First CIS Games to feature 193 medal events in 16 sports MINSK. KAZINFORM Participants of the first CIS Games will compete in 193 medal events in 16 sports. The games will take place in Kazan on 4-11 September. The information was announced at the online meeting of the working group for the preparation for and organization of the Games on 6 April, BelTA learned from the press service of the CIS Executive Committee.
Moscow to host CIS Economic Forum on March 11-12 MOSCOW. KAZINFORM - In the year of the 30th anniversary of the Commonwealth of Independent States, the CIS Economic Development Business Center will hold an international economic forum, with the support of the CIS Executive Committee, in Moscow on 11-12 March. The event will be held under the motto «CIS - 30 Years» in two formats: face-to-face and online, BelTA learned from the organizing committee of the forum.
CIS, Eurasian Economic Commission nurture cooperation in science, technology, innovations MINSK. KAZINFORM - The CIS Executive Committee and the Eurasian Economic Commission are establishing cooperation in science, technology and innovations, BelTA learned from the Department of Economic Cooperation of the CIS Executive Committee.
CIS announces series of events to celebrate 30th anniversary MINSK. KAZINFORM CIS Weeks will be arranged in the participating countries in 2021 to mark the 30th anniversary of the integration association. This is stipulated by the concept on Belarus' presidency in the Commonwealth of Independent States in 2021, the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs told BelTA.
CIS IPA observers to monitor parliamentary elections in Kazakhstan MINSK. KAZINFORM – A group of international observers from the CIS Interparliamentary Assembly (CIS IPA) and representatives of the Central Election Commission of Kazakhstan discussed preparations for the upcoming parliamentary elections in Kazakhstan by videoconference on 23 December. The elections to the Mazhilis of the Parliament of Kazakhstan are scheduled for 10 January 2021, BelTA learned from the CIS IPA.
Kazakhstan and Russia to start joint production of vaccines next week NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev attended the meeting of the Council of CIS Heads of State. Addressing those attending the Head of State noted that today’s meeting was held amid serious problems in the world economics and politics and unprecedented coronavirus pandemic.
Experts discuss consumer rights protection in EAEU, CIS MINSK. KAZINFORM The 18th meeting of the CIS Advisory Council on Consumer Rights Protection was held at the Russian Federal Service for Surveillance on Consumer Rights Protection and Human Well-Being (Rospotrebnadzor) on 17 December, BelTA learned from the Economic Cooperation Department at the CIS Executive Committee.
CIS to enhance cooperation in emergency prevention and response MINSK. KAZINFORM - Experts from CIS countries have reviewed the draft agreement on cooperation in preventing and responding to public health emergency situations of sanitary and epidemiological nature and the provisions on the CIS basic organization for monitoring, rapid alert and joint response to public health emergency situations of sanitary and epidemiological nature, BelTA learned from the press service of the CIS Executive Committee.
Belarus, Kazakhstan to step up cooperation in ICT, mechanical engineering, biotechnology MINSK. KAZINFORM – Digital information and communication technology, mechanical engineering, machine tool building, healthcare, biotechnology, power industry, and agriculture will be priority areas of cooperation between Belarus and Kazakhstan in 2021-2022. This matter was discussed at the 7th session of the Belarus-Kazakhstan commission on cooperation in science and technology, BelTA learned from the press service of the State Committee on Science and Technology of Belarus.
Issekeshev partakes in 8th meeting of CIS Security Council Secretaries NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Aide to the Kazakh President – Secretary of the Security Council Asset Issekeshev took part in the 8th meeting of the Secretaries of the Security Councils of the Member-States of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) taken place on November 18 vie videoconference, Kazinform cites the press service of Akorda.