Tag: Kazakhstan

#Kazakhstan: A model of inter-ethnic tolerance and social harmony

#Kazakhstan: A model of inter-ethnic tolerance and social harmony

| June 27, 2017 | 0 Comments

With the continuing turmoil in Syria and elsewhere in the Middle East, the West is searching for allies and countries of stability to fight violent extremism. Step forward Kazakhstan, a country that has actually been promoting a “dialogue of civilizations” for some years. While it only gained independence in 1991 Kazakhstan inherited a unique system […]

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Triple challenge for #Kazakhstan

Triple challenge for #Kazakhstan

| June 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

These are heady times for the Republic of Kazakhstan with its capital, Astana, currently playing host to not one but three major international events. This year it is hosting the global exhibition EXPO 2017 (10 June – 10 September) and, on the EXPO sidelines, the 10th Astana Economic Forum and the Eurasian Media Forum, writes […]

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#Kazakhstan celebrates 25th Anniversary of its Armed Forces

#Kazakhstan celebrates 25th Anniversary of its Armed Forces

| June 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

On seventh of May 1992 the history of Kazakhstan Armed Forces began – the President of Kazakhstan Mr. Nursultan Nazarbayev signed the decree “On the establishment of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan”. It was a significant milestone in the history of independent Kazakhstan. After a quarter of a century, Kazakhstan can proudly say […]

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#Kazakhstan jumps 15 spots on IMD World Competitiveness ranking

#Kazakhstan jumps 15 spots on IMD World Competitiveness ranking

| June 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Kazakhstan climbed from 47th to 32th place in the IMD World Competitiveness ranking, evaluating business efficiency, public finance and domestic economy. The new ranking shows Kazakhstan surpassing states such as Spain, Saudi Arabia, Poland, Portugal, Italy, Russia, Turkey and Ukraine. “Kazakhstan has demonstrated the greatest progress on public finances and domestic economy indicators. The public […]

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Assembly of People of #Kazakhstan seeks to strengthen inter-ethnic harmony

Assembly of People of #Kazakhstan seeks to strengthen inter-ethnic harmony

| June 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

The 22nd session of the Assembly of the People of Kazakhstan (APK) was held at the Palace of Peace and Accord April 23 under the chairmanship of Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev. The agenda of the session was defined as Mangilik El: One Country – One Destiny. More than 1,500 people attended the gathering, which was […]

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Enjoying Astana at night during #EXPO 2017

Enjoying Astana at night during #EXPO 2017

| June 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

The capital city of Kazakhstan is making it interesting to walk around at night during Expo 2017. The Yessil River is the best choice to start your walk. This area connects the architecturally innovative left bank and the older part of town on the right bank of the river, which shows how the city looked […]

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Assembly of the People will assist in #Kazakhstan modernisation, says President

Assembly of the People will assist in #Kazakhstan modernisation, says President

| June 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev told the 25nd session of the Assembly of the People of Kazakhstan (APK) that the assembly will be instrumental in achieving the country’s modernisation. Nazarbayev told the assembly during an April 25 gathering at the Palace of Peace and Harmony that the assembly will be involved in modernisation programmes, including “Tugan […]

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