Astana to host CSTO Collective Security Council Nov 8 MOSCOW. KAZINFORM A session of the CSTO Collective Security Council will be held in Astana on 8 November. The agenda will include issues of international and regional security, coordination of foreign policy activities of the CSTO member states, improving mechanisms for counteracting threats and challenges and the development of the CSTO military capabilities, CSTO spokesman Vladimir Zainetdinov told BelTA.
President commissioned to set up low-cost airline under flagship carrier ASTANA. KAZINFORM Head of State Nursultan Nazarbayev has met today with Minister for Investment and Development Zhenis Kassymbek, member of the Directors Board of JSC Samruk-Kazyna Richard Evans and President of Air Astana Peter Foster.
CIS to create fast assistance group for nuclear emergencies ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The CIS countries' agreement on mutual assistance in case of nuclear or radiation emergencies will make it possible to promptly form a fast assistance group capable of arriving at the scene of a hypothetical incident within 24 hours, the deputy CEO or Russia's state corporation Rosatom, Nikolai Spassky, said on the sidelines of a meeting of the CIS Prime Ministers' Council on Friday, TASS reports.
KASE day session: USDKZT_TOM = 371.15 ALMATY. KAZINFORM - The afternoon foreign currencies trading session ended on Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE). For USDKZT_TOM this session is an additional one. No trading in instruments RUBKZT_TOM and RUBKZT_0_001 was held today on KASE due to the holiday on November 5, 2018 in the Russian Federation (The People's Unity Day). 21 banks traded in the session.
CIS countries to continue eliminating barriers in mutual trade ASTANA. KAZINFORM The CIS countries will continue eliminating barriers in mutual trade, Chairman of the CIS Heads of Government Council, Prime Minister of Tajikistan Kokhir Rasulzoda said at the session of the CIS Heads of Government Council in Astana, Kazinform reports.
Kazakhstan, WCO discuss prospects of coop in Brussels ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Belgium Aigul Kuspan met with the Secretary General of the World Customs Organization (WCO) Kunio Mikuriya this week. During the meeting, two sides discussed current issues and prospects of cooperation between Kazakhstan and the WCO, Kazinform has learnt from the Kazakh MFA's press service.
Kazakh FM, British envoys mull over cooperation prospects ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Meeting with the British ambassadors to the countries of Central Asia, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kairat Abdrakhmanov discussed new opportunities for the development of bilateral and multilateral cooperation, Kazinform cites the Kazakh MFA's press service.