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#Kazakhstan offers Astana as central location to address challenges during #OSCE meeting in ##Milan

#Kazakhstan offers Astana as central location to address challenges during #OSCE meeting in ##Milan

| December 21, 2018

Kazakhstan presented its proposals to strengthen the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) and to increase its role in addressing international challenges during the organization’s December Council of Foreign Ministers meeting in Milan, writes Malika Orazgaliyeva. Kazakh Ministry of Foreign Affairs Kazakh Minister of Foreign Affairs Kairat Abdrakhmanov briefed the meeting on President […]

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#Kazakhstan exports to 110 countries, continues developing manufacturing industry

#Kazakhstan exports to 110 countries, continues developing manufacturing industry

| December 20, 2018

Kazakhstan exports products to 110 countries, said President Nursultan Nazarbayev during a December national teleconference in the capital. He spoke with 28 enterprises from different fields and regions and launched production units in alternative energy, agriculture and metallurgy, writes Saltanat Boteu. Photo credit: akorda.kz “Our key markets are China, Russia, Central Asian countries and the […]

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A new look at #Kazakhstan history builds bridges to the future

A new look at #Kazakhstan history builds bridges to the future

| December 14, 2018

Winston Churchill is among those credited with the observation that it is the victors who write the history books. He was reminding us that the version of history with which we are most familiar has often been biased in favour of those nations or regions that have enjoyed not just military but also political and […]

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Day of First President honours leadership of #NursultanNazarbayev

Day of First President honours leadership of #NursultanNazarbayev

| December 12, 2018

National leaders, no matter how important, don’t build a country or economic and social progress. These are delivered through the combined efforts of millions of people. That is why President Nursultan Nazarbayev has stressed repeatedly that Kazakhstan’s achievements over the last 27 years are the collective product of the country as a whole as will […]

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K. Abdrakhmanov presents #Kazakhstan proposals for new EU strategy on Central Asia

K. Abdrakhmanov presents #Kazakhstan proposals for new EU strategy on Central Asia

| December 3, 2018

Brussels hosted the European Union – Central Asia Ministerial Meeting. It was attended by the heads of the foreign affairs authorities of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and the European Union’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy. The agenda was focused on a new draft European Union Strategy on Central Asia. According to […]

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#Kazakhstan peacekeeping mission to #Lebanon is another contribution to peace

#Kazakhstan peacekeeping mission to #Lebanon is another contribution to peace

| November 23, 2018

On 31 October, a Kazakh peacekeeping company of 120 people arrived to the UN Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) for deployment as part of the forces of the joint Kazakh-Indian battalion called IndKazBat. This battalion is deployed in the Eastern sector of the area falling under responsibility of the East multinational land peacekeeping brigade, located […]

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#Kazakhstan can have impact on peaceful process in #Afghanistan

#Kazakhstan can have impact on peaceful process in #Afghanistan

| November 22, 2018

The European Union is interested in Kazakhstan’s active engagement in the Afghan regulation process, EU Special Envoy for Afghanistan Roland Kobia said in an interview with Kazinform on the sidelines of the conference in EP on Joint Vision of Afghanistan. The event was organized by South Asia Democratic Forum think tank. Deputies of the European […]

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