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2018 FIFA World Cup Trophy arrives in Almaty

The 2018 FIFA World Cup Trophy arrived today at 1.50 pm at the Almaty International Airport, Kazinform reported on Sunday. The trophy is made of solid 18-carat gold and weighs around 6 kg. Traditionally, a team receives a gold-plated …

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New earthquake hits Almaty region

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.1 points has been registered 300 km west from Almaty today, the Committee for Emergency Situations of the Ministry of Education of Kazakhstan said. The epicenter of the quake was at a depth of 10 …

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Open skies initiative proposed for Almaty airport

The open skies initiative proposed for Almaty International Airport will boost tourism and the country’s attractiveness, said Kazakh Tourism Board Deputy Chairperson Timur Duissengaliyev. The national company expects to …

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 New Supreme Mufti of Kazakhstan elected

New Supreme Mufti of Kazakhstan was elected during the 8th Kurultai of the Spiritual Board of Muslims of Kazakhstan in Almaty. Chairman of the Spiritual Administration of Kazakhstan Yerzhan kazhi Malgazyuly nominated …

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Multifunctional complex burns in Almaty

This night, the fire stratred at the multifunctional complex in Almaty, fortunately, no casualties reported, " the official representative of the Department for Emergency Situations of Almaty, Sandugash Baymukhambetova, …

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4.6-point earthquake hits Kazakhstan

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.6 points has been registered 224 km north from Almaty at 21.52 (MSK). No data about victims or damages has been reported, Kazimform reported. …

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 Earthquake registered near Almaty

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.1 points was registered near Almaty last night, Sputnik Kazakhstan reported. The earthquake's epicenter was located 437 km south from Almaty on Chinese territory at a depth of 5 …

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Earthquake hits China, tremors reach Kazakhstan

A 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck China’s autonomous region of Xinjiang, with tremors reportedly felt in neighboring Kazakhstan. The quake rocked an area near the town of Jinghe in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region at 23:27 GMT on …

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Kazakhstan suspends Yak-12 plane use

Kazakhstan's Civil Aviation Committee of the Ministry of Investment and Development decided to suspend the use of Yak-12 planes after the deadly crash of one. The Committee said in a statement that the use of planes will be …

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 Five pedestrians hit by car in Almaty

Five people were injured after a Subaru car plowed into the pedestrians crossing the road in Almaty at the intersection of the Jandosov and Beregovoy streets. Two children and three women are among the injured. All of them were …

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3.8-point earthquake hits Kazakhstan’s Almaty region

An earthquake measuring 3.8 points on the Richter scale has occurred today 265 km away from Almaty in Kazakhstan. This information appeared on the site of the seismological experimental and methodological expedition of the Ministry of Education …

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Kyrgyzstan hit by two earthquakes

Two earthquakes have been registered in Kyrgyzstan earlier this morning, the Seismological Experimental and Methodical Expedition of the Science Committee of Kazakhstan said. An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.8 points has been …

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Almaty region hit by 4.5 magnitude quake

The Seismological Services of Kazakhstan recorded earth tremors of 4.5 magnitude on the territory of the Almaty region. The epicenter of the earthquake was located 79 km from Almaty, Interfax reported. …

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