Danish crown prince to visit S. Korea next week SEOUL. KAZINFORM - Denmark's Crown Prince Frederik and his wife, Crown Princess Mary, will visit South Korea next week to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between the two countries, the Seoul government said Thursday, Yonhap reports.
Presidential candidate Tugel meets with cultural workers in Akmola region SHCHUCHINSK. KAZINFORM - Presidential candidate Sadybek Tugel and his agents have met with cultural workers of the town of Shchuchinsk in Akmola region as well as residents of the town, Kazinform has learnt from the election campaign headquarters of the candidate.
Xavier Sala i Martin: The reason I come to AEF is ideas NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Xavier Sala i Martin, Professor of Economics at Columbia University and the man behind the Global Competitiveness Index, has shared his thoughts on the importance of the Astana Economic Forum (AEF) for global community, Kazinform reports.
Presidential candidate Rakhimbekov visits Kazakh Agrotechnical University NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Presidential candidate nominated by the Auyl National Democratic Patriotic Party Toleutay Rakhimbekov has paid a visit to the Seifullin Kazakh Agrotechnical University where he surveyed the work of modernly equipped innovative laboratories, Kazinform reports.
PM Mamin meets reps of major international financial institutions in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM On the sidelines of the XII Astana Economic Forum, Prime Minister Askar Mamin held meetings with management of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, the Asian Development Bank, the Chinese CITIC Bank and the Indian Punjab National Bank, primeminister.kz reports.
CEC members meet CIS IPA international observers NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM On Thursday, members of the Central Election Commission Zauresh Baimoldina and Bakhyt Meldeshov met with international observers of the CIS Inter-Parliamentary Assembly, namely with Deputy Director of the International Institute for Monitoring Democracy Development, Parliamentarianism and Suffrage Protection of Citizens of IPA CIS Member States (IPA CIS IIMDD) Yekaterina Goloulina, Head of IIMDD Expert Group Stanislav Tkachenko and Advisor of the IIMDD Elections Monitoring Department T.Shulgina, Kazinform reports.
Astana Opera to stage Eugene Onegin in Karaganda NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Astana Opera's tour to Karaganda will take place on May 18 at the Saken Seifullin Karaganda Regional Kazakh Drama Theatre with the support of the Ministry of Culture and Sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan as part of the Rukhani Zhangyru program. A concert performance of Tchaikovsky's outstanding opera Eugene Onegin was prepared for the audience's attention, the press service of Astana Opera says.
Akhmetbekov's campaign office reps visit Astana Electrical Engineering plant NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Representatives of the campaign office of presidential candidate Zhambyl Akhmetbekov have paid a visit to Astana Electrical Engineering Plant LLP today, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Communist People's Party of Kazakhstan.
Personnel cut in some sectors may reach 30% in 7 years - expert NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Disco Consulting Group partner Daulet Argandykov has presented optimistic and pessimistic scenarios of the global market development today during the conference dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the International Labour Organization in Nur-Sultan.
1st in post-Soviet space Center of Islamic Finance opens at KazNU NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The project was implemented in cooperation with Al-Farabi KazNU with the International Financial Center Astana (AIFC) and Hamad Bin Khalifa Qatar University, Kazinform has learnt from the university's press service.
President Tokayev, IMF Managing Director eye key areas of cooperation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has met with Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde in Nur-Sultan today, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of Akorda.
Crucial to ensure well-balanced, harmonious human progress, China's Vice Premier NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM "I would like to take this opportunity and express my great respect to First President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev who was the initiator of the forum and express high recognition to the Government of Kazakhstan for the high level of the forum," Vice Premier of the State Council of China Han Zheng said, taking the floor at the XII Astana Economic Forum.
Creation of ‘G-Global Dialogue: Greater Eurasia’ platform as part of AEF proposed in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN.KAZINFORM - The First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Yelbasy (Leader of the Nation), Nursultan Nazarbayev, has proposed today to create separate platform "G-Global Dialogue: Greater Eurasia" as part of the Astana Economic Forum, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Trump to visit S. Korea for talks on N. Korea, alliance SEOUL/WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM U.S. President Donald Trump will visit South Korea next month for talks with President Moon Jae-in on the denuclearization of North Korea and alliance issues, Moon's office announced Thursday amid growing concerns about the overall peace process.
Presidential candidate Taspikhov meets with Working Youth Forum participants NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Amangeldy Taspikhov, the presidential candidate nominated by the Federation of Trade Unions of the Republic of Kazakhstan, met with participants of the Working Youth National forum in Karaganda region, Kazinform cites the press service of the Federation.
Representatives of Yespayeva’s election campaign team meet with voters in W Kazakhstan URALSK. KAZINFORM - The election campaign team of Daniya Yespayeva, the candidate for the presidency of the Republic of Kazakhstan nominated by the Ak Zhol Democratic Party of Kazakhstan, held a meeting with young voters in Uralsk, Kazinform cites the Party's press service.
WHO recommends healthy lifestyle to reduce risk of dementia GENEVA. KAZINFORM The World Health Organization (WHO) on Tuesday released new guidelines for reducing the risk of dementia, recommending a healthy lifestyle including regular exercise, not smoking, avoiding harmful use of alcohol, and controlling weight.
The US is one of key partners of Kazakhstan, MFA NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Development of cooperation with the US is one of priorities of Kazakhstan's foreign policy. Kazakhstan-US relations develop within extended strategic partnership and agreements achieved following the results of the official visit of First President of Kazakhstan-Leader of the Nation Nursultan Nazarbayev to the US last January, the Kazakh MFA's press service reports.
Kazakh Defense Minister visits zone of responsibility of IndKazBat peacekeeping battalion NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Within the working visit to the Republic of Lebanon the Minister of Defence of the Republic of Kazakhstan Major General Nurlan Yermekbayev got familiarised with the everyday activities of the military personnel of Kazakhstan's peacekeeping contingent and its rotation process, the Kazakh MFA's press office informs.