London platform discusses Kazakhstan’s military reforms and contribution to peacekeeping LONDON. KAZINFORM - Kazakhstan’s military reforms and peacekeeping efforts were the main topic of discussion at a webinar hosted by the Embassy of Kazakhstan in the UK and the British-Kazakh Society to mark the 30th anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kazinform cites the official website of the Kazakh Foreign Ministry.
Kazakh PM meets Foreign Trade Minister of Finland Ville Skinnari NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakh Prime Minister Askar Mamin has held a meeting with Ville Skinnari, Minister for Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade, Deputy of the Finnish Parliament, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh PM.
Kazakhstan, France debate scope for coop in fuel and energy complex NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazakh Energy Minister Nurlan Nogayev has met with Franck Riester, Minister Delegate for Foreign Trade and Economic Attractiveness attached to the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, and Yves-Louis Darricarrere, MEDEF International representatives, Kazinform reports.
UK records highest daily increase in coronavirus cases LONDON. KAZINFORM - Another 55,892 people in Britain have tested positive for COVID-19, marking the highest daily increase in coronavirus cases since the pandemic began in the country, according to official figures released Thursday, Xinhua reports.
Strong aftershocks jolt central Croatia as rescue efforts continue ZAGREB. KAZINFORM - Powerful aftershocks continued to rock central Croatia on Wednesday, a day after a 6.4-magnitude earthquake devastated towns and villages about 50 kilometers southeast of the capital Zagreb, killing seven and injuring dozens, Xinhua reports.
Virus overwhelming Europe's health system, says WHO GENEVA. KAZINFORM - The World Health Organization’s Europe chief said Thursday the region accounts for 28% of COVID-19 cases with signs of overwhelmed health systems, noting that if masks’ use reached 95% rather than the current 60%, lockdowns would not be needed, Anadolu Agency reports.