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05 September, 2017, 09:29
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.
N. Nazarbayev participates in a joint meeting of chambers of parliament
The president of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev participates in a joint meeting of chambers of parliament. The third session was opened by the chairman of Majilis Nurlan Nigmatullin, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
China's Xi says BRICS must promote open world economy
The BRICS group of emerging economies must promote trade liberalization and an open world economy, Chinese President Xi Jinping said at a business meeting on Sunday at the start of a three-day summit being held in southeastern China, Reuters reported.
Kazakhstan peacekeepers were trained by the American military
Within three days, 35 fighters of the Kazakhstan peacekeeping battalion were trained in the Center of military medicine, BNews.kz reported with reference to the press service of landing and assault troops.
Kazakhstan entered top-5 countries on number of exit tours from Russia in 2017
The Turstat agency has analysed statistics of outbound tourism from Russia for the first 6 months 2017, BNews.kz reported with reference to turstat.com.
31 August, 2017, 18:38
EU's Barnier says no 'decisive progress' in Brexit talks
AFP: The EU's chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier said Thursday that the European Union and Britain had made no substantial breakthroughs in the third round of Brexit talks.
Pierre Cardin cancelled a visit to Astana because of feeling sick
The legendary couturier won't arrive to Astana on a premiere of "FASHIONSHOWPIERRECARDIN". The reason – feeling sick of monsieur Cardin, the successor of the fashion designer Rodrigo Basilicati has reported about it during the press conference devoted to the forthcoming show, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Great Britain invests in judicial reforms of Kazakhstan
The Minister of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs of Great Britain sir Alan Duncan, paying special attention to the international security and supporting Kazakhstan in implementation of judicial reforms, during the visit declared allocation of 74 thousand pounds sterling for support to Kazakhstan in realization of anti-corruption strategy, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Kazakhstan takes 35th place in the Doing Business rating
Kazakhstan has taken the 35th place in the rating of the World Bank of Doing Business, having improved the indicators on 16 points in comparison with last year, minister of national economy Timur Suleymenov said during the press conference "Cardinal improvement and expansion of a business environment" on the platform of the press center of the government, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Kazakhstan citizen bought the weapon stolen in the USA on eBay
From warehouses of military base in the Fort Campbell, the Kentucky State, arms and the equipment for the total amount of more than $1 million have been stolen, Bnews.kz reported with reference to kommersant.ru.
China financed 26 bn dollars to EEU member-states
China has financed the sum accounting to 26 billion US dollars to the member-states of the EEU, it was known during the round table at the forum “Eurasian week” in Astana.
Kazakhstan Ministry of Labor and Social Protection created commission for investigation of mine accident in Karaganda region
Today, on August 31, 2017, about 4 am, a sudden emission of methane have occured on the Kazakhstan mine belonging to Arcelor Mittal Temirtau in Shakhtinsk of the Karaganda region. For investigation of causes of accident in Ministry of Labor and a social security of Kazakhstan the special commission of specialists in industrial safety, representatives of State Labour Inspection, the employer and labor unions is created, BNews.kz reported with reference to the press service of department.
TeleTrade: Harvey hurricane harmed Kazakhstani tenge
The currency pair of USD\KZT will be under the influence of the oil market. Against the background of consequences of the Harvey hurricane in the Gulf of Mexico demand for oil from the American oil refineries will sharply decrease that will lead to growth of reserves of crude oil, BNews.kz reported with reference to the analytical TeleTrade Central Asia group.
Explosion in the mine in Karaganda region. Three persons died
Today, on August 31, 2017, about 4 am a sudden emission of methane have occured on the Kazakhstan mine belonging to Arcelor Mittal Temirtau in Shakhtinsk of the Karaganda region, BNews.kz reported with reference to the official representative of Committee on emergency situations of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan Ruslan Imankulov.
29 August, 2017, 18:25
At least 15 dead in China landslide
AFP: The death toll after a landslide struck dozens of homes in rural southwestern China has climbed to 15, state television said Tuesday.
IAEA: There is no best branch for investments, than reduction of risks of nuclear weapon distribution
There is no best branch for investments, than reduction of risks of distribution of nuclear weapon. Start of BLEU is an important milestone in the field of global nuclear safety and non-proliferation, the former senator of the USA, and the cochairman of NTI Sam Nunn commented the concentration of uranium in the Kazakhstan bank, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Kanat Bozumbayev: The bank of low-enriched uranium has no relation to nuclear wastes
It is an initial material for production of fuel and has no relation to nuclear waste. Often many confuse, in particular our domestic media, the Minister of Energy of Kazakhstan Kanat Bozumbayev has urged not to confuse bank of the low-enriched uranium with nuclear waste, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
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Kazakhstan President suggested to convene the summit of the countries owners of nuclear weapons
The president of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has taken the new initiative of decrease in nuclear threat in the world. In particular, the Kazakhstan leader has urged to accelerate entry into force of the contract on a total ban of nuclear weapon and to convene the summit of the countries owners of such arms, BNews.kz reported.
