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News of Kazakhstan
03 July, 2017, 12:33
Pets are attached microchips free of charge in Almaty
Since July 1 in Almaty, citizens can implant the chip to their pet free of charge. It is done to define quantity of pets, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
8 wounded in France mosque shooting, not terrorism: prosecutor
AFP: Eight people including a girl were lightly wounded late Sunday in a shooting in front of a mosque in the southeast French city of Avignon, the prosecutor's office said, ruling out terrorism.
Fans launched a flash mob of passionate kisses at the concert of 30 Seconds to Mars in Astana
Waiting for the performance of the world famous group "Thirty Seconds to Mars" fans passionately kissed, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
01 July, 2017, 17:58
Tanker and cargo ship collide off Britain
AFP: A tanker with 38,000 tonnes of petrol onboard and a 220-metre (720-foot) cargo ship collided Saturday in the waters between France and Britain, but no injuries or spills have been reported, authorities said.
Participants of IAEA in Almaty discussed rehabilitation of uranium production objects
In Almaty the technical meeting of Coordination group of IAEA (CGULS) took place where the strategic master the plan of ecological rehabilitation of objects of the former uranium production was discussed, BNews.kz reported.
Half-a-degree of warming boosted extreme weather
Half a degree Celsius of global warming has been enough to increase heat waves and heavy rains in many regions of the planet, researchers reported Friday.
One dead after doctor opens fire at New York City hospital
AFP: A doctor forced from a New York hospital because of sexual harassment accusations returned Friday with an assault rifle hidden under a lab coat and shot seven people, killing one woman, authorities said.
#New York City
Expert: The concept of state policy in the religious sphere answers the current state of society
The concept of state policy in the religious sphere of the Republic of Kazakhstan for 2017-2020 is the timely document, it is also quite adequate to a current religious state in the Kazakhstan society. It reflects the main tendencies of development of a religious situation, conceptually provides realization of state policy in the sphere of religion, considers effective improvement of the Kazakhstan model of an interfaith consent and the state and confessional relations, director of association of the centers of a religion research Yulia Denisenko said about the new concept, BNews.kz reported.
Anti-doping laboratory in Almaty is deprived of accreditation
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has deprived of accreditation anti-doping laboratories of Almaty (Kazakhstan) and Bloemfontein (Republic of South Africa), the official site of the organization reported, Vesti.kz says.
30 June, 2017, 18:01
I still don't have a smartphone, admits EU's Juncker
AFP: European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker admitted Friday that he had not yet joined the smartphone revolution, as he helped launch the EU presidency of digital-savvy Estonia.
Kazakhstan, Singapore to conclude agreements on development and solution of IT tasks
At the initiative of Fund of the First President of Kazakhstan for the development of IT technologies and startups, 10 domestic commands went to Singapore where they could conclude 5 preliminary agreements on development and the decision of IT tasks for the world companies in the field of health care and logistics, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Asian markets hit by central bank signals to end low rates
AFP: Asian markets went into reverse Friday after Wall Street and Europe suffered hefty losses in response to central banks' signals that the end to the era of cheap-money was drawing to a close.
In 12 km from Baikonur, natural focus of plague becomes active
On the limited site of the territory, in 12 kilometers from the city of Baikonur, the activization of the natural focus of bubonic plague, confirmed with allocation of cultures from rodents and fleas is revealed, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
N. Nigmatullin: Parliamentarians actively participate in ensuring reforms of the President
The chairman of Majilis Nurlan Nigmatullin, speaking at a joint meeting of chambers of parliament today, has noted that the second session has taken place under the auspices of milestone events for the country, BNews.kz reported.
EXPO today: What to watch in the twenty first day of the exposition
Today, National day of Madagascar and the forum "Future Energy" at the International EXPO 2017 exposition will take place. What other events it is possible to take part in, read in the BNews.kz material.
