Death toll in Kazakhstan's Arys explosion increases

Two people were killed, 165 people injured and roughly 40,000 people were evacuated after an explosion rocked a military depot in Kazakhstan's city of Arys, the Kazakh Ministry of Internal Affairs announced. Kazakh Prime Minister …

Military unit explodes in Kazakhstan

A warehouse on the territory of the Kazakh city of Arys in Turkestan region was hit by the blast, Kazakhstan's Ministry of Emergency Situations reported. The telephone call about explosion was received at 9:20 am, AKIpress …

 An-2 plane crashes in Kazakhstan

An AN-2 plane crashed this morning in Akmolin region of Kazakhstan.  The pilot died, two members of the crew were hospitalized, the Kazakh Ministry of Emergency Situations reported.  The plane crashed at about 10:00 …

 3.6 earthquake in Kazakhstan

An earthquake with a magnitude 3.6 took place in Kazakhstan, the Seismological Experimental and Methodological Expedition informs. The tremors were recorded at 19:31:53 Nur-Sultan time. The epicenter of the earthquake is …

Kazakhstan needs consolidation of elites

Inauguration of the elected president of Kazakhstan, Kasym-Zhomart Tokayev, took place on June 12. 70.76% of voters voted for him. Opposition candidate Amirzhan Kosanov came second with 16.23% of votes. Now, according to experts, new …

Kazakhstan to start export of high-octane gasoline

Kazakhstan plans to begin exporting high-octane gasoline in the second half of June 2019, Kazakh Minister of Energy Kanat Bozumbayev told a government meeting today. According to the minister, 21.7 million tonnes of oil …