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Switching to Latin alphabet will facilitate #Kazakhstan development

Switching to Latin alphabet will facilitate #Kazakhstan development

| May 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

We are living in an increasingly globalized and interconnected world. Advancements in technology and transportation have made the planet smaller, making it easier for people from all corners of the world to engage and communicate with each other over great distances. The spread of the English language, which has essentially become a global language, has […]

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#OBOR: #Kazakhstan President attends One Belt, One Road forum

#OBOR: #Kazakhstan President attends One Belt, One Road forum

| May 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

President Nursultan Nazarbayev attended the One Belt, One Road International Cooperation Forum and met with Chinese President Xi Jinping and other high leaders on 14-15 May in Beijing. The forum was meant to develop trends along the Great Silk Road and new mechanisms for economic co-operation, to stimulate the economic progress of the states involved, […]

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Kazakhstan’s open investment policy, #EXPO, attract foreign investors to do business

Kazakhstan’s open investment policy, #EXPO, attract foreign investors to do business

| May 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Kazakhstan’s efforts to draw foreign investors have marked the country as the “foreign investors’ haven” in Central Asia. For U.K.-based Aggreko, a supplier of temporary power generation equipment and temperature control equipment, this was one of the main reasons to enter the local market. “Aggreko provides flexible mobile scaleable power, industrial cooling and heating to […]

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Fourth Astana Process talks achieve gains toward peace in #Syria

Fourth Astana Process talks achieve gains toward peace in #Syria

| May 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Ending the conflict in Syria has proved to be stubbornly difficult. The lack of trust between opposing sides has led to unbearable suffering for the people of Syria. In April, the United Nations and Arab League Envoy to Syria announced that more than 400,000 people have died in this brutal civil war, making it the […]

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#Kazakhstan embracing diversity helps build national unity

#Kazakhstan embracing diversity helps build national unity

| April 25, 2017 | 0 Comments

A strong sense of national identity is perhaps the most important resource a country can have. Societies which possess these feelings of pride and belonging can grasp opportunities more easily and, perhaps even more importantly, work together to overcome challenges. We see this national resilience in action around the world in the face of natural […]

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#Kazakhstan president sets out vision for modernization of country’s identity

#Kazakhstan president sets out vision for modernization of country’s identity

| April 24, 2017 | 0 Comments

On 12 April, Nursultan Nazarbayev, the president of Kazakhstan (pictured), published an article entitled Course Towards the Future: Modernization of Kazakhstan’s Identity, in which he set out his vision for the modernization of Kazakhstan’s identity and society.  In the article, President Nazarbayev explained: “The large-scale [economic and political] reforms that we have started should be […]

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#Kazakhstan education ministry establishes working group to transfer alphabet to Latin

#Kazakhstan education ministry establishes working group to transfer alphabet to Latin

| April 21, 2017 | 3 Comments

The Kazakh Ministry of Education has created a working group to transfer the Kazakh alphabet based on the Cyrillic script to Latin, the ministry’s Science Committee Chairperson Bolatbek Abdrasilov announced 13 April. The announcement followed Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev’s direction to adopt a single standard of the Kazakh alphabet in the Latin script by the […]

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