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April 29. Kazinform's timeline of major events

29 April 2021 07:00

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazinform's Timeline is the one-stop shop where you can learn about historical events for the 29th of April. See what notable events happened throughout Kazakhstan's history on April 29.


1936 – The first edition of Vecherniy Almaty newspaper goes out.

1940 – Kozy Korpesh-Bayan Sulu is premiered at the Musrepov Kazakh State Academic Drama Theatre.

1992 – Prime Minister of Turkey Süleyman Demirel arrives in Almaty for an official visit. The Turkish PM participates in an official opening of the Embassy of Turkey in Kazakhstan.

2002 – The National Presidential Council of Kazakhstan is established. The goal of the Council is to develop proposals and recommendations on the key directions of domestic and foreign policy.

2006 – Memorial Museum of composer, academician Akhmet Zhubanov is unveiled in Almaty.

2011 – A memorial plate devoted to People's Artist of the USSR, Khalyk Kakharmany, director of the Mukhtar Auezov State Academic Drama Theatre Azerbaijan Mambetov (1932-2009) is unveiled in Almaty. The plate was installed on the house where Azerbaijan Mambetov lived.

2013 – Film Harmony Lessons directed by Aziz Zhambakiyev is awarded a special jury prize at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York.

2016 – Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Erlan Idrissov together with heads of foreign diplomatic missions of China, Kyrgyzstan, deputy FMs of Russia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan participate in a tree-planting ceremony on the SCO Lawn. Idrissov also made a donation of about 100 books of President Nursultan Nazarbayev to the library of the SCO Secretariat.

2017 – The summit of the Asian Universities Alliance (AUA) takes place in Beijing. Nazarbayev University of Kazakhstan joins the AUA bringing together 15 higher educational establishments of the world.

2019 – The first session of the Association of Military Educational Establishments of CIS member states takes place in Nur-Sultan.