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News of Kazakhstan
20 October, 2017, 11:38
UNICEF gave to Kazakhstan advice on decrease in child mortality
Many diseases because of which babies in Kazakhstan die could be prevented, UNICEF declares.
Putin is grateful to Nazarbayev for a contribution to resolution of the Syrian crisis
The head of Kazakhstan helped to hold all parties at a negotiating table, the Russian president said.
CIS countries adopt experience of Kazakhstan in rendering state services
Today Kazakhstan takes the 27th place within the index of development of the electronic government UNDESA.
19 October, 2017, 18:24
Huge cave found on moon, could house astronauts: Japan scientists
AFP: Scientists at Japan's space agency have discovered a huge moon cave that could one day house a base that would shelter astronauts from dangerous radiation and wild temperature swings, officials said Thursday.
Astana hosts Fintech Innovation Day
The International Financial Center “Astana” (AIFC) holds the FinTech Innovation Day, which gathered key players of the ecosystem of Kazakhstan on its site and provided a unique opportunity for start-ups of different directions to demonstrate their projects and solutions.
Two new Kazakhstan satellites will be put to orbit
The vice-minister of the defense and space industry of Kazakhstan Marat Nurguzhin within the international forum "The Kazakhstan way to space: realities and prospects of 2017" told about a conclusion in an outer space of the scientific and technological satellite and satellite for working off of a technique of forecasting of earthquakes.
Every fifth child of Kazakhstan suffers from obesity
In Kazakhstan 21,5% of children have excess weight, and this is every fifth child, BNews reports with reference to the press service of the governor of the Southern Kazakhstan region.
Nazarbayev thanked Saudi Arabia for support in construction of Astana
Nursultan Nazarbayev noted importance of establishment of communications between law enforcement agencies of two countries in living conditions of threat of global terrorism and extremism.
Underground garbage containers established in Astana
One such container will replace three habitual garbage containers.
The Bayterek space complex will be started in 2022
Kazcosmos together with the Russian partners works on creation of new ecologically safe space missile system.
The next meeting on Syria will take place in Astana on October 30-31
In coordination of guarantor states of the mode of cessation of hostilities the seventh international meeting of high level on Syria within the Astana process will take place on October 30-31, 2017.
5 times Gennady Golovkin looked invincible
The highlights of 5 fights where Gennady "GGG" Golovkin looked unbeatable.
The order of Kazakhstan-Kyrgyz border crossing was coordinated by two prime ministers
Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev held negotiations with the Prime Minister of the Kyrgyz Republic Sapar Isakov.
18 October, 2017, 18:27
Privacy groups warn of perils in smartwatches for kids
AFP: Smartwatches designed to help parents keep tabs on children could create privacy and security risks, activist and consumer groups said Wednesday as they called for probes by regulators.
Information center for tourists opened in Almaty
Now each tourist by the principle of "one window" will be able to obtain full information and advisory support, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Inclusive tourism developed in Almaty region
In Almaty region conditions for active recreation of physically disabled people will be created, the CEO of Eli-Alatau national park Damir Malgeldiyev said, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Prime Minister of Kyrgyzstan will arrive to Astana
His meeting with the head of the government of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev is planned.
Nazarbayev ratified agreements with Serbia on criminal legal aid
The head of state Nursultan Nazarbayev has signed a number of laws on ratification of contracts with the Republic of Serbia, Akorda's press service reports.
Import of footwear and clothes to Kazakhstan continues to grow
Import of footwear and clothes continues to grow in Kazakhstan. So in a year the share of import of footwear has grown by 3,2% and makes 97,2% for today. In clothes resources the share of import fluctuates from 75,3%, finprom.kz reported.
Kazakhstan citizens spent 112 billion tenges since the beginning of year for purchase of Toyota and Lexus
In only 9 months of 2017 residents of the country have bought cars for the sum about 292 billion tenges.
Wolf attacked the school student in West Kazakhstan
In the village of Taldykuduk of the Kazatalovsky area of West Kazakhstan region the 13-year-old teenager was attacked by a wolf.
Kyrgyz carriers make 40% of violations on Kazakhstan border
Chaos on the Kazakhstan-Kyrgyz border are caused often by these reasons.
Kazakhstan tries to obtain the ban on import of potatoes from Kyrgyzstan
Domestic potato breeders fight already three years for the ban of import of potatoes from the neighboring republic, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
17 October, 2017, 18:26
The lieutenant colonel from Kyrgyzstan is detained with drugs on border with Kazakhstan
He was a part of the group of officers who went for participation in joint exercises of the CSTO "Indestructible brotherhood of 2017".
