Global COVID-19 death toll exceeds 4 million: WHO GENEVA. KAZINFORM The World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday said that it has recorded over four million COVID-19-related deaths globally, but the organization's Director-General, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, added that the overall death toll is likely underestimated.
School population to drop by 1.4mn in 10 years -Bianchi ROME. KAZINFORM Education Minister Patrizio Bianchi said Tuesday that demographic changes mean that Italy's school population will drop by 1.4 million over the next 10 years while stressing that this does not mean the nation will need fewer teachers.
Highest number of newborns recorded in Kazakhstan in 2020 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – According to preliminary data, Kazakhstan recorded 425.6 thousand births - the highest number since 1987 (417.1 thousand) - during January-December of 2020, Kaziform cites the Bureau of National Statistics of Kazakhstan.
Pandemic boosts e-commerce development in Kazakhstan – Atameken NCE Deputy Chairman NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The pandemic has boosted the development of electronic commerce in Kazakhstan, Deputy Chairman of Atameken National Chamber of Entrepreneurs Nariman Abilshaikov stated, Kazinform correspondent reports.