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News of Kazakhstan
11 July, 2017, 15:44
The girl from Kazakhstan living in Hawaii dreams to visit her Homeland
A few days ago our news agency told about the eight-year-old artist living in the city of Honolulu. This city is in the State of Hawaii, the USA. We were interested in Aigerim's history. The matter is that by origin she is Kazakh woman, and has been adopted in Kazakhstan. The BNews.kz correspondent has decided to contact the foster mother of Aigerim, and has learned about her in more detail.
Sixteen die in US military plane crash
At least 16 people have died after a US military plane crashed in the southern state of Mississippi at around 16:00 local time (21:00 GMT) on Monday.
The expedition "My Kazakhstan" published the first photos of the most beautiful places of the country
A week ago, the expedition "My Kazakhstan" has gone to a travel over the country from Almaty. For today the team of 22 people has visited several cities and has published photos of the most beautiful places on social media, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Investment cooperation between "Baiterek" and British companies discussed in Astana
Chairman of the Board of "NMH "Baiterek" JSC Yerbolat Dossayev met with the British delegation led by Lord Mayor of the City of London Dr. Andrew Parmley.
EXPO today: National day of OECD, the cyclist from Germany and Afrojack DJ
Today at the International EXPO 2017 exhibition national day of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) will take place. What other interesting events you can visit during the thirty second day of holding the exhibition, read in the BNews.kz material.
Asian markets push rally into second day ahead of earnings
AFP: A year ago, a faction in the Turkish army staged a failed coup bid against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, prompting a widespread crackdown on his opponents.
10 July, 2017, 18:21
Apple to invest $900mn in Danish data plant
AFP: Apple on Monday said it would invest nine billion Danish kroner ($920 million, 810 million euros) in a data centre in Denmark, its second in the country to run entirely on clean energy.
Latvian President calls for expanded economic cooperation between Latvia and Kazakhstan
Economic cooperation between Latvia and Kazakhstan, which has been developing between sectors and entrepreneurs over the past 25 years, has to be expanded, Latvian President Raimonds Vejonis said while meeting with Kazakh Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev in Astana today, informs LETA.
Kazakhstan stands for gradually abandoning OPEC deal
Kazakhstan stands for a smooth exit from the OPEC deal with gradual increase in production within a period of 1-2 months, said Energy Minister Kanat Bozumbayev, the AzerNews reported.
Kazakhstan headed into the top twenty gold nations
The National Bank of Kazakhstan Added 4.67 tons (150,000 ounces) of Gold To Reserves in May.
Shanxi promotes Silk Road trade in Kazakhstan
A Shanxi-branded activity themed on cooperation between countries along the ancient Silk Road opened in Astana, capital of Kazakhstan, China Daily reported.
France could close 'up to 17' nuclear power plants by 2025
Nicolas Hulot, France’s Minister for Ecological Transition, announced on Monday that France could close “up to 17 nuclear reactors” by 2025.
King of Jordan to participate in Summit of OIC
Jordan confirmed the participation in the Summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation on science and technology at the highest level in Astana, the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan said.
East Kazakhstan joins "Western Europe - Western China" transit corridor
In the next three years in East Kazakhstan the large-scale project of reconstruction of highways of republican value will be realized, BNews.kz reported.
#Western Europe - Western China
Canelo has edge against Golovkin says Mares
WBA featherweight champion Abner Mares says Saul “Canelo” Alvarez has the edge against IBF, IBO, WBA, WBC middleweight champion in their fight on September 16 due to his youth, power and it being in his prime. Mares still sees the Canelo-Golovkin as a tough on to predict because of how good Golovkin is.
Azerbaijan will send one more export mission to Kazakhstan
One more export mission of the Azerbaijani companies to the Republic of Kazakhstan is planned until the end of the year, deputy minister of economy of Azerbaijan Sakhil Babayev said journalists, BNews.kz own correspondent in Baku reported.
05 July, 2017, 17:56
Euro's global role could grow as Europe stabilises: ECB
AFP: The euro gained ground as a reserve currency in 2016 after years of decline, the European Central Bank said Wednesday, suggesting that receding political uncertainty in the eurozone could boost the trend.
Nursultan Nazarbayev: Kazakhstan is in focus of the international attention now
The head of state has participated in the reception devoted to the Day of the capital Akorda's press service reported.
China-Kazakhstan zone creates jobs, stimulates trade
Marina has to cross an international border every day for work, but the one-hour drive from her home in Yarkent, Kazakhstan, to China's border town Khorgos is worth it, considering her monthly pay is 2,700 yuan ($400), an income above the average in her hometown.
Climate centre on itinerary for sightseeing G20 spouses
AFP: German Chancellor Angela Merkel's scientist-husband will take leaders' spouses at a G20 summit, including Melania Trump, to a climate research centre amid a bitter row over global warming.
Kazakhstan has 50 enterprises producing energy from renewable sources
The transition to the "green economy" is becoming a global course of the anti-crisis development throughout the world. This was announced by the Speaker of the Mazhilis Nurlan Nigmatulin during the opening of the National Day of the People's Republic of China at the International Exhibition EXPO-2017.
EXPO today: National day of China, opera "Kyz Zhibek" and AstanaArtFest festival
Today at the International EXPO 2017 exhibition national day of China will take place. Where else you can go in the twenty sixth day of holding of the exhibition, read in the BNews.kz material.
Kazakhstan vessels on the Caspian Sea will be quickly repaired in the Baku port
CJSC Azerbaijani Caspian Sea Shipping Company finished repair of a buoyant workshop which will allow to service quickly the ships going to the Baku port "Alyat" and working at the Transcaspian International Transport Route (TITR). The Kazakhstan ships also belong to such courts, BNews.kz own correspondent reports.
04 July, 2017, 18:41
Catalonia to declare immediate independence if 'yes' wins referendum
AFP: Catalonia will declare independence "immediately" if a majority of the Spanish region's voters opt for independence in a Scotland-style referendum called for October, its ruling coalition said Tuesday.
N. Nigmatullin noted high potential of Kazakhstan-Japanese inter-parliamentary relations
Today in MaJilis the speaker of chamber Nurlan Nigmatullin has accepted delegation of the Japanese Parliamentary League of friendship with Kazakhstan headed by its chairman of Takeo Kawamura, BNews.kz reported.
K. Abdrakhmanov tells about negotiations during the Astana process
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Kayrat Abdrakhmanov in a lobby of the government told about the planned negotiations within the Astana process on the Syrian settlement, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
#Syria Peace talks
Experts suggest to create database of experts in Kazakhstan
The head of the National League of consumers Svetlana Romanovskaya suggested to create a database of experts in various branches of activity, and also to found public council, joint efforts of which will form policy in the sphere of consumer protection, correspondent BNews.kz reported.
Samsung to invest $18 billion in memory chip business
AFP: Samsung Electronics will invest nearly $18 billion in its chip business, the South Korean firm said Tuesday, as it seeks to expand its lead in the global memory chip and smartphone markets.
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.
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