Russia and Kazakhstan

Russia's Arctic pavilion opens at EXPO-2017

Opening ceremony of Russian pavilion dedicated to Arctic was held in Astana in the framework of international exhibition EXPO-2017. The event was attended by Russian Ambassador to Kazakhstan Mikhail Bocharnikov, Deputy Minister of …

Baikonur prepares for Progress MS-06 launch

Preparations for the second launch of the year began at Baikonur cosmodrome under the ISS programme, Kazinfom reports. Specialists of the Progress Russian Space Center are preparing Soyuz-2.1A carrier rocket for the launch which is …

Kazakh airlines allowed to use trans-Siberian routes

The Kazakh and Russian authorities have reached an agreement allowing Kazakh air carriers to make use of Trans-Siberian routes, the Kazakh Ministry for Investment and Development's press service said. "Following the results of …

 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 …

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 …