinform cites the Akorda press service.
New virus cases in 1,300s for 2nd day; virus fight dogged by delta variant, vacationers SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South Korea's daily new coronavirus cases stayed in the 1,300s for the second straight day Tuesday as health authorities strive to stem infections outside the greater Seoul area and the spread of the delta variant with toughened distancing measures, Yonhap reports.
No precipitation forecast for Kazakhstan July 27 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Due to an anticyclone spur the greater part of the country is to see no precipitation. Only the northwest, southwest, and east are to brace for brief thunderstorms, with hail and squall in the east, due to weather fronts, Kazinform reports.