Kazinform News Agency board member awarded Abai 175th anniversary medal ANKARA. KAZINFORM TURKSOY Secretary General Dyussen Kasseinov awarded member of the Board of Directors of Kazinform International News Agency JSC Kambar Omarov the Abai 175th anniversary medal for promotion of Kazakh culture in the Turkic world and fulfillment of international projects.
First 5 books of ‘Aspects of Abai studies’ collection presented in Semey SEMEY. KAZINFORM – A presentation of the first five volumes of the multi-volume serial scientific collection «Aspects of Abai studies» has taken place at the Abai State Historical Cultural and Literary Memorial Museum-Reserve Zhidebay-Borili in the city of Semey, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Collection of Kazakh literature named after Abai Qunanbayuly opened in Jakarta JAKARTA. KAZINFORM On December 28, 2020, Ambassador of Kazakhstan H.E. Mr. Daniyar Sarekenov and Deputy Director of the National Library of the Republic of Indonesia Mrs. Woro Titi Haryanti solemnly opened a Collection of Kazakh literature named after Abai Qunanbayuly in the building of the National Library of Indonesia.
Legacy of Abai and Al-Farabi is heritage and pride of the whole world ASHGABAT-NUR-SULTAN-BAKU. KAZINFORM In commemoration of the 175th anniversary of the great Kazakh poet, philosopher Abai Kunanbayev and the 1150th anniversary of the outstanding Turkic scientist, philosopher, Abu Nasr Al-Farabi, the Embassy organized an online-roundtable with the participation of scientists from the International Turkic Academy, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan: professor of the Kazakh National University after Al-Farabi, Dr. Zhakypbek Altay, Head of the Department of Philosophy of KazNU, PhD Asset Kuranbek, Associate Professor of the Department of Turkic Studies at Baku State University, head of the Abay Center at BSU Fatima Dursunova, Chief Expert of the International Turkic Academy Akyedil Toyshanuly, the Kazakh MFA’s press service informs.
Abai's corner unveiled in Jordan AMMAN. KAZINFORM - As part of the celebration of the 175th anniversary of the great Kazakh poet and enlightener Abai, on December 22, 2020 on the basis of the library of one of the largest universities of Jordan «Middle East University» the grand opening of Abai’s corner took place, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Abai’s bust unveiled at United Nations Office at Geneva GENEVA. KAZINFORM - The grand opening of the bust of Abai, celebrating the 175th anniversary of the great Kazakh scholar and poet, and commemorating the 75th anniversary of the United Nations, took place in the historic building of the UN in Geneva. The opening ceremony of the bust of Abai was attended by representatives of a number of UN member states, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Abai’s street appears in Argentina for Kazakhstan’s Independence Day ROSARIO. KAZINFORM - This week, by Resolution No. 10.126 of the Municipal Council of the Argentine city of Rosario, one of the city streets, in particular the new district of San Fernando, was named after the Kazakh poet and thinker Abai to mark the 175th anniversary of the great enlightener, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Novels ‘The Path of Abai’ and ‘The Teacher’s Return’ published in Lithuanian language NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – This week, the presentation of the re-issued novel-epic «The Path of Abai» by Mukhtar Auezov in Lithuanian language and the first time translated into Lithuanian story by Anuar Alimzhanov «The Teacher's Return» held in Vilnius, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Stamps with Abai, Uzeyir Hajibeyov released in Spain NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Stamps dedicated to two greats of the Turkic world Abai and Uzeyir Hajibeyov have been released in Spain under the aegis of the International Fund of Turkic Culture and Heritage, Kazinform has learnt from the Embassy of Azerbaijan in Kazakhstan.
Book of Abai’s songs in English launched in UK LONDON. KAZINFORM - The Embassy of Kazakhstan in the United Kingdom hosted an online concert to mark the launch of Abai. Book of Songs, the first ever collection of songs by Abai in English. The publication of the book and the concert were part of a series of events dedicated to the 175th anniversary of the birth of the great Kazakh poet and enlightener Abai, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Members of British Parliament mark 175th anniversary of Abai LONDON. KAZINFORM An online event to mark the 175th anniversary of the great Kazakh poet and philosopher Abai Kunanbaiuly was hosted at the House of Lords of the British Parliament with the support of the Embassy of Kazakhstan in the UK and the Conservative Friends of Eurasia.