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News of Kazakhstan
15 January, 2019, 09:33
Kazakhstan demonstrates 10th gasoline price around the world
In the country, people pay 48 cents or KZT180 in national currency for a liter of gasoline.
14 January, 2019, 18:18
Putintseva gains her first victory at Australian Open
Kazakh top seed Yulia Putintseva outplayed her opponent from the Republic of Czech 6:4, 7:6 (7:1).
FC Astana welcomes new Executive Director
Paul Ashworth worked in the clubs such as Norwich City F.C., Cambridge United F.C., and Peterborough United F.C. in his homeland for a long time.
Central Asian states strengthening trade and economic relations with Iran, India
Astana, Tashkent, Bishkek, Dushanbe, Ashgabat, Teheran, and New Delhi are seeking to strengthen the transit and transport potential of the region through connecting the railway routes passing Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Iran, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and India.
Kazakhstan to institute ID passports for snow leopard
This will be made using camera traps.
Kazakh ‘Mozart’ performed in Italy
Rakhat-Bi Abdyssagin has performed the sonatas of Sergei Prokofiev.
Hockey club from Kazakhstan wins Continental Cup for the first time
The “Arlan” hockey club based in Kokshetau has won the Continental Cup in the Northern Ireland for the first time in the history of Kazakhstan, beating the opponent team in the final match – 3:2 in favor of the team from Kazakhstan.
Kazakh boxer Meirim Nursultanov climbs up in world ranking
He surpassed boxers such Vanes Martirosyan and Gary O’Sullivan.
Kazakhstan intends to introduce speedcubing classes
The Ministry of Education and Science of Kazakhstan is considering the introduction of speedcubing extra classes.
Gasoline, oil production grows in Kazakhstan
The country’s 14 regions observed the rise in industrial production.
Kazakhstan ranks 9th according to School Achievement
Kazakhstan was placed 9th in terms of school achievements, leaving Switzerland, USA, Norway and Finland behind, according to Vouchercloud.
11 January, 2019, 16:25
Kazakhstan to host Four Nations Cup among U-18 youth hockey teams in 2022
In December 2018, the youth hockey team of Kazakhstan played at the Four Nations Cup in Latvia, gathering the teams from Belarus, Latvia, Austria, and Kazakhstan.
Preparations for World Congress of Turkologists have been discussed in Astana
The Congress will be a major event for the Turkic world.
Mazhilis Chairman held the Chamber's bureau
The Chamber was offered to consider, in particular, a package of ratified draft laws that includes a number of agreements in the legal sphere between Kazakhstan and Jordan.
New steersman of men’s boxing team of Kazakhstan has been elected
Kamyshbek Konkabayev now performs this function.
Kazakhstan officially begins transfer window 2019
Registration of new footballers expires April 3.
Chinese Vice-Premier Liu He to arrive in Washington D.C. to continue trade talks
China and the USA have initiated bilateral talks on trade and economic issues on Monday, scheduled for January 7-8, but have continued on January 9.
FC Astana to meet with Al-Wasl F.C. in UAE
Astana Football Club will play against Al-Wasl Football Club in the session in the United Arab Emirates on Jan.24.
10 January, 2019, 17:42
Zhansaya Abdumalik tops the list of the U20 world best chess players
She leads in classic, rapid and blitz chess.
Astana International Airport saw a 6% growth in passenger traffic in 2018
In 2018, Astana International Airport made over 30 thousand flights total.
Kazakhstan appoints new Ambassador to Iran
Askhat Orazbay has been assigned as Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the Islamic Republic of Iran.
7 Kazakh citizens out of those returned from Syria are terrorist suspects
They are 6 men and one woman.
Kazakhstan to continue returning its citizens back from the hottest areas
On January 6, following the Zhusan humanitarian operation, 47 Kazakhstan citizens, including 30 children, were returned from Syria.
World Bank urges to invest in sustainable development projects
According to the World Bank’s report Global Economic Prospects, several emerging economies faced serious financial problems in the past year.
Baikonur to launch OneWeb communication satellites
OneWeb plans to establish a satellite constellation to ensure broadband access to the internet for users worldwide owing to full coverage of the Earth’s surface.
Kazakh naval crews undergo training on combat ships
The Navy has undertaken over 85 training sessions on board so far.
Yulia Putintseva beats world No.5 Sloane Stephens at the Sydney International
Kazakh Yulia Putintseva outperforms American Sloane Stephens in a match lasting for 2 hours and 3 minutes at the WTA international tournaments currently taking place in Sydney, Australia.
Astana to host UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism
It was announced during 7th UNWTO Global Summit on Urban Tourism held the capital city of South Korea.
09 January, 2019, 18:26
Kazakh President has received Foreign Minister
The Minister has reported to the Head of State on the implementation of the tasks facing the Ministry.
Dinara Saduakassova to take part in Tata Steel Chess Tournament 2019
The Tournament will bring 14 strongest grandmasters of the world together.
Kazakh fencers to compete at the World Cup
Kazakhstan's national fencing team will be represented by six athletes.
Nazarbayev makes a statement upon the end of operations to return Kazakh nationals from Syria
Kazakhstan will keep on returning the children captive in the war zones
Kazakhstan leads in the number of students studying in Russia
Over 65 thousand students from Kazakhstan are studying in Russian education institutions.
KTZ observed a 6.6% yearly growth of cargo turnover
There was 15% of domestic cargo and over 85% of export cargo.
Mayor: Average salary exceeds KZT230 thou in Astana
The city’s main investors are small-business representatives.
Nazarbayev signs Double Taxation Avoidance Act with Croatia
The Act is being published in the press.
World Bank reduces its forecast for oil price to $67 per barrel for 2019-20
In December, the World Bank forecasted the average oil price of 71 dollars per barrel for the next three years.
FIDE welcomes first-ever Kazakh representatives
The commission is comprised of 224 people from over 130 countries of the world.
08 January, 2019, 17:23
Women's boxing team of Kazakhstan to leave for tournament in Serbia
Zhaina Shekerbekova and Karina Ibragimova will not participate in the Tournament as they won medals at the recent World Championship.
Kazakhstan sees an annual 40% rise in number of saiga antelopes
The main reason to hunt for saiga antelopes is the constant demand for their horns being the crucial ingredient in eastern medicine.
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