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December 2. Kazinform's timeline of major events

2 December 2020 07:00

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazinform's Timeline is the one-stop shop where you can learn about historical events for the 2nd of December. See what notable events happened throughout Kazakhstan's history on December 2.


The International Day for the Abolition of Slavery is on December 2, organized by the United Nations General Assembly.


1992 – Then President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev is elected as an academician of the International Academy of Engineering at the general meeting in Moscow, Russia.

2008 – The International Center of Cultures and Religions is opened in Astana city now Nur-Sultan.

2011 – First Kazakh President-Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev’s book «The Kazakhstan Way» capturing the challenging and big moments in Kazkahstan’s recent history is published in the Uzbek language in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.

2014 - Then President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev is awarded Turkmenistan’s highest title «The Honored Elder of the Nation» by Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow.

2015 – The professional photos, pictures, books, and other exhibits related to the works of First Kazakh President-Elbasy Nursultan Nazarbayev are on display at one of the main large halls of the Congresium Ankara exhibition ground in Turkey.

2016 – Kazakhstani Zhansaya Abdumalik wins the 6th Women International Chess Memorial of Krystyna Hołuj-Radzikowska in Wrocław, Poland, outscoring woman grandmaster Anastasia Bodnaruk of Russia in a nine-round match as well as bronze medalist of the Women's European Individual Chess Championship Polish Monika Soćko.

2018 – The Spanish capital hosts the solemn ceremony of opening the Center for Kazakh Literature and Arts at the Library of the Spanish Agency for International Cooperation (AECID), leading to the signature of the General Protocol between the National Academic Library of Kazakhstan and the AECID Library.

2019 – The first Tourist Center is opened in Otyrar district, Turkestan region, in Kazakhstan.

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