272 foreign observers accredited for referendum in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Central Referendum Commission of Kazakhstan accredited 272 reps from international organizations and foreign states to take part in the national referendum as international observers, Kazinform correspondent reports.
President briefed on outcomes of Samruk Kazyna Fund's activity NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev had a meeting with Chairman of the Board of Samruk Kazyna Almassadam Satkaliyev, during which the Kazakh President heard a report on the results of the activity of Samruk Kazyna for four months of 2022, Kazinform cites the Akorda press service.
Oman supports political reforms in Kazakhstan MUSCAT. KAZINFORM - Ambassador of Kazakhstan Najmedin Muhametali met with Minister of the Royal Office of the Sultan of Oman Lieutenant-General Sultan bin Mohammed al Nu’amani, Kazinform has learned from the press service of the Kazakh Foreign Affairs Ministry.
AIFC Tech Hub jointly with Mastercard announces search for sustainability startup solutions NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The AIFC Tech Hub and International Payment System Mastercard invite startups from CIS countries and abroad to take part in Mastercard Sustainable Banking Challenge within the international forum Astana Finance Days 2022.
Kazakhstan moves up 23 spots in Travel and Tourism Development Index 2021 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan is ranked 66th out of 117 countries in the 2021 edition of the Travel and Tourism Development Index of the World Economic Forum, Kazinform cites the press service of Kazakh Tourism national company.
Japan to undergo 1st U.N. disabilities committee review in August TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Japan will undergo a policy review by the U.N. Committee on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in late August following a two-year delay due to the coronavirus pandemic, sources close to the matter said Monday, Kyodo reports.
Kazakh MFA’s dialogue platform on human dimension discusses national referendum NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - At the snap meeting of the Consultative and Advisory body Dialogue Platform on Human Dimension under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan the major issue on the country's current political agenda was discussed - a nationwide referendum on amendments and additions to the Constitution scheduled for 5 June 2022, Kazinform has learned from the press service of the Kazakh Foreign Affairs Ministry.
Chinese mainland reports 20 new local confirmed COVID-19 cases, 8 in Beijing BEIJING. KAZINFORM - The Chinese mainland Sunday reported 20 locally-transmitted confirmed COVID-19 cases, including eight in Beijing, and six each in Tianjin and Shanghai, according to the National Health Commission's report Monday, Xinhua reports.
Astana’s Nibali 4th in Giro d’Italia final General Classification NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Astana Qazaqstan Team leader Vincenzo Nibali took a nice fourth place in the final General Classification of the 105th edition of the Giro d’Italia, which has concluded today in Verona with an individual time trial, Kazinform cites the club’s press service.
N. Korea’s new suspected COVID-19 cases back to above 100,000 SEOUL. KAZINFORM - North Korea's new suspected coronavirus cases bounced back to above 100,000 for the first time in three days, its state media said Monday amid speculation that Pyongyang may be moving to relax some of its antivirus measures, Yonhap reports.
Inclement weather forecast for parts of Kazakhstan May 30 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Weather without precipitation is forecast for western Kazakhstan. Unlike the west, the north, east, southeast and center of the country will see inclement weather, occasional showers with thunderstorms, stiff wind and hail, Kazinform has learned from Kazhydromet.