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27 June, 2017, 17:38
Law on media will allow to regulate Internet broadcasting development
The ministry of information and communications has considered the changing environment in the conditions of rapid development of the Internet and new technologies. The norms allowing to regulate Internet broadcasting development are provided, the minister of information and communications of Kazakhstan Dauren Abayev told, BNews.kz correspondent tells.
Kazakhstan to construct world-class oncology center
Astana will construct the National scientific oncological center which will conform to the last international standards of design and construction in the field of medical institutions on treatment and a research of oncological diseases, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Kyrgyzstan hosts the ninth session of Youth inter-parliamentary assembly of the State Parties of the CIS
On June 26-27, 2017 the ninth session of Youth inter-parliamentary assembly of the State Parties of the CIS (YIPA of the CIS) takes place in Cholpon-Ata (the Kyrgyz Republic). The action for the first time takes place in a format of a field meeting, BNews.kz reported.
In Kazakhstan volumes of transit transportations grown significantly in 5 months
Kazakhstan, being in fierce competition for the attraction of transit freights could create a competitive overland route as opposed to traditional international routes (A Northern and Southern Seaway, the Trans-Siberian Railway). It during was declared the meeting of the Government by the Minister of investments and development of Kazakhstan Zhenis Kasymbek, BNews.kz reported.
Tourism's contribution to Kazakhstan GDP has to reach 8% by 2025
Most of all Kazakhstan citizens visit the CIS countries, such as Russia, Kyrgyzstan, and Uzbekistan - 92%, the remained 8% visit China, Turkey, the European countries and other, Minister for Culture and Sports of Kazakhstan Arystanbek Mukhamediuly said at the meeting of the government, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Special working group for consideration of amendments to the law on religion is created in Kazakhstan
Now questions and offers concerning the legislative arrangement of the religion often come to the Ministry of religious and civil affairs. For a definition of the system of official views of improvement of the state and confessional and interfaith relations by the Ministry, the concept of state policy in the religious sphere for 2017-2020 is developed, BNews.kz reports.
#law on religion
N. Nigmatullin held bilateral meetings within the second conference of speakers of Eurasia parliaments
The chairman of Majilis Nurlan Nigmatullin within participation in the Second meeting of speakers of parliaments of the countries of Eurasia held a number of bilateral negotiations with heads of parliaments, BNews.kz reported.
EXPO today: National day of Qatar, scientific conference and concert of Dimash
National days of the Seychelles and Qatar will take place at the International EXPO 2017 exposition today. What else it is possible to watch in the seventeenth day of holding the exhibition, read in the BNews.kz material.
26 June, 2017, 18:21
GDP growth on five months of 2017 made 4,1% - MNE
GDP growth on five months of the current year has made 4,1% if to compare to previous year, on five months 2016 it made 0,2%, minister of national economy of Kazakhstan Timur Suleymenov said at a reporting meeting with the population, Bnews.kz correspondent reports.
Foreign trade turnover of Kazakhstan in January-April increased to 23,1 billion dollars
The foreign trade turnover of the country as a result of the renewal of demand and growth of contract prices in January-April, 2017 has increased by 25,7% to 23,1 billion dollars, the minister of national economy of Kazakhstan Timur Suleymenov said at a reporting meeting with the population, Bnews.kz correspondent reports.
Kazakhstan, Finland discussed interparliamentary cooperation
Issues of interparliamentary cooperation were discussed during a meeting of Deputy Chairman of the Senate Bektas Beknazarov with the deputy of Parliament of Finland, the member of the parliamentary friendship group with Kazakhstan Eero Heinäluoma, the Senate reported.
Kazakhstan FM reported about participation of the parties in the V round of Astana process
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Kayrat Abdrakhmanov has reported about the participation of the parties in the negotiations on Syria which have confirmed arrival on the fifth round of the Astana process. The minister has told about it during the press conference in the department, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
#Syria Peace talks
UNWTO: Astana proved itself as the tourist direction of world level
Thanks to the EXPO 2017 the capital of Kazakhstan proved itself as the tourist direction of world level, secretary general of the World tourism organization (UNWTO) Taleb Rifai said at the conference "Tourism and future energy: reduction of emissions of CO2", BNews.kz reported.
