London platform discusses Kazakhstan’s military reforms and contribution to peacekeeping LONDON. KAZINFORM - Kazakhstan’s military reforms and peacekeeping efforts were the main topic of discussion at a webinar hosted by the Embassy of Kazakhstan in the UK and the British-Kazakh Society to mark the 30th anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kazinform cites the official website of the Kazakh Foreign Ministry.
President Tokayev expresses condolences over passing of Prince Philip NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kassym-Jomart Tokayev sent a telegram of condolences to Elizabeth II, Queen of United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland on the passing of her consort, His Royal Highness Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
Senate Speaker meets with UK Ambassador to Kazakhstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Speaker of the Kazakh Senate Maulen Ashimbayev met with British Ambassador to Kazakhstan Michael Gifford to discuss further strengthening of cooperation between two nations, Kazinform has learnt from the Senate’s press service.
1st English-language collection of works of Abai launched in London LONDON. KAZINFORM - The UK capital saw the launch of the first ever complete collection of works of Abai in English. The book was published by the world’s oldest publishing house – Cambridge University Press – in partnership with the National Bureau Translations of Kazakhstan (NBT) to mark the 175th anniversary of the birth of the great poet, philosopher, and enlightener, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Kazakhstan’s mining industry in focus at London roadshow LONDON. KAZINFORM British Expertise International hosted the Mining in Kazakhstan: Roadshow London 2020 to discuss the recent reforms in the country’s mining legislation, as well as to present attractive projects to potential foreign investors. The roadshow was organised by the Embassy of Kazakhstan in the UK jointly with British Expertise International, the press service of the Kazakh Embassy in London informs.
Annual job fair for Kazakh students hosted in London LONDON. KAZINFORM The third annual Job Fair for Kazakh students of the final year of bachelor’s and master’s degrees took place at the University College London. The event was organised by the Embassy of Kazakhstan in the UK, the Kazakhstan PhD Association in the UK, as well as the UCL Kazakh Society and was supported by the Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC), the press service of the Kazakh Embassy in London informs.
Kazakhstan takes part in Education World Forum in London LONDON. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan’s vision for tackling global challenges in the field of education was recently presented by Vice Minister of Education and Science of Kazakhstan Miras Daulenov at the Education World Forum in London, the world’s largest annual ministerial conference, the press service of the Kazakh Embassy in London informs.
Almaty’s adventure tours showcased at London exhibition LONDON. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan’s major travel companies are taking part in the Adventure Travel Show 2020 international tourism exhibition, which is considered one of the most important events for those interested in travel experiences off the beaten track, the press service of the Kazakh Embassy in the UK informs.
Yerzhan Maxim performs at Kazakhstan Independence Day celebration in London LONDON. KAZINFORM Kazakh singer Yerzhan Maxim performed at the celebration of the Independence Day and the Day of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan in London. The Embassy of Kazakhstan hosted the event at the Millbank Tower’s reception hall with magnificent views of London.
Kazakh Ambassador introduces new Honorary Consul of Kazakhstan in Scotland ABERDEEN. KAZINFORM - the Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the United Kingdom Erlan Idrissov visited Aberdeen, Scotland. During a ceremony at the City Council he presented William Young, the new Honorary Consul of Kazakhstan, with a patent from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Kazinform has learnt from the Kazakh Embassy in London.
Yorkshire ready to develop business ties with Kazakhstan LEEDS. KAZINFORM - Establishing and developing partnerships between Yorkshire and Kazakhstan was the main topic of the agenda during the Leeds visit of the Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the United Kingdom Erlan Idrissov. The Kazakh diplomat met with the Lord Mayor of Leeds Councillor Eileen Taylor, the county’s business executives and public figures, as well as Kazakh students studying in Yorkshire, Kazinform has learnt from the Kazakh Embassy in London.
Full house at Kazakh ballet’s debut at London Coliseum LONDON. KAZINFORM - Kazakhstan’s oldest theater – the Abay Kazakh State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater – attracted a full house at its debut night at the famous London Coliseum. The company performed the classic one-act ballets Chopiniana and Scheherazade, Kazinform has learnt from the Kazakh Embassy in London.
London hosts Kazakh jazz band’s concert LONDON. KAZINFORM - The concert of the student jazz band of the College of the Kazakh National University of Arts (KazNUA) was hosted in London last week ahead of the band’s performance at the Lord Mayor’s Show. The visit of the jazz band was organized as part of the Rukhani Janghyru program, as well as within the Year of Youth in Kazakhstan, Kazinform has learnt from the Kazakh Embassy in London.