- Archive 03.01.2018
SHANGHAI. KAZINFORM - Three people were rescued, and another 10 still missing after a cargo ship capsized and sank off the Shanghai coast Tuesday night, the city's maritime search and rescue center said.
KARAGANDA. KAZINFORM - A lifeless body of a worker was found in territory of a metallurgical complex of ArcelorMittal Temirtau JSC on Wednesday morning, Kazinform has learnt from the company's press service.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - A press conference on the priorities of Kazakhstan's Presidency in the UN Security Council will be held in Astana tomorrow, January 4. The event is scheduled to start at 3:00 p.m. Astana time. Deputy Foreign Minister of Kazakhstan Yerzhan Ashikbayev is expected to attend.
HANOI. KAZINFORM - A big explosion occurred in Vietnam's northern Bac Ninh province early Wednesday morning, killing two kids and injured six people, provincial authorities announced.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Kazakhstani Kirill Gerasimenko has climbed 32 spots in the updated rankings of the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF), Kazinform has learnt from SPORTINFORM.
MINSK. KAZINFORM - Work to prepare the creation of common energy markets will continue in 2018. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Russia Igor Petrishenko made the statement on the air of the TV channel BelRos, BelTA has learned.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Askhat Oralov has been appointed as the Director of the Youth Policy Department of the Ministry for Religious Affairs and Civil Society of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kazinform has learnt from the ministry's press service.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - High wind advisory has been issued in Kyzylorda region, Kazinform has learnt from Kazhydromet.
ATYRAU. KAZINFORM - It looks like a boom in construction in Atyrau region will not witness any signs of cooling-off this year, Kazinform reports.
SEOUL. KAZINFORM - South and North Korea made their first contact via a cross-border communication channel in nearly two years on Wednesday as the North reopened the suspended hotline one day after Seoul offered high-level talks, Yonhap reports.
ALMATY. KAZINFORM - The day foreign currencies trading session ended on Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE). Trades in RUBKZT_TOМ instrument were not held today on KASE due to holidays in the Russian Federation from 1 to 8 January 2018.
ALMATY. KAZINFORM - A night club has burnt to the ground in the town of Kapshagai in Almaty region, Kazinform reports.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Freezing temperatures are forecast to grip Kazakhstan on January 4-6, Kazinform has learnt from Kazhydromet.
NEW YORK-ASTANA. KAZINFORM The Security Council's Work Programme for January was presented on the first working day of Kazakhstan's presidency over the UN Security Council. In the morning, a working breakfast of the Permanent Representatives of the UNSC Member States was held at the Permanent Mission of Kazakhstan, during which they discussed the key points of the work programme, Kazinform reports with reference to the Kazakh MFA press service.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM On Wednesday, the meteorological conditions will contribute to the accumulation of pollutants in the atmosphere of Astana and Almaty cities, as well as five other regional centers of the country, Kazinform correspondent cites Kazhydromet.