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Efforts of Kazakhstan are appreciated by the Afghan people, particularly, the government of Afghanistan. Highlighting the situation, Afghanistan reflects that the situation in Afghanistan is not in isolation. The situation in Afghanistan has implications not just for Afghanistan, but for the region. That is why for ...
citizens of Kazakhstan will be able to enter the UAE without a visa starting March 10, 2018, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Republic of Kazakhstan ... said, "Kazakhstan and the UAE have completed domestic procedures in accordance with the agreement between the two countries on the abolition of visa ...

Tengri News website reported that Tokmadi told a court on February 16 that he killed Yerzhan Tatishev, the then-chairman of Bank TuranAlem, later rebranded as BTA Bank, on instructions from Mukhtar Ablyazov, who has since that time become an avowed foe of Kazakhstan's government. In a facebook ...
... head of the Kazakhstan International Bureau for human rights and rule of law, and Zhemis Turmagambetova, head of the Charter for Human rights, who visited Erimbetov in detention at the invitation of the Kazakh government, said they found him to be in "in a state of extreme dejectedness, scared.".
A good Muslim should look the part - legislation now being pushed by Kazakhstan's government essentially boils down to that simple precept. Followers of ultra-orthodox currents of Islam are incensed by the plans to strictly regulate the minutiae of their daily life, down to what they wear and talk about, ...
Sagintayev presented a 20-minute report on the government's work carried out in 2017. He noted the national economy has reached the point of stable development, which is confirmed by international rating agencies that are providing stable forecasts to the Kazakh economy. "GDP [gross domestic ...

... 31 January (BelTA) - Belarus' Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov is set to pay a working visit to Kazakhstan on 1-2 February. The Belarusian premier is expected to attend the meeting of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council in Almaty, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian government.
"Providing non-residents direct access to the market of government securities through Euroclear will allow placing treasury bonds of the Ministry of finance in more competitive conditions and potentially reduce the cost of borrowing due to the expansion of the investor base," said Kazakh Finance Minister ...
Astana - Drivers in Kazakhstan can now reserve and purchase uniquely numbered license plates through the government for citizens corporation front offices. This service was launched by the state corporation jointly with the Ministry of Internal Affairs on Jan. 15, the press service of the company ...
The finance and Budget Committee of Kazakhstan's Senate reviewed the draft law "On ratification of the Protocol between the government of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan on amendments and additions to the Convention on avoiding double taxation and ...
Astana - The Kazakh government is continuing efforts to reduce activities for state and quasi-public companies in order to protect and promote competition in the country. Last year, 108 laws and 972 bylaws were audited to identify rules that hinder competition. As a result, 144 norms preventing ...
His company has clearly benefited from a July 11 agreement with the Kazakh government for grain and oilseeds trade. By growing produce in Kazakhstan, processing them in China, and sending them back to the Central Asian country for sale, Liu has said the company cuts costs by about 20 percent.
Astana (TCA) -- At the meeting of Kazakhstan's government on January 30, Minister of National economy Timur Suleimenov and Chairman of the National Bank Daniyar Akishev reported on the main directions of the country's economic policy for 2018, the official website of the Prime Minister of ...
The grave of a 16th century Kazakh-origin military commander, politician and historian, Muhammad Haidar Dulati, who served under Mughal ... As a result, with the full support of the government of India represented by the Archaeological Survey of India, we have managed to pay tribute to this great son of ...
Kazakh Deputy Minister of Energy, Gani Sadibekov has announced that a series of auctions for large-scale renewable energy power projects will be launched this year, and that the first bidding round will be held in May. Overall, the government intends to allocate around 1 GW of renewable energy power ...
Kazakhstan's government responded by placing adverts in US media showing the "real" country, and at one point reportedly threatened to sue the comic. It took until 2012 for them to seemingly forgive Mr Cohen, when its then-foreign affairs minister acknowledged that visas had increased tenfold since the ...
Kazakhstan's government is also working to attract new carriers to the country and open new international routes. The pilot open skies project implemented during the EXPO 2017 exhibition provided foreign airlines with the opportunity to operate up to seven daily flights to Astana from any airport in the ...

