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News of Kazakhstan
13 September, 2017, 11:36
Astana hosts republican meeting on digitalization
Today in Astana the republican meeting on digitalization with participation of the Head of state Nursultan Nazarbayev has been opened. At the meeting more than 30 IT projects will be submitted, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Kazakhstan export exceeded import of the Azerbaijani production by 4 times
Export of Kazakhstan to Azerbaijan exceeds import from this country almost by 4 times. Data of the State Customs Committee of Azerbaijan demonstrate it, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Kazakhstan supported the new resolution of UNSC on DPRK
Kazakhstan welcomed the new resolution of the UN Security Council concerning Democratic People's Republic of Korea. The resolution is adopted on September 11 unanimously by all members of UNSC, including Kazakhstan, in response to the sixth and most powerful nuclear test which is carried out by DPRK on September 3, BNews.kz reported.
12 September, 2017, 18:19
Risk of few drinks in pregnancy reviewed
There is "surprisingly limited" evidence that light drinking during pregnancy poses any risk to the baby, say UK researchers.
Number of EXPO 2017 visitors not reached 4 million people
There weren't enough 22,5 thousand visitors. At the same time it was originally planned that the exhibition will be attended by 2 million people.
In EEU countries, import of 16 types of weapon and ammunition will be forbidden
Such a norm contains in the agreement between the countries of EEU ratification of which the Parliament of Kazakhstan has to approve, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
New approach to tax administration to be introduced in Kazakhstan
During the session of the Government, under the chairmanship of Prime-Minister of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Saginatayev, Minister of finance Bakhyt Sultanov reported about the liberalization of interactions between the state and a taxpayer, envisaged in the new project of the Tax code and the accompanying bill.
Commodity turnover between the Akmola region and Poland increased by 3 times
The external trade turnover between the Akmola region and Poland, in comparison with last year, increased by 2,9 times. It made 2595,8 thousand dollars (olive seeds, pebble, gravel, crushed stone), BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Young scientist are suggest to fight for training in Silicon Valley
The competition of innovative projects will take place in Almaty. Besides a possibility of training in the USA, winners will receive investments in the amount of up to 100 000 dollars, BNews.kz reported.
Irma leaves most of Florida without power
About 6.5 million homes in Florida, two-thirds of the total, are without power after Hurricane Irma cut a deadly path through the state, officials say.
Proton-M with the Spanish communication satellite started from Baikonur
The carrier rocket "Proton-M" with the Spanish telecommunication Amazonas-5 satellite was started from Baikonur Cosmodrome, RIA Novosti reports.
Kazakhstan and the USA to exchange data on foreign accounts of the citizens
Kazakhstan and the USA will be able to communicate about foreign accounts of the citizens. Today in Astana the Minister of Finance of Kazakhstan Bakhyt Sultanov and the ambassador of the United States of America George Krall have signed the intergovernmental agreement on improvement of the international tax discipline, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Asia markets mostly higher as confidence returns
AFP: Tokyo led gains across Asian markets for a second straight day Tuesday, tracking a record on Wall Street as the North Korea crisis ebbs and dealers breathed a sigh of relief that Hurricane Irma caused less damage to Florida than feared.
11 September, 2017, 18:31
Work on creation of OIC 15 began in Kazakhstan
Membership in OIC 15 will be considered on economic potential, the permanent representative of Kazakhstan to OIC, the ambassador of Kazakhstan in Saudi Arabia Bakhyt Batyrshayev said during the final session of the first summit of OIC on science and technologies, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
World center for thawing of glaciers will be created in Kazakhstan
In Almaty the world center for studying of thawing of glaciers will be opened, the Chairman of the Committee of science of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan Bolatbek Abdrasilov reported during the final session of the first summit of OIC on science and technology, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Drivers of scooters are equated to pedestrians in Kazakhstan
The Committee of administrative police of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan said that scooters in Kazakhstan aren't the vehicle, and their owners are equated to pedestrians, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Linguists offered the new alphabet of Kazakh from 25 Latin letters
The Kazakhstan scientists in Majilis during parliamentary hearings told deputies how the new alphabet of Kazakh in Latin has to look, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Nigmatullin called the main wealth of people is their language
The president of Kazakhstan charged until the end of 2017 by means of scientists and the general public to adopt the uniform standard of the Kazakh alphabet in new graphics. According to an objective the scientists who have been a part of the working group at the national commission on modernization of public consciousness have carried out big hard work and have prepared the uniform standard of a state language on Latin graphics, chairman of Majilis of Parliament of Kazakhstan Nurlan Nigmatullin said during parliamentary hearings, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Most of Kazakhstan citizens left a disaster zone in Florida
In an area of coverage of the Irma hurricane in Florida there can be several hundreds of Kazakhstan citizens. Most of them have beforehand left a disaster zoneб the BNews.kz correspondent reported citing head of the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Anuar Zhaynakov.
Nigmatullin: Transition to Latin is the constituent factor of spiritual modernization
The chairman of Majilis Nurlan Nigmatullin called factors of complete process of transition of the Kazakh alphabet to Latin, BNews.kz reported with reference to the press service of Majilis.
#Transition to Latin
Today Kazakhstan Parliament to discuss the uniform standard of the Kazakh alphabet in Latin
On Monday, September 11, at 10 am Majilis holds parliamentary hearings on introduction of the uniform standard of the alphabet of a state language on Latin graphics, BNews.kz reported with reference to the press service of Majilis.
