Atyrau region and Kalmykia to boost cooperation PETROPAVLOVSK. KAZINFORM - The Administration of Atyrau region (Kazakhstan) and the Government of Republic of Kalmykia (Russia) has signed a cooperation agreement within the framework of the 15th Kazakhstan-Russia Interregional Cooperation Forum with the participation of the Presidents of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Russian Federation in Petropavlovsk, the Atyrau Regional Communication Service informs.
US companies study Kostanay region investment opportunities KOSTANAY. KAZINFORM A delegation from the United States has arrived in Kostanay region to study opportunities for implementing projects in the sphere of agro-industrial complex, Kazinform reports referring to the press service of the governor of the region.
Kazakh, Russian MPs mull over ratification of Convention on Caspian Sea Legal Status ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Aktau has hosted the 13th session of the Commission on Cooperation between the Senate of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation. The delegation of Iran also participated in the meeting, the Kazakh Senate's press service informs.
Kazakhstan attended Turkic Council sitting on diaspora affairs ISTANBUL. KAZINFORM As part of their working trip to Turkey Social Development Minister of Kazakhstan Darkhan Kaletayev and president of Otandastar Fund Nurtai Abykayev took part in the 3rd meeting of the ministers and heads of institutions in charge of diaspora affairs of the Turkic Council held on November 8.
Nursultan Nazarbayev suggests developing bilateral tourism with Russia PETROPAVLOVSK. KAZINFORM - President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has proposed to develop bilateral tourism with Russia at the plenary session of the 15th Kazakhstan-Russia Interregional Cooperation Forum hosted by Petropavlovsk, Kazinform correspondent reports.
KASE day session: USDKZT_SPT = 372.57 ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The afternoon foreign currencies trading session ended on Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE). No trading in the instruments USDKZT_TOM, EURUSD_TOM and USDKZT_0_001 was held on KASE today due to the holiday on November 12 in the US (Veterans Days). 21 banks traded in the session.
Solar plant to be installed in Turkestan rgn TURKESTAN. KAZINFORM Governor of Turkestan region Zhanseit Tuimebayev has met with the delegation of entrepreneurs of the Republic of Korea led by KK-KIUNSEN company's director to debate realization of investment projects in the region, Kazinform reports referring to the governor's press service.
OSCE supports roundtable discussion on Kazakhstan's new Environmental Code ASTANA. KAZINFORM The OSCE Programme Office in Astana will support the last in a series of three roundtable discussions on elaboration of recommendations for newly planned Environmental Code of Kazakhstan on November 13 in Astana.
'Bridging the Digital Divide' ministerial forum held in Wuzhen BEIJING-WUZHEN. KAZINFORM - A ministerial forum themed, "Bridging the Digital Divide", was held in Wuzhen, East China's Zhejiang province, on Thursday, serving as a sub-forum of the fifth World Internet Conference (WIC), chinadaily.com.cn reports.
Number of Yiwu-Madrid trains passing through Kazakhstan increased by 80% YIWU. KAZINFORM The number of trains running through Kazakhstan by the longest freight-carrying railway between China and Europe (Yiwu-Madrid, Yixinou) in 2018 grew by 80%, Kazinform correspondent in China Sadyk Akizhanov reports.
KASE morning session: USDKZT_TOD - 372.00/373.00 KASE. KAZINFORM The morning foreign currency trading session ended on Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE). No trading in the instrument USDKZT_TОМ was held on KASE today due to the holiday on November 12 in the US (Veterans Days). 18 banks traded in the session.
Kazakhstan can impact peaceful process in Afghanistan - EU Special Envoy BRUSSELS. KAZINFORM The European Union is interested in Kazakhstan's active engagement in the Afghan regulation process, EU Special Envoy for Afghanistan Roland Kobia said in an interview with Kazinform on the sidelines of the conference in EP on Joint Vision of Afghanistan. The event was organized by South Asia Democratic Forum think tank.