Daily Monitor

July 11, 2019

Seoul rejects Tokyo’s remarks on sanctions

ROK President Moon Jae-in shakes hands with Chung Eui-sun, chief vice-chairman of Hyundai Motor Group, during a meeting with executives from the country's top 30 companies at the Presidential Blue House in Seoul on Wednesday.
July 11, 2019

High-ranking military officials of Azerbaijan…

First Deputy Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces, Colonel General Najmaddin Sadikov met with the delegation led by the Chief of General Staff...
July 11, 2019

North Korea calls South Korea’s F-35 jet purcha…

South Korea’s acquisition of American F-35 stealth fighter jets will force North Korea to develop and test “special armaments” to destroy the new weapons, North Korea’s state media said on Thursday, citing a government researcher.
July 10, 2019

Poll shows high, but declining, support for Arm…

On a wide variety of issues, a new IRI poll shows that the optimistic mood engendered by last year’s “Velvet Revolution” is fading.
July 10, 2019

U.S. wants North Korea freeze as beginning…

The United States would hope to see a freeze in the North Korean nuclear program as the start of a process of denuclearization, the State Department said on Tuesday, ahead of fresh talks with Pyongyang supposed to take place this month.
July 10, 2019

President Jeenbekov arrives in Switzerland…

President Sooronbai Jeenbekov today has arrived in Switzerland on official visit
July 9, 2019

Iran: World powers won’t get a better nuclear d…

Tehran ramps up nuclear efforts as US warns the Islamic Republic will never be allowed to build an atomic weapon.
July 9, 2019

Belarus, Russia and Kazakhstan to make space…

Belarus, Russia, and Kazakhstan have come to terms on manufacturing cooperation for making satellites for the remote sensing of Earth. The decision was made at the latest session of the interstate working group in charge of working out the interstate government program "Integrated system of the EAEU member states for producing and providing space and geoinformation services based on national sources of remote Earth sensing data", BelTA has learned. The session took place as part of the forum Space Days in the Republic of Kazakhstan 2018.
July 9, 2019

Kazakhstan to produce 104 mln tons of oil a year..

Kazakhstan is expected to boost its crude output up to 104 mln tons a year by 2025," Kazakh Energy Minister Kanat Bozumbayev told the meeting of the public council for fuel and energy complex and ecology.
July 9, 2019

Above 1,000 participated in Dombra Day celebrat…

This year more than 1,000 people took part in the big dombra concert. All those willing were welcome to take part in the event to perform Saryarka, Adai, Alkissa, Konil tolkyny, Balbyrauyn, and Koreguly kyuis.
July 9, 2019

Kazakhstan stands for effective use of EU-CA re…

Kazakhstan proposes to focus on the effective use of the European Union - Central Asia relations toolkit, as well as on ensuring the integrity, visualization and visibility of such cooperation in light of the new EU...
July 4, 2019

Tajikistan,Iran see tunnel at the end of the fight

Tehran is also nearing a deal on getting more money out of a hydropower plant it built some years ago.
July 4, 2019

Trump officials say U.S.-China trade talks to…

Top representatives of the United States and China are organizing a resumption of talks for next week to try to resolve a year-long trade war between the world’s two largest economies, Trump administration officials said on Wednesday.
July 4, 2019

Kazakhstan to divert some oil flows from Europe…

Kazakhstan plans to increase oil exports to China to 6-7 million tonnes a year from just 1 million tonnes at the expense of shipments to Europe, starting from the second half of 2020, Deputy Energy Minister Aset Magauov told Reuters.
July 3, 2019

Kazakhstan places moratorium on creating quasi…

The Head of State, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, has decreed to impose a moratorium on creating quasi-public entities, Kazinform cites Akorda.
July 3, 2019

Kazakhstan ratifies Nuclear Weapon Ban Treaty

President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has signed the Law "On the ratification of the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons", Kazinform correspondent cites Akorda.
July 3, 2019

An action in support of the Arys vicitims held…

It is reported by the press service of MFA.
July 2, 2019

China’s climate ‘ambition’ pledge could lea…

A new pledge by China to show “the highest possible ambition” in the fight against climate change could see the world’s biggest greenhouse gas emitter introduce new and more stringent carbon targets next year, according to experts and policy advisors.
July 2, 2019

Armenia and Azerbaijan agree to limited exchang…

The gesture, as modest as it was, is nevertheless a bright spot as tensions between the two sides have darkened in recent weeks.
July 2, 2019

Iran nuclear deal: Enriched uranium limit breached

Iran has breached the limit on its stockpile of low-enriched uranium set under a 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, a watchdog has confirmed.