Kazakhstan, China discuss industrial and investment cooperation in post-COVID period BEIJING. KAZINFORM - The third Kazakhstan-China forum on industrial and investment cooperation was held in Beijing as part of the 12th China Overseas Investment Fair. The event was organized by the China Overseas Development Association and KAZAKH INVEST, Kazinform has learnt from KAZAKH INVEST’s press service.
AIFC participated in unprecedented map of blockchain standards’ release NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Industry leaders today released the Global Standards Mapping Initiative (GSMI), the first and most comprehensive effort to assess the current state of blockchain. Based on input from over 30 technical standard-setting entities, 185 jurisdictions, and nearly 400 industry groups, the reports are accessible to the public and intended to serve as a resource for the blockchain community to develop thoughtful frameworks and standards to propel the industry forward, Kazinform has learnt from AIFC press service.
Kazakh-Ukrainian business forum to be held in Kyiv KYIV. KAZINFORM - Today the Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Ukraine Darkhan Kaletayev has met with the Minister of Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture of Ukraine Igor Petrashko, Kazinform reports with the reference to the Embassy of Kazakhstan in Ukraine.
Kazakhstan changed conditions for issuing A-5 visas to investors NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Now investors can apply online and receive the Investor Visa Referral Letter of the Investment Committee of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 5 working days via the portal elicense.kz. Kazinform reported citing Kazakh Invest.
Turkish investors consider production of lung ventilators in Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Turkish investors are looking to establish the production of lung ventilators in Kazakhstan. The possibility of developing production of Biyovent ventilators by Biosys is being considered during the interstate negotiations with the active participation of the Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the Republic of Turkey, Kazinform has learnt from Kazakh Invest.
Kazatomprom holds Investor Day at AIX NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The management of NAC Kazatomprom JSC (Kazatomprom) held an Investor Day on 6 March 2020 and presented 2019 full year operating and financial results to local investors at Astana International Exchange (AIX, Exchange), AIFC informs on its website.
MegaSmart: from garage to industrial plant NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The story of the founder of MegaSmart takes us back to the times of the heady ‘90s in a post-Soviet Kazakhstan where the entrepreneurial spirit had just begun to root itself in a burgeoning private sector. The EBRD became instrumental in MegaSmart’s expansion and success, ebrd.com reports.
Kazakhstan makes arrangements with Russian Transneft to supply oil to Belarus MINSK. KAZINFORM – Kazakhstan has come to an arrangement with the Russian oil transport company Transneft on oil deliveries to Belarus, BelTA learned from Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Kazakhstan to Belarus Askar Beisenbayev during a press conference held on 26 December on the occasion of Kazakhstan Independence Day.
Huawei and Saudi Aramco: 2 leading companies in 2019 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Two leading companies have grabbed headlines in 2019: Chinese telecoms giant Huawei found itself at the center of a major spat between the world’s two superpowers, while Saudi Arabia’s oil and gas business Aramco became the most valuable on the planet, EFE reports.