CIS to design system to help migrants find work in another state MINSK. KAZINFORM The Commonwealth of Independent Nations (CIS) will introduce a system to help migrants find employment in another CIS country, BelTA learned from Gennady Sedakov, Head of the Labor Migration Division of the Department of Employment of the Russian Ministry of Labor and Social Protection.
Kazakh President receives newly-appointed ambassadors to India and Switzerland NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev received newly-appointed extraordinary and plenipotentiary ambassadors of Kazakhstan to India and Switzerland Yerlan Alimbayev and Alibek Bakayev correspondingly, the President’s press service reports.
Vuelta a España. Astana’s Lopez fights on at 1st mountain stage in Asturias, still 4th in GC. Stage 15 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Astana Pro Team and its leader Miguel Angel Lopez showed they are still in the game at least for a podium place of the Vuelta a España, spending a good day at the first mountain stage in Asturias (154.4 km from Tineo to Santuario del Acebo).
Kazakhstan takes part in int’l tourism exhibition in Kuala Lumpur NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM On 6-8 September 2019, the Kazakh Tourism NC JSC and the Embassy of Kazakhstan in Malaysia with the support of the Ministry of Culture and Sport successfully presented Kazakhstan's exposition at the annual exhibition MATTA Fair 2019.
Speaker session on female glacier expedition to take place ALMATY. KAZINFORM Summer school of the female glacier expedition «Adventure of Science: Women and Glaciers in Central Asia» is now closed! Initiated by the UNESCO Almaty Office, the event offers women a unique opportunity for glacier experiences.
S. Korea recovering from typhoon amid new torrential rain warning SEOUL. KAZINFORM South Korea is making all-out efforts Monday to recover from the damage incurred by Typhoon Lingling that smashed the Korean Peninsula over the weekend, which killed three, injured 24 others and damaged more than 9,400 facilities.
Ministry talks main activities to digitalize economy of Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The main fundamental activity when switching to digitalization of economic branches is the evolution of the human capital assets, the framework of which includes improving digital literacy of all population groups, the Ministry of Digital Development, Defense and Aerospace Industry of Kazakhstan told Trend.
Powerful typhoon kills 1 in Tokyo, halts major train services TOKYO. KAZINFORM A powerful typhoon landed near Tokyo early Monday morning, leaving at least one person dead and about 40 people injured while affecting hundreds of thousands of rush-hour commuters in the metropolitan area at the start of the week.
Moscow to host ministerial consultations on CIS interaction in UN MINSK. KAZINFORM - The ministerial consultations on the coordination of positions of the CIS member states regarding the agenda of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly and also other issues of the CIS interest will take place in Moscow on 11 September, BelTA learned from the press service of the CIS Executive Committee.
World Energy Congress 2019 opens in Abu Dhabi ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM The 24th World Energy Congress, WEC, kicked off in Abu Dhabi today, gathering ministers, CEOs, policy-makers and industry practitioners from 150 countries to explore new energy futures, critical innovation areas, and new strategies, WAM reports.
3,758 school backpacks laid at UN show the grave scale of child deaths in conflict in 2018 NEW YORK. KAZINFORM A UNICEF installation to show the devastating scale of child deaths in conflict zones in 2018 was unveiled Sep 8 at the United Nations in New York. The haunting display features 3,758 backpacks in rows reminiscent of a graveyard, each one representing a senseless loss of a young life to conflict, UNICEF informs on its website.
Nadal wins men's singles final at US Open WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM - Rafael Nadal of Spain holds the trophy during the awarding ceremony after the men's singles final match between Rafael Nadal of Spain and Daniil Medvedev of Russia at the 2019 US Open in New York, the United States, Sept. 8, 2019, Kazinform refers to Xinhua.
Majilis prepares for 'Big Eurasia: Dialogue. Trust. Partnership' intl forum NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Majilis makes preparations for the fourth session of the European and Asian MPs. The event is timed to the 25th anniversary of the Eurasian Idea initiated by the First President of Kazakhstan - Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev, Kazinform reports with the reference to Majilis speaker Nurlan Nigmatulin twitter account.
Ambassador Dauren Karipov meets German Foreign Ministry Inspector Bernhard Kampmann BERLIN. KAZINFORM Last week, Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Germany Dauren Karipov met with the Head of the Inspection Team of the Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Germany, Minister-Counsellor Bernhard Kampmann, Kazinform learnt from the MFA’s press service.
Kazakh Ambassador proud of UAE's mission to ISS, taking off from Baikonur Cosmodrome ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM The upcoming mission of the Emirati astronaut, Hazza Al Mansoori, to the International Space Station reflects the UAE’s overall progress, according to Madyar Menelikov, Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the UAE, WAM reports.
Rains to hit Kazakhstan September 9 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Unstable weather persists in most regions of the country on September 8 with thunderstorms, rains, gusting wind and hail to hit some areas. Fog will blanket northwestern, northern, eastern and central parts. Squall is possible in southern regions. Sunny weather is expected in western regions only, Kazinform learnt from Kazhydromet.