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News of Kazakhstan
30 March, 2017, 15:58
UK to present material of future at Expo - 2017 in Astana
The official presentation of the British Pavilion at Expo-2017 with the theme "We are energy" was held in London. The author of the design is a famous British architect Asif Khan, BNews.kz reports.
Famous Arbat Street in Almaty to be a pedestrian chain
In Almaty the model of new Arbat Street was presented. How will the popular place for residents after the restoration look like, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Over 600 agricultural cooperatives to be created in Almaty region
One of the main directions of Kazakhstan President special statement relating the agricultural sector is turning of the small farms into the agricultural cooperatives, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
700 families to be provided with own housing in Aktobe
In Aktobe, 700 families will be provided with own housing. This was announced during the visit of Kazakhstan PM Bakytzhan Sagintayev to Aktobe, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Russian University to provide training of staff for Kazakhstan enterprises
A leading Russian university intends to train more demanded staff for Kazakhstan enterprises, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
World’s largest amphibious aircraft AG600 to make maiden flight
The developers of a massive Chinese amphibious aircraft designed for fighting forest fires and performing marine rescue missions are busy running final tests ahead of a maiden flight over land in mid-to-late May, Bnew.kz reports.
400 Einsteins walk streets of Canada to set world record
he group of 404 people donned white wigs, fake mustaches and Einstein's regular wardrobe of a blazer and necktie to set the Guinness World Record for "largest gathering of people dressed as Albert Einstein" in Toronto on Tuesday, realitytvworld.com reports.
Innovative agro – technologies of Aktobe region is presented to Kazakhstan PM
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev assigned to PM Bakhytzhan Sagintayev to visit one of the largest greenhouse complexes in Aktobe region. During the visit he was introduced with the work of the gas station, greenhouse place, ehere Dutch technology for growing vegetables is used, also the exhibition of agricultural machinery and equipment was demonstrated, primeminister.kz reports.
Astana Art Fest-2017 to be held during EXPO
The presentation of the international festival Astana Art Fest 2017 took place in Almaty, at which organizers officially reported the start of acceptance of applications. This year's festival promises grandiose program, because it will be held during the Expo 2017 in Astana and will last three months, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
400 mn in Asia-Pacific live in extreme poverty
According to a new report launched today by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP), Some 400 million people in the region still confront poverty as part of their daily lives due to widening income inequality, thehindubusinessline.com reports.
Kazakhstan citizens thanks to travel code come back home from UAE
Two Kazakhstan citizens on March 29 were able to come back home from tours in UAE thanks to the new system of guarantees the rights of citizens of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the field of international tourism, BNews.kz reports.
Warren gives Golovkin 10 days to finalize Saunders fight
The promoter of WBO middleweight champion Billy Joe Saunders, Frank Warren says that there’s an offer on the table to make the Golovkin fight on June 10, with mutually agreeable financial terms, but that they aren’t going to wait around for Golovkin to make it official, badlefthook.com reports.
29 March, 2017, 18:26
France anaesthetist investigated for poisoning patients
An anaesthetist suspected of poisoning seven patients - two of whom died - appeared in court in France on Wednesday, BBC reports.
Indonesian man's body found inside python - police
A missing Indonesian man was found dead inside the body of a python, according to local police, BBC reports.
About 30% of consumed uranium in South Korea is imported from Kazakhstan
The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the Republic of Korea Dulat Bakishev at the MFA briefing said that about 30% of the consumed uranium in South Korea is imported from Kazakhstan, Bnews.kz correspondent reports.
How Kazakhstan and South Korea relations to be changed after Park Geun-hye`s impeachment
The Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the Republic of Korea Dulat Bakishev at the MFA briefing said that Impeachment of the President of South Korea, Park Geun-hye will not effect on the relations with Kazakhstan, Bnews.kz correspondent reports.
Formal accepting of applications for participation in EXPO-2017 is completed
Today, 115 countries and 20 international organizations have officially confirmed their participation, most countries started the preparing of their pavilions and their exhibits, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Iranian centenarian stands in local elections
A man surprised election officials in northwestern Iran when he turned up to register as a local council candidate and announced that he is 107 years old, BBC reports.
Winner in Kazakhstan Academy of Public Administration to take internship in Italy
Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan held a solemn ceremony of awarding the winners of "Il Buon Governo" (Government Effectively). The event was attended by Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Italy to Kazakhstan StefanoRavagnan, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
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Public service centers documents can be delivered to your doors
Government for citizens together JSC "Kazpost" are adopting the new service to deliver documents to your doors. Now Kazakhstan citizens need not go to the public service center for the prepared documents, courier will deliver them at any specified location, whether home or office, Bnews.kz reports.
