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April 16. Kazinform's timeline of major events

16 April 2019 07:01

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kazinform's Timeline is the one-stop shop where you can learn about historical events for the 16th of April. See what notable events happened throughout Kazakhstan's history on April 16.

1990 - The Karaganda Regional Philharmonic Branch was named after Kali Baizhanov (1877-1966) - Kazakhstani singer, People's Artist of the KazSSR (1945), one of the founders of the Kazakh Chorus of Karaganda Radio Committee.

2004 - Kazinform International News Agency began publishing information in Roman script.

2000 - The International Abai Club issued Amanat magazine, the only edition publishing the literature of the ethnicities living in Kazakhstan, with a circulation of 7,500 copies.

2005 - President Nursultan Nazarbayev participated in inauguration of a new building of the Kazakhstan Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

2007 - On the occasion of the 15th anniversary of the Kazakhstan-Cuba diplomatic relations, Cuban Ambassador to Kazakhstan Teresita Capote Camacho awarded Kazakhstani writer Rollan Seissenbayev with the Friendship Order for his contribution to the promotion of Latin American literature.

2009 - President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev received the highest award of the Chinese Olympic Committee in Beijing. The Badge of Honor of China's National Olympic Committee was established in August 2008 and has been awarded for outstanding contribution to the development of the Olympic movement, popularization of sport and healthy life style.

2013 - JSC NC Kazakhstan Engineering joined the UN Global Compact - one of the fundamental international documents stipulating commitment to the principles of corporate social responsibility.

2015 - President Nursultan Nazarbayev had a meeting with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, who had arrived in Kazakhstan for the first official visit . The two leaders discussed the ways of deepening the ties in trade-economic, investment, industrial, transit-transport and cultural-humanitarian spheres.

2018 - Kazakhstan officially opened its booth at the China Outbound Travel Market 2018 exhibition in Beijing.
The pavilion devoted to the theme ‘Harmony of Urban and Adventure Tourism' featuring the opportunities of eco- and ethno-tourism as well as active leisure in Kazakhstan along with City Break, MICE tourism, shopping, transit tours etc.

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