Kazakhstan

Tashkent and Astana to establish daily flight connection

Tashkent and Astana to establish daily flight connection

Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan plan to launch daily flights between the two capitals. It is also is expected to launch a rail connection between Almaty and Tashkent. These issues were on the agenda of the meeting of the Intergovernmental …

Putin to visit Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, and Kyrgyzstan on February 27–28

Putin to visit Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, and Kyrgyzstan on February 27–28

Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev in Almaty on February 27. The two presidents are expected to discuss current bilateral …

The reason why it was decided to hold Syrian peace negotiations in  Astana

The reason why it was decided to hold Syrian peace negotiations in Astana

The stability of Nursultan Nazarbayev’s Kazakhstan

 Shuvalov to arrive in Astana this week

Shuvalov to arrive in Astana this week

Russia's First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov will hold a meeting with the Kazakh Prime Minister Bakhytzhan Sagintayev this week, the press service of the Kazakh government said. The …

Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijan helped to improve relations between Russia and Turkey

Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijan helped to improve relations between Russia and Turkey

Azerbaijan is interested in stable relations between its neighbors, so it made every possible effort to resolve the political conflict between Russia and Turkey last year, President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev said yesterday …

Baku and Astana support territorial integrity principle

Baku and Astana support territorial integrity principle

Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and Ilham Aliyev spoke about the need to comply with fundamental principle of the UN in Munich

Participants of World Cup in Troline Gymnastics and Tumbling praise the organizers

Participants of World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling praise the organizers

Members of delegations from different countries of the world, who arrived in Baku to participate in tomorrow's World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling praised organizers of the event in an interview with correspondents of Vestnik …

Sixteen rescued after avalanche hit Kazakhstan

Sixteen rescued after avalanche hit Kazakhstan

Sixteen people have been saved at the site of military drills in Kazakhstan's southern region of Jambyl that was hit by an avalanche, the Kazakh Interior Ministry said on Friday, Sputnik reports. "The number of survivors …

 Seven people die as result of avalanche in Kazakhstan

Seven people die as result of avalanche in Kazakhstan

Sixteen people have been saved at the site of military drills in Kazakhstan's southern region of Jambyl that was hit by an avalanche, while seven people died, the ministry's emergency situations committee spokesman Ruslan …

Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan: Disorient

Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan: Disorient

Geographers intend to reconsider a border between Europe and Asia

Kazakhstan to Bolster Banks

Kazakhstan to Bolster Banks

The government plans to triple a special transfer from the national oil fund to the budget to 1.5 trillion tenge

Head of Kazakh Accounting Committee passes away

Head of Kazakh Accounting Committee passes away

Last night the head of Kazakhstan's Accounting Committee Kozy-Korpesh Dzhanburchin passed away, the press service of the Committee reported. "Today, Chairman of Accounting Committee Kozy-Korpesh Dzhanburchin …

15 suspected plotters of terrorist attacks detained in Kazakhstan

15 suspected plotters of terrorist attacks detained in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan's National Security Committee detained in special operations between January 13 and 24 in Almaty region 15 people, who are suspected of involvement in terrorism propaganda and of plotting acts of terror, the Committee said on its …

Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan discuss issues of tourism

Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan discuss issues of tourism

Azerbaijani ambassador to Kazakhstan Rashad Mammadov has proposed developing joint tourism packages for foreign tourists as he met with director of Kazakhstan Tourism Industry Department Marat Igaliyev.  …

Two mechanics died in mine in Shortandy district

Two mechanics died in mine in Shortandy district

Two mechanic died in the mine as a result of the accident in Akmola region of Kazakhstan, the regional Department of Internal Affairs reported. The accident happened in the morning at the Zholymbet mine in the Shortandy district. …

Nazarbayev invited to OEC summit in Pakistan

Nazarbayev invited to OEC summit in Pakistan

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev and the Prime Minister of Pakistan Muhammad Nawaz Sharif discussed bilateral relations during a telephone conversation, the press service of the Kazakh president …

 Zurab Abashidze appointed Georgian ambassador to Kazakhstan

Zurab Abashidze appointed Georgian ambassador to Kazakhstan

Former member of the opposition Free Democrats party, Zurab Abashidze, was appointed new Georgian Ambassador to Kazakhstan, according to a document signed by Georgia's President Giorgi …

Kazakhstan#039s Back On Washington#039s Radar

Kazakhstan's Back On Washington's Radar

A case of taking the man out of the oil industry, but not taking the oil industry out of the man

Kazakhstan to amend subsoil code

Kazakhstan to amend subsoil code

Kazakh president Nursultan Nazarbayev has instructed to adopt the new 'Code on Subsoil' and make the necessary amendments in the country’s tax legislation. President, in his annual address to the …

Putin, Nazarbayev agree Astana talks give #039serious impetus#039 to Syrian settlement

Putin, Nazarbayev agree Astana talks give 'serious impetus' to Syrian settlement

Russian President Vladimir Putin thanked his Kazakh counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev for Astana's contribution to organizing Syrian settlement talks, the Kremlin's press service said Saturday, …

Eduard Poletaev: Reform of Kazakh political system is of permanent character

Eduard Poletaev: "Reform of Kazakh political system is of permanent character"

An expert on the new draft Kazakh Constitution

Will Kazakhstan become parliamentary republic?

Will Kazakhstan become parliamentary republic?

The role of the Kazakh parliament could be considerably strengthened in the near future, the draft law 'On amendments and additions to the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan', which was published today and presented for …

The U.S. will choose ‘containment’ strategy with Russia

The U.S. will choose ‘containment’ strategy with Russia

No matter who is in the White House, Washington’s imperative to contain regional hegemons will continue to be a mainstay of its foreign policy

Kazakh Air Force receives four Mi-35M helicopters

Kazakh Air Force receives four Mi-35M helicopters

The Air Force of Kazakhstan received four multi-purpose strike helicopters Mi-35M from Russia, the ministry's press service said. Supply of military equipment was carried out in accordance with the agreement between the Kazakh …

DiCaprio might visit Astana to sign tiger agreement

DiCaprio might visit Astana to sign "tiger agreement"

Hollywood star, Oscar winning actor and the UN Messenger of Peace with a special focus on climate change Leonardo DiCaprio might visit Astana for the ceremony of signing of the agreement between the Government of Kazakhstan and …

Nazarbayev delegates some powers to parliament and government

Nazarbayev delegates some powers to parliament and government

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev will delegate some of his sweeping powers to the Central Asian nation's parliament and cabinet, he said on Wednesday, a move that could facilitate an eventual ...

Winter Universiade 2017 Torch Relay kicks off in Astana

Winter Universiade 2017 Torch Relay kicks off in Astana

The Universiade 2017 Torch Relay with the participation of  of Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev has kicked off in Astana. 60 people, including well-known athletes and public figures, will carry the torch …

Süddeutsche Zeitung: Road to peace in Syria lies through Kazakh steppes

Süddeutsche Zeitung: Road to peace in Syria lies through Kazakh steppes

What Syria talks gave to Astana and what is Kazakhstan's role in international politics

Kazakh President to transfer economic powers to government

Kazakh President to transfer economic powers to government

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev said at the meeting of the working group on redistribution of powers that he intends to keep defense capabilities, external policy, public administration, protection of the Constitution, …

 Talks on Syria#039s Civil War off to a Rocky Start

Talks on Syria's Civil War off to a Rocky Start

The negotiations in Kazakhstan's capital continue today