Kazakhstani chess player chosen as UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador 17 November 2017Kazakhstani chess player, four-time world champion, international grandmaster Dinara Saduakasova was appointed as a Goodwill Ambassador of UNICEF, after showing her genuine commitment in promoting the rights of children, the main values and the mission of the International Organization. An appointment ceremony was held on the eve of the World Children’s Day, which is celebrated on November 20 every year.
B.Sagintayev discussed with agrarians of southern regions urgent issues of AIC development17 November 2017Within the framework of the working visit to Zhambyl region, Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev held a bush meeting with representatives of agribusiness and Deputy Governors of the southern regions of the country on the implementation of the State Program for the Development of the Agro-industrial Complex for 2017-2021, primeminister.kz reports.
B.Baibek told about ecological development of Almaty 17 November 2017Almaty hosted the international conference of the project "Sustainable Transport of the city of Almaty", initiated by the Mayor's Office of the city, the United Nations Development Program and the Global Environment Facility in 2011 to develop solutions for improving the environment through the promotion of sustainable transport.
Route of high-speed railway corridor "Eurasia" defined 17 November 2017In Aktobe, during the ХІХth meeting of the Commission for Intergovernmental Cooperation, Kazakhstan and Russia supported the creation of a high-speed freight and passenger railway corridor "Eurasia", the Ministry for Investments and Development of Kazakhstan reports.
First biogas plant in Central Asia launched in South Kazakhstan17 November 2017The first biogas plant in Central Asia with a capacity of 0.5 MW was launched in Shymkent. The unique project in Kazakhstan is implemented in accordance with the "Concept of transition to a green economy", adopted by the President's Decree, Governor’s Office of South Kazakhstan region reported.
Candidates for state awards determined17 November 2017The meeting of the Commission on State Awards under the President of Kazakhstan was held in Astana under the chairmanship of Secretary of State of the Republic of Kazakhstan Gulshara Abdykalikova, the Akorda press-service reports.
Astana has lowest unemployment rate 17 November 2017To date, 1,128 employers have been registered in the database of the employment center of Astana, which provide about 9,000 vacant workplaces, the capital Mayor's Office informs.
B.Sagintayev got acquainted with implementation of SPIID projects in Zhambyl rgn17 November 2017
During a working trip to Zhambyl region, Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev visited the large system-forming enterprise of the region - the only plant in Kazakhstan for mineral fertilizers "Kazphosphate" LLP, implemented within the State Program for Industrial and Innovative Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan, primeminister.kz reports.
B.Sagintayev arrived with working trip to Zhambyl rgn17 November 2017On the instructions of the Head of the State, Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev arrived with a working trip to Zhambyl region where he will get acquainted with the implementation of state programs and tasks of the Address "The Third Modernization: Global Competitiveness" in the region, and hold a cluster meeting on the development of the agro-industrial complex and meet with regional entrepreneurs, primeminister.kz reports.
Arkalyk city introduces smart city system (PHOTO, VIDEO)17 November 2017Arkalyk city aims to introduce elements of a smart city system, in particular, smart lighting, as well as green technologies. This was told by rector of Arkalyk State Pedagogical Institute named after I. Altynsarin Seytbek Kuanyshbayev in the Government.
Implementation of innovative ideas of EXPO-2017 at PSPI (PHOTO, VIDEO)17 November 2017The Pavlodar State Pedagogical Institute is aimed at creating a new model for the development of education and science, focused on the development of innovative, knowledge-intensive technologies. And in this direction an important role was played by the international specialized exhibition. Owing to it, the intensification of scientific research activity began. The accelerated program of 17 social startup students and faculty members was opened. It was said by rector of the Pavlodar State Pedagogical Institute, Doctor of Chemical Sciences, Professor Altynbek Nukhuly at a briefing in the Government.
Kazakhstan and Macedonia intend to to expand coop 17 November 2017The protocol on holding regular political consultations between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan and Macedonia was signed in Skopje by Deputy Foreign Ministers of the two countries Roman Vasilenko and Arta Toci, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan informs.
Capital's NGOs presented sub-program "Atameken" within "Rukhani zhangyru"17 November 2017The Astana branch of the "Nur Otan" party, the party organization "Azamattyk kogam" together with the Department of Internal Policy of of the Mayor's Office of Astana held a presentation of the "Atameken" sub-program within the framework of the "Rukhani zhangyru" for non-governmental organizations of Astana, the media-center of the Mayor's Office of the capital reports.
