Brazil surpasses 2.5M people infected with coronavirus BRASILIA. KAZINFORM - Brazil has reported 90,134 people killed by COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic. In the same period, the number of infected people reached 2,552,265, as per the latest epidemiological report on COVID-19 released Wednesday (Jul. 29) by the Health Ministry, Agencia Brasil reports.
Kazakh President expresses condolences to Kyrgyz counterpart NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has sent a telegram of condolences to President of Kyrgyzstan Sooronbay Jeenbekov in connection with the Day of National Mourning for those who became victims of COVID-19 coronavirus infection, Kazinform refers to a Facebook account of Berik Uali, press secretary of the Kazakh President.
Deputy PM makes working trip to Tatarstan KAZAN. KAZINFORM - As part of his working trip, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Roman Sklyar, visited the cities of Nizhnekamsk and Naberezhnye Chelny, where issues of industrial and investment cooperation between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Republic of Tatarstan were considered, primeminister.kz informs.
FIFA submits financial assistance to Kazakhstan due to coronavirus pandemic NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - FIFA decided to release operational funds for 2019 and 2020 amounting to $150 million to its member associations as the first step of a relief plan to help negate the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, Sports.kz informs.
Kazakhstani film wins prize at Slovak Film Festival BRATISLAVA. KAZINFORM - A short film titled «Umai» («Boy at the Window») directed by Inkar Abdrash received «The Best Debutant Director» prize at the Kosece International Monthly Film Festival in Slovakia, Kazinform reports with the reference to the official website of the film studio «Kazakhfilm» named after Shaken Aimanov.