Earthquake registered in 459 kilometers off Almaty
Its epicenter settled down in the territory of China. The magnitude of pushes was 4,6, BNews.kz reported with reference to Kazakhstan seismic stations
China mulls petrol car ban, boosting electric vehicles
AFP: China, the world's biggest auto market, is considering a ban on fossil fuel cars in a major boost to the production of electric vehicles as it seeks to ease pollution.
08 September, 2017, 18:41
China export growth slows in August but imports pick up
AFP: Chinese exports grew slower than forecast in August, hit by weak global demand, but analysts said Friday that a jump in imports indicated a pick-up domestically and point to a further improvement.
20 heads of states will arrive to closing ceremony of the EXPO
20 heads of states will arrive to the closing ceremony of the International specialized EXPO 2017 exposition in Astana, director of the department of content and organization of events of JSC Astana EXPO 2017 National Company Marat Omarov said, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
There are Kazakhstan citizens in a zone of the Irma hurricane
Four Kazakhstan citizens are now in Dominican Republic where the hurricane "Irma" is expected. On the Facebook page the official representative of the MFA of Kazakhstan Anuar Zhaynakov said, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Over 60 citizens of India will leave Kazakhstan because of the conflict on a building site
In the next few days 61 foreign workers (citizens of India) will leave Kazakhstan for misconduct and public order on a building site of "Abu Dhabi Plaza", the media center of capital mayor office report.
The bureau of Majilis defined questions of the forthcoming plenary session of chamber
Today under the chairmanship of the speaker Nurlan Nigmatullin the meeting of Bureau of Majilis where questions of the forthcoming plenary session of chamber are defined has taken place, BNews.kz reported.
Food Sharing started working in Almaty
In Almaty Food Sharing service have appeared. Citizens already leave food for persons in need, Alikhan Baykonurov wrote on his Facebook page, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
How new concept of tourism development will influence the branch
In Kazakhstan, the share in gross domestic product from tourism makes 0.9%. According to the report of The Travel & Tourism Competitiveness on competitiveness in the sphere of tourism and travel of the World Economic Forum, Kazakhstan is in 81 place among 136 countries participating in the rating of 2017. The government of Kazakhstan intends to change this situation. The Concept of development of tourist branch of the Republic of Kazakhstan till 2023 has been for this purpose developed, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Committee of pharmacy developed model on price control of drugs in Kazakhstan
Within an order of the Head of state the Ministry of Health, Committee of pharmacy have developed model on price control to medicines in the Republic of Kazakhstan, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Ships of Russian Caspian fleet docked in Aktau
Within the development of the bilateral cooperation between the Naval Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Navy of the Russian Federation, an unofficial visit of the squad of ships of the Caspian fleet of the Russian Federation was held.
Weightlifting federation denied information on disqualification of Kazakhstan national team
The federation of weightlifting of Kazakhstan reports that information on disqualification of the National team of Kazakhstan for one year isn't true, BNews.kz reported.
Euro presses higher against dollar, Asia markets cautious
AFP: The euro extended its gains in Asian trade Friday as traders bet on the European Central Bank winding in its huge stimulus programme, while equity markets ended a volatile week on a cautious note.
07 September, 2017, 18:26
Kazakhstan plans to export helicopters to Uzbekistan
Helicopters of the Kazakhstan-French production "Evrokopter Kazakhstan Engineering" are intended to be exported to Uzbekistan, minister of investments and development of Kazakhstan Zhenis Kasymbek said on the XIII meeting of the Kazakhstan-French intergovernmental commission on economic cooperation, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
#Evrokopter Kazakhstan Engineering
French are interested in construction of the high-speed tram in Almaty
In Astana the XIII meeting of the Kazakhstan-French intergovernmental commission on economic cooperation has taken place. During the meeting of the commission issues of bilateral cooperation in spheres of trade and investments, power, including renewables, space activity, environmental protection, agriculture and health care are discussed, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Kazakhstan can sign the additional agreement with OPEC
Extension of the agreement of OPEC on reduction of oil production will depend on the current indicators. Kazakhstan can sign the separate framework agreement under OPEK+, vice-Minister of Energy of Kazakhstan Aset Magauov said on the sidelines of the XI Eurasian forum KAZENERGY, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
In September three missiles will be launched from Baikonur spaceport
According to the approved plan of starts of spacecrafts in September of this year from the Baikonur spaceport three start-up - two "Protons" and one "Soyuz" will be made, BNews.kz reported with reference to the press service of the Ministry of the defensive and space industry of Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan female scientists submitted 28 projects on the EXPO
The international specialized EXPO 2017 exposition has proved that women in Kazakhstan society can be strong as in business, and science. About scientific developments of the Kazakhstan women the correspondent of BNews.kz was told by the operating director of legal department of JSC Astana EXPO 2017 National Company Maya Egimbayeva.
To be or not to be to nuclear power plant in Kazakhstan?
On the sidelines of the XI Eurasian forum KAZENERGY the Minister of Energy of Kazakhstan Kanat Bozumbayev has reported that in Kazakhstan the feasibility study on construction of nuclear power plant have to begin to be developed, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
#nuclear power plant
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