Emergency service members carry a casualty at the site of avalanche near the town of Bahcesehir, in Van province, eastern Turkey, on 5 February.
China is stepping up efforts to curb the spread of a new type of coronavirus / 2019-nCoV / by building more hospitals and providing support to enterprises. Below are the results that have been achieved so far in this work:
The World Health Organisation (WHO) said on Tuesday that it needed US$61.5 million to address the near-term impact of the coronavirus outbreak in China.
Coronavirus outbreak in China affected global oil and gas prices. Quotes fell below US$57 per barrel of Brent marker grade.
According to the information of the Embassy of Uzbekistan in Nur-Sultan (Kazakhstan), on 27 January 2020 a bus with 52 passengers, including 42 citizens of Uzbekistan, got stuck in the snow in the territory of the North Kazakhstan region and was evacuated by the traffic police of the city.
On 28 January 2020, social media reported that about 200 citizens from Central Asia, including citizens of the Republic of Uzbekistan working in a local company, went on strike due to non-payment of wages.
Azerbaijan’s ATV TV channel broadcasted a program dedicated to the customs, traditions, cuisine, and tourist attractions of Uzbekistan, Dunyo reported.
The floating nuclear heat and power plant (FNHPP, a project by the Rosenergoatom Joint-Stock Company, a part of ROSATOM) has delivered its first 10 mln kWh of electric power into the isolated network of the Chauny-Bilibino hub (the Chukotka Autonomous Region) since its connection to the grid on December 19, 2019.
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev at a meeting with Vladimir Putin announced that the entire government is stepping down, RIA Novosti reported.