Nursultan Nazarbayev

Nursultan Nazarbayev
President of Kazakhstan
 

What#039s next for the Belt and Road in Central Asia?

What's next for the Belt and Road in Central Asia?

Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan hope for China-Kyrgyzstan-Uzbekistan railway's inclusion into the Belt and Road framework

 Merkel appointed First Deputy Prosecutor General of Kazakhstan

Merkel appointed First Deputy Prosecutor General of Kazakhstan

First Deputy Prosecutor General of Kazakhstan Johann Merkel was dismissed from the post to be appointed as a member of the Constitutional Council of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the press service of the Kazakh President said. …

Nazarbayev: Silk Road initiative opens possibility of introducing new vision of entire regions

Nazarbayev: Silk Road initiative opens possibility of introducing new vision of entire regions

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev noted the need for the development of agricultural cooperation within the framework of the One Belt, One Road initiative.  "It is important to develop agricultural …

Putin, Nazarbayev, Erdogan discuss results of negotiations on Syria

Putin, Nazarbayev, Erdogan discuss results of negotiations on Syria

Presidents of Russia, Kazakhstan and Turkey met on the sidelines of the "One Belt One Road" forum in Beijing. Nursultan Nazarbayev, Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan …

 Nazarbayev holds talks with Saudi State Minister

Nazarbayev holds talks with Saudi State Minister

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev held a a meeting with Saudi State Minister of the Gulf Affairs Thamer Al-Sabhan in Astana. Al-Sabhan expressed gratitude to Nursultan Nazarbayev for …

Astana hosts biggest ever military parade

Astana hosts biggest ever military parade

Kazakhstan's biggest ever military parade dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the country's Armed Forces started in Astana at the "Kazakh Eli" monument square, Kazinform news agency reports. The parade is reviewed by …

Nazarbayev: Armed Forces are main pillar of independence

Nazarbayev: Armed Forces are main pillar of independence

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev said that the country's  Armed Forces will always be a main pillar of independence, Kazinform reported. "The armed forces will always remain the main pillar of …

Kazakh security forces to receive higher salary

Kazakh security forces to receive higher salary

In Kazakhstan, the official salaries for the servicemen of the Ministry of Defense, National Security Committee, National Guard and State Security Service will be raised, starting from July 1,  President Nursultan Nazarbayev said. …

Russia, Kazakhstan plan to develop cooperation in the field of defense

Russia, Kazakhstan plan to develop cooperation in the field of defense

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev received Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu today in Astana, Kazakh President's press service reported on Saturday. "The sides discussed topical …

Kazakhstan marks Day of Unity of People

Kazakhstan marks Day of Unity of People

Kazakh citizens have begun the first celebrations of National Day of Unity of People of the country. This day is a public holiday.  On October 18, 1995, the Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev signed the decree …

Сhanging Kazakh alphabet to Latin - reaching out to Turkey than escaping from Russia

Сhanging Kazakh alphabet to Latin - reaching out to Turkey than escaping from Russia

Kazakhstan has long been associating itself with the Turkic world and counts Turkey among its closest friends and trade partners

International Forum of Victors opens in Astana

International Forum of Victors opens in Astana

The International Forum of Victors titled 'Great Victory mined by unity' was opened in Astana. It is attended by state authorities, scientists and experts, veterans, representatives of youth organizations and cultural figures from all CIS …

 Nazarbayev: businessmen should help people in need

Nazarbayev: businessmen should help people in need

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev has called on the country's businessmen to build socially important facilities in their native cities and regions.  Speaking at the 25th session of the …

Kazakh Parliament starts working on draft law on amendments to Constitution

Kazakh Parliament starts working on draft law on amendments to Constitution

Kazakh Parliament has started consideration of the draft law "On amendments and additions to some constitutional laws of the Republic of Kazakhstan." MP Nurlan Abdirov, speaking at the plenary session, …