Electronic ticketing to be introduced in Aktobe 17 November 2017It is planned to introduce electronic ticketing in public transport in Aktobe. The introduction of electronic ticketing will allow to reveal the exact passenger traffic and exclude shadow turnover of funds. It was reported by Mayor of the city Ilyas Ispanov
State budget expenditures on social sphere to grow to 47.6% by 202016 November 2017By 2020, spending on human capital development in the budget structure will grow from 44.6% to 47.6%, Chairman of the Senate Committee on Finance and Budget Olga Perepechina said during the meeting of the Senate on the issue "On the republican budget for 2018-2020
22K young people study under dual education program every year16 November 2017In the next five years, Kazakhstan intends to allocate about 118 billion tenge for the development of the dual training program. Each year, the program will attract 22,000 young people. They are students of the 9-11th forms, who will master at least two specialties in various branches of the economy, atameken.kz reported.
Dariga Nazarbayeva heads Public Council on MFA Activities16 November 2017Chairwoman of the Committee on International Relations, Defense and Security of the Senate of Parliament Dariga Nazarbayeva was elected the new Chairwoman of the Public Council on the activities of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan, the press service of the Ministry reported.
Industrialization Program to provide up to 3k jobs by this year16 November 2017According to the Ministry for Investments and Development of Kazakhstan, it is planned to launch 24 projects for a total of 100 billion tenge in 2017. In this connection, 3 thousand new work places will be created throughout the Republic.
Center of Kazakh Literature and Culture opened in Tokyo 16 November 2017In Tokyo, within the framework of the international presentation of the "Rukhani zhangyru" program, the Center for Kazakhstan Literature and Culture was opened in the Tokyo Metropolitan Central Library (Tokyo, Japan).
Reduction of state budget by 2tn tenge in 2018 is expected 16 November 2017Today the budget is both a reflection of the economy and the source of its growth, it was said by Chairman of the Senate Committee on Finance and Budget Olga Perepechina during the meeting of the Senate of the Parliament on the issue "On the republican budget for 2018-2020 years."
Results of implementation of annual plan of "Nurly Zher" state program voiced16 November 2017Based on the results of 10 months, due to all sources of financing, residential buildings with a total area of 8.8 million square meters were commissioned (77 thousand dwellings). This amounted to 87% of the annual plan of "Nurly Zher" Program and 9.5% higher than in the same period of 2016.
Deputies named problematic issues in providing public services sphere (PHOTOREPORT)16 November 2017The Deputies of the Committee for Economic Reform and Regional Development of the Mazhilis of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan visited the specialized PSC, the department No.8 PSC, the single contact center of JSC "NIT", and the modernized situation center in Astana. The joint visit was organized by the state corporation "Government for Citizens".
Pavlodar graduates helped native universities and colleges for 46mln tenge15 November 2017Thanks to the action "Suiyikti Alma mater", which started in Pavlodar region as part of the "Rukhani zhangyru" program, the colleges in the region have updated the material and technical base for 46 million tenge, it was stated by Head of the regional department for youth affairs policy Natalia Nefedova.
A.Yessimov awarded BIE Secretary General with "Dostyk" order of II degree 15 November 2017During the 162nd session of the General Assembly of the International Exhibition Bureau in Paris, Chairman of the Board of JSC "NC "Astana Expo-2017" Akhmetzhan Yessimov awarded Secretary General of the BIE Vissente Loscertales with the Order "Dostyk" of the II degree to on behalf of President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, it was stated at the press-service of the companies.
Population of Kazakhstan increased in October15 November 2017As of October 1, 2017 the population of the country amounted to 18,096.9 thousand people, including urban - 10,383.3 thousand people (57.4%), rural - 7,713.6 thousand people (42.6%). Compared with October 1, 2016, the population increased by 231.3 thousand people or 1.3%.
Grain exports to distant countries increased - KTZ-Freight transportation15 November 2017The qualitative indicators of the crop led to a change in the structure of exports of grain and flour. Export to distant countries such as Italy, Turkey, Iran, Afghanistan also increased, which in turn led to an increase in the transportation range and, accordingly, an increase in the required fleet of grain trucks and covered wagons. It was stated by President of JSC "KTