Kazakhstan Aviation industry in pandemia: losses and plans on recovery 17 November 2020 16:07 Aviation Administration of Kazakhstan was founded one year ago in August 2019. Director General of Aviation Administration of Kazakhstan Mr. Peter Griffits headed the organisation with the ultimate goal to increase the flight safety level of the country up to 80%. This goal is in the list of «100 concrete steps» of the National Plan by the first President Nursultan Nazarbayev (number 68). In the interview for Strategy2050.kz Mr. Griffits reflected on what had been done for the past year in this direction and shared his plans including tackling pandemia of Covid-19 in aviation industry of the country.
Kazakhstan attracts more tourists thanks to "Borat", The New York Times wrote about viral video 27 October 2020 18:09 On October 26, The New York Times published an article about Kazakhstan "Kazahstan, Reserving Itself, Embraces Borat as Very Nice", concerning the "Very Nice" advertising campaign. It is supported by Kazakh Tourism national company, Strategy2050.kz reports with the reference to The New York Times.
World record in number of new COVID-19 cases established 21 October 2020 14:12 According to WHO s COVID-19 weekly epidemiological update, the number of new coronavirus cases in the world has grown over the past week (October 12-18) by more than 2.4 million. This figure is considered the highest in seven days since the start of the pandemic, Strategy2050.kz reports.
Kazakhstan to cut international flights 21 October 2020 08:24 A video-conference of the Interdepartmental Commission to Prevent the Spread of Coronavirus chaired by Prime Minister Askar Mamin has taken place this week. In keeping with President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev s instructions, the Commission has initiated additional measures to fight the coronavirus infection. Read Strategy2050.kz for more information.
COVID-19 situation update: Europe faces “tsunami” of nеw infеctions 20 October 2020 15:25 Since 31 December 2019 and as of 19 October 2020, 40 403 537 cases of COVID-19 have been reported, including 1 118 293 deaths, according to the COVID-19 Dashboard by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University. The USA, India, Brazil, Russia and Argentina are reporting the highest numbers of cases – more than 1 million. Strategy2050.kz keeps track of developments.
Covid-19: tracking of pandemic spread in the world 19 October 2020 16:23 40 063 546 cases of coronavirus infection have been registered in the world, 1 113 909 people died. The highest number of people infected in the United States, India and Brazil. For more information on how the situation with Covid-19 is developing in different countries, read Strategy2050.kz.
AIFC: main attractor of investment in Kazakhstan 13 October 2020 16:41 In the State-of-the-nation-Address delivered on September 1 this year President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev stated that it is necessary to effectively use the potential of the Astana International Financial Centre to further develop the economy of the country. This is especially important in the era of coronavirus and economic slowdown. Read more about the activities of the AIFC, its interim results and forecasts in the review by the Strategy2050.kz correspondent.
COVID-19: Germany fears resumption of epidemic, Poland protests against masks 13 October 2020 09:34 The world continues to fight against COVID-19. According to Johns Hopkins University, since the beginning of the pandemic, more than 37.6 million people have been infected. More than 1.07 million people have died. Over 28.4 million patients are considered cured. Strategy2050.kz keeps track of developments.
Second wave of COVID-19: more and more cases of infection reported 12 October 2020 14:39 According to data from Johns Hopkins University, as of October 11, the number of COVID-19 cases in the world reached 37.4 million people, an increase of 288.2 thousand people in 24 hours. The largest number of new coronavirus cases is reported in the United States of America. There are more than 7.7 million people, Strategy2050.kz reports.
COVID-19: situation worsens in Europe 09 October 2020 17:52 Italy, France, Germany, Spain and a number of other European countries again impose restrictions caused by the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. The number of daily reported cases across Europe has already exceeded the spring figures. How do the governments try to curb the spread of COVID-19? Read in the review of the Strategy2050.kz correspondent.