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April 18. Kazinform's timeline of major events

18 April 2019 07:00

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazinform's Timeline is the one-stop shop where you can learn about historical events for the 18th of April. See what notable events happened throughout Kazakhstan's history on April 18.


In 2005, Kazakhstan's environmental expert Kaisha Atakhanova was awarded the Goldman Environmental Prize.

In 2011, the First President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, was awarded the Order of the Cross of St. Mary's Land of Estonia.

In 2011, Kazakhstan's exporters gained the right to use ILAC-MRA mark.

In 2012, the First President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, became the fourth statesman to get awarded a degree of Doctor Honoris Causa of Malaysian Limkokwing University of Creative Technology.

A memorial plaque in honor of outstanding Kazakh writer Mukhtar Auezzov was unveiled in 2013 in Bishkek.

In 2014, the First Kazakh President, Nursultan Nazarbayev, was awarded the Golden Star of the Hero of the Cossack people of Ukraine.

The Kazakh Embassy in Lebanon presented a book entitled Kazakhstan-Lebanese relations: 20 years of successful partnership in 2014.

In 2014, Bauyr feature film by Serik Aprymov was awarded Preis des Auswärtigen Amtes, the prize of the Foreign Ministry of Germany, and Euro 4,000 at the XIV Film Festival of the Central and Western Europe, goEast.

In 2017, China's Hunan TV made a documentary about Dimash Kudaibergen who successfully performed in the I am a Singer project.

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