• Implementation of tasks given at expanded government session by Head of State in focus 23 July 2019 2019 The Kazakh Government has approved an action plan to implement the tasks of the Head of State given at the 15 July 2019 expanded Government session. These tasks center on raising the wellbeing of the people and enhancing the economy.
  • The Head of State makes amendments to some presidential decrees 22 July 2019 2019 The head of state signed a decree on the “formation of the National State Institution “Central Communications Service” to the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan and amendments to some presidential decrees”. There have also been appointments, the press service of the head of state informs.
  • Trade and economic missions – an attempt to boost trade coop of Kazakhstan and Tajikistan 22 July 2019 2019 With two visits a month to Dushanbe, Tajikistan, on July 11 and July 18 the Kazakh business delegation, including exporters, sought out Tajikistan’s markets for promoting Kazakh products and contacts with local businesspeople in the wake of an annual trade and economic mission which was the ninth this year.
  • From re-branding to automatization: QazAvtoJol on its plans 19 July 2019 2019 14 projects of more than 4.4 thousand km are envisaged under the Nurly Jol national infrastructure development program, involving over 18 thousand workers and 12 thousand units of machinery, the QazAvtoJol Chairman says at a briefing on the 2019 half-year plans and activities of the national company.
  • Kazakhstan and Argentina to address issues in agriculture 18 July 2019 2019 Today, it is the primary priority to develop agricultural science and ensure food safety in Kazakhstan. Therefore, in an effort to strengthen agriculture, Kazakhstan develops relations with Argentina, which is among the countries with developed agriculture and the global producer of food and agro-industrial goods.
  • Kazakh President signed order to found National Public Trust Board 18 July 2019 2019 Head of state Kassym Jomart-Tokayev signed an executive order approving regulations and membership of the President’s National Public Trust Board, the Akorda press service informed.
  • EAEU countries seek to foster mutual trade 17 July 2019 2019 Kazakhstan-EAEU relations progressed in a systemic way in 2018, resulting in the trade turnover of $19.1B, up by 10.1 per cent compared to $17.4B in 2017, the recent report suggests.
  • Trade, investment, agriculture: Kazakhstan and China seek collaboration 16 July 2019 2019 The Kazakh capital of Nur-Sultan played host to the conference on investment and trade promotion between Kazakhstan and China’s coastal province of Shandong. Founded by China’s Council for the promotion of international trade (CCPIT) of Shandong Province, the conference focuses on cooperation enhancement.
  • Nur-Sultan hosts Routes Silk Road 2019 15 July 2019 2019 Leader of the Nation Nursultan Nazarbayev’s objective to attract leading international events in the sphere of aviation and develop the capital as an international financial aviation and tourist hub has contributed to the holding of the International Forum Routes Silk Road 2019 taking place on 15-17 July in the Kazakh capital city of Nur-Sultan for the first time.
  • Who is avail of estate tax amnesty in Kazakhstan? 12 July 2019 2019 In the wake of the law to cancel tax penalties signed by the Kazakh President last week, the Kazakh Government was tasked on a tax amnesty for individuals provided the principal is paid. Read more for the mechanism of the amnesty and who will be under it in the article below.
  • Khorgos extends beyond shipment hub 11 July 2019 2019 Connecting Kazakhstan and China, the trans-border city of Khorgos could serve not only as a hub for managing shipments but also as a tourist destination as Khorgos’s presentation has been held in the Kazakh capital of Nur-Sultan, with both countries having stakes in joint events to ensure the tourism cooperation development.
  • How and where to get work permits for foreigners in Kazakhstan 11 July 2019 2019 Kazakhstan has improved its position in attractiveness for foreign migrants, rising from the 129th to the 77th place in the last five years. One of the factors of Kazakhstan's attractiveness is the opportunity to find a job. Kazakhstan has 17 Migration Service Centers, regulating foreigners’ working process within our country. Read more about the activities of the Centers in the review by the Information Agency.
  • Industrialization Map of Kazakhstan: over 120 projects to be implemented 10 July 2019 2019 Kazakhstan has been undertaking the second five-year period of industrialization since 2015. Last year 102 projects worth 1.3 trillion tenge were launched as part of the Industrialization Map, thus over 13 thousand permanent jobs were created. What is the progress of today’s industrialization? Read more in the review by the
  • Kazakhstan and Slovakia: joint efforts to ensure stability and security within OSCE 09 July 2019 2019 On 8 July 2019 in Štrbské pleso Kazakh Foreign Minister Beibut Atamkulov has held talks with OSCE current President, Slovakian Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajčák within the Meeting of the Foreign Ministers of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) taking place on 8-9 July in Slovakia, the Foreign Ministry’s press release reads.
  • Economics of simple things: number of approved projects nearly doubles 09 July 2019 2019 The program of preferential crediting runs as part of the economics of simple things acclaimed in the address of Yelbasy (Leader of the Nation) to the people of Kazakhstan “Growing welfare of Kazakh citizens: increase in income and quality of life” to handle development of small- and medium-sized entrepreneurship and employment, thereby creating new jobs. Read more below.