100 New Faces
100 New Faces
News of Kazakhstan
18 January, 2019, 17:12
Zhansaya Abdumalik to take park in elite chess tournament in USA
According to the tournament’s organizers, she is among 10 top chess players of the globe.
GGG welcomes his third baby
He is Gennady Golovkin’s third baby, and second son.
Nursultan Nazarbayev has visited ‘Smart Aqkol’ smart city
These days cutting-edge technologies facilitate law and order, energy saving, road traffic and can recognise the citizens’ faces.
Kazakh Defense Ministry adopts special permission to fly over exclusion zones
The draft paper was developed in accordance with the Act “On the use of the airspace of the Republic of Kazakhstan and Aviation Activities.”
Galysheva, Kolmakov, Reiherd through to finals of Freestyle Ski World Cup
The Ski World Cup finals are scheduled for 18 January.
EEU, Egypt complete first talks on Free Trade Treaty
The Document sets new opportunities for developing and diversifying inter-State trade relations.
Kazakh Foreign Ministry, Agriculture Ministry discuss export and investment
Both ministries boost the coordination concerning these areas.
Michal Bílek becomes new manager of Kazakh national football team
Former trainer Stanimir Stoilov trained the national football team of Kazakhstan for over 10 months.
17 January, 2019, 16:55
Diyas and Putintseva through second round of Australian Open women’s doubles
The Kazakh tennis players are to play with the Czech pair in the next round.
Seven Kazakh female boxers reach Nations Cup’s next round
The three Kazakh boxers could not manage to get far in the International Competitions.
Senate ratifies Protocol of Kyrgyzstan’s accession to the Treaty on EEU
The Protocol envisages the extension of the period of the regulations on custom duties’ distribution until December 31, 2019.
Kazakhstan to assembly Mi-8AMT/Mi-171 helicopters
The assembly said to be possible without budgetary investments.
Astana Mayor outlines achievements in cooperation btwn Astana and Israel
The city Mayor invited representatives of official and business circles of Israel to participate in the UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism in the autumn in Astana.
Kazakh Defense Ministry undertakes tactical shooting exercises
The exercises include shooting at targets for accuracy from a set distance or distances, throwing hand grenades, shooting at airborne targets and at night.
Healing hot springs discovered in Pavlodar region
These can turn into a new area in developing health and medical tourism.
New approaches towards ‘Rukhani Zhangyru’ program’s implementation presented in Astana
Vice Minister of Social Development Zhuldyz Omarbekova underlines the program’s special significance.
16 January, 2019, 17:40
Kazakh hockey players beat Australia’s team at World U18 Championships
The hockey team from Kazakhstan scored 5 goals.
American website includes Kazakh Dimash Kudaibergen in The Best Singers of All Time list
The Kazakh singer ranks 35th in the list including hundreds of the best singer of all time.
1026 Kazakhs are inter-State fugitives, says Kazakh General Prosecutor’s Office
Other 1499 entered into the register of internationally wanted persons.
Mazhilis Chairman: Legislative amendments will improve the country’s business climate
The draft law aims at introducing amendments and additions to 10 Codes and 28 Acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Astana’s clinics provided treatment to over 300 foreigners in 2018
Foreign patients received treatment in clinical areas such as neurosurgery, cardiosurgery, transplantology, rehabilitation, orthopedics, oncology, IVF, and so on.
Investments in fixed capital grew by 17.2% in Kazakhstan in 2018
The statistical data indicate that the mining industry and quarrying (40.4%) remained the most attractive area for investments.
Kazakhstan saw a 6% increase in trade turnover with EEU countries in 2018
The Statistics Committee of the Ministry of National Economy of Kazakhstan presented.
Nazarbayev congratulated Pashinyan on his appointment as prime minister of Armenia
Nikol Pashinyan took up the post of prime minister of Armenia on 14 January.
15 January, 2019, 17:35
Kazakhstan can participate in UN Security Council election after 25 years
Summarizing the two-year work in the United Nations Security Council, the head of the Kazakh legation in New York, Kairat Umarov, has outlined the coordinated work of the domestic ministries.
Kazakhstan to establish Committee for Quality Control, Goods and Services Safety
It is planned to complete all the organizational works on the Committee’s establishment in April 2019.
Astana and Almaty Airports cancel flights to Germany
Strikes by security personnel in 8 large airports of Germany are taking place January 15th.
Kazakhstan reduces marriage registration period to three days
People will be able to choose the marriage registration date within 2 months from the day of the application
Zarina Diyas lost to Serbian Aleksandra Krunić at Australian Open
Kazakhstan’s second seed Zarina Diyas was defeated by Serbian Aleksandra Krunić - 3:6, 7:5, 6:1.
Turkey intensifies traffic regulations for carrying tourists
The transport company will need to enter passenger information into the system an hour before the transfer to avoid large fines.
Kazakhstan demonstrates 10th gasoline price around the world
In the country, people pay 48 cents or KZT180 in national currency for a liter of gasoline.
14 January, 2019, 18:18
Putintseva gains her first victory at Australian Open
Kazakh top seed Yulia Putintseva outplayed her opponent from the Republic of Czech 6:4, 7:6 (7:1).
FC Astana welcomes new Executive Director
Paul Ashworth worked in the clubs such as Norwich City F.C., Cambridge United F.C., and Peterborough United F.C. in his homeland for a long time.
Central Asian states strengthening trade and economic relations with Iran, India
Astana, Tashkent, Bishkek, Dushanbe, Ashgabat, Teheran, and New Delhi are seeking to strengthen the transit and transport potential of the region through connecting the railway routes passing Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Iran, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and India.
Kazakhstan to institute ID passports for snow leopard
This will be made using camera traps.
Kazakh ‘Mozart’ performed in Italy
Rakhat-Bi Abdyssagin has performed the sonatas of Sergei Prokofiev.
Hockey club from Kazakhstan wins Continental Cup for the first time
The “Arlan” hockey club based in Kokshetau has won the Continental Cup in the Northern Ireland for the first time in the history of Kazakhstan, beating the opponent team in the final match – 3:2 in favor of the team from Kazakhstan.
Kazakh boxer Meirim Nursultanov climbs up in world ranking
He surpassed boxers such Vanes Martirosyan and Gary O’Sullivan.
Kazakhstan intends to introduce speedcubing classes
The Ministry of Education and Science of Kazakhstan is considering the introduction of speedcubing extra classes.
Gasoline, oil production grows in Kazakhstan
The country’s 14 regions observed the rise in industrial production.
Unique mosque 'Aq meshit' has appeared in Astana
Kazakhstan to open a Figure skating Academy named after Denis Ten
Dimash Kudaibergen's triumph: The singer sat down with the world's leading media in London