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News of Kazakhstan
News of Kazakhstan
News of Kazakhstan
26 January, 2018, 16:23
Astana mayor told about city's achievements for over 20 years
For over 20 years, the gross regional product of the cpaital of Kazakhstan increased by 190 times.
#Mayor Asset Issekeshev
25 January, 2018, 11:57
Almaty airport explained mass delays of flights
The complete list of delayed flights with the indication of the reasons is submitted.
10 April, 2017, 18:25
Israel plans to introduce visa-free regime for Kazakhstan in 2017
Michael Brodsky, Ambassador of Israel in Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan said that Israel this year plans to introduce a visa-free regime and run direct flights to Kazakhstan, Bnews.kz correspondent reports.
Tank collector shocked to find £2million gold bullion hidden in the fuel compartment of his £30,000 vehicle
A tank fanatic got a new model in a £30,000 trade-in — and found more than £2million of gold bullion hidden in the fuel tank., thesun.co.uk reports.
Minister of Labor and Social Protection promises Kazakhstan unemployed citizens over 600, 000 workplaces
Tamara Duissenova, the Minister of Labor and Social Protection of population during the Government meeting said that In the country before the end of this year over 634,000 workplaces will be created, which are reserves for the unemployed and the self-employed, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Canada snow slide kills five South Koreans
Five climbers from South Korea fell to their deaths from a snow ledge that gave way near Vancouver, police said Sunday, gdnonline.com reports.
New railway station in Astana to be opened until mid-May
Minister of Investments and Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kassymbek Zhenis during the governmental hour in Majilis said that up to May, 15 the construction work on the new railway station in Astana will be completed, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Beijing offers hefty cash reward for spy tip-offs
The Beijing government is offering hefty cash rewards for information on foreign spies, BBC reports.
Almaty launches special site for investors
Almaty has launched the web site investinalmaty.org, where you can get all the necessary information about the investment potential of the mega polis. All data are presented in English language and divided into 6 sections: "why", "what", "how", "assistance", "events" and "register" BNews.kz reports.
Nursultan Nazarbayev expressed his sorrow at terrorist attack to President of Egypt
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev sent a telegram of condolences to the President of the Arab Republic of Egypt Abdel Fattah el-Sisi for terrorist attack in Tanta and Alexandria, Akorda press-service reports.
Kazakhstan FM says about preparing for next meeting on Syria in Astana
Kazakhstan Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov called all the sides interested in the resolution on the situation in Syria to support Astana and Geneva process and announced about the continuing preparations for the planned meeting in Astana in May, BNews.kz reports.
#Syria Peace talks
Stockholm attack suspect was refused residency
Swedish police say, the suspect behind the Stockholm truck attack had been facing deportation and had extremist sympathies, BBC reports.
Azerbaijan to celebrate Days of Culture of Kyzylorda region
In honor of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan, Baku and Shaki cities will host the days of Culture of Kyzylorda region in April 12-15, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Building collapse in southern Poland claims lives
At least five people have died after a building collapsed in southern Poland on Saturday, thenews.pl reports.
133 passengers can`t fly from Almaty to Dubai
133 passengers travelling from Almaty to Dubai, couldn`t fly because of the technical reasons. The plane returned to Almaty International Airport, BNews.kz reports
Dimash Kudaibergenov wins title of "Most popular international singer”
Dimash Kudaibergenov awarded at 17th Top China Music Awards, Shenzhen as the “"Most popular international singer”. It was posted by Alpamys Sharimov, singer`s producer in his Instagram, BNews.kz reports.
07 April, 2017, 18:31
Astana airport begins modernization of station area
Today, work to expand the station area of Astana airport to enhance the level of comfort for passengers has been begun. At the time of the reconstruction, the area in front of the airport terminal will be available only for taken up or set down of passengers. You can park your car at the free car park. The covered parking terminal will operate as usual, BNews.kz reports.
Six families are left homeless in Petropavlovsk
The two-stored old house caught fire early in the morning; residents were unable even to take the documents and money, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Kazakhstan together with China to strengthen anti-terrorism measures
Today Karim Masimov, the Chairman of Kazakhstan NSC has met with China delegation , headed by the Minister of Public Security of the People's Republic of China Guo Shengkun, arrived in Astana to participate in the 12th Meeting of the National Security Council Secretaries of the SCO member states, BNews.kz reports.
Astana public service centers` administration exchanges workplaces with lower ranks
Today in Astana, the administration of NAO "State Corporation "Government for citizens” has participated in self - regulation day. Ablayhan Ospanov, the Chairman of the Board of the NAO "State Corporation "Government for citizens" for a few hours has worked on the position of consultant of the public service centers, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
#public service center
Innovative child liver operation in China
A local hospital yesterday announced the success of an innovative surgery on a 2-year-old child with severe liver cancer, shanghaidaily.com reports.