First mobile application for tourists created in Kazakhstan
It is possible to find all information about Kazakhstan now through the new mobile application "Kazakhstan — the Country of the Great Steppe" which, first of all, is intended for foreign citizens, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Because of threat of anthrax spread the emergency mode around SKR is announced
Works on strengthening and concreting of coast of the rivers that they haven't washed away the cattle mortuaries with anthrax are conducted.
Batch of the infected fruit is detained on the Kazakhstan-Kyrgyz border
Since the beginning of strengthening of phytosanitary control, 127 cargo cars are looked through, all 20 facts of violations are elicited. Gross weight of the returned production – 202 tons. On three facts quarantine objects wreckers - pseudococcus comstocki, peach moth and spotted wing drosophila are revealed.
Two women are detained for murder of the foreigner in Pavlodar
Two 19-year-old female residents of Pavlodar are detained for murder, BNews.kz reported with reference to DIA of the region.
GDP growth in 9 months of the current year made 4,3% - Kazakhstan MNE
GDP growth in 9 months of the current year has made 4,3%, an average course – 323,2 tenges for US dollar and prices of oil within 52 US dollars for barrel, the Minister of Economics of Kazakhstan Timur Suleymenov said at a meeting of the Government.
Kazakhstan universities included into 50 best higher education institutions of Europe and CA
The Kazakhstan higher education institutions were included in the list top-10 of the universities of the Developing Europe and Central Asia. Such data contain in the rating of QS Emerging Europe and Central Asia, BNews.kz reported.
The New York police officer from Shymkent to perform in undercard fight of Daniel Jacobs
Undefeated New York City police officer Dimash "Lightning" Niyazov (12-0, 5 KOs) born in Shymkent, Kazakhstan, now residing in Staten Island, NY, will fight in a six-round lightweight bout on the non-televised portion of the Jacobs vs. Arias fight card on Saturday, November 11 at NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, the BoxingScene.com reported.
Asian markets mostly up but dealers cautious after latest gains
AFP: Asian equities edged up Tuesday but traders took a breather after recent strong gains, with more records on Wall Street unable to spur buying, but the dollar built on the previous day's gains against the euro and pound.
16 October, 2017, 18:28
Kazakhstan Ministry of Internal Affairs asks 11 billion tenges on electronic conducting criminal cases
The project is tested in Taraz and Astana where already more than 400 cases conduct in an electronic format.
40 people missing as migrant vessel sinks off Haiti
AFP: About 40 people are missing after a migrant vessel sunk the northern coast of Haiti, the civil emergency authorities have said.
Kazakhstan begins supply of gas to China
Gas export is carried out within the agreement between the governments of Kazakhstan and China which was concluded in 2007.
Kazakhstan hosts CSTO trainings "Unbreakable brotherhood-2017"
From October 16 to October 20, the trainings in the post-conflict settlement with the peacekeeping forces of the Collective Security Treaty Organization "Unbreakable brotherhood-2017" will be held in the territory of Kazakhstan (the Iliysky Polygon).
Astana creates the genetic passport defining aging of an organism
The genetic passport is one of commercial developments which was presented in the National center of biotechnologies in Astana. It is possible to determine hereditary diseases, physical abilities by genes, to make recommendations about a diet and to learn when the organism begins to grow old. The CEO of the center, the doctor of biochemistry Erlan Ramankulov has told about it, BNews.kz reported with the reference Elorda Info.
Denis Ten returned on ice after a trauma under the song of Dimash Kudaybergenov
The bronze prize-winner of the Olympic Games Denis Ten declared the return to ice after getting injured in August. Ten will execute one of numbers of the new program under the song which were sung by famous singer Dimash Kudaybergenov. It became known from Instagram of a sporstmen.
Kazakhstan citizens began to fly more often, despite growth of cost of air tickets - research
The activity of passenger air transportation this year has sharply increased, despite substantial increase of the prices. In 9 months of the current year the Kazakhstan airlines transported about 5,6 million people - it is for 22%, or on 1 million people more, than has been transported for the same period of last year, ranking.kz reported.
N. Nigmatullin: Kazakhstan model of interethnic dialogue gained recognition of the international organizations
The chairman of Majilis Nurlan Nigmatullin in St. Petersburg addressed world parliamentary community to support the counterterrorist initiatives of the President of Kazakhstan, BNews.kz reported.
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