Nursultan Nazarbayev opened Bank of the low-enriched uranium in Kazakhstan
The president of Kazakhstan and representatives of the International Atomic Energy Agency of IAEA together with the organization of non-proliferation of nuclear weapon (Nuclear Threat Initiative, NTI) during a teleconference have opened Bank of the low-enriched uranium in Kazakhstan, BNews.kz correspondent reported. During the ceremony symbolical keys from the bank building have been transferred.
Polish companies want to come into contact with the Kazakhstan businessmen
Marshall Management of the Lubuskie Province with assistance of Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Kazakhstan invites businessmen of Kazakhstan to take part in B2B meetings with heads of the leading Polish companies from such branches as construction, the mechanical engineering, electrification, BNews.kz reported with reference to organizers.
The group preparing terrorist attack for the Independence Day of Kyrgyzstan liquidated near Bishkek
Intelligence agencies of Kyrgyzstan liquidated the armed terrorist group which planned terrorist attacks on August 31 in day of celebration of the independence of Kyrgyzstan near Bishkek, SCNS reported to the correspondent of BNews.kz.
Oil sees slight recovery after hit from storm Harvey
AFP: Crude prices recovered slightly in in Asian trade Tuesday a day after heavy falls caused by the impact of monster storm Harvey on a key US oil-producing region.
Golovkin braced for difficult Vegas debut
AFP: Gennady Golovkin admits defending his world titles against Canelo Alvarez in his first fight in Las Vegas will be one of the most difficult bouts of his career.
International Day Against Nuclear Tests: top five most dangerous grounds of the world
On August 29 the International Day Against Nuclear Tests is celebrated around the world. The role of Kazakhstan in this event has key character, at the 64th session of the United Nations General Assembly in 2009 at the initiative of Kazakhstan this day has been approved. Till today many countries of the world adhere to policy of refusal of nuclear weapon, however it was not always. Today we suggest to remember the most terrible and dangerous grounds for all history of mankind where nuclear weapons tests were once conducted, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
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GDP growth in Kazakhstan in 7 months made 4,0%
Since the beginning of this year improvement of economic activity is observed, GDP growth in 7 months has made 4,0%, the minister of national economy of Kazakhstan Timur Suleymenov said at the meeting of the Government during the report on the forecast and the main priorities of social and economic development for 2018-2022, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Seven Kazakhstan boxers advanced in World Cup 2017 quarterfinals
The stage of preliminary fights of the World Boxing Championship in Hamburg has ended, Sports.kz reported.
Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin Los Angeles media quotes
Lineal and Ring Magazine Middleweight Champion Canelo Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs) and WBC/WBA/IBF/IBO Middleweight Champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs) hosted an open media workout at L.A. LIVE ahead of their highly anticipated showdown. Canelo vs. Golovkin, the battle for the middleweight championship of the world, will take place on Sept. 16 and will be produced and distributed live by HBO Pay-Per-View® beginning at 8:00 p.m. ET/5:00 p.m. PT.
The chairman of the Senate held a number of meetings at the Pugwash conference
The chairman of the Senate of Parliament Kasym-Zhomart Tokayev has held a number of meetings within the 62nd conference of the Pugwash movement of scientists in Astana, BNews.kz reported with reference to the press service of the department.
China is ready to invest 65 billion tenges in a machine-building cluster of North Kazakhstan region
In Northern Kazakhstan all measures for creation of favorable investment climate are taken. For last 7 months in economy of the region it was succeeded to attract 78 billion tenges with growth of 108,1%, ortcom.kz reported.
28 August, 2017, 18:48
Growth in lending to eurozone firms rebounds in July
AFP: Growth in lending to companies in the eurozone rebounded in July following a slump in June, data from the European Central Bank showed Monday.
Creation of the International center of green technologies in Astana was supported by 86 countries
After completion of the Exposition on the basis of its infrastructure the International center of green technologies will be created. This initiative was supported by 86 countries and 15 international organizations, BNews.kz reported by the reference to the Personal account.
Nearly 1,5 thousand websites in Kazakhstan distributed illegal or harmful content
In the current year nearly 1,5 thousand websites distributed illegal or harmful content in Kazakhstan. The minister of religious and civil society affairs of Kazakhstan Nurlan Ermekbayev has reported about it during the press conference in the Government concerning prevention of religious extremism and radicalism within realization of the fifth priority of the Address of the Head of state "The third modernization of Kazakhstan: global competitiveness", BNews.kz correspondent reported.
440 billion tenges are invested in housing construction in Kazakhstan
Within implementation of the "Nurly zher" program in 7 months of the current year 6,2 million sq.m of housing at the annual plan in 10,2 million have been handed over, director of the department of management of building assets of JSC National Operating Holding Bayterek Olzhas Salykov said during the BNews.kz online conference.
AIFC’s Committee launches Global Financial Innovation Network programme
Astana Hub’s head on expectations from ‘Digital’ Forum in Almaty
Kazakh PM met with IPC President Andrew Parsons