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April 19. Kazinform's timeline of major events

19 April 2019 07:00

ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Kazinform's Timeline is the one-stop shop where you can learn about historical events for the 19th of April. See what notable events happened throughout Kazakhstan's history on April 19.


Tu-154m owned by Azamat air carrier with 120 tourists onboard completed the first ever flight from Almaty to the Turkish city of Trabzon in 1993.

The session of the People's Assembly of Kazakhstan reviewed and approved the draft Doctrine of National Unity in 2010.

In 2011, the First President of Kazakhstan - the Leader of the Nation, Nursultan Nazarbayev, took part in the Summit on the Safe and Innovative Use of Nuclear Energy in Kiev. Attending the summit were delegates from 67 countries, heads of state and government who focused on the need to ensure responsible and safe development of peaceful nuclear energy.

People's Artist of Kazakhstan Aiman Mussakhojayeva became the first Kazakhstani musician to sign a contract with German recording company Deutsche Grammophon Gesellschaft in 2013.

In 2014, a memorial plaque was unveiled in honor of Mukhtar Auezov in Ust Kamenogorsk.

Burabay resort was featured into the top 3 most popular CIS reports by in 2016.

In 2017, Qunanbai and A Walnut Tree films released by Kazakhfilm Film Studio were screened at the 7th International Film Festival in Beijing for the first time.

The Ministry of Education and Science of Kazakhstan and the Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs of France inked the Agreement on the Abai-Vern Scholarship Program implementation in 2018. The agreement is expected to strengthen Kazakh-French partnership in the sphere of higher education. As part of the program Kazakhstani students will pursue their studies at the top-ranking French universities.