Guterres's message for 2020: In world of turmoil, youth are its ‘greatest source’ of hope NEW YORK. KAZINFORM Against the backdrop of persistent inequality, rising hatred, «a world at war and a warming planet»; with climate change as «a long-term problem» and «a clear and present danger»; Secretary-General António Guterres said in his New Year’s message that «we cannot afford to be the generation that fiddled while the planet burned».
U.S. Ambassador William H. Moser: Kazakhstan never ceases to amaze me NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM U.S. Ambassador to Kazakhstan William H. Moser summed up the results of his activity in Kazakhstan in 2019 and extended his best wishes to Kazakhstanis on the upcoming New Year 2020 Holiday, Kazinform reports.
Proton therapy as effective as standard radiation with fewer side effects: study CHICAGO. KAZINFORM Cancer patients who receive high-tech proton therapy experience similar cure rates and fewer serious side effects compared with those who undergo traditional X-ray radiation therapy, according to a study published Thursday in the medical journal JAMA Oncology.
Deadly decade: UNICEF reports three-fold rise in verified attacks on children since 2010 UNITED NATIONS. KAZINFORM Conflicts around the world are lasting longer and claiming more young lives, UNICEF Executive Director Henrietta Fore said on Monday, as the agency reported that over this ‘deadly decade’, there has been a three-fold rise in verified attacks on children since 2010 – an average of 45 violations a day, the UN News Centre informs.
Development of notarial activities in AIFC discussed by judiciary reps NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Representatives of the institutions of justice, in particular, Vice Minister of Justice Akerke Akhmetova, Chairman of the Republican Notary Chamber Asel Zhanabilova, and Director of the Department of Registration Service and Organization of Legal Services Baktygul Atagazieva visited the Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) to discuss the development of notarial services in the AIFC, a press release from the AIFC reads.
18 Kazakhstan oil companies received payment from «Transneft» PJSC for substandard oil NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM According to the agreements signed between «Transneft» PSJC and «KazTransOil» JSC, which is acting on behalf of Kazakhstani oil companies on the issue of compensation for shipping substandard oil in the port of Ust-Luga, «Transneft» PJSC paid compensation to 18 Kazakhstani oil companies. Previously, payments were made to 14 companies.