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News of Kazakhstan
25 August, 2017, 17:25
Kazakhstan President accepted the secretary general of the CSTO
Nursultan Nazarbayev has met on Friday the secretary general of the Collective Security Treaty Organization Yury Khachaturov, Akorda reported.
Astana and Tumen discussed perspectives of cooperation
The Mayor of Astana has met with Governor of Tumen region Vladimir Yakushev within a visit of the Russian delegation to the International specialized exhibition EXPO 2017.
Plane has crashed in Almaty region
In the Balkhash district of Almaty region the plane has crashed, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
14 citizens of Kazakhstan have been brought out of the combat zone in Iraq
14 citizens of Kazakhstan have brought out of the combat zone in Iraq, among them there are one man, three women and ten children, official representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Anuar Zhaynakov said on his Facebook page, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Kazakhstan urges to intensify efforts on non-proliferation of nuclear weapon
Kazakhstan urges to intensify efforts of the world community on strengthening of the mode of the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of nuclear weapon and entry into force of the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty. The chairman of the Senate of Parliament of Kazakhstan Kasym-Zhomart Tokayev told during the 62nd Pugwash conference on science and global problems, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Kazakhstan conducts negotiations on supply of meat to Israel and Kuwait
Kazakhstan conducts negotiations with veterinary services of Israel, Kuwait on a possibility of supply of mutton, Minister of Agriculture Askar Myrzakhmetov reported in the course opening of the Agro-industrial investment forum AgroInvest Forum 2017, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Kazakhstan athlete Rypakova won a stage of "Diamond league" in Zurich
The Kazakhstan athlete Olga Rypakova has successfully acted in competitions in a triple jump at a stage of "Diamond league" in Zurich (Switzerland), Sports.kz reported.
Chechnya authorities helped to return 12 citizens of Kazakhstan and Russian Federation from the Iraqi captivity
Six citizens of Russia and six citizens of Kazakhstan are saved from fighters in the Iraqi Kurdistan, also the location of six more Russians is known, BNews.kz reported.
24 August, 2017, 17:38
The biggest co-working in Central Asia will be opened in Almaty
The deputy mayor of Almaty Erlan Aukenov has carried out a detour of co-workings under construction of the megalopolis. The first object was the center which will be the second-large co-working in the world after London total area of which will be 13 thousand sq.m, BNews.kz reported.
The Digital Kazakhstan state program will be presented in September
The presentation of the state program "Digital Kazakhstan" is planned for September 13. The minister of information and communications of Kazakhstan Dauren Abayev told about it on Thursday during the Digital Reset of EEU session within the "Eurasian Week" forum, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
EEC urges the countries of EEU to create the uniform digital platform
The chairman of board of the Eurasian economic commission Tigran Sargsyan urges member countries of the Eurasian Economic Union to come to a uniform position on the digital agenda. The expert considers that because of separation of digital platforms of the country can face a new barrier in the future, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Mayweather, McGregor get down to business
AFP: A stony-faced Floyd Mayweather issued a warning to Conor McGregor on Wednesday as the two fighters faced off just three days ahead of their money-spinning boxing duel.
Israel, Serbia and Iran can join the free trade zone with EEU
Astana hosts the annual international exhibition forum "Eurasian Week" organized by the countries of the Eurasian Economic Union and the Eurasian economic commission. The Prime minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev takes part in the work of the forum, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Jackie Chan plans to shoot the film about Kazakhstan
The chairman of Kazakhstan teleradio corporation Erlan Karin in the Instagram told about new plans of the Chinese actor, BNews.kz reported.
Kazakhstan will participate in a forum on preservation of a snow leopard in Bishkek
The Kazakhstan experts will participate in the International forum on preservation of a snow leopard and his ecosystems. The forum will take place in August 24-25 in Bishkek. Official delegations of all 12 countries of an area of a leopard will take part in it: Afghanistan, Bhutan, India, Kazakhstan, China, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Russia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Rotterdam rock concert cancelled on terror tip from Spanish police
AP: Police in the Dutch port city of Rotterdam detained the driver of a van with Spanish license plates and a number of gas tanks inside after a concert by an American rock band was cancelled Wednesday night following a threat, the city's mayor said.
23 August, 2017, 18:26
Denis Ulanov won the third gold medal of Universiades 2017
Kazakhstan citizen Denis Ulanov has won a gold medal at competitions on weightlifting of a summer Universiade 2017 in the Chinese Taipei, Sports.kz reported.
Сapital Center of law-enforcement services accepted 600 citizens in a month
The center of law-enforcement services has been open in Astana and is presented on July 21 this year. From this day prosecutors have carried out personal reception of 608 citizens, have helped 342 persons, have adopted 266 statements and have given the corresponding instructions to regions, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
#Center of law-enforcement services
Medical biocosmetics will be produced in the Akmola region
Opening of the scientific and practical center "RE-BIOMED" for production of domestic medical cosmetics is planned for September 8 in Stepnogorsk, control of domestic policy of the Akmola region reportred.
In the investment portfolio of Kazakhstan the share of development of the human capital is only 3,9%
Specific share of education is 3% of 3,9%, medicine less than 1%. For comparison, the mining sector consolidates 36,4% of direct investments, BNews.kz reported with reference to energyprom.kz.
