Karim Massimov

Karim Massimov
Prime Minister of Kazakhstan
 

Nazarbayev not to visit Baku and Yerevan due to illness

Nazarbayev not to visit Baku and Yerevan due to illness

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev won’t be able to visit Azerbaijan and Armenia on October 12-14 due to a cold-related disease, Nazarbayev’s Press Secretary Aidos Ukibay wrote on the Kazakh …

Bakytzhan Sagintayev appointed Kazakhstan’s new Prime Minister

Bakytzhan Sagintayev appointed Kazakhstan’s new Prime Minister

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev has appointed Bakytzhan Sagintayev the country’s new prime minister, as follows form a decree published on the presidential website on Friday. …

Nazarbayev: all issues with new Cabinet of Ministers will be resolved without any delays

Nazarbayev: all issues with new Cabinet of Ministers will be resolved without any delays

All issues related to the appointment of a new composition of the government of Kazakhstan will be resolved without any delays, Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev said. "In connection with Karim Massimov's …

Reshuffle in the Kazakh government: what should the Republic expect?

Reshuffle in the Kazakh government: what should the Republic expect?

The change of the Prime Minister, which occurred today in Kazakhstan, in essence is not a resignation of Karim Masimov, who headed the National Security Committee - it is a displacement to the equal-leading position, that was performed in the …

Kazakh Prime Minister Karim Massimov resigns

Kazakh Prime Minister Karim Massimov resigns

Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev has decreed to relieve Prime Minister Karim Massimov of his post and appoint him as Chairman of the National Security Committee, Kazinform reported citing …

Uzbek President in critical state

Uzbek President in critical state

Uzbek President Islam Karimov is in critical state after a stroke, according to a report posted on the country’s cabinet’s website. The Uzbek government on August 28 said President Islam Karimov was taken to …

Kazakhstan to cooperate with Iran in Caspian Sea

Kazakhstan to cooperate with Iran in Caspian Sea

The Kazakh Ministry for Investment and Development plans to sign a deal with Iran in the field of maritime merchant shipping in the Caspian Sea in 2016, the official website of the Kazakh Prime Minister Karim Massimov said. …

 Kazakhstan asks Russia to return skull of national leader

Kazakhstan asks Russia to return skull of national leader

Kazakh Prime Minister Karim Masimov said on August 12 that he had asked his Russian counterpart Dmitry Medvedev at talks in Sochi to help return the skull, which is kept in a museum in Saint Petersburg, and that …

 Kazakh government to discuss Almaty attack

Kazakh government to discuss Almaty attack

Kazakh Prime Minister Karim Massimov will hold the government session focused on the situation in Almaty today.    "I will hold the government session today. The …

 Kazakhstan and Mongolia discuss expansion of cooperation

Kazakhstan and Mongolia discuss expansion of cooperation

Kazakh Prime Minister Karim Massimov met with Mongolian President Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj  to …

Kazakh PM invites Roscosmos head to Baikonur triathlon 2017

Kazakh PM invites Roscosmos head to Baikonur triathlon 2017

Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Karim Massimov during his working visit to Kyzylorda region invited the head of the Russian Space Agency (Roscosmos) Igor Komarov to participate in the Baikonur triathlon set for …

Karim Massimov took part in joint sitting of Kazakh Parliament Houses

Karim Massimov took part in joint sitting of Kazakh Parliament Houses

The last joint sitting of Kazakhstan's Parliament Houses before the summer break is held today, Kazinform writes. Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Karim Massimov took part in the joint sitting of the Parliament Houses, Pm.kz website …

Karim Massimov: we should thoroughly understand situation with doping

Karim Massimov: we should thoroughly understand situation with doping

Kazakhstan Prime Minister Karim Massimov instructed the government to launch a modern doping testing laboratory for Kazakh athletes, the Government's press office reports. "Now there are a lot of questions …

New Economic Challenges Ahead for Caucasus, Central Asia

New Economic Challenges Ahead for Caucasus, Central Asia

Following a period of rapid growth, the 25th anniversary of independence for the Caucasus and Central Asia (CCA) region comes at a time of economic challenges. The decline in oil prices and the economic slowdown in China, Russia, and …

Is cooperation of Tbilisi and Baku with EEU possible?

Is cooperation of Tbilisi and Baku with EEU possible?