Urgent meeting appointed on Baikonur because of plague detection
In city administration of Baikonur under the chairmanship of the First Deputy head of administration Victor Lopatkin the emergency meeting of the commission on the prevention and elimination of emergency situations and ensuring fire safety of Baikonur city administration took place. The meeting was organized for the purpose of discussion of measures of prophylaxis of the plague found near the platform 17P of the Baikonur complex is reported on the official site of municipal administration, BNews.kz reported.
29 June, 2017, 18:18
Silicon-on-Seine: world's biggest tech incubator opens in Paris
AFP: Paris takes a step closer Thursday to fulfilling its ambition of becoming Europe's technology capital when President Emmanuel Macron inaugurates Station F, the world's largest start-up incubator on the banks of the Seine.
Asian Development Bank intends to cooperate with KazAgro
The Asian Development Bank intends to cooperate with KazAgro. This was announced during a meeting of ADB Vice President Divakar Gupta with Chairman of the Board of "KazAgro" Holding Nurlybek Malelov.
#Asian Development Bank
Warning is announced in Astana because of a strong heat
Because of a strong heat in Astana and the Akmola region storm warning is announced, Kazhydromet reported.
Abel Sanchez: Golovkin beats Canelo 116-112 or KO's him late
Abel Sanchez, the trainer of IBF, IBO, WBA, WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs), expects his fighter to win at least eight of the twelve rounds against Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs), the Boxing Scene reported.
Illegal transportation of alcohol to Russia stopped in the Kostanay region
Since the beginning of the year the staff of Organized Crime Control Department of DIA of the Kostanay region elicited 10 facts of illegal transportation of alcoholic and tobacco products to the Russian Federation, BNews.kz reported.
The strongest kickboxers of Kazakhstan go to Baku
In Baku from June 30 to July 2 the international tournament among professional kickboxers from the countries of the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States (Turkic council) will take place, BNews.kz own correspondent reported with reference to federation of kickboxing of Azerbaijan.
Head of CIS Observers Mission gave appreciation to the course of elections to the Senate of Parliament of Kazakhstan
On June 28, 2017, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Kayrat Abdrakhmanov has held a meeting with the first deputy chairman of Executive Committee of the CIS Victor Guminsky who is in Astana as the Head of the mission of observers for the CIS of elections of deputies of the Senate of Parliament of Kazakhstan, BNews.kz reported.
#CIS Observers Mission
#Senate of Parliament of Kazakhstan
Agreement between Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan on tariffs for railway transportations is approved
Parliament of Kyrgyzstan has approved the bill "On Ratification of the Agreement between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Kyrgyz Republic about Application of an Order of Regulation of Access to Services of Railway Transport, including basic Tariff Policy, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
28 June, 2017, 17:36
Top security for Tour de France
AFP: A crack unit of elite counter-terrorism officers will be among a deployment of 23,000 police ensuring safety at the Tour de France, which begins in Dusseldorf on Saturday, the French interior ministry said.
#Tour de France
Top 10 of the most visited pavilions of the EXPO is announced
The results on attendance of the International specialized EXPO 2017 exposition for last week are summed up. From June 19 to June 25 EXPO 2017 has been visited by 168 675 people, that is on average 24 096 people a day. And also the list of the most visited pavilions is made, BNews.kz reported.
Kazakhstan President charged to equip beaches and recreation areas near Astana
The president of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has held a meeting with the chairman of Committee on water resources of the Ministry of Agriculture Islam Abishev. During the meeting questions of development of water resources and providing inhabitants of rural areas with drinking water have been discussed, Akorda's press service reports.
Global ransomware attack causes turmoil
Companies across the globe are reporting that they have been struck by a major ransomware cyber-attack, the BBC reported.
Majilis approved ratification of the agreement on moving of office and civil weapon to EEU
The Majilis of Parliament of Kazakhstan has approved the bill "On Ratification of the Agreement on Movement of Office and Civil Weapon between the Member States of the Eurasian Economic Union", Bnews.kz correspondent reported.
