Azerbaijani observers to participate in presidential election in Kazakhstan BAKU. KAZINFORM A delegation led by Chairman of the Azerbaijani Central Election Commission (CEC) Mazahir Panahov is on a visit to Kazakhstan to observe the country's extraordinary presidential election to be held on June 9, Trend reports referring to CEC.
Kazakh Majilis Speaker, President of Uzbekistan discuss bilateral cooperation issues TASHKENT. KAZINFORM Chairman of the Majilis of the Kazakh Parliament Nurlan Nigmatullin, who is paying an official visit to Uzbekistan, met with Head of State Shavkat Mirziyoyev, the Chamber's press service reports.
8yo Kazakh boy wins gold at chess championship in France NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Sauat Nurgaliyev of Kazakhstan has won the rapid chess gold at the French Chess Rapid and Blitz Open that brought together 539 players, Kazakhstan's Chess Federation's press service reports. The championship took place in Le Blanc-Mesnil, France.
Djokovic to play French Open semifinal against Thiem, Nadal to face Federer PARIS. KAZINFORM World No.1 Novak Djokovic reached another French Open semifinal after a 7-5, 6-2, 6-2 victory over fifth-seeded Alexander Zverev, leaving himself only two wins from becoming the second man in history to hold all four Grand Slam titles simultaneously on two separate occasions.
Kazakh weightlifter clinches gold at IWF Junior World Championships NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazakhstan Dariya Akhmerova claimed second gold for Team Kazakhstan at the IWF (International Weightlifting Federation) Junior World Championships in Suva, Fiji, Kazinform has learnt from the National Olympic Committee.
Italian delegation visits National Defense University NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - A meeting between representatives of higher military educational institutions of Kazakhstan and Italy was held at the National Defense University named after the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - the Leader of the Nation in Nur-Sultan, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh Ministry of Defense.
First graduates of AIFC Bureau - Public Administration Academy joint programme received qualification certificates NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The first certificates from the hands of the AIFC Chairman of the Board Kairat Aitekenov and Rector of the Presidential Academy of Public Administration Altair Akhmetov were given to the representatives of regional government agencies from the East Kazakhstan, Kostanay, Karaganda, Akmola, Aktobe, and Turkestan regions. In total, 15 students attended the "Master of Public Administration" and "Doctor of Public Management" programs of the Presidential Academy of Public Administration, who will apply their knowledge in their fields, a press release from AIFC reads.
Flashmob in support of Akhmetbekov held in Nur-Sultan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM On June 6 the city election campaign headquarters initiated a flashmob themed the Communist People's Party of Kazakhstan stands for healthy lifestyle. The representatives of presidential candidate Zhambyl Akhmetbekov and party activists gathered near the Zhastar Palace, the party's press service reports.
Materials in support of presidential candidate Amangeldy Taspikhov distributed in Karaganda KARAGANDA. KAZINFORM - Activists of Amangeldy Taspikhov's Karaganda regional election campaign headquarters have disseminated in the city of Karaganda campaign materials in support of the presidential candidate of the Federation of Trade Unions of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Parliamentary speakers of Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan hold talks TASHKENT. KAZINFORM - Making an official visit to Uzbekistan, Chairman of the Majilis of the Parliament of Kazakhstan Nurlan Nigmatulin held talks with the Speaker of the Legislative Chamber of the Oliy Majlis (the Parliament of Uzbekistan) Nurdinjon Ismoilov, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh Majilis.
Reps of presidential candidate Sadybek Tugel meet with voters in N Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - At the School of Art in the town of Taiynsha, North Kazakhstan region, representatives of presidential candidate Sadybek Tugel held a meeting with employees of the district library, ordinary residents of the town, the press office of the candidate's election campaign headquarters informs.
AIX launches Nasdaq’s SMARTS Market Surveillance Technology NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Astana International Exchange (AIX) announced that the Nasdaq's SMARTS Market Surveillance system for real-time surveillance and monitoring of market operations functions was deployed successfully, Kazinform cites the press office of the Astana International Financial Centre.
KASE morning session: USDKZT_TОМ = 383.43 ALMATY. KAZINFORM The morning foreign currency trading session ended on Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE). No trading in instruments CNYKZT_TOD, CNYKZT_0_001 and CNYKZT_0_002 was held on KASE today due to the holiday on June 7 in the People's Republic of China (Dragonboat Festival). 20 members of KASE traded in the session.
EAEU, China agreed on coop in movement of goods NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM An Agreement on Exchange of Information on Goods and Vehicles of International Transport Moved across the Customs Borders of the Eurasian Economic Union and the People's Republic of China was signed during the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, Kazinform learnt from primeminister.kz.
Golovkin vs Rolls fight to air live on two TV channels in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The boxing event, the headliners of which will be Kazakhstan's Gennady Golovkin (38-1-1, 34 KOs) and Canadian Steve Rolls (19-0, 10 KOs), will take place on June 8 (June 9 morning Nur-Sultan time) at Madison Square Garden in New York City, U.S., Kazinform cites Sports.kz.
Kazakhstan, Singapore stepping up trade, economic and investment cooperation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM On the sidelines of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Alikhan Smailov met with Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry of the Republic of Singapore Koh Poh Koon, Kazinform learnt from primeminister.kz.
Astana Opera soloist marvelously performs in Barcelona NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Astana Opera Soloist Yevgeniy Chainikov performed with great success at the Spanish Teatre de Sarrià in Barcelona. Domenico Cimarosa's opera Il Matrimonio Segreto under the baton of the renowned music director, tenor and pedagogue Raúl Giménez has completed the theatrical chamber season in Barcelona, opera house's press office informs.
Rains, strong winds predicted in Kazakhstan on Friday NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - On June 7, the passage of atmospheric fronts will cause scattered rains in most of Kazakhstan, except for the western and southwestern regions. Thunderstorm and strong wind are expected, Kazinform has learned from Kazhydromet Weather Service.