Top News: Kazakhstan's open investment
Astana TimesTop News: Kazakhstan's open investment policy, EXPO, attract foreign investors to do businessAstana TimesASTANA – Kazakhstan's efforts to draw foreign investors has marked the country as the “foreign investors' haven” in Central Asia. For U.K.-based Aggreko, a supplier of temporary power generation equipment and temperature control equipment, this was one ...
Posted on 9 May 2017 | 9:35 pm
Kazakhstan should diversify economy away
Kazakhstan should diversify economy away from oil, promote private sector — IMFTimes of Central Asia (subscription)ASTANA (TCA) — After a slowdown in 2016, growth in Kazakhstan is expected to strengthen to 2.5 percent this year, reflecting higher oil production and the effect of substantial fiscal stimulus spending, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said in a ...and more »
Posted on 9 May 2017 | 9:01 pm
Creepy Soviet Space Shuttles Are Sitting in
National GeographicCreepy Soviet Space Shuttles Are Sitting in a Kazakhstan DesertNational GeographicA film catches amazing views of the remains of a space program from the Cold War. By Nadia Drake. PUBLISHED May 9, 2017. Tucked into a lonely hangar at Baikonur Cosmodrome on the Kazakh steppe, two Soviet-era space shuttles are quietly gathering ...
Posted on 9 May 2017 | 10:24 am
Kazakhstan parades newly acquired UAVs - IHS
IHS Jane's 360Kazakhstan parades newly acquired UAVsIHS Jane's 360Kazakhstan displayed several newly acquired foreign-made unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) in a parade to mark the 25th anniversary of the founding of the Kazakh armed forces on 7 May: an indication of the Central Asian country's growing capabilities in ...
Posted on 9 May 2017 | 8:59 am
Kazakhstan seeks to accelerate switch to
Nikkei Asian ReviewKazakhstan seeks to accelerate switch to Western alphabet- Nikkei ...Nikkei Asian ReviewKazkommertsbank, which also uses the Romanized name Kazkom, is in the process of rebranding to Qazkom as the use of the Western alphabet spreads.and more »
Posted on 9 May 2017 | 8:22 am
It's nice! Lukas Podolski reacts to his
Galatasaray forward Lukas Podolski reacted to his side's Champions League draw by posting a picture of the legendary Kazakh film character Borat. The former Arsenal man took to Twitter to upload an image of the fictitious film star, played by Sacha Baron ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:40 am
Pakistan and Kazakhstan Look to Increase
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev met in Astana, Kazakhstan on Wednesday to discuss avenues to advance cooperation between their two countries. Sharif and Nazarbayev expressed their interest in deepening trade ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:25 pm
Kazakhstan proposes using nuclear energy in
Kazakhstan and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) are considering an opportunity to use nuclear energy in food and water industries, Tengrinews reports citing the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Yerlan Idrissov. Kazakhstan has signed ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:15 pm
Oscars: Kazakhstan, Croatia Select Academy
Kazakhstan and Croatia have added their entries for this year’s foreign-language film Oscar. Yermek Tursunov’s “Stranger” will represent Kazakhstan, while Dalibor Matanic’s “The High Sun” will represent Croatia. “Stranger”, which receives ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:57 pm
Kazakhstan to host IAEA nuclear fuel bank to
ASTANA, KAZAKHSTAN: The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and Kazakhstan signed an agreement on Thursday to locate the first internationally-controlled bank of low-enriched uranium in the ex-Soviet nation to ensure fuel supplies for power stations ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:08 am