Meruert BurkitbaevaEgemen Qazaqstan
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Coronavirus • 27 March, 2020

Uzbekistan records first coronavirus death

Uzbekistan locked down more cities and districts as it recorded the country’s first death and the number of cases climbed to 83.

Coronavirus • 26 March, 2020

Kazakhstan confirmed first two recovered patients from coronavirus

Kazakh Information and Communication Minister Dauren Abayev reported on  two patients in Kazakhstan who fully recovered from Covid-19.

World • 20 March, 2020

Kyrgyzstan confirms 6 cases of coronavirus

The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in Kyrgyzstan is 6 people, they are in hospital, the condition is satisfactory, the press service of the Ministry of Health of the Kyrgyz Republic reported, Kabar reports.

World • 20 March, 2020

Three passengers test positive on cruise ship in Sydney

Three passengers on board the Ruby Princess cruise ship in Sydney have tested positive for Covid-19, the health minister of New South Wales says, The Guardian reports.

World • 19 March, 2020

Russia reports first death from Covid-19

A 79-year-old becomes the first Russian death due to the virus.

Coronavirus • 18 March, 2020

Kazakhstan reports 1 new case, making total 36

Kazakh Health Ministry reported 1 new case in Almaty.

President • 18 March, 2020

Kazakh, Uzbek Presidents speak over phone

The heads of state discussed the situation with the spread of the coronavirus pandemic and informed each other about the measures taken to combat the disease, Akorda reports.

World • 17 March, 2020

New cases in S. Korea stay low for 3rd day

South Korea recorded daily new infections of the new coronavirus in the double digits for the third straight day on Tuesday, but the daily tally in Seoul and its neighboring areas surpassed that in Daegu and North Gyeongsang Province, the two epicenters of the fast-spreading virus, Yonhap news agency reports.

Society • 13 March, 2020

University students switching to distance learning in Kazakhstan

This was announced by Deputy Prime Minister Yeraly Tugzhanov at the press conference.

World • 12 March, 2020

WHO declares coronavirus a global pandemic

In the past two weeks, the number of cases of COVID-19 outside China has increased 13-fold, and the number of affected countries has tripled. There are now more than 118,000 cases in 114 countries, and 4,291 people have lost their lives. Thousands more are fighting for their lives in hospitals, WHO Director-General says.