UNDP and CIP agree to cooperate on EU-funded initiative NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM A partnership agreement on the European Union (EU)-funded new initiative «Economic Empowerment of Afghan Women through Education and Training in Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan» was signed between the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Kazakhstan and the Centre for International Programmes (CIP), UNDP Kazakhstan informs on its website.
SATUC Charity Foundation intends to cooperate with Kazakhstan CAIRO. KAZINFORM - Arman Issagaliyev, Kazakh Ambassador to Egypt, have met with Princess Sheikha Al-Thani, a member of the ruling family of Qatar, the President of the SATUC charity organization, the Head office of which is located in Cairo, Kazinform cites the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Kazakh Majilis Speaker receives Qatari Ambassador ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Nurlan Nigmatulin, Chairman of the Majilis (the lower house of the Kazakhstan Parliament), has held today a meeting with Ahmed bin Ali Al Tamimi, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the State of Qatar to Kazakhstan, Kazinform cites the press service of the Majilis.
EU-Arab League Summit to start in Egypt ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, will, alongside the President of the European Council, Donald Tusk, represent the European Union at the 1st EU-League of Arab States (LAS) Summit on Sunday 24 and Monday 25 February in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt, the European Commission's press office informs.
Article by President Nazarbayev opens new page in human history: Jordanian expert AMMAN. KAZINFORM - "Seven Facets of the Great Steppe" Article by President Nursultan Nazarbayev opens a new page in the history of mankind, in particular, on the role of the Turkic peoples' nomadic civilization in the process of the human society development, Mashhur Abu Eid, an expert on the Middle East, shared his opinion with Kazinform correspondent at a diplomatic reception in honor of the 27th Anniversary of Independence of Kazakhstan, which was organized by the Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Jordan.
Kazakhstan to send 120 troops to UN Interim Force in Lebanon ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The delegation of Kazakhstan will participate September 12 in the UN Security Council meeting on the reform of UN peacekeeping, Spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan Aibek Smadiyarov announced, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakhstan, Palestine move into new era of cooperation ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The Republic of Kazakhstan and the State of Palestine have signed the Memorandum of Understanding on political consultations and the Memorandum of Cooperation with regard to chambers of commerce and industry, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazakh foreign minister addresses OIC summit in Istanbul ASTANA. KAZINFORM - At the instruction of President Nursultan Nazarbayev, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Kairat Abdrakhmanov attended an extraordinary summit of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation in Istanbul called by President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan over the events which occurred in the Gaza Strip on May 14, 2018, the Kazakh MFA's press service reported.
Sochi to host next international meeting on Syria ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The next High-Level International Meeting on Syria will be held in Sochi, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan Yerzhan Ashikbayev announced, summarizing the results of the Astana Process, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Coop with Qatari businessmen discussed at Kazakh Government ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev has held a meeting today with Faisal Bin Qassim Al Thani, the Chairman of Al Faisal Holding, one of Qatar's leading private companies, primeminister.kz reports.
Non-oil growth of 5% helps make Bahrain GCC’s fastest growing economy in 2017 ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Bahrain's real GDP grew by 3.9 percent in 2017, with the non-oil economy expanding by 5 percent, making it the fastest growing country among the Gulf Cooperation Council Member States, revealed data published in the latest Bahrain Economic Quarterly (BEQ), WAM reports.