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News of Kazakhstan
04 July, 2017, 12:34
Nursultan Nazarbayev: We are happy generation
We are a happy generation which did not see how our ancestors, neither the First, nor the Second World War, nor repressions, nor hunger, the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev told, congratulating Kazakhstan citizens on the Day of the capital, Bnews.kz correspondent reported.
Kazakhstan delegation participates in the international congress of women of the SCO and BRICS countries
In Novosibirsk, the first international congress of women of the countries of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) and BRICS started. The delegation of Kazakhstan a part of which was the deputy governor of the East Kazakhstan region Asem Nusupova takes part in the Congress, BNews.kz reported.
Privatization and consumer rights protection will be considered at the government meeting
Consumer rights protection and the course of carrying out privatization will become the central themes of today's meeting of the government which will begin at 9:00 am in "Ukimet Yui", BNews.kz reported.
#consumer rights protection
03 July, 2017, 18:18
Mine-based museum opened in Karaganda
Mine-based museum based on Karaganda mining-industrial college was opened in Maykuduk.
Man charged over threat to kill France's Macron
AFP: A 23-year-old man has been charged with plotting to assassinate President Emmanuel Macron at France's Bastille Day parade, a judicial source said Monday.
Gasification of Astana will begin with Priaralye
The Karaozek compressor station put in operation in the Kyzylorda region in the future will allow to install gas in Astana and northern regions of the country, the governor of the Kyzylorda region Krymbek Kusherbayev told at a ceremony of start of the object today, Bnews.kz correspondent reported with reference to the press service of the region.
Syrian armed opposition confirmed its participation in the V Syria talks
Delegation of the government of Syria has confirmed the participation in the V round of the Astana process and arrives to the capital today. Observers of the participating countries of the Astana process have to arrive to Astana in the nearest future, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
#Syria Peace talks
Astana hosts national competitions in robotics of World Robot Olympiad
Today in the territory of the EXPO, national competitions in robotics of World Robot Olympiad is started. More than 300 school students have arrived from all regions of the country to participate in a competition. According to organizers, Almaty has presented the biggest delegation, 30 participants have arrived, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
#World Robot Olympiad
N. Nazarbayev told with whom Kazakhstan maintains friendship
In 25 years of the Kazakhstan diplomacy our country has established the relations with 182 states. 57 embassies and 31 diplomatic establishments have been opened abroad. It is known that Kazakhstan adheres to policy of the peace relations with all states of the world. How today our country interacts with a number of the states, the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has told during the meeting with heads of the diplomatic missions accredited in Kazakhstan, Bnews.kz correspondent reported.
Pets are attached microchips free of charge in Almaty
Since July 1 in Almaty, citizens can implant the chip to their pet free of charge. It is done to define quantity of pets, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
8 wounded in France mosque shooting, not terrorism: prosecutor
AFP: Eight people including a girl were lightly wounded late Sunday in a shooting in front of a mosque in the southeast French city of Avignon, the prosecutor's office said, ruling out terrorism.
Fans launched a flash mob of passionate kisses at the concert of 30 Seconds to Mars in Astana
Waiting for the performance of the world famous group "Thirty Seconds to Mars" fans passionately kissed, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
01 July, 2017, 17:58
Tanker and cargo ship collide off Britain
AFP: A tanker with 38,000 tonnes of petrol onboard and a 220-metre (720-foot) cargo ship collided Saturday in the waters between France and Britain, but no injuries or spills have been reported, authorities said.
Participants of IAEA in Almaty discussed rehabilitation of uranium production objects
In Almaty the technical meeting of Coordination group of IAEA (CGULS) took place where the strategic master the plan of ecological rehabilitation of objects of the former uranium production was discussed, BNews.kz reported.
Half-a-degree of warming boosted extreme weather
Half a degree Celsius of global warming has been enough to increase heat waves and heavy rains in many regions of the planet, researchers reported Friday.
One dead after doctor opens fire at New York City hospital
AFP: A doctor forced from a New York hospital because of sexual harassment accusations returned Friday with an assault rifle hidden under a lab coat and shot seven people, killing one woman, authorities said.
#New York City
Expert: The concept of state policy in the religious sphere answers the current state of society
The concept of state policy in the religious sphere of the Republic of Kazakhstan for 2017-2020 is the timely document, it is also quite adequate to a current religious state in the Kazakhstan society. It reflects the main tendencies of development of a religious situation, conceptually provides realization of state policy in the sphere of religion, considers effective improvement of the Kazakhstan model of an interfaith consent and the state and confessional relations, director of association of the centers of a religion research Yulia Denisenko said about the new concept, BNews.kz reported.
Anti-doping laboratory in Almaty is deprived of accreditation
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has deprived of accreditation anti-doping laboratories of Almaty (Kazakhstan) and Bloemfontein (Republic of South Africa), the official site of the organization reported, Vesti.kz says.
30 June, 2017, 18:01
I still don't have a smartphone, admits EU's Juncker
AFP: European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker admitted Friday that he had not yet joined the smartphone revolution, as he helped launch the EU presidency of digital-savvy Estonia.
Kazakhstan, Singapore to conclude agreements on development and solution of IT tasks
At the initiative of Fund of the First President of Kazakhstan for the development of IT technologies and startups, 10 domestic commands went to Singapore where they could conclude 5 preliminary agreements on development and the decision of IT tasks for the world companies in the field of health care and logistics, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Asian markets hit by central bank signals to end low rates
AFP: Asian markets went into reverse Friday after Wall Street and Europe suffered hefty losses in response to central banks' signals that the end to the era of cheap-money was drawing to a close.
