Nursultan Nazarbayev

Nursultan Nazarbayev
President of Kazakhstan
 

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

Nazarbayev holds talks with UEA Prime Minister

Nazarbayev holds talks with UEA Prime Minister

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev met with the UEA Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. Nazarbayev discussed with Sheikh Mohammed ways to enhance …

Brothers again: Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan

Brothers again: Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan

Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev visited his Kazakh counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev in Astana

Uzbek president en route to Astana

Uzbek president en route to Astana

Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev has left the country to pay a state visit to Kazakhstan at the invitation of President Nursultan Nazarbayev. The current state and prospects of development of the …

UAE Foreign Minister to visit Astana

UAE Foreign Minister to visit Astana

The Kazakh Foreign Ministry is preparing to host an official visit of the UAE Foreign Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the press service of the Kazakh diplomatic department reports. "During the consultations, the sides …

Kazakh president says he#039s optimistic about Eurasian Economic Union’s future

Kazakh president says he's optimistic about Eurasian Economic Union’s future

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev said on Friday he is optimistic about the future of the Eurasian Economic Union, which will be able to cope with the current difficulties and continue its development, TASS …

Kazakh foreign ministry: UN praises peacemaking potential of Astana process

Kazakh foreign ministry: UN praises peacemaking potential of Astana process

The United Nations Security Council has praised the peacemaking potential of the "Astana process", as well as its role in strengthening the Syrian ceasefire, the Kazakh Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov said, …

 Nazarbayev signs law on amendments to Kazakh Constitution

Nazarbayev signs law on amendments to Kazakh Constitution

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev has signed the law “On Amendments and Additions to the Constitution”, the presidential press service said. Kazakh Parliament passed the “Law on Amendments and …

Kazakh power redistribution bill sent to Constitutional Council

Kazakh power redistribution bill sent to Constitutional Council

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev has sent a bill introducing constitutional amendments that redistribute powers between the branches of government to the Constitutional Council, his office said. The bill …

Putin, Kazakh President discuss Geneva, Astana Syrian settlement over phone

Putin, Kazakh President discuss Geneva, Astana Syrian settlement over phone

Russian President Vladimir Putin has discussed the issue of settling the Syrian conflict at the Geneva and Astana peace talks with his Kazakh counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev, the Kremlin said, Sputnik …

Putin and Nazarbayev discuss new round of talks on Syria in Astana

Putin and Nazarbayev discuss new round of talks on Syria in Astana

President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, hold a telephone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Nazarbayev's press-service reports. "In the context of the just-concluded …

 Kazakh parliament passes constitutional reforms

Kazakh parliament passes constitutional reforms

Kazakhstan's parliament provisionally approved amendments to the country's constitution to reduce presidential powers in favor of lawmakers and the cabinet. The amendments will become law once approved in a second reading and …

Changes to Kazakh Constitution to be considered at joint session of parliament#039s houses

Changes to Kazakh Constitution to be considered at joint session of parliament's houses

The draft law “On amendments and additions to the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan” was submitted for consideration at the joint session of parliament's upper and lower houses. "We gathered here today …

 Nazarbayev about changes to Constitution on delegation of powers

Nazarbayev about changes to Constitution on delegation of powers

Amendments to delegate some of presidential powers to the nation's parliament and cabinet will be made to the Constitution, the Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev said at meeting on the redistribution of powers …