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News of Kazakhstan
08 September, 2017, 14:46
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
Private investment into the fuel and energy sector of Kazakhstan will reach 97% - Bozumbayev
The fuel and energy sector of Kazakhstan in the next 9-10 years has to make over 19 trillion tenge from which 97% will be provided due to private investments, the Minister of Energy of Kazakhstan Kanat Bozumbayev said during the XI Eurasian forum KAZENERGY, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
International center of green technologies to be established in Kazakhstan
The International center of green technologies, which will deal with the task of transforming the energy sector and transition to the “green” business will be established on the base of the EXPO in the near month. It was announced by Minister of energy of Kazakhstan Kanat Bosumnayev at an opening ceremony of the IXth Eurasian forum “Kazenergy”.
SAP looks for the best social startups in Kazakhstan
The leader in the market of corporate applications the SAP company announced the beginning of order taking for participation in a competition of social startups SAP UP. It is the large-scale project directed to support of the best social businessmen in Russia, Kazakhstan and Belarus, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
ECB to stand fast as squeeze on bond-buying nears
AFP: The European Central bank will drop hints and play for time at its meeting Thursday, analysts predict, saving a big announcement on ending its easy-money policy for October as it strives to balance conflicting pressures.
06 September, 2017, 18:44
French fashion giants ban super-skinny models
AFP: A host of French-owned fashion labels spanning Christian Dior to Saint Laurent pledged Wednesday to ban ultra-thin models from their advertising and catwalk shows following repeated scandals about anorexia and mistreatment.
#French fashion giants
Nazarbayev: We made everything in order that businessmen felt themselves at home
Kazakhstan is a huge potential for favorable business. All of us have made in order that businessmen felt themselves at home. The President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev during Kazakhstan-Polish business forum told, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Poland intends to cancel visas to Kazakhstan citizens
Presidents of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and Poland Andrzej Duda have discussed increase in commodity turnover between the countries. Besides, heads of states intend to develop modern infrastructure for express delivery of freights from Asia to Europe, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Within Kazakhstan-Polish business forum in Astana 10 memorandums are signed
Investments from Poland into Kazakhstan for the last 10 years have made about 200 million dollars, commodity turnover following the results of 2016 – 783 million dollars. During the Kazakhstan-Polish business forum the vice-minister of investments and development of Kazakhstan Erlan Hairov has reported about it, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
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Polish businessmen regard Kazakhstan as stable partner
The Ministry of Agriculture of Poland has defined Kazakhstan as one of the priority markets in which the Polish businessmen would like to be present and cooperate, chairman of the agency of the agrarian markets Lukash Houbovski said during the Kazakhstan-Polish business forum, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Nazarbayev suggested the President of Poland to look at development of the relations more optimistically
The President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has suggested the President of Poland Andrzej Duda to regard Kazakhstan as a window on the markets of Central Asia. The Head of state told about it during the enlarged meeting in Akorda in honor of the state visit of the President of Poland to Kazakhstan, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Geale sides with Golovkin to beat Canelo, breaks down fight
Former world middleweight champion Daniel Geale has backed Gennady Golovkin to preserve his perfect record when he faces Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez in their blockbuster showdown this month, the Boxing Scene reported.
Good and bad news on aspirin and colon cancer: study
AFP: Daily aspirin use -- known to reduce the risk of colon cancer -- could also make the disease harder to treat if it does occur, researchers reported Wednesday.
05 September, 2017, 18:17
Investment into energy saving of Kazakhstan will be increased by 200 billion tenges
In the period from 2015 to 2016 subjects of the State power register in energy saving of Kazakhstan have invested more than 178 billion tenges. Until the end of 2020 it is planned to invest about 200 billion tenges more, the minister of investments and development of Kazakhstan Zhenis Kasymbek said during the meeting of the Government, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Kazakhstan joins ASEAN exposition
ASEAN is expanding its coverage to more countries related to the Belt and Road Initiative. Kazakhstan announced last week that it will attend the 14th China-ASEAN Exposition this month as a specially-invited partner, the China Daily reported.
