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March 15. Kazinform's timeline of major events

15 March 2019 07:00 510

ASTANA. KAZINFORM Kazinform's Timeline is the one-stop shop where you can learn about historical events for the 15th March. See what notable events happened throughout Kazakhstan's history on March 15.


1991 - The President of the Kazakh Soviet Socialist Republic signs Decree "On Nauryz Meiramy - the National Holiday of Spring."

1999 - President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev issues the Decree "On the Republic of Kazakhstan Agency for the Protection of State Secrets."

2010 - The branch of the Al Hilal Bank branch opens its doors in Kazakhstan.

2014 - President of Hungary János Áder decorates Kazakh fine art restorer Krym Altynbekov with Order of Merit in recognition of his achievements in preserving the cultural and historical heritage.

2016 - During the High Security Printing Conference in Bucharest, Romania, KZT 20,000 banknote is recognized as the best in terms of applied design and protection technologies.

2017 - Kazakh boxer Gennady ‘GGG' Golovkin appears on the cover of Boxing News magazine.

- President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev awards his Uzbek Counterpart Shavkat Mirziyoyev with the Order of Dostyk (the Order of Friendship) Class I.

- The Kazakh and Uzbek presidents declare the opening of the Year of the Republic of Uzbekistan in the Republic of Kazakhstan.

- The Heads of State of Central Asian countries make a joint statement on the occasion of the bright holiday of Nauryz.