- Archive 08.05.2018
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - 10 days left until the start of the 11th Astana Economic Forum: Global Challenges Summit 2018. Expert of the Center for Studies of Modernization and Integration Processes of the Institute of Eurasian Integration Chokan Orazbekov told about the peculiarities of the upcoming event and its importance for Kazakhstan, primeminister.kz reports.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Over 100,000 registered runners and wheelchair participants at more than 200 locations across 66 countries, including Azerbaijan, covered 934,484 km globally in the fifth annual Wings for Life World Run charity event to raise funds for spinal cord injury research, AZERTAC reports.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - On May 8, nearly 200 athletes from all regions of Kazakhstan gathered in Astana to compete for the country's MMA champion title, Kazinform refers to the press service of the Kazakhstan MMA Federation.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and Chinese president, met Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK) and chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), in Dalian, northeast China's Liaoning Province, on May 7-8, Xinhua reports.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Kazakh tennis player Aleksandr Nedovyesov (World No.232 in ATP rankings) made it into the second round of the 2018 Karshi Challenger in Uzbekistan, SPORTINFORM reports.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Armenian lawmakers elected Head of Yelk Faction Nikol Pashinyan as Prime Minister of Armenia, Armenpress reports.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan Alimkhan Yessengeldiyev was received by Chief Executive of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan Abdullah Abdullah, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh Foreign Ministry.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The price of OPEC basket of fourteen crudes stood at US$72.45 a barrel on Monday, 7th May 2018, compared with $70.99 the previous Friday, according to OPEC Secretariat calculations, WAM reports.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - In the lead-up to the Victory Day, Mayor of Astana Asset Issekeshev extended holiday greetings to war veterans, the press service of Astana Mayor's Office reports.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - South and North Korea communicated on Tuesday under their unified time zone for the first time in nearly three years, a unification ministry official said, Yonhap reports.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The 45th meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Dhaka (Bangladesh) adopted a Declaration and several resolutions, the press service of the Kazakh MFA reports.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM Over 15 renowned painters will arrive in the capital of Kazakhstan to participate in "Nur Kelbetti Astana" international art exhibition to be hosted by the National Art Museum on July 12, Kazinform reports.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that he would announce his decision on the Iran nuclear deal on Tuesday, Kazinform has learned from Xinhua.
ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Tom Loeffler, the promoter of Gennady Golovkin (38-0-1, 34 KOs), told Fightnews.com about the potential opponents for the Kazakhstani boxer, Sports.kz reports.