CIS Interstate Council for Standardization, Metrology and Certification strategy approved MINSK. KAZINFORM – The adoption of the development strategy for the Interstate Council for Standardization, Metrology and Certification of the Commonwealth of Independence States (CIS) through 2030 was one of more than 20 issues included in the agenda of the 57th meeting of the council. The meeting was held in the format of a video conference, BelTA learned from the press service of the State Committee for Standardization of Belarus.
CIS Interstate Environmental Council expected to convene in Minsk in August MINSK. KAZINFORM Minsk is expected to host the 6th meeting of the CIS Interstate Environmental Council in August 2020, BelTA learned from the press service of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection of Belarus.
CIS Heads of Government Council to meet in Tashkent on 6 November MINSK. KAZINFORM The CIS Heads of Government Council will next meet in Tashkent, Uzbekistan on 6 November. The decision was taken during a video conference of the council on 29 May, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian government.
CIS urged to join forces to minimize impact of pandemic on economy MINSK. KAZINFORM The CIS countries need to work together to minimize the impact of the pandemic on the economy, Belarus Prime Minister Sergei Rumas said during the video conference of the CIS Council of Heads of Government, BelTA has learned.
CIS universities to hold video conference to discuss COVID-19 impact on national economies MINSK. KAZINFORM - CIS universities will hold an international video conference to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the national economies of the CIS countries on 26 May, BelTA learned from the organizers.
CIS mulling over virtual museum of cultural heritage MINSK. KAZINFORM - The working group to draw up a draft provision on a virtual museum of cultural heritage of the CIS member states convened via a videoconference at the CIS Executive Committee in Minsk on 20-21 May, BelTA learned from the press service of the committee.
CIS universities to hold video conference to discuss COVID-19 impact on national economies MINSK. KAZINFORM CIS universities will hold an international video conference to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the national economies of the CIS countries on 26 May, BelTA learned from the organizers.
CIS permanent plenipotentiaries to hold video conference on May 19 MINSK. KAZINFORM - The CIS Council of Permanent Plenipotentiary Representatives at the CIS charter and other bodies will convene for a videoconference meeting on 19 May, BelTA learned from the press service of the CIS Executive Committee, BelTA reports.
Kazakhstan partakes in online session of CIS Ministerial Council NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - A regular meeting of the Council of Foreign Affairs Ministers of the Commonwealth of Independent States was held in the form of video conference. The event was attended by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan, Mukhtar Tleuberdi, reports the press service of the Foreign Affairs Ministry.
Kazakh doctor becomes CIS best young scientist ALMATY. KAZINFORM - Kazakh oncammologist Nazgul Omarbayeva was recognized the best young scientist of the Commonwealth of Independent States in the field of oncology, Kazinform reports referring to the press service of the Kazakh Research Institute of Oncology and Radiology under the Ministry of Health.
International military cooperation within CSTO, CIS, SCO discussed MINSK. KAZINFORM On Belarus' initiative, Chief of the International Military Cooperation Department of the Belarusian Defense Ministry, Major-General Oleg Voinov had a phone conversation with heads of international military cooperation departments of the defense ministries of Azerbaijan, Armenia, Kazakhstan, Russia, and Tajikistan on 15 and 16 April, BelTA learned from the Belarusian Defense Ministry.
CIS Interparliamentary Assembly cancels spring session due to coronavirus pandemic ST. PETERSBURG. KAZINFORM - The Interparliamentary Assembly of the Commonwealth of Independent States has cancelled the international events scheduled for April 2020, including the IPA CIS Council meeting, the 51st IPA CIS plenary meeting and the IPA CIS solemn meeting dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War of 1941– 1945, Kazinform reported with the reference to the press service of the IPA.