All the same, the government is showing willingness to compromise. Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev ordered his No. 2, Askar Mamin, to study the petitions of airline companies and to consider their interests "as a war for flights is underway between companies and countries." Kazakhstan is in a tough ...
Kazakhstan plans to repair a number of regional airfields and purchase new aircraft, said the Minister for Investments and Development of Kazakhstan Zhenis Kasymbek at a meeting of the Kazakh government, the press service of the ministry said in a message. "We intend to build and reconstruct 5 ...
Kazakhstan Succumbs to Arctic Chill ... Northern Kazakhstan has succumbed to glacial conditions so extreme that is startling even many of the region's implacable residents. Winter in ... When conditions are more bearable, Astana government is fond of blue-sky thinking about the city's slick, modern future.
One of the group's most recent videos, released Saturday, features a blind Kazakh fighter in Syria calling for the overthrow of the government of Kazakhstan. A little over a month ago, another video released by the Islamic State showed an ISIS fighter with one leg telling future jihadists that a disability is "no ...
Kazakhstan has denied the allegations and filed a civil racketeering lawsuit in a federal U.S. court against the Statis and their two firms in October. Stati said earlier in January that he would demand the sale of a $5.2 billion stake in the Kashagan oil field in Kazakhstan if the Kazakh government refused to ...
The government of Kazakhstan is weighing limits on religious activities and organizations in a bid to halt fears over a rise in extremism. Last year, the former Soviet republic announced work on a bill to introduce amendments to a number of laws relating to religion (BNews). The announcement followed ...
In April, Kazakhstan's president of 27 years, Nursultan Nazarbayev, ordered the government to prepare a new Kazakh alphabet based on Latin characters and ditch the one based on Russia's Cyrillic script, which the Soviets implemented in 1940. He has said this will give Kazakhstan "real independence" ...
The bus was traveling along a road in the remote Aktobe region that links the Russian city of Samara to Shymkent, a city in southern Kazakhstan close to the Uzbek border. The bus was traveling from southern Kazakhstan to Russia's Kazan, Kazakh officials said. The route is widely used to transport Uzbek ...
Top Kazakh businessmen have been accused of bribery and money laundering around the world. So why, then, did the White House roll out the red carpet for the leader of a government that rejects many of the United States' founding principles? "Central Asia is the back-door shipping channel to ...
... Managing Director for Interaction with the government, said at the meeting. He stressed that for precise terms, more information is needed on the financial condition of companies and world prices for raw materials. "With regard to the companies of KazMunaiGaz, Samruk-Energo, Kazpost and Kazakhstan ...
Topics on Nazarbaev's agenda in Washington include the situation in Afghanistan, which the Kazakh government has been watching carefully for more than two decades. "Kazakhstan is relatively well informed about Afghanistan and the subtleties of political and economic, and security life there," Courtney ...
The National Fund of Kazakhstan received millions of dollars in 2017 as a result of sales of more than a hundred state-owned facilities, the Minister of finance of Kazakhstan Bakhyt Sultanov said at a government meeting, Kazakh media outlets reported. In 2017, 190 state objects worth 108 billion tenge ...
"The bill is designed to expand the coverage of statistical monitoring of foreign exchange transactions and reduce the use of foreign currency in Kazakhstan," said bank chair Daniyar Akishev, presenting the bill at a government meeting. One of the important changes and additions envisioned by the bill is ...
government offices, shops and markets have accordingly closed their doors. children may be rejoicing, however, as classes are off. The only people going to work are the emergency services -- police, ambulance workers and so on. Highways in several regions of Kazakhstan have been closed because ...
Kazakhstan's central bank had earlier set aside a rescue package exceeding $1.5 billion, while total demand for government aid, a whole decade after the last crisis, is expected to reach new heights. However, public attention during this period was riveted to the unforeseen shortage of motor fuel, which ...
In 2016, nearly 600,000 tons of harmful substances were released into the air in Karaganda according to Kazakhstan's statistics committee. In December 2017 alone, the national meteorological agency recorded levels of hydrogen sulphide in Temirtau exceeding the government-mandated limit by more ...