In 12 km from Baikonur, natural focus of plague becomes active
On the limited site of the territory, in 12 kilometers from the city of Baikonur, the activization of the natural focus of bubonic plague, confirmed with allocation of cultures from rodents and fleas is revealed, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
N. Nigmatullin: Parliamentarians actively participate in ensuring reforms of the President
The chairman of Majilis Nurlan Nigmatullin, speaking at a joint meeting of chambers of parliament today, has noted that the second session has taken place under the auspices of milestone events for the country, BNews.kz reported.
EXPO today: What to watch in the twenty first day of the exposition
Today, National day of Madagascar and the forum "Future Energy" at the International EXPO 2017 exposition will take place. What other events it is possible to take part in, read in the BNews.kz material.
Urgent meeting appointed on Baikonur because of plague detection
In city administration of Baikonur under the chairmanship of the First Deputy head of administration Victor Lopatkin the emergency meeting of the commission on the prevention and elimination of emergency situations and ensuring fire safety of Baikonur city administration took place. The meeting was organized for the purpose of discussion of measures of prophylaxis of the plague found near the platform 17P of the Baikonur complex is reported on the official site of municipal administration, BNews.kz reported.
29 June, 2017, 18:18
Silicon-on-Seine: world's biggest tech incubator opens in Paris
AFP: Paris takes a step closer Thursday to fulfilling its ambition of becoming Europe's technology capital when President Emmanuel Macron inaugurates Station F, the world's largest start-up incubator on the banks of the Seine.
Asian Development Bank intends to cooperate with KazAgro
The Asian Development Bank intends to cooperate with KazAgro. This was announced during a meeting of ADB Vice President Divakar Gupta with Chairman of the Board of "KazAgro" Holding Nurlybek Malelov.
#Asian Development Bank
Warning is announced in Astana because of a strong heat
Because of a strong heat in Astana and the Akmola region storm warning is announced, Kazhydromet reported.
Abel Sanchez: Golovkin beats Canelo 116-112 or KO's him late
Abel Sanchez, the trainer of IBF, IBO, WBA, WBC middleweight champion Gennady Golovkin (37-0, 33 KOs), expects his fighter to win at least eight of the twelve rounds against Mexican superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KOs), the Boxing Scene reported.
Illegal transportation of alcohol to Russia stopped in the Kostanay region
Since the beginning of the year the staff of Organized Crime Control Department of DIA of the Kostanay region elicited 10 facts of illegal transportation of alcoholic and tobacco products to the Russian Federation, BNews.kz reported.
The strongest kickboxers of Kazakhstan go to Baku
In Baku from June 30 to July 2 the international tournament among professional kickboxers from the countries of the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States (Turkic council) will take place, BNews.kz own correspondent reported with reference to federation of kickboxing of Azerbaijan.
Head of CIS Observers Mission gave appreciation to the course of elections to the Senate of Parliament of Kazakhstan
On June 28, 2017, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Kayrat Abdrakhmanov has held a meeting with the first deputy chairman of Executive Committee of the CIS Victor Guminsky who is in Astana as the Head of the mission of observers for the CIS of elections of deputies of the Senate of Parliament of Kazakhstan, BNews.kz reported.
#CIS Observers Mission
#Senate of Parliament of Kazakhstan
Agreement between Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan on tariffs for railway transportations is approved
Parliament of Kyrgyzstan has approved the bill "On Ratification of the Agreement between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Kyrgyz Republic about Application of an Order of Regulation of Access to Services of Railway Transport, including basic Tariff Policy, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
28 June, 2017, 17:36
Top security for Tour de France
AFP: A crack unit of elite counter-terrorism officers will be among a deployment of 23,000 police ensuring safety at the Tour de France, which begins in Dusseldorf on Saturday, the French interior ministry said.
#Tour de France
Top 10 of the most visited pavilions of the EXPO is announced
The results on attendance of the International specialized EXPO 2017 exposition for last week are summed up. From June 19 to June 25 EXPO 2017 has been visited by 168 675 people, that is on average 24 096 people a day. And also the list of the most visited pavilions is made, BNews.kz reported.
Kazakhstan President charged to equip beaches and recreation areas near Astana
The president of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has held a meeting with the chairman of Committee on water resources of the Ministry of Agriculture Islam Abishev. During the meeting questions of development of water resources and providing inhabitants of rural areas with drinking water have been discussed, Akorda's press service reports.
Global ransomware attack causes turmoil
Companies across the globe are reporting that they have been struck by a major ransomware cyber-attack, the BBC reported.
Majilis approved ratification of the agreement on moving of office and civil weapon to EEU
The Majilis of Parliament of Kazakhstan has approved the bill "On Ratification of the Agreement on Movement of Office and Civil Weapon between the Member States of the Eurasian Economic Union", Bnews.kz correspondent reported.
Majilis agreed with amendments of the Senate under the bill of deprivation of nationality
Deputies of Majilis of parliament at the plenary session of chamber have agreed with amendments of the Senate to the law "On Modification and Additions in Some Acts of Kazakhstan concerning Their Reduction according to Standards of the Constitution of Kazakhstan". The bill provides deprivation of nationality for commission of a number of especially serious terrorist crimes, Bnews.kz correspondent reported.
In Kazakhstan, deputies are elected in the Senate
In sixteen regions of Kazakhstan about one deputy goes to the upper house of parliament - the Senate, lists for the vote have included 38 candidates from whom sixteen senators will be elected. Electors are deputies of Maslikhat of all levels, all electors in Kazakhstan 3291 citizens, BNews.kz correspondent 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