Scorpions attack Shymkent

Arthropods not only attack local residents in the streets, but also sneak into their houses. In August alone, 39 people turned to doctors after being bitten by scorpions, 13 of them being children, the portal reports. The …

Winter to begin with sun in Kazakhstan

According to Kazakhstan weather forecasters, it will be sunny in Kazakhstan on December 1. Meanwhile, in different regions, the temperature will vary significantly. The coldest weather on the first day of winter will be in Nur-Sultan - …

Turkestan region established in Kazakhstan

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has renamed South Kazakhstan region into Turkestan region, according to the executive order posted on the Akorda press service. Turkestan has become the administrative …

Man dies after two-car crash in Shymket

One man died and three were injured as a result of an accident in Shymkent, Yesterday, a BMW collided with a Daewoo Nexia at the intersection of Auezov and Alibekov streets, Sputnik-Kazakhstan reports with a reference to the …

Hitch in modernization of Kazakh oil refineries

The Kazakhstan Ministry of Energy has announced about the postponement of modernization terms of the Atyrau, Pavlodar and Shymkent refineries. The corresponding activities are planned to be completed at the first two companies until the …

Kazakh Air Forces receive new Russian helicopters

The Kazakh Air Forces have received new MI-171Sh combat-transport helicopters, the press service of the Ministry of Defense of Kazakhstan said. The official welcoming ceremony was held at the aviation base in Shymkent in the southern …