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20.03.2019

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev announces retirement

In an unexpected, unexplained flash move, Kazakhstan’s longstanding head of state Nursultan Nazarbayev on March 19 late in the day announced his decision to retire. "I have decided to end my duties as president," Nazarbayev said in a brief televised address on Tuesday without giving a reason for the decision.

"This...

In an unexpected, unexplained flash move, Kazakhstan’s longstanding head of state Nursultan Nazarbayev on March 19 late in the day announced his decision to retire. "I have decided to end my duties as president," Nazarbayev said in a brief televised address on Tuesday without giving a reason for the decision.

"This...

19.03.2019

Nazarbayev laid foundation stone for new mosque in Astana

President Nursultan Nazarbayev laid a foundation stone for a new mosque in Astana.

Sponsored by all those willing citizens and businessmen, the mosque will be located in a new park area near the EXPO town. According to the municipal administration, the mosque can receive up to 30,000 visitors.  The total area...

President Nursultan Nazarbayev laid a foundation stone for a new mosque in Astana.

Sponsored by all those willing citizens and businessmen, the mosque will be located in a new park area near the EXPO town. According to the municipal administration, the mosque can receive up to 30,000 visitors.  The total area...

19.03.2019

Veteran Kazakh leader Nazarbayev resigns after three decades in power

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev unexpectedly resigned on Tuesday after three decades in power, saying his oil-rich Central Asian nation now needed “a new generation of leaders”.

Nazarbayev, 78, the last Soviet-era leader still in charge of his country, said he would retain key security council and party leader positions while handing...

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev unexpectedly resigned on Tuesday after three decades in power, saying his oil-rich Central Asian nation now needed “a new generation of leaders”.

Nazarbayev, 78, the last Soviet-era leader still in charge of his country, said he would retain key security council and party leader positions while handing...

18.03.2019

Central Asian Economic Forum held in Tashkent

First Central Asian Economic Forum was held March 15, 2019, in Tashkent with the participation of the region’s Government representatives. The Kazakhstan delegation was headed by Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Zhenis Kassymbek. The first forum’s topic was “Central Asian Cooperation: Prospects for Mutually Beneficial Development.”

As the Zhenis Kassymbek noted...

First Central Asian Economic Forum was held March 15, 2019, in Tashkent with the participation of the region’s Government representatives. The Kazakhstan delegation was headed by Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Zhenis Kassymbek. The first forum’s topic was “Central Asian Cooperation: Prospects for Mutually Beneficial Development.”

As the Zhenis Kassymbek noted...

15.03.2019

Kazakhstan, Russia debate inter-parliamentary cooperation issues

Chairman of the Senate of the Kazakh Parliament Qasym-Jomart Toqayev received on Thursday a delegation of the Federation Council of Russia led by head of the Foreign Affairs Committee Konstantin Kosachev, the Senate's press service reports.The Kazakh Speaker stressed that Kazakhstan and Russia enjoy friendly and long-standing relations.

He also told...

Chairman of the Senate of the Kazakh Parliament Qasym-Jomart Toqayev received on Thursday a delegation of the Federation Council of Russia led by head of the Foreign Affairs Committee Konstantin Kosachev, the Senate's press service reports.The Kazakh Speaker stressed that Kazakhstan and Russia enjoy friendly and long-standing relations.

He also told...


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