The Independent calls Astana a New Singapore
It is not too far away from Europe, it has a futuristic skyline and a rich history and it could become one the world’s hottest travel destinations.
A. Esimov: The number of foreign tourists in Astana grew three times
About 400 thousand people have visited EXPO 2017, the chairman of JSC Astana EXPO 2017 National Company Akhmetzhan Esimov said, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
The movie "I Am Boxing" devoted to Golovkin and Canelo fight is released
The promotion company Golden Boy Promotions has presented the movie "I Am Boxing" devoted to fighting between the Mexican Saul "Canelo" Alvarez (49-1-1, 34 KO) and the world champion in WBA (Super), IBO, WBC and IBF versions on average weight by Kazakhstan citizen Gennady Golovkin (37-0, 33 KO), Vesti.kz reported.
#"I Am Boxing"
Japan's airbag giant Takata says filed for bankruptcy protection
AFP: Japan's crisis-hit airbag maker Takata said it filed for bankruptcy protection on Monday, as it struggles with the fallout from the auto industry's biggest ever safety recall.
23 June, 2017, 18:21
Facebook launches initiative to fight online hate speech
Facebook is launching a UK initiative to train and fund local organisations to combat extremism and hate speech.
Freight traffic of Lianyungang terminal - Dry port to increase
Kazakhstan and China discussed cooperation issues for the further development of the Kazakh-Chinese logistics terminal in the port of Lianyungang, "NC "Kazakhstan Temir Zholy" JSC reported.
France to ban oil and gas exploration
AFP: France is to stop granting new licences for oil and gas exploration on the mainland and in overseas territories, Environment Minister Nicolas Hulot said Friday.
#oil and gas exploration
Kazakhstan to have an opportunity to increase volumes of export to Iran
In Tehranб following the results of the 5th round of consultations the text of the interim agreement between the Eurasian Economic Union (EurAsEC) and its member states and the Islamic Republic of Iran is previously agreed, BNews.kz reported.
Kazakhstan President about transition to Latin alphabet: There are no bases to drag out this process
The transition of Kazakh to Latin will rally our people more. In the address I have put term till 2025, but, I think, there are no bases to drag out this process, Nursultan Nazarbayev told during the V World Kurultai of Kazakhs in Astana, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
Nursultan Nazarbayev charged to create electronic base of the famous Kazakhs
Nursultan Nazarbayev during the V World Kurultai of Kazakhs in Astana charged to create to the government electronic base of the famous Kazakhs that will open the road for people who live out of the historical homeland, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
#World Kurultai of Kazakhs
N. Nazarbayev: More than one million ethnic Kazakhs returned home
In 1991 at declaration of independence the share of Kazakhs made only 40% of the population of Kazakhstan. Now the share of Kazakhs makes more than 70%, on the historical homeland more than one million Kazakhstan citizens have returned, Nursultan Nazarbayev told during the V World Kurultai of Kazakhs in Astana, BNews.kz reported.
#Kurultai of Kazakhs
The V World Kurultai of Kazakhs with participation of the President takes place in Astana
In the capital of Kazakhstan, the V World Kurultai of Kazakhs with participation of Nursultan Nazarbayev takes place. 750 delegates, including 350 people from 39 countries of the FSU and beyond take part in work of kurultai, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
#Kurultai of Kazakhs
Kazakhstan doesn't conduct any negotiations on sending military to Syria - Foreign Ministry
Kazakhstan doesn't conduct negotiations on the sending of the military personnel to Syria, BNews.kz reported with reference to Press Service of the Foreign Ministry of Kazakhstan.
EXPO today: Media forum, Kurultai of Kazakhs and national day of Lithuania
Today the fourteenth day of the International EXPO 2017 exhibition starts. What events will take place in Astana read in the BNews.kz material.
Russia conducts negotiations on sending military from Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan to Syria
The head of the State Duma Defence Committee Vladimir Shamanov has confirmed to RIA Novosti that Russia conducts negotiations with Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan on sending military from these countries to Syria, BNews.kz reported.