Majilis agreed with amendments of the Senate under the bill of deprivation of nationality
Deputies of Majilis of parliament at the plenary session of chamber have agreed with amendments of the Senate to the law "On Modification and Additions in Some Acts of Kazakhstan concerning Their Reduction according to Standards of the Constitution of Kazakhstan". The bill provides deprivation of nationality for commission of a number of especially serious terrorist crimes, Bnews.kz correspondent reported.
In Kazakhstan, deputies are elected in the Senate
In sixteen regions of Kazakhstan about one deputy goes to the upper house of parliament - the Senate, lists for the vote have included 38 candidates from whom sixteen senators will be elected. Electors are deputies of Maslikhat of all levels, all electors in Kazakhstan 3291 citizens, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
27 June, 2017, 18:29
Astana presented system of electronic bracelets of tracking
Today in Astana the meeting of staff of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan with the Kazakhstan innovators of KazTechInnovations LLP has taken place during which work of the new electronic bracelets of tracking intended for improvement of the penal system of Kazakhstan has been presented, BNews.kz reported.
#electronic bracelets of tracking
Law on media will allow to regulate Internet broadcasting development
The ministry of information and communications has considered the changing environment in the conditions of rapid development of the Internet and new technologies. The norms allowing to regulate Internet broadcasting development are provided, the minister of information and communications of Kazakhstan Dauren Abayev told, BNews.kz correspondent tells.
Kazakhstan to construct world-class oncology center
Astana will construct the National scientific oncological center which will conform to the last international standards of design and construction in the field of medical institutions on treatment and a research of oncological diseases, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Kyrgyzstan hosts the ninth session of Youth inter-parliamentary assembly of the State Parties of the CIS
On June 26-27, 2017 the ninth session of Youth inter-parliamentary assembly of the State Parties of the CIS (YIPA of the CIS) takes place in Cholpon-Ata (the Kyrgyz Republic). The action for the first time takes place in a format of a field meeting, BNews.kz reported.
In Kazakhstan volumes of transit transportations grown significantly in 5 months
Kazakhstan, being in fierce competition for the attraction of transit freights could create a competitive overland route as opposed to traditional international routes (A Northern and Southern Seaway, the Trans-Siberian Railway). It during was declared the meeting of the Government by the Minister of investments and development of Kazakhstan Zhenis Kasymbek, BNews.kz reported.
Tourism's contribution to Kazakhstan GDP has to reach 8% by 2025
Most of all Kazakhstan citizens visit the CIS countries, such as Russia, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan - 92%, the remained 8% visit China, Turkey, the European countries and other, Minister for Culture and Sports of Kazakhstan Arystanbek Mukhamediuly said at the meeting of the government, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Special working group for consideration of amendments to the law on religion is created in Kazakhstan
Now questions and offers concerning the legislative arrangement of the religion often come to the Ministry of religious and civil affairs. For a definition of the system of official views of improvement of the state and confessional and interfaith relations by the Ministry, the concept of state policy in the religious sphere for 2017-2020 is developed, BNews.kz reports.
#law on religion
N. Nigmatullin held bilateral meetings within the second conference of speakers of Eurasia parliaments
The chairman of Majilis Nurlan Nigmatullin within participation in the Second meeting of speakers of parliaments of the countries of Eurasia held a number of bilateral negotiations with heads of parliaments, BNews.kz reported.
EXPO today: National day of Qatar, scientific conference and concert of Dimash
National days of the Seychelles and Qatar will take place at the International EXPO 2017 exposition today. What else it is possible to watch in the seventeenth day of holding the exhibition, read in the BNews.kz material.
Unique mosque 'Aq meshit' has appeared in Astana
Kazakhstan to open a Figure skating Academy named after Denis Ten
Dimash Kudaibergen's triumph: The singer sat down with the world's leading media in London