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Azerbaijan tourists to have free visit to EXPO-2017
Regional Manager of Air Astana Daken Shemet said on Tuesday that all passengers of Air Astana Company, who will depart to Astana during the EXPO-2017, will have the free visit to the exhibition, Bnews. kz reports.
Elon Musk wants to connect brains to computers with new company
Tesla and SpaceX founder Elon Musk is launching a new company called Neuralink with the intention of connecting computers directly to human brains, Wall Street Journal reported.
Astana Philharmonic: Taiwan musician did not participate in contest and fly away
Taiwan Musician Yu Te Wu who has stayed at Astana airport for two days and flew away from Kazakhstan, not participating in the contest. The main administrator of Astana State academic Philharmonic Society Olga Sharshavickaya commented why the foreign visitor was not allowed to leave the airport, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Old woman from Kazakhstan impressed everybody with her dance
In the concert hall of the Taldykorgan regional palace of culture named after Ilyas Zhansugurov there was gala-concert, dedicated to the 30-year anniversary of the Organization of Veterans, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Musician from Taiwan got stuck in Astana airport
Musician from Taiwan due to the fault of Astana State Academic Philharmonic Society has stayed for two days at the airport in the capital. The situation was commented in Kazakhstan MFA, Bnews.kz correspondent reports.
One in five mobile phones shipped abroad is fake
Nearly one in five mobile phones and one in four video game consoles shipped internationally is fake, as a growing trade in counterfeit IT and communications hardware weighs on consumers, manufacturers and public finances, OECD reports.
28 March, 2017, 18:29
Malaysia says Kim Jong-Nam's body still in KL morgue
Six weeks after the airport assassination of Kim Jong-Nam, Malaysia on Tuesday said it was still waiting for family to claim the body, denying rumours it had been sent back to Pyongyang, afp.com reports.
Smoking on board of airplanes may bring criminal liability
In the Senate Committee on economic policy, innovation and entrepreneurship in the first reading a draft law of the Republic of Kazakhstan on making amendments and additions to some legislative acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the use of airspace and aviation activities, a measure of responsibility for smoking on board of the airplanes was considered, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Number of flights Baku-Almaty-Baku to be increased
The national air carrier of Kazakhstan, the official carrier of Expo-2017, "Air Astana" company from June 2017 will increase the number of weekly flights Baku-Almaty-Baku up to four, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
"Monster" storm batters Australia
A powerful cyclone has pummelled the north-east Australian coast, causing major damage, torrential rain and power cuts to tens of thousands of homes, BBC reports.
Azerbaijan President can visit EXPO-2017 in Astana
The representative of JSC “National company “Astana EXPO-2017” Yernur Kenzhebekov during the roadshow said that Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev can visit the international exhibition EXPO-2017 "future energy" in Astana, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Kazakhstan is interested in Azerbaijan's experience to create MIC
Minister of Defense and aerospace industry of Kazakhstan Atamkulov Beibut at the meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Azerbaijan to Kazakhstan Rashad Mammadov said that Azerbaijan took a leading position among the countries that have achieved significant success in the creation of the military-industrial complex, Bnews.kz reports.
Nursultan Nazarbayev visits Dubai International financial center
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev visited the Dubai International financial center, the press-service of Akorda reports.
US parents sue to call baby girl Allah
A couple in the US state of Georgia who were banned from naming their daughter Allah are taking legal action, BBC reports.
Permit system to be used in Astana railway station
Over 150 paramilitary railway security officers are trained under the program "Inspection on the transport infrastructure facilities. The inspectors will get the appropriate instruction, skills of behavior in unexpected situations and correct attitude towards passengers, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Kazakhstan PM: We offer to investors "not very good and pale” projects
Kazakhstan PM Bakytzhan Sagintayev during the meeting of the government said that today foreign investors are waiting for other projects not we offer. He called the list of proposed projects for foreign investors "not very good and pale”, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
First freight wagons from Kuryk port arrive in Baku
The first freight wagons from Kazakhstan sea port Kuryk arrived in Baku International Sea Trade Port Alat, Bnews.kz correspondent reports.
Italian pianist to perform in EXPO-2017
Italian pianist Andrea Lukezini together with the State Academic Symphony Orchestra of the Republic of Kazakhstan will perform on July 2, 2017 for the Residents and guests of the capital during EXPO-2017, BNews.kz reports.
Planet-sized waves spotted in the Sun's atmosphere
Huge ripples in Earth’s atmosphere called Rossby waves help to steer the planet's jet streams and weather patterns. Now, a study in Nature Astronomy offers the best evidence yet that similar large-scale features also exist on the Sun, nature.com reports.
Dimash Kudaibergenov wins Top Prize in Chinese Music Award
Kazakhstan singer Dimash Kudaibergenov won Top Prize “Best Asian popular singer” in China Chinese Music Award, BNews.kz 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