Almaty to reduce amount of harmful industries

According to the new general development plan of Almaty, all enterprises that damage the environment and present the danger of anthropogenic catastrophe will be moved beyond the city borders and the empty giant production plants of the Soviet …

South Korea counts on Kazakhstan's support

South Korea hopes that Kazakhstan will support the international efforts aimed at resolving the nuclear problem in the Korean Peninsula, South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha said. Kazakh Foreign Minister …

World shocked by Kemerovo mall tragedy

The international community has expressed condolences after the fire at a shopping mall in the Russian city of Kemerovo killed more than 60 people. Russian President Vladimir Putin was one of the first to extend …

Earthquake hits 852 km from Almaty

The National Network of Seismic Stations of the Kazakh Interior Ministry recorded an earthquake on March 25 at 4:17 Almaty time, Kazinform reported. "The earthquake epicentre was located in Afghanistan, 852 km southwest of Almaty. …