Japanese consumers' inflation expectations rise
Japanese consumers' inflation outlook improved for the first time in nearly two years during the January-March quarter, a Bank of Japan survey released Friday showed, in a positive development for Tokyo's efforts to eradicate deflation, marketwatch.com reports.
Trump hosts Xi Jinping: No Big Macs on the menu
President Donald Trump won't be subjecting Chinese President Xi Jinping to a meal catered by the local McDonald`s here on Thursday night as the two leaders sit down for their first dinner together, despite a threat he made early in his presidential campaign to do just that, cnn.com reports.
Bureau of Majilis: Issues of transport and military service are on agenda
Today, Majilis speaker Nurlan Nigmatullin has chaired the bureau meeting of Majilis, which defined the issues of the forthcoming plenary session of the Chamber, BNews.kz reports.
US oil settles 55 cents higher, at $51.70, nearing one-month highs
Oil prices rose more than 1 percent on Thursday, on track for a fourth straight day of gains, but analysts remained cautious about record-high U.S. crude inventories, cnbc.com reports.
EU allocates over 3 million euros for development of new projects in Kazakhstan
The presentation of nine projects funded by the European Union (EU) in Kazakhstan was held in Astana. The total amount of projects is 3.7 million euros, EU allocated 3.15 million euros or 85%, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Atmosphere found around Earth-like planet GJ 1132b
Scientists say they have detected an atmosphere around an Earth-like planet for the first time, BBC reports.
Kazakhstan President signs amendments to some decrees
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev signed amendments to some decrees, the press-service of Akorda reports.
An £850,000 digger is stranded in a sea and nobody can pierce it
A digger used as part of the construction of the Rampion Wind Farm has been stuck in the sea since Tuesday, wscountytimes.co.uk reports.
06 April, 2017, 18:31
New deputies are appointed in Kazakhstan President`s administration
By the Decree of the head of State, new Chiefs of the President's Affairs Administration were appointed, the press-service of Akorda reports.
Canadian accused in Yahoo hack has bail hearing
A Canadian man accused in a massive hack of Yahoo emails said Wednesday he'll live with his parents and forgo access to phones and any electronic equipment if he's allowed out on bail, journalstar.com reports.
Woman from Aktobe is judged for selling child
The trial of woman from Aktobe for selling her own son started, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Trump drops Steve Bannon from National Security Council
U.S. President Donald Trump removed his chief strategist Steve Bannon from the National Security Council on Wednesday, reversing his controversial decision early this year to give a political adviser an unprecedented role in security discussions, reuters.com reports.
Almaty mayor meets with Switzerland delegation
The mayor of Almaty city Bauyrzhan Baibek has met with the Swiss delegation, which included Marco Passalia, Deputy Director, Chamber of commerce of Canton Ticino, Alberto Lotti, Deputy Chairman of the Axion Board of Directors, Matija Barudzija, the Head of Enet Energy SA, also the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Switzerland to the Republic of Kazakhstan Urs Schmid, BNews.kz reports.
Kazakhstan Ministry of Information and Communication concludes memorandum with BBC
The Minister of information and communications of the Republic of Kazakhstan Dauren Abayev during his working visit to the Great Britain and Northern Ireland, met with Sean O'Hara, regional director of BBC Worldwide. After the meeting, the Ministry of information and communications has concluded memorandum with BBC, BNews.kz reports.
Majilis Chairman met with Ambassador of Germany to Kazakhstan
Today, the Chairman of Majilis Nurlan Nigmatullin has met with Rolf Mafael has been named as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany to Kazakhstan. Actual issues of bilateral relations, including strengthening of the inter-parliamentary dialogue were discussed, BNews.kz reports.
Kazakhstan to open over 1600 preschools till 2019
Vice-Minister of Kazakhstan MES Elmira Suhanberdieva during the round table on improving the quality and availability of pre-school education in Majilis of Parliament of Kazakhstan said that 1631 pre-school organizations will be opened until 2019, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Arnold Schwarzenegger is invited to Expo-2017 in Astana
Kazakhstan Street Workout Federation Vice President Islam Badurgov and “Bolashak” scholarship Saltanat Kerimbaeva invited Arnold Schwarzenegger to Expo-2017 in Astana. Islam Badurgov posted in his Facebook account about it, BNews.kz reports.
Students from Paris to take part in Festival "Astana Art Fest"
The organizers of the Festival "Astana Art Fest" held a presentation of the concept of the event and announced about the beginning of an open competition. The theme of this year's Festival is "Nomad Energy". One of the organizers of the event, Anuar Nurpeisov, said that this year the Festival will attract students of one of the Paris arts institutions, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
#Astana Art Fest
German authorities decided to fine social network for fake news
The German government supported the bill to impose penalties for social media for fake news and inciting hatred. About it reports on Wednesday, April 5, reuters reports.
AIFC’s Committee launches Global Financial Innovation Network programme
Astana Hub’s head on expectations from ‘Digital’ Forum in Almaty
Kazakh PM met with IPC President Andrew Parsons