The logistic hub of online trade will be created in the Karaganda region
The logistic hub of online trade will be created in the Karaganda region. During the presentation of investment potential of the Karaganda region in the Kazakh Invest pavilion the deputy governor of the Karaganda region Almaz Aydarov said, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Kazakhstan coal will heat the capital of Kyrgyzstan this winter
The Kazakhstan company "Rassvet company" will deliver 450 thousand tons of coal at combined heat and power plant of Bishkek. 550 thousand more tons of fuel of combined heat and power plant will be bought from local suppliers, Elektricheskiye stantsii JSC reported to the BNews.kz correspondent.
The best short films by young directors are selected for the Baikonur film festival
In Almaty, on September 15-16 already for the second time there will take place the republican festival of short cinema Baikonur. This year, 140 applications have arrived from the whole country, 35 of which will fight for a rank of the best in 11 nominations. Organizers have told about a highly topical program of a festival during the press conference, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
ECB to play for time as pressure grows on easy money
AFP: The European Central Bank will prefer to play for time and seek to calm financial markets than sketch out the exit from its easy-money policy at its Thursday meeting, analysts agree.
#European Central Bank
Sportsmen from four continents to participate in the World Cup on Togyzkumalak
The IV World Championship on Togyzkumalak will be held in Astana from 3 to 8 of September. More than 70 sportsmen from 25 countries will compete this time. The organizing committee of the World Championship consists of the World Federation of Togyzkumalak, the Committee for Sports and physical culture of the Ministry of Culture and sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan and Astana city Mayor’s office.
UNDP launches new project in East Kazakhstan
The United Nations Development Program launches a new project in East Kazakhstan in the sphere of forest ecosystem accounting to 8,3 million dollars. It was announced by Deputy of the Permanent Chairman of the UNDP in Kazakhstan Munkhtuya Altangerel during the EK information tour “Providing support to the Government of Kazakhstan in implementation of the Concept of switching to a green economy and industrialization of the partnership program “Green bridge” in Ust-Kamenogorsk, the Strategy 2050 NA reported.
Collecting campaign of the ships of the Caspian flotilla to Kazakhstan is expected
In the nearest future the ships of the Caspian flotilla plan to visit the ports of Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan within collecting campaign. This information was confirmed to BNews.kz own correspondent by the representative of the Ministry of Defence of Azerbaijan Vagif Dargyakhly.
04 September, 2017, 17:32
Parliamentary hearings about transition of Kazakh to Latin will take place in Majilis
In Majilis parliamentary hearings "On Questions of Introduction of the Uniform Standard of the Alphabet of a State Language on Latin Graphics" will take place on September 11, BNews.kz reported.
The Commissioner for Human Rights in Kazakhstan is elected
The committee on the international relations, defense and safety of the Senate of Parliament of Kazakhstan has considered the idea of the President of Kazakhstan to elect Askar Shakirov at a position of authorized on human right in Kazakhstan, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Volume of illegal content in Internet increased by 40 times – Kazakhstan President
The reliable cyberboard is necessary for Kazakhstan. We can't postpone its creation, it is necessary to protect the interests of our country, our culture, our values. The President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev said at a joint meeting of chambers of parliament has told about it, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Kazakhstan is concerned about a situation with muslims in Myanmar
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Kayrat Abdrakhmanov commented on a situation in Myanmar, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
N. Nazarbayev: IFCA has to work on the EXPO territory right after completion of the exposition
The international financial center of Astana has to earn on the territory of the EXPO at once after completion of the exposition. The Head of state has reported about it during the joint meeting of chambers of Parliament, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
N. Nazarbayev charged to parliament to consult on society
Kazakhstan citizens have full right to be aware of all legislative innovations and our decisions, the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev said at a joint meeting of chambers of parliament, correspondent BNews.kz reported.
Kazakhstan President told about new operating conditions of parliament and government
The parliament begins work in new conditions when chambers and the government are given additional authority, so, and responsibility, the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev said at a joint meeting of chambers of parliament, BNews.kz correspondent 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