Kazakh President charges to improve reliability of western region’s electric power system ATYRAU. KAZINFORM Pursuant to the Kazakh President’s task the scheme for strengthening transit ties between the country’s western regions and their integration with the country’s united energy system is being developed.
'COVID-19 worst crisis in Asia-Pacific since WW II' KARACHI. KAZINFORM The coronavirus pandemic has created the worst crisis in Asia-Pacific since World War II, exposing structural weaknesses and fault lines, and revealing gaps in health services, social protection, and digital connectivity in the region, according to a new study.
Global economy will not be able to get out of crisis in 2021 - study MOSCOW. KAZINFOM Forecasts that the global economy will overcome the crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic in 2021 are not justified, according to a study from experts at the Higher School of Economics together with the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs.
IMF upgrades global growth forecast to 6 pct, highlights divergence in recovery WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday projected that the global economy will grow by 6 percent in 2021, 0.5 percentage point above the January forecast, according to the latest World Economic Outlook (WEO).
Expert highlights ever more important role of Turkic Council NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – In a telephone talk with Kazinform correspondent Deputy Director of the Kazakhstan Strategic Research Institute under the President Sanat Kushkumbayev noted the ever-increasing role of the Turkic Council, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakhstan's Tea Center accelerates growth through business advice NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM When the owners of Tea Center approached the EBRD in 2017, they had a rapidly growing but comparatively unstructured tea production business. The family-run company operated in a cluttered warehouse with no clear development plans and a product portfolio that was too large.
Belarus-Kazakhstan relations increasingly vibrant MINSK. KAZINFORM Belarus and Kazakhstan have done a lot for the development of relations in recent years. The visit of Kazakhstan President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev to Belarus can give a boost for bilateral cooperation, Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Kazakhstan to Belarus Askar Beisenbayev on 25 March, BelTA informs.
Global economy projected to grow 4.7 pct in 2021: UNCTAD GENEVA. KAZINFORM - The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) on Thursday said it expected the global economy to expand by 4.7 percent this year, but warned that pre-existing conditions have worsened which could dampen the outlook, Xinhua reports.
Kazakh Foreign Minister meets Condor Petroleum Managing Director Norman Storm NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan – Foreign Minister Mukhtar Tleuberdi has held a meeting with the Managing Director of Canada’s Condor Petroleum Inc. Norman Storm, Kazinform cites the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan.