Green Central Asia project kicks off BERLIN. KAZINFORM Kazakh FM Mukhtar Tileuberdi attended the high-level conference themed Enhancing environment, climate and water resilience to launch the regional integration environment protection project Green Central Asia initiated by Germany within the realization of the new EU’s Strategy on Central Asia and Afghanistan, the Ministry’s press service reports.
First cohort of Afghan women arrived in Kazakhstan as a part of EU educational project ALMATY. KAZINFORM Last week Almaty Management University (hereinafter, Alma U) hosted an official reception on the occasion of the arrival of the first cohort of Afghan women in Kazakhstan that will start their studies as part of a project funded by the European Union (EU) and implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Kazakhstan.
EU’s WECOOP project to continue support for sustainable development and circular economy in CA NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The European Union (EU) renewed the project «European Union – Central Asia Water, Environment and Climate Change Cooperation» (WECOOP) in October 2019. It is the third phase of the project and the new phase is intended to run for three years.
G-20 finance chiefs warn of downside risks to world economy WASHINGTON. KAZINFORM Finance chiefs from the Group of 20 major economies on Thursday warned of the downside risks facing the world economy despite positive developments in the U.S.-China trade row and the United Kingdom's planned exit from the European Union.
EU, London reach Brexit deal BRUSSELS. KAZINFORM EU and British negotiators have been engaged in two-day intensive talks and have reached an agreement, which will unlock the way to Brexit by particularly settling the issue of the Northern Irish border, President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker said via Twitter on Thursday.
EU to boost business climate in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM In the framework of the EU funded Programme Central Asia Invest - Policy Component - implemented by the OECD, the first workshop on «Enhancing the Legal Environment for Business in Central Asia – focus on Kazakhstan» took place today in Nur-Sultan.