AFSA introduces series of amendments to the anti-money laundering rules NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM AFSA has made amendments to the AIFC Anti-Money Laundering, Counter-Terrorist Financing and Sanctions Rules (the Rules) to increase adherence of the AIFC AML/CFT framework to Recommendations of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), the AIFC’s official website reads.
Europe, U.S. brace for surging COVID-19 infections, travel chaos during holiday season BEIJING. KAZINFORM For most Europeans and Americans, the annual Christmas season is a festive period for happy family reunion and joyous holiday travel. But they could not find much to have a good laugh about together this year, as the highly transmissible Omicron variant has triggered another explosion of infections and deaths in their homelands.
Over 19 thou people revaccinated against COVID-19 in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Over 19 thousand citizens of the Kazakh capital have been revaccinated against the coronavirus infection, chief medical officer of Nur-Sultan city Sarkhat Beissenova told a briefing, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Video capturing President’s working visit to St. Petersburg released NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - A video recap of the working visit of Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev to St. Petersburg, Russia, has been released, Kazinform has learnt from the Facebook account of the President’s Press Secretary Berik Uali.
Brazil: Vaccination of children to start in January, says Ministry BRASILIA. KAZINFORM - The Ministry of Health informed on Monday (Dec. 27) that the vaccination of children from 5 to 11 years old against covid-19 should start in January, 2022. This age group shall be included in the National Plan for Immunization, the publication says, Agencia Brasil reports.
Unstable weather forecast for Kazakhstan Dec 29 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Due to a trough of the Northwestern cyclone unstable weather conditions are to linger in the north of Kazakhstan resulting in snow and high wind with ground blizzard. Only the southeast of the country is to brace for no precipitation. Fog is to coat the country in places, Kazinform cites the National Met Office Kazhydromet.