- Archive 12.05.2018
SEOUL. KAZINFORM - North Korea announced Saturday it is taking "technical measures" to dismantle its northern nuclear test site, moving closer to honoring an offer made by its leader Kim Jong-un during the inter-Korean summit last month, Yonhap reports.
TASHKENT. KAZINFORM "The first Kazakh-Uzbek newspaper in the Latin-based script is expected to come out by the birthday of Abai Kunanbayev in August this year," Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Kazakhstan to Uzbekistan Yerik Utembayev said at the meeting of the International Turkic Academy with the Union of Writers of Uzbekistan.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM Since early morning above 100,000 people, 1,000 enterprises and organizations have been taking part in the city-wide clean-up event (subbotnik), the Astana administration's official website reports.
MINSK. KAZINFORM Over 90 R&D and innovative products will be presented during the 25th international forum on information and communication technologies TIBO 2018, which will take place in Minsk on 14-18 May, the press service of the State Science and Technology Committee of Belarus told BelTA.
WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM SpaceX's updated version of Falcon 9 rocket "Block 5" lifted off in Florida Friday, boosting Bangladesh's first communications satellite into orbit.
ASHGABAT. KAZINFORM The annual EU-Central Asia High Level Political and Security Dialogue is planned to be held in Ashgabat in the coming weeks, Head of the EU Liaison Office in Turkmenistan Lubomir Frebort said in his welcoming speech on the occasion of Europe Day, Nebit-Gaz, online newspaper of the country's Oil and Gas Complex, reported.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM Chief Mufti of Kazakhstan Serikbay Kazhy Oraz has officially informed of the exact start of the holy month of Ramadan.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM The conference of SCO member states on fight and monitoring of trans-border epizootic diseases started its work on May 10 in Xi'an, China. It runs until May 13, the Kazakh Agriculture Ministry's press service said.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM Ministers of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan held a meeting in Samarkand, the Kazakh Ministry's press service said.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan's team won two gold and one bronze medals at the International Shooting Sports Competition of Hannover, Germany, Sportinform Sports News Agency reports referring to the National Olympic Committee of Kazakhstan.
TARAZ-SHYMKENT. KAZINFORM Fashion News Live Network Director Rocco Leo Gaglioti is taking part in the International ASPARA Fashion Week underway in Shymkent, South Kazakhstan.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM By the order of the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan, Marlen Ibrayev has been appointed as Head of Information and Analysis Center of Prime Minister's Office, primeminister.kz reports.
UNITED NATIONS. KAZINFORM An education finance facility aiming to unlock 10 billion U.S. dollars was launched Friday at the UN headquarters at the support of the world body as well the World Bank and regional development banks.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM The Network of Seismic Stations of the Ministry of Education and Science registered an earthquake at 09:32 a.m. Almaty time on May 12, Kazinform reports.