Future Energy: Kazakhstan's first eco-office presented in Almaty
In Almaty, the opening of the first in the city of the "green office" built from environmentally friendly materials of domestic production has taken place. The six-storied building completely works at alternative energy sources and is the first in an own way across Kazakhstan, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
22 June, 2017, 18:22
Kazakhstan goods come to electronic trading platforms of China
Representatives of 77 Chinese companies headed by the vice governor of the National Government of the Province of Zhejiang Liang Limin of profit with a working visit to Almaty. During the Kazakhstan-Chinese trade and investment forum, the management of the megalopolis has noted prospects of the province that the region is the second leader in the world in a number of natives billionaires. In particular, in the province the office of the AliExpress Internet trade platform is located, BNews.kz reported.
In ore mining industry, Kazakhstan will become the competitor to Canada and Australia
Kazakhstan can become the main competitor for Canada and Australia in a question of attraction of investments, especially in mining branch, the chairman of national council of directors of the Canadian business association in Russia and Eurasia Lu Naumovsky said on the Kazakhstan-Canadian business council commenting the adoption of law on a subsoil in Kazakhstan, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
#ore mining industry
In three years Kazakhstan plan to put over 50 RES objects into operation
Until the end of 2020, it is planned to put into operation more than 50 objects of RES with a total power of 2 thousand megawatts. The share of alternative energy in a country energy balance by 2050 has to increase to 50%, the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev told following the results of the 30th meeting of Council of Foreign Investors, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
#council of foreign investors
N. Nazarbayev gave a number of instructions following the results of a meeting with investors
The President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has given a number of instructions following the results of the 30th meeting of Council of Foreign Investors, Bnews.kz correspondent reported.
#council of foreign investors
Kazakhstan State Secretary: Kazakhstan and the USA made a huge contribution to strengthening of global safety
The state secretary of the Republic of Kazakhstan Gulshara Abdykalikova has participated in the Kazakhstan — the USA conference devoted to the 25 anniversary of the interaction of Kazakhstan and the USA. In the welcome speech the Secretary of State Ms. Abdykalikova has emphasized that the weighed foreign policy of the President of Kazakhstan has provided creating favorable conditions for strengthening of the Kazakhstan statehood, disclosures of economic capacity of the country, formation of system architecture and security guarantees for our country for many decades ahead, Akorda's press service reports.
IFCA to become a regional hub of Islamic and "green" finance
The international financial center "Astana" (IFCA) will become a regional hub of Islamic and "green" finance. In 2018 the issue of the first sovereign state Islamic securities – worth 300 million US dollars is expected, the minister of investments and development of Kazakhstan Zhenis Kasymbek said at the 30th plenary session of Council of foreign investors, Bnews.kz correspondent reported.
#International Financial Center "Astana"
EBRD to build new solar station close to Baikonur Cosmodrome
We applaud Kazakhstan for that active role which it plays in global efforts on implementation of provisions of the Paris agreement, and emissions decrease by 15% by 2030 in comparison with 1990, the president of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Suma Chakrabarti said at the 30th plenary session of the Council of Foreign Investors (CFI), Bnews.kz correspondent reported.
Kazakhstan intends to develop RES actively – N. Nazarbayev
Carrying out EXPO 2017 has defined a subject of today's meeting "New power". Despite the existence of huge resources, Kazakhstan intends to develop actively the renewables (R), the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev told, opening the 30th plenary session of Council of Foreign Investors in Astana, Bnews.kz correspondent reported.
#council of foreign investors
Council of investors with participation of N. Nazarbayev takes place in Astana
The 30th plenary session of the council of foreign investors (CFI) under the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev takes place in Astana. More than 300 participants participate in an action, BNews.kz correspondent reported.
#council of foreign investors
Gennady Golovkin admits he could be ‘finished’ after his fight with Canelo Alvarez
Gennady Golovkin has warned that his blockbuster showdown with Canelo Alvarez could be the last time he steps into the ring, The Sun reported.
21 June, 2017, 18:26
Astana became the most popular city for traveling among the CIS countries
Astana became the most popular city of the neighboring countries for traveling this summer. Experts of the Russian analytical agency "Turstat" came to such conclusion, having analyzed information from systems of online hotel booking and tours, lenta.ru 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