celebrations in the East

Chinese New Year at Diplomatic Club meeting

The Diplomatic Club at the Diplomatic Academy of the Russian Foreign Ministry and the Embassy of the People's Republic of China held a meeting dedicated to the folk traditions of celebrating the Chinese New Year.

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Kazakhstan marks Day of First President for 6th time

Today, the people of Kazakhstan are celebrating the Day of the First President of the Republic for the 6th time. On December 10th 2011, amendments to the law 'On Holidays in the Republic of Kazakhstan' were adopted at the …

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Turkmenistan marks Independence Day

Turkmenistan celebrates the 26th anniversary of its independence on October 27-28, these days have been declared holidays. "Twenty-six years ago, with the declaration of independence, the foundation of a democratic, legal and …

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Russia celebrates Knowledge Day and Eid al-Adha

A total of 15.5 million pupils will go to school in Russia today. 1.8 million children will start their education this year. Russian President Vladimir Putin will make a working trip to the Yaroslavl region, some 250 km …

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 Turkmenistan celebrates Constitution Day

Turkmenistan marks Constitution Day on May 18.  A national holiday - Day of Revival, Unity and Poetry of Magtymguly Fraghi - is also celebrated in Turkmenistan today. A ceremony of laying flowers at the Monument to the Constitution …

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Kazakhstan marks Day of Unity of People

Kazakh citizens have begun the first celebrations of National Day of Unity of People of the country. This day is a public holiday.  On October 18, 1995, the Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev signed the decree …

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 Navruz - view from Baku

Navruz (Nowruz, Nuruz, Nevruz, Nauryz, Nooruz in different languages) is the beginning of the New Year, connected with the astronomical, that is natural natural event - the spring equinox, when the day becomes longer than the night. Navruz is not …

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