The expert community actively discusses the prospects of Eurasian integration of the South Caucasus

Dmitry Medvedev and Karim Massimov hold telephone conversation on Victory Day

Dmitry Medvedev and Karim Massimov hold telephone conversation on Victory Day

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Karim Massimov held a telephone conversation today, the website of the Russian government reports. "The heads of governments …

Nazarbayev: OIC members must unite to ensure food security

Nazarbayev: OIC members must unite to ensure food security

Astana is hosting the inaugural session of the General Assembly of the Islamic Organization for Food Security (IOFS) in parallel to the 7th Conference on Food Security and Agricultural Development in OIC Member States on April 26-28, Sputnik …

Karim Masimov to skip EEU ministerial meeting

Karim Masimov to skip EEU ministerial meeting

Kazakh Prime Minister Karim Masimov will not participate in the EEU ministerial meeting planned for April 8 in Yerevan, the Cabinet of Ministers of Kazakhstan said. "The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Karim Masimov …

Kazakhstan elects Majilis and Maslikhats

Kazakhstan elects Majilis and Maslikhats

The new composition of the Majilis (Lower House of Parliament) and Maslikhats (local authorities) are being elected today by 9.79 million citizens of Kazakhstan, polling stations are working from 4:00 MSK. Voting in most of the country will end …

Medvedev and Massimov discuss economic situation in Russia and Kazakhstan

Medvedev and Massimov discuss economic situation in Russia and Kazakhstan

A meeting of the Russian and Kazakh Prime Ministers Dmitry Medvedev and Karim Massimov took place today in Sochi. In a conversation with his Kazakh counterpart the Russian Prime Minister noted that today the economies of ...

Astana counts on transport projects

Astana counts on transport projects

Kazakhstan feels uncomfortable because of Russia’s conflicts with Ukraine and Turkey

Massimov and Davutoglu meet in Astana

Massimov and Davutoglu meet in Astana

Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Karim Massimov and his Turkish counterpart Ahmet Davutoglu have held a meeting in Astana, at which they discussed issues of bilateral and international relations. "We …

 Davutoglu to visit Kazakhstan

Davutoglu to visit Kazakhstan

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu will visit Kazakhstan on February 6. During the visit he will be accompanied by the Minister of Transport, Maritime and Communication of Turkey, Binali Yildirim, the IHA agency …

Masimov: Kazakh budget can adapt to $16 per barrel

Masimov: Kazakh budget can adapt to $16 per barrel

Kazakhstan's budget is able to withstand the test of current low oil prices, Kazakh Prime Minister Karim Masimov said. "The budget, now based on oil at $40, will most likely be revised to $30 and it could …

Kazakh Prime Minister: tenge to reach relative stability soon

Kazakh Prime Minister: tenge to reach relative stability soon

Kazakh Prime Minister Karim Masimov said that the rate of tenge will reach a point of relative stability soon. "I think we will reach a point of relevant stability in the foreseeable future, I think in a couple of …

Offices of International Bank for Reconstruction and Development to be opened in Kazakhstan

Offices of International Bank for Reconstruction and Development to be opened in Kazakhstan

Offices of the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) are to be opened in Kazakhstan. The agreement was signed at the World Economic Forum in Davos at the bilateral meeting between Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Karim …

First Deputy Energy Minister of Kazakhstan resigns

First Deputy Energy Minister of Kazakhstan resigns

Uzakbai Karabalin was relieved of his duties of the First Deputy Minister of Energy of Kazakhstan in connection with reaching retirement age. A corresponding decree was signed by Prime Minister of Kazakhstan, …

 Nazarbayev consults on early parliament elections

Nazarbayev consults on early parliament elections

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev has held consultations with the parliamentary member Kabibulla Dzhakupov and the Prime Minister Karim Massimov. "The President stressed that the …

Dmitry Medvedev and Karim Masimov discuss economic cooperation

Dmitry Medvedev and Karim Masimov discuss economic cooperation

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and his Kazakh counterpart Karim Masimov have held telephone talks discussing the issues of bilateral economic cooperation, including in the transport and customs areas, the …

Yatsenyuk calls Rasizade and Massimov

Yatsenyuk calls Rasizade and Massimov

Today the press service of the Ukrainian government reported about telephone conversations between the Prime Minister, Arseniy Yatsenyuk, and his Azerbaijani and Kazakh counterparts, Artur Rasizade and …