Trump received credentials of Kazakh Ambassador

Trump received credentials of Kazakh Ambassador

Kazakh Ambassador to the United States Yerzhan Kazykhanov handed his credentials to US President Donald Trump on April 24. Kazykhanov conveyed Kazakh President Nursultan …

Mayor of Astana works on mistakes

Mayor of Astana works on mistakes

Akim of Astana, Aset Isekeshev, today began to work in a new way, taking into account the criticism received from the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev. So, on the advice of the head of state, Isekeshev inspected the city …

Nazarbayev congratulates Kazakhstan on Easter

Nazarbayev congratulates Kazakhstan on Easter

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev congratulated citizens of the country on Easter, wishing them health, success and well-being. He stressed that Easter is an important holiday for all residents of …

Putin: Russia and Kazakhstan to expand cooperation in space

Putin: Russia and Kazakhstan to expand cooperation in space

Russia will go ahead with and expand long-term cooperation with Kazakhstan in various fields, including the uses of the Baikonur space site, Russian President Vladimir Putin said. "We have made a decision based on …

Eurasian Economic Union’s summit opens in Bishkek

Eurasian Economic Union’s summit opens in Bishkek

Russian President Vladimir Putin arrived in the Kazakh capital Bishkek to take part in summits of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) and the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO). The meeting of the EEU, …

Kazakhstan switches to Latin alphabet

Kazakhstan switches to Latin alphabet

The Kazakh alphabet will be switched to Latin soon. The transition schedule will be made by the government of the country on behalf of President Nursultan Nazarbayev. "Until the end of 2017, after consulting with …

Georgian president to visit Astana in late June

Georgian president to visit Astana in late June

Georgian President Georgi Margvelashvili will visit Astana in late June, the Georgian Ambassador to Kazakhstan Zurab Abashidze said after the ceremony of presenting credentials to Kazakh …

Nazarbayev: EEU member-states need to reach same level of development

Nazarbayev: EEU member-states need to reach same level of development

All member-states of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) should be brought to one level of economic development in order to do cooperation work on equal conditions, the Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev said in an interview …

Why Central Asia Won#039t Go to War

Why Central Asia Won't Go to War

Diplomatically and domestically, Central Asia’s governments can’t afford a full-blown conflict

Arzu Nagiyev: Nationalism will remain the main idea of new Yerevan

Arzu Nagiyev: "Nationalism will remain the main idea of new Yerevan"

Political scientist on the latest developments in the South Caucasus

 Customs regime to be introduced in Azerbaijani logistics center in Aktau

Customs regime to be introduced in Azerbaijani logistics center in Aktau

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev instructed to introduce a special customs regime for the logistics center of Azerbaijan’s Azersun Holding in Aktau, the Azerbaijani Ministry of Economy said. "The …

 Nazarbayev supports de-occupation of Azerbaijani territories

Nazarbayev supports de-occupation of Azerbaijani territories

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev said that he supports the UN Security Council's resolutions on withdrawal of the Armenian armed forces from the occupied Azerbaijani territories, speaking at the joint statement with the …

 Nazarbayev awarded with #039Heydar Aliyev#039 Order

Nazarbayev awarded with 'Heydar Aliyev' Order

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev awarded the Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev with the 'Heydar Aliyev' Order. Nazarbayev was awarded the Heydar Aliyev Order for his exceptional merits …

Azerbaijani President meets with Kazakh counterpart in Baku

Azerbaijani President meets with Kazakh counterpart in Baku

The decisions we will adopt and the documents we will sign will serve even more active development of relations between Baku and Astana, Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev said at the meeting with his Kazakh …

Kazakh President arrives in Azerbaijan

Kazakh President arrives in Azerbaijan

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev has arrived in Azerbaijan on an official visit. A guard of honor was arranged for the Kazakh President at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport decorated with the national …

Kazakhstan – A real step towards democracy

Kazakhstan – A real step towards democracy

Europe welcomes Kazakhstan constitutional reform