Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev

Tokayev extending state of emergency in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan will ease some coronavirus-related restrictions in the coming days despite extending its state of emergency until May 11, President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev said. The Central Asian nation of 19 million will, in particular, …

Stress test for Tokaev

Yesterday, a year passed since Nursultan Nazarbayev announced his resignation from the post of president of Kazakhstan, appointing Kasym-Zhomart Tokayev as successor to the chairman of the Senate of the Parliament. Experts believe that …

Kazakhstan suspends public events over coronavirus

Kazakhstan is suspending all public events and taking special preventive measures due to the global spread of the coronavirus, President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev wrote on Twitter. Tokayev said the government would ensure …