May 22. Kazinform's timeline of major events
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazinform's Timeline is the one-stop shop where you can learn about historical events for the 22nd of May. See what notable events happened throughout Kazakhstan's history on May 22.
In 1992, Kazakhstan became 164th state to join UNESCO.
In 2002, the First President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev was awarded the Golden Order of Freedom for strengthening friendly relations between Kazakhstan and Slovenia.
The embassy of Kazakhstan opened in Abu Dhabi in 2006 in order to strengthen diplomatic relations between Kazakhstan and the UAE.
Baiterek National Management Holding was founded in 2013 to optimize development institutions, financial organizations management system and to develop national economy.
In 2014, the Seifullin Kazakh Agro-Technical University was recognized as the best intra-CIS for inventing.
In 2014, Kazakhstan was elected as a chairman of the Asia Pacific Forum for Sustainable Development.
In 2017, Kazakhstan's chess player Guliskan Nakhbayeva, 25, became the silver medalist of the Asian Chess Championship.
In 2017, Kazakhstan for the first time ever grabbed gold at the World Archery Cup in Shanghai.