Delegations from Russia, Kazakhstan to participate in commemorative events in Brest on 22 June BREST. KAZINFORM Delegations from Russia and Kazakhstan are expected to take part in events timed to the Day of Nationwide Remembrance of Victims of the Great Patriotic War, representatives of the Brest city administration told BelTA.
Fast-paced reforms lead to improvements in ease of doing business across Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Regions of Kazakhstan have made doing business easier by improving business regulation over the past two years, says the World Bank in a new report released today, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the World Bank.
Saudi Arabia holds top crude oil exporter title in 2018 ANKARA. KAZINFORM Saudi Arabia retained the title of the world's top crude oil exporter last year, according to data compiled by Anadolu Agency on British energy giant BP's Statistical Review of World Energy 2019 report, Anadoly Agency reports.
Book by Kazakhstani scientist featured into authoritative database web of science ALMATY. KAZINFORM - Monograph of Al-Farabi KazNU's Rector, Academician Galym Mutanov «Mathematical Methods and Models in Economic Planning, Management and Budgeting» is featured into the authoritative international database of leading scientific publications Web of Science Core Collection, Kazinform reports.
President names new Minister of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has appointed Magzum Mirzagaliyev as the head of the newly-established Ministry of Ecology, Geology and Natural Resources, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of Akorda.
OSCE trains military officers on Vienna Document in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM An OSCE-supported four-day regional training seminar on the practical implementation of the Vienna Document 2011 and the implementation of confidence- and security-building measures concluded on 14 June 2019 in Nur-Sultan. Some 30 military officers from Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Mongolia took part in the event, the OSCE Programme Office in the Kazakh capital informs.
Kazakhstan-EAEU trade turnover reached $6.1bn in Jan-Apr 2019 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM As per preliminary data, mutual trade between Kazakhstan and member states of the Eurasian Economic Union totaled $6bn125.8mn in January-April 2019, that is 0.1% more compared to the same period in 2018, Kazinform learnt from the Statistics Committee of the National Economy Ministry.
India invests $317M in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - India remains one of the key trade, economic and investment partners of Kazakhstan in South Asia. Over 2005-2018, the gross inflow of foreign direct investment from India into the Kazakh economy amounted US$317 million, Kazinform cites the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Jakob Fuglsang of Astana Pro Team wins Critérium du Dauphiné NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Winning the race already once in 2017, today Jakob Fuglsang claimed his second Critérium du Dauphiné GC victory. The Dane successfully defended his lead in the final stage together with his teammates, of which Kazakh national champion Alexey Lutsenko was able to take a GC top 10 as well, securing a seventh place overall. Astana Pro Team has also been crowned as the winner of the Team Classification, the team's press office informs.
Kazakhstan's Ambassador presents Credential Letters to King of Saudi Arabia NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - At Al-Salam Palace in Jeddah, Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Berik Aryn presented his Credentials to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, King of Saudi Arabia, the press office of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs informs.
Facebook's new cryptocurrency gets new backers NEW YORK. KAZINFORM Facebook has signed up more than a dozen companies including Visa, Mastercard, PayPal and Uber Technologies to back the new cryptocurrency that the social-media giant plans to unveil this week, according to a report from the Dow Jones Newswires made available to EFE on Friday.
Astana’s Sanchez wins solo after phenomenal team’s work At Tour De Suisse Stage 2 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Meanwhile, at the Tour de Suisse Astana Pro Team has continued its fantastic Sunday with an amazing solo victory of Luis Leon Sanchez at the second stage of the race. Sanchez attacked with 11 km to go and immediately opened a solid gap. He was able to stay clear away right until the finish line in Langnau im Emmental, taking a very emotional win, the team's press office informs.
Majilis Speaker signs order to convene joint sitting of Kazakhstan Parliament NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Nurlan Nigmatulin, Chairman of the Maiilis (the lower house of the Kazakhstan Parliament), signed the Order to convene a joint session of the houses of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kazinform cites press service of the Majilis.
Led by Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Kazakhstan will be able to move to a new stage of development - Yoriko Kawaguchi NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Ex-Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan Yoriko Kawaguchi (2002-2004) congratulated Kazakhstan on successful presidential election and expressed sincere joy over Kassym-Jomart Tokayev's win, Kazinform reports.