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April 15. Kazinform's timeline of major events

15 April 2019 07:00

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kazinform's Timeline is the one-stop shop where you can learn about historical events for the 15th of April. See what notable events happened throughout Kazakhstan's history on April 15.


In 1925 at the V Congress of Council of Kirgiz (Kazakh) ASSR at the suggestion of Akhmet Baiturssynov it was decided upon recovery of the historical self-designation of the Kazakhs "qazaq". Henceforth all started writing Kazakh ASSR at all official documents instead of Kirgiz ASSR.

Kazakh Embassy to Belgium unveiled in 1993.

Representative Office of the FoodCorporation of Kazakhstan in Great Britain opened in 2005 in London.

In 2006 Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev was awarded the International Turkish World Service Award Prize 2005 by the Turkish World Writers and Artists Foundation (TURKSAV).

For the first time ever in 2008 Kazakhstan's yacht Shokan Valikhanov crossed the Atlantic.

The Silk Road rally official office unveiled in Astana in 2016.

Lithuanian representative office opened in Aktau in 2017.

Kazakhstan for the time ever took part in the London Book Fair in 2018.

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