The second Kazakhstan-Polish business forum for the first time will take place in Astana
The second Kazakhstan-Polish business forum will take place in Astana. About 200 Polish businessmen will gather in the capital for participation in it, BNews.kz reported. During the press conference in CCS the vice-chairman of committee on investments the MID of Kazakhstan Larisa Dzhumagaliyeva reported about it.
USA sanctions against Russia won't affect economy of Kazakhstan – National Bank
Sanctions of the United States of America against Russia won't exert special impact on economy of Kazakhstan, chairman of National Bank Daniar Akishev said During the press conference, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
New book about President of Kazakhstan presented
The new book about President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev with rare and unknown photos and documents was presented, which was informed in the “Nur Otan”, the Strategy 2050 reported.
#President of Kazakhstan
25 new stations of bicycle rental opened in Almaty
Within the 2nd stage of the AlmatyBike project in Almaty new cycle stations have been opened, BNews.kz reported.
Asian stock markets gain on US tax plan hopes
AFP: Asian stocks mostly rose Wednesday, extending a global equities rally driven by growing optimism over a US tax reform plan and as investors look ahead to a key central bankers meeting.
22 August, 2017, 18:28
Formula One: F1 eyeing two more street races in Asia
AFP: Formula One is looking to stage two more street races in Asia as part of a drive to win new fans, one of the sport's most senior officials told AFP on Tuesday.
Kazakhstan weight-lifter won gold medal of the Universiade 2017
On a summer Universiade in the Chinese Taipei competitions of weight-lifters in weight category up to 77 kilograms were held, BNews.kz reported.
Сonstruction of a waste sorting complex is started in Almaty
In Almaty the ceremony of laying of the capsule devoted to the beginning of construction of the largest in Kazakhstan waste sorting complex was held, BNews.kz reported.
#waste sorting complex
Kazakhstan allocated 41 million dollars to Kyrgyzstan within EEU
The first tranche will direct Kyrgyzstan to modernization of customs, veterinary, phytosanitary and quarantine services, BNews.kz reported.
Syria peace talks in Astana postponed to September
AFP: Kazakhstan said on Tuesday that the next talks to try to thrash out a Syria peace plan in its capital Astana may be held in mid-September, after Russia had planned to hold them in late August.
Term of consideration of customs declaration reduced to 4 hours
At the Government meeting Minister of Finance of Kazakhstan Bakhyt Sultanov told about five most important aspects of simplification of customs administration laid down in the draft code.
The first center of treatment of chronic pain opened in Kazakhstan
In the Republican diagnostic center of corporate fund "UMC" the Kazakhstan's first Center of intervention treatment of chronic pain has been opened, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Kazakhstan National Bank decreased a base rate
The national bank has made the decision to lower a base rate to 10.25%. Rates on operations of providing liquidity to banks will be 11.25%, and on operations of withdrawal of liquidity - 9.25%, the chairman of National Bank of Kazakhstan Daniar Akishev said, speaking at a briefing for television media in Almaty, BNews.kz reported.
#Kazakhstan National Bank
One dead, 9 missing after quake hits Italy holiday island
AFP: A 4.0 magnitude earthquake struck the Italian holiday island of Ischia on Monday, causing destruction that left at least one dead and nine missing at peak tourist season, authorities said.
21 August, 2017, 18:35
One dead after car hits people at Marseille bus stops
AFP: One person was killed and another seriously injured in the southern French city of Marseille on Monday after a car ploughed into people at two different bus stops, police sources, adding the suspected driver had been arrested.
Kazakhstan considers the possibility of cancellation of the ban on export of light oil products
Kazakhstan plans to initiate cancellation of the agreement with the Russian Federation on the ban of export of light oil products. The Minister of Energy of Kazakhstan Kanat Bozumbayev reported about it during the press conference on the platform of the Government of Kazakhstan, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
The pavilion of Korea presented bicycles to the "SOS" Children's Village
The pavilion of Korea, the participant of the international exhibition Astana of Expo 2017, has visited the international charitable organization for support of orphan children "SOS Children's Villages" and has held a charitable event for transfer of the bicycles assembled by means of participation of visitors, BNews.kz reported.
China noted importance of the Astana hub as international center of development of civil service
In the Chinese city of Quanzhou under the auspices of BRICS, the seminar on a state administration on a subject "Creation of global community with uniform destiny: openness and the involvement, mutually advantageous results" took place which brought together more than 100 representatives of the governments and experts from 13 countries of the world. Within the action the memorandum between the Astana regional hub in the sphere of civil service and the Chinese academy of a state administration has been signed, BNews.kz reported with reference to the press service of the Astana regional hub in the civil service sphere.
Secretary general of FIS: Ski jump complexes in Almaty are magnificent
The secretary general of the International Ski Federation of FIS Sarah Lewis during the working visit to Almaty has been impressed with the Kazakhstan sporting venues, BNews.kz reported.
The festival of the Scandinavian movies will take place in Almaty
Displays of movies of the Scandinavian directors will take place in Almaty on August 24-27 on several platforms: in an art shelter "Bunker", city cafe "Cafeteria" and in Theatre of neighbors, BNews.kz reported.
Dimash Kudaibergen's triumph: The singer sat down with the world's leading media in London
Dimash Kudaibergen's virtuoso playing on the dombra stuns spectators in London
Kazakhstan took part in tourism exhibition in Shanghai