Kazakhstan's assets were frozen after companies owned by Anatol Stati won lawsuits against the government, which seized their petroleum operations in the Borankol and Tolkyn fields in 2010. The sum that Bank of New York Mellon froze in October - Reuters first reported this at the end of December ...
Astana bluntly told AES Corp, a US company with 20 years of experience operating in Kazakhstan, that its concession of two hydropower plants the American firm had been operating and improving since the 1990s would be terminated. Adding insult to injury, the Kazakh government then decided to ignore ...
Kazakhstan is one of the most polluted countries on Earth, with many CO2 intensive plants and hazardous waste lingering in its waters and soil, a legacy of Soviet-era heavy industry. But until recently, the government had been willing to put up with these side effects as the price to pay for rapid economic ...
Following bloody clashes between ethnic Uyghurs and Han Chinese in the city of Urumchi, in Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, in the summer of 2009, Beijing resorted to both carrot and stick policies to secure stability in this volatile territory. On the one hand, the central government is funneling ...
The app includes various government databases, registrars, procedures for registering business in Kazakhstan, the list of banks and legal database for entrepreneurs interested in doing business in this part of the world in English, Kazakh, Mandarin and Russian. It also features tips from experienced ...
Russia and Kazakhstan are debating these days whether this change will help the country's economy or if the president and government seek other objectives. "We must not rule out that it is a signal for Moscow and for the West," the political scientist Sultanbek Sultangaliev said on Sputnik Kazakhstan radio ...
As RSF points out, "Kazakh law already protects the right to privacy and medical confidentiality, among others," but the "new form of confidentiality" in the amendments is undefined, "opening the way to the broadest possible interpretation." Investigations into corrupt government figures often ends up delving ...
The government of Kazakhstan has allocated KZT 662 million as humanitarian assistance to Syria, Tajikistan, and Kyrgyzstan, Kazinform reports. The Kazakh government signed the respective Decree dd. December 20, 2017, and published it on "Adilet" legal information system website. According to the ...
A U.S. bank has frozen $22.6 billion in assets owned by Kazakhstan's National Fund as part of a legal battle between the government in Astana and a Moldovan investor, the Reuters news agency reports. Reuters on December 21 said Bank of New York Mellon had in October frozen the assets it holds for ...
In the 2012 and 2016 Mazhilis elections the pro-government Democratic party of Kazakhstan Ak-Zhol and the Communist People's Party of Kazakhstan won a small number of seats. The two parties' presence in the Mazhilis creates a facade of a multiparty parliament. Both parties, despite one being ...
2017 has been rather quiet in Kazakhstan, Director of the Almaty-based Risk Assessment Group Dosym Satpayev said in an interview to EADaily. The year began with the Kazakh president's decree to distribute power among three government branches. Has this reform been carried out? The decree as it ...
The upcoming congress of religious leaders may offer the Kazakh government insights into better ways of fighting national security threats related to religion. If not, the Palace of peace and reconciliation built in 2006 especially for inter-confessional conferences may itself become a threat to Astana's new ...
Kazakhstan and China, which share the Ili and Irtysh rivers, also face the challenge of reaching an agreement on water use. New research by the ... According to the Kazakhstan government's estimation, it can save as much as 9.1 bcm per year by 2030 from agriculture, industry, and municipal water use.
Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbaev has sent a telegram to Uzbek President Shavkat Mirizyoev expressing condolences as both countries launched investigations into the cause of the tragedy. Kazakhstan's government revealed late on January 18 that the bus was a 29-year-old German-built Setra that ...
ALMATY (Reuters) - A bus fire in northwestern Kazakhstan killed 52 Uzbek citizens on a route used by migrant workers heading to Russia, the Kazakh Interior Ministry said on Thursday. The bus was travelling along a road in the remote Aktobe region that links the Russian city of Samara to Shymkent, a city ...
With its theme of "Future Energy," the Expo demonstrated the Kazakh government's purported commitment to green energy solutions as part of a broader national development strategy. However, the viability of such projects is limited, indicating a more immediate motive of projecting the image of a ...


 

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