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News of Kazakhstan
06 April, 2017, 11:54
Students from Paris to take part in Festival "Astana Art Fest"
The organizers of the Festival "Astana Art Fest" held a presentation of the concept of the event and announced about the beginning of an open competition. The theme of this year's Festival is "Nomad Energy". One of the organizers of the event, Anuar Nurpeisov, said that this year the Festival will attract students of one of the Paris arts institutions, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
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German authorities decided to fine social network for fake news
The German government supported the bill to impose penalties for social media for fake news and inciting hatred. About it reports on Wednesday, April 5, reuters reports.
About 30 Kazakhstan largest companies to participate in Bishkek business forum
The press service of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Kyrgyz Republic informed that in Bishkek, on May, 3 Kyrgyz-Kazakh business forum will be held, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
New Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Turkey is appointed
Abzal Saparbekuly has been appointed as the Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Turkey, the press-service of Akorda reports.
Nazarbayev signs amendments to Ecological code of Republic of Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbaev has signed the changes to the ecological code of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the press-service of Akorda reports.
UEFA to pay million euros to Kazakhstan Federation Football
Football Federation of Kazakhstan will receive a million euros from UEFA. Such financing will be stable, Vesti.kz reports.
05 April, 2017, 18:35
NADO: 2016 year was terrible for us
The director of NADO said that 2016 year was a nightmare for us, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
AIFC tells on how Kazakhstan to get benefit from the center
Since May of this year, the administration of AIFC will start a large information campaign, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Marine Atlantic ferry stuck in ice off Cape Breton
Marine Atlantic confirms the MV Highlanders is stuck in ice off the coast of Cape Breton, prensariotiretail.com reports.
Almaty metro exhibits best works of world's photographers
“Moskva” station of Almaty metro exhibited the works of the world and Kazakhstan social photographs. There are 50 posters of the foreign and Kazakhstan authors at the exhibition, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Memorable visit of Kazakhstan President to Azerbaijan
The visit of Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev to Azerbaijan was more than successful for the leaders of two countries. Political scientist, director of the Center for Political Studies "Atlas" Elkhan Shahinoglu reviewed the results of the agreements after the meeting of two heads of States, and also explained why Kazakhstan is a very important economic partner for Azerbaijan, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Russian investigators detain six on terror suspicion, no links to bomb attack
Six people have been detained in St Petersburg on suspicion of recruiting for Islamic State and aiding terrorist activity, Russian investigators said on Wednesday, reuters.com reports.
FISU head thanks Kazakhstan President
The head of FISU thanked Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev for organizing the Universiade and support of all the initiatives of FISU, Bnews.kz reports.
Nursultan Nazarbayev to take part in EAEU session in Bishkek
The meeting of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council at the level of heads of State held in Bishkek on April 13-14. President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev will participate at the meeting. It was informed by the information policy of the Division of the Office of the President of Kyrgyzstan, Bnews.kz reports.
Antibiotic "link to bowel cancer precursor"
People who take antibiotics for a long time are more likely to develop growths on the bowel which can be a precursor to cancer, a study suggests, BBC reports.
SCO presents its contribution to environmental improvement at Expo -2017
In the EXPO-2017 organizer's office, the meeting of the Akhmetzhan Yessimov, Chairman of the Board at NC Astana EXPO-2017 with the Rashid Alimov, the Secretary General of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization was held. The sides discussed the preparations for the international specialized exhibition, also the upcoming summit of heads of state of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, which will undertake its work in the capital of Kazakhstan, on the opening day of the EXPO-2017, BNews.kz reports.
Turkmenistan President to visit Kazakhstan
Kairat Abdrakhmanov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan said during the meeting with Deputy Prime Minister of Agriculture Askar Myrzakhmetov Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov that President of Turkmenistan will arrive in Kazakhstan with an official visit, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Nurlan Nigmatulin: Science must learn to earn
Majilis Chairman of the Chamber Nurlan Nigmatulin today at a plenary session emphasized the relevance of the task of introducing innovations into production, BNews.kz reports.
Kazakhstan President is invited to wedding day in Aktau
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev got the invitation to the wedding day during the public meetings in Mangystau region, Lada.kz reports.
An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.2 occurred in eastern region of Kazakhstan
According to preliminary data of RSE IGR, on April 4, 2017 at 09:07 p.m. 322 km southeast from Ust-Kamenogorsk in the border region of China and Kazakhstan, an earthquake with magnitude of 6.2 occurred, BNews.kz reports.
Film about phenomenon of Dimash Kudaibergenov is shot in China
There is a documentary film about Dimash Kudajbergenov in the internet websites. The tape included the episodes behind the scenes of “I am a singer” competition, talk of the participants, expert opinions, BNews.kz reports.
North Korean ballistic missile fired into the Sea of Japan
North Korea has fired a ballistic missile from its eastern port of Sinpo into the Sea of Japan, US and South Korean officials say, BBC reports.
04 April, 2017, 18:30
Kazakh among 14 killed in St. Petersburg blast
The foreign ministry of the former Soviet republic of Kazakhstan says a Kazakh citizen was among the 14 killed in Monday's blast on the St. Petersburg subway, yahoo.com reports.
President calls Seaport Aktau as successful example of system development
Under the working visit to Mangystau region of the head of State the meeting with members of the public was held. It was attended by distinguished veterans, workers, industrial enterprises, youth leaders, athletes, heads of public organizations and ethno cultural associations, the press-service of Akorda reports.
Kazakhstan trade unions to create council for social mediation
Today in the building of Federation of Trade Unions of the Republic of Kazakhstan the first session of the Council for social mediation was held. At the meeting, it was noted that the Federation of trade unions of Kazakhstan intends to intensify the social mediation by creating a pool of mediators in the center and on the seats, BNews.kz reports.
Kazakhstan President reviewed work of Aktau Sea North Terminal
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev reviewed the work of Aktau Sea North Terminal and was informed about the prospects of its development. In addition, the President has visited LLP Azersun Centre for production and Logistics”, press service of Akorda reports.
Almaty citizens about St. Petersburg terrorist attack: Sorry for innocent people
In Almaty people laid flowers to the building of the Consulate General of the Russian Federation and grieve for people died, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Pharmacologists of Kazakhstan and other CIS countries discuss new market rules under EAEU
Patient safety issues were discussed by the pharmacologists of Kazakhstan and other CIS countries in international scientific and practical conference held in Almaty. The experts point out that the main task of the protection is the registration and control of medicines, also the creation of the competitive area on the market, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Nazarbayev congratulates Aleksandar Vucic with victory in Serbia's presidential election
President Nursultan Nazarbayev sent a telegram of the congratulations to Alexander Vucic with his election as President of the Republic of Serbia, the press-service of Akorda reports.
St Petersburg metro bombing suspect 'from Kyrgyzstan'
The man suspected of killing 11 people by bombing a St Petersburg train is a native of Kyrgyzstan who obtained Russian citizenship, the Central Asian country's security service says, BBC reports.
Egypt finds remains of 3,700-year-old pyramid
The remains of a pyramid built some 3,700 years ago have been discovered in Egypt, the antiquities ministry says, BBC reports.
ISIL involvement in St. Petersburg terrorist attack is not excluded
Deputy chairman of the National Security Committee (NSC) of Kazakhstan Nurgali Bilisbekov said that ISIL involvement in St. Petersburg terrorist attack is not excluded, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
BBC World to shoot documentary film about Khorgos
The British broadcaster BBC World in May of the current year will show to its viewers a documentary film about the most important infrastructure projects of Kazakhstan - the International center of Boundary cooperation of "Khorgos", “FEZ "Khorgos - Eastern Gate" and Dry Port, BNews.kz reports.
Eleven killed in suspected suicide bombing on Russian metro train
A blast in a St Petersburg train carriage on Monday that killed 11 people and wounded 45 was carried out by a suspected suicide bomber with ties to radical Islamists, Russia's Interfax news agency cited a law enforcement source as saying, reuters.com reports.
Astana to become new air harbor of Wizz Air
The head of the communications department of the Hungarian airline Wizz Air Hungary Ltd Tamara Valua said that the newest step to expand the route network of Wizz Air is the direction of Kazakhstan to Hungary, BNews.kz reports.
Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan to establish joint Ferry Express Logistics company
Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan have signed an agreement on the establishment of the joint "Ferry Express Logistics” company, BNews.kz reports.
03 April, 2017, 18:31
Six mysterious 3-mile high 'alien towers' discovered on the moon in Nasa satellite
A group of six 'towers' have been discovered on the moon by conspiracy theorists who believe they could have been built by aliens, irishmirror.ie reports.
Four children injured as result of car crash in Shymkent
In Shymkent on the night of April, 3 at the intersection of Argynbekova and Baiterek streets, two cars "Mq350" and "Nexia" collided head-on . As a result of the incident, nine people were injured, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Kazakhstan to export lamb to China
Vice - Minister of Agriculture Isaeva Gulmira said that Kazakhstan in the second half of the year will begin export lamb to China, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Trump ready to 'solve' North Korea problem without China
US President Donald Trump has said the United States will "solve" the nuclear threat from North Korea, with or without China's help, BBC reports.
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