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#Kazakhstan president signs amendments to Constitution into law

#Kazakhstan president signs amendments to Constitution into law

| March 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev signed amendments and additions to the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan on 10 March, writes Malika Orazgaliyeva. The law “On introducing amendments and additions to the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan,” which was approved by the Parliament and presented to the President was sent to the Constitutional Council on […]

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#Kazakhstan welcomes results of Syria meeting in Astana, as Russia, Iran and Turkey issue joint statement

#Kazakhstan welcomes results of Syria meeting in Astana, as Russia, Iran and Turkey issue joint statement

| March 18, 2017 | 0 Comments

“Kazakhstan welcomes the results of the third international meeting on Syria held on March 14-15, 2017 in Astana, where the guarantor states discussed the implementation of the agreements reached in the previous rounds of negotiations in Astana, as well as the ways to resolve military issues, improving the humanitarian situation, and studied new opportunities for […]

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Long-term planning has been and will continue to be key to #Kazakhstan success

Long-term planning has been and will continue to be key to #Kazakhstan success

| February 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

Good leadership requires a relentless focus on the long-term rather than just responding to immediate events or pressures. It is an approach that has served Kazakhstan well in its first 25 years as a modern country and has been reinforced in recent days. First over the past week, the president has proposed political reforms to […]

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#Kazakhstan president sets goals towards third-stage modernization

#Kazakhstan president sets goals towards third-stage modernization

| February 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

President Nursultan Nazarbayev (pictured) led a 3 February expanded government meeting discussing the key objectives of the third stage of Kazakhstan’s modernization, which were laid out in his 31 January annual address to the nation, writes Malika Orazgaliyeva. Nazarbayev instructed the government to take into account the target indicators of the Kazakhstan 2050 Strategy while […]

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#Kazakhstan leader outlines five priorities of Kazakhstan’s third stage of modernization

#Kazakhstan leader outlines five priorities of Kazakhstan’s third stage of modernization

| February 1, 2017 | 0 Comments

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev’s 2017 address to the nation, published on 31 January, focuses on what he termed a new, third stage of the country’s modernization. It consists of five top priorities that are to ensure economic growth above the world average and bring the nation closer to its goal of joining the top 30 […]

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#Kazakhstan president unveils plans of constitutional reforms

#Kazakhstan president unveils plans of constitutional reforms

| January 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev gave a special televised address on 25 January to the nation on the redistribution of powers among governmental bodies which would involve, among other steps, amending the country’s Constitution. A special working group had been created by the President’s decree in December 2016, which carried out a thorough work on the […]

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#Syria4Peace talks open in Astana, focus on strengthening cease-fire

#Syria4Peace talks open in Astana, focus on strengthening cease-fire

| January 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

Two days of international talks in Astana to extend the cease-fire in Syria brokered 29 December by Russia and Turkey opened on 23 January. The talks are expected to pave the way for 8 February negotiations in Geneva under the UN auspices, writes Dana Omirgazy. Monday’s meeting is the largest gathering to date in terms […]

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