Daily Monitor

June 28, 2019

Russia to strengthen Tajik army, security servi…

Russia will help strengthen Tajikistan’s army and security services against a backdrop of threats to the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) posed by international terrorist groups in Afghanistan, Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev told a meeting of the CSTO Security Councils Secretaries Committee in Bishkek on Thursday,TASS reports.
June 27, 2019

Georgia braces for exodus of Russian tourists

A Kremlin embargo on tourism to Georgia has struck a blow to the rapidly growing industry and exacerbated tensions between the two countries.
June 27, 2019

International simulation seminar on fighting hu…

The five-day International Simulation Training organised by the Kazakh Academy of Law Enforcement Agencies in the nation’s capital drew 120 participants from 17 countries to practice new skills, gain experience and enhance cooperation to address human trafficking along migration routes.
June 27, 2019

Turkmenistan joins ICAO int’l protocols

Turkmenistan's ambassador to the US and Canada Meret Orazov met with Secretary General of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Fang Liu in Montreal, Trend reports referring to the Turkmen Foreign Ministry.
June 26, 2019

Echoing Beijing, Duterte’s Government Now Call…

The Philippine government has fallen in with Beijing’s explanation that a Chinese vessel didn’t intentionally hit a Filipino boat in the South China Sea on June 9.
June 26, 2019

South Korea gives most aid to North Korea sinc…

South Korea has provided its largest food and aid donation since 2008 to U.N. aid program in North Korea, officials said on Wednesday, amid warnings that millions of dollars more is needed to make up for food shortages
June 26, 2019

Saudi crown prince blames Iran for Gulf of Oma…

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is blaming Iran for last week's attack on two ships in the Gulf of Oman, calling on the international community to take a "firm stand towards an exponential regime that supports terrorism and spreads killing and destruction."
June 25, 2019

Trump on Iran sanctions: ‘Assets of Ayatollah K…

The US president has signed an executive order imposing fresh sanctions on Iran, including on the supreme leader's office.
June 25, 2019

Jared Kushner’s economic blueprint for Palesti…

Trump son-in-law’s plan, which ignores the key political issues, is dismissed as ‘a fantasy that is completely divorced from reality
June 25, 2019

NATO calls on Russia to destroy new missile, wa…

NATO urged Russia on Tuesday to destroy a new missile before an August deadline and save a treaty that keeps land-based nuclear warheads out of Europe or face a more determined alliance response in the region.
June 24, 2019

Inflow of foreign investments to Kazakhstan gro…

The gross inflow of foreign investments to Kazakhstan increased by 15...
June 24, 2019

Uzbekistan: Karimova says she returned $1.2Bln…

The fate of funds in foreign accounts remain in the balance, however.
June 24, 2019

Brexit: Single UK-Irish food zone suggested by…

A report on how to avoid checks on the Irish border after Brexit suggests the UK and Ireland could try to form a new single zone for food standards.
June 24, 2019

China says both U.S., China should make compromise

Both China and the United States should make compromises in trade talks, Chinese Vice Commerce Minister Wang Shouwen said on Monday, ahead of a much anticipated meeting between the Chinese and U.S. presidents at this week’s G20 summit in Japan.
June 23, 2019

ASEAN aims at sustainability

The 34th summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, or ASEAN, is expected to adopt policies promoting sustainable development, pushing the region to go beyond the economic gains it has reaped in the past few years, analysts say.
April 24, 2019

Big challenges await Japan’s next emperor

Japan's Emperor Akihito, accompanied by Empress Michiko, waves to well-wishers before leaving Ujiyamada Station after their visit to Ise Jingu shrine in Ise in the central Japanese prefecture of Mie, April 18, 2019, as he takes part in a series of rituals ahead of his abdication.
April 24, 2019

Kazakhstan showcases its agricultural export po…

Kazakhstan demonstrates its agricultural export potential at the 6th China International Food Safety, Technology and Innovation Exhibition unveiled on June 23 in Beijing, Kazinform correspondent reports.
April 24, 2019

KASE morning session: USDKZT_TOM = 378.45 (+1.27)

The morning foreign currency trading session ended on Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE).
April 23, 2019

Singapore PM promotes expected successor to deputy

Singapore Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat was promoted to deputy prime minister on Tuesday, strengthening expectations he will take over as the next leader of the wealthy city-state.
April 23, 2019

Prime Minister orders to suspend works at Issy…

Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan ordered to suspend works at the Kyzyl-Ompul uranium site amid growing protests in Kyrgyzstan...