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Oil tops $42 as OPEC+ laggards pledge better complianceLONDON — Oil rose to above $42 a barrel on Friday, adding to gains in the previous session, after OPEC producers and allies promised to meet supply cuts and signs of demand, hit by the coronavirus..
PM wishes former Kazakhstan President speedy recovery from Covid-19"My best wishes to first President of Kazakhstan - - Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev for early recovery and good health. We stand with our friend and strategic partner Kazakhstan in efforts to defeat the..
Kazakhstan tightens COVID-19 restrictions, former president tests positiveKazakhstan said on Thursday it would tighten coronavirus-related restrictions during the coming weekend and an aide said former President Nursultan Nazarbayev had tested positive for COVID-19.
Kazakhstan's Nazarbayev contracts COVID-19Kazakhstan's influential former president Nursultan Nazarbayev has self-isolated after testing positive for COVID-19, his spokesman Aidos Ukibay wrote on Twitter.
Kazakhstan to tighten COVID-19 restrictions as outbreak worsensKazakhstan will close shopping malls, markets and parks in major cities on June 20-21 and make additional hospital beds available for COVID-19 patients, the Central Asian nation's government said on..
Coronavirus hits Kazakh elite, capital city rings alarmThe speaker of Kazakhstan's lower house of parliament has self-isolated after contracting the new coronavirus, authorities said on Wednesday as they raised the alarm about a fresh surge in COVID-19..
Kazakh lower house speaker tests positive for COVID-19The speaker of the lower house of Kazakhstan's parliament has self-isolated after testing positive for the novel coronavirus, the legislature said on Wednesday.
Kazakhstan tightens restrictions in biggest city on fears of coronavirus second waveKazakhstan ordered some entertainment venues in its biggest city Almaty to close on Monday and shopping malls, restaurants and government offices there to work shorter hours, following a spike in..
Kazakhstan locks down several towns after spike in COVID-19 casesKazakhstan has locked down several towns and villages and tightened restrictions in one of its provinces following a spike in fresh COVID-19 cases, authorities said on Thursday, a month after ending a..
Kazakh president's spokesman hospitalized with COVID-19Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev's spokesman has been hospitalized after testing positive for COVID-19, he wrote on his Facebook page on Saturday, adding that the president's health was not at..
Kazakh police detain dozens of anti-government protestersThe demonstrators rally in the city of Almaty demanding resignation of president and redistribution of wealth. ......
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Kazakhstan to ease lockdown next weekKazakhstan will take down police checkpoints between its regions next week and reopen kindergartens and gyms as it moves to ease its coronavirus lockdown, the government said on Friday.
Rare snow leopards spotted near Kazakh city amid lockdownSeveral snow leopards, including a mother and her cub, have been spotted near the Kazakh city of Almaty wandering through a usually popular hiking destination that is now mostly off limits due to the..
Kazakhstan, Turkey may resume flights in late JuneKazakh and Turkish airlines may resume passenger flights between the two countries in late June, Kazakhstan's Ministry of Industry and Infrastructural Development has said, if the novel coronavirus..
Kazakhstan to reopen mosques, hotels, restaurants, passenger trainsKazakhstan will reopen places of worship, hotels, and small cafes and restaurants from May 18, the government said on Wednesday, two months after the Central Asian nation began a coronavirus lockdown.
Kazakhstan ends state of emergency; provinces to oversee lifting of lockdownKazakhstan allowed a coronavirus state of emergency to lapse on Monday, authorising cities and provinces to begin lifting lockdown measures depending on their success in curbing the spread of the..
Kazakhstan keeps lockdown in place as state of emergency endsKazakhstan is keeping its provinces and major cites locked down, the authorities said on Monday, and will reopen businesses gradually after a state of emergency introduced in March due to the novel..
Kazakhstan says spread of coronavirus has slowedThe spread of the novel coronavirus in Kazakhstan has slowed in recent days, the Central Asian nation's government said on Wednesday, indicating it could exit a state of emergency next week.
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Daughter of former Kazakh leader leaves key Senate postThe daughter of Kazakhstan's powerful former president has left her position as speaker of the Senate, a role that led some observers to tip her as a possible candidate for the presidency.
Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan evacuate thousands over floodUzbekistan and Kazakhstan have evacuated tens of thousands of people from the Syr Darya river basin after a reservoir dam on the Uzbek side burst, flooding large areas on both sides of the border, the..
CPC oil producers eye boost to flows via Russia from MayKazakh oil producers, which export crude via the Caspian pipeline consortium (CPC), are seeking to divert flows to Russia's Transneft from May in an attempt to minimize losses as CPC Blend margins and..
Kazakh activist released after being held for spreading false informationA nationalist politician in Kazakhstan who has criticised the government was released on Monday after two days detention on accusations of spreading false information during the coronavirus emergency,..
India, Kazakhstan strategic partners; solidarity during challenging times strengthens bond: PM Narendra Modi"Thank you President Tokayev @TokayevKZ for your warm words. India and Kazakhstan are strategic partners and cooperation and demonstration of solidarity during such challenging times further..
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Coronavirus spreads at major Kazakh oilfield's worker campTwelve people have tested positive for the novel coronavirus at one of the worker camps located next to the giant Tengiz oilfield in Kazakhstan, its operator Tengizchevroil said on Saturday.
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Ex-Kazakh president's grandson wins UK case over purchase of London mansionLondon's High Court removed anti-graft orders against the grandson of the former president of Kazakhstan on Wednesday, dealing a blow to powers that British crime fighters use to target dirty money.
Kazakh politician wins legal challenge against unexplained wealth orders over £80m London propertiesHigh Court finds evidence that luxury homes were used to launder money was 'unreliable'
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Kazakhstan to shut down most businesses in major cities for a weekKazakhstan on Friday ordered most companies in its capital Nur-Sultan and biggest city Almaty to suspend work between March 30 and April 5, the government said, as part of measures to prevent the..
Kazakhstan orders residents of major cities to stay homeKazakhstan will bar the residents of its two biggest cities, Almaty and Nur-Sultan, from leaving their homes except for work or to buy food or medicines, starting from March 28, the Central Asian..
Kazakhstan says foils Islamic State bomb attackKazakhstan's National Security Committee has detained a man suspected of planning a bomb attack in the capital, Nur-Sultan, on behalf of Islamic State, the security body said on Thursday.
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