Georgian man gets 11 years in jail for attempting to smuggle ecstasy SHYMKENT. KAZINFORM - Specialized Inter-District Criminal Court of Shymkent has sentenced a Georgian citizen to 11 years and six months in prison for attempting to smuggle psychotropic substances, the press service of the Financial Monitoring Committee under the Ministry of Finance reports.
Head of State receives Chairman of Supreme Court NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev received Chairman of the Supreme Court Zhakip Assanov on Monday to discuss the issues of new judges’ selection process, transparency of the process and unbiased employee promotion, Kazinform has learnt from the president’s press service.
Senate Speaker urges to enhance interaction b/w law enforcement agencies and people ASTANA. KAZINFORM - The Kazakh Senate held parliamentary hearings on the Further Modernization of the Procedural Framework of Law Enforcement Activities with the participation of the senior officials of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, the Supreme Court, the General Prosecutor's Office, other law enforcement agencies, as well as lawyers and academia, students of the Academy of Law Enforcement Agencies, the Senate's press service informs.
Adilbek Dzhaksybekov invites German prosecutors to Astana ASTANA. KAZINFORM - Adilbek Dzhaksybekov, Head of the Executive Office of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, has held today a meeting with German representatives to discuss reforms in the criminal justice system of Kazakhstan, Kazinform correspondent reports.
OSCE organizes seminar on enhancing court communication through social media in Almaty ASTANA. KAZINFORM The OSCE Programme Office in Astana in co-operation with the Supreme Court of the Republic of Kazakhstan organized a two-day seminar "News-making in public relations - an effective tool for securing active presence in social media" from 4 to 5 July 2018 in Almaty, Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan studies Singapore experience in digitalization of judicial system BEIJING- SINGAPORE. KAZINFORM - The delegation of the Kazakh Supreme Court headed by Chairman Zhakyp Assanov has paid a working visit to Singapore to study the experience of the country in the field of introduction of digital technologies in judicial system, Kazinform reporter in China informs.
Judicial cooperation between UAE, Kazakhstan praised in Abu Dhabi ABU DHABI. KAZINFORM - Judge Mohammed Hamad Al Badi, Chief Justice of the Supreme Federal Court, praised the judicial cooperation between the UAE and Kazakhstan, as well as their ongoing ambition to enhance their close ties, via the exchange of knowledge, expertise and development projects and programs, with the aim of developing their judicial systems and legal services, based on a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, WAM reports.
President Nazarbayev: We will continue combating corruption resolutely ASTANA. KAZINFORM President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev warned the Prosecutor General, the chairmen of the Supreme Court and the Agency for Civil Service Affairs and Anti-Corruption, on accountability for the anti-corruption work, Kazinform correspondent reports.