June 20. 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 20th of June.
1930 – Construction of the first Karaganda mine starts.
1991 – The Supreme Council of Kazakh SSR adopted a decree «On the Charter of the National State Bank of Kazakh SSR».
1992 – Kazakhstan joins the Joint Committee for Turkic Culture and Arts (TURKSOY).
1992 – The first international rail service is launched in Kazakhstan. The first passenger train leaves from Almaty for Urumqi.
2003 – The new Land Code of Kazakhstan is adopted.
2014 – KazEOSat-2 (High Resolution Earth Observation Satellite) transmits the first telemtry from the orbit.
2017 – A Road to Mother directed by Kazakhstan’s Akan Satayev is recognized as the best feature at New York Film Festival.
2018 – Masterpieces of XX c. of the Kasteyev Museum of Arts collection are presented at the Grand Gallery of the National Arts Club in New York .
2019 – The Action Plan for implementation of the pre-election platform of Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and proposals received during the Birgemiz nationwide campaign is adopted.
2019 – Kazakhstan’s Tassybai Abdikarimov is the first to receive the medal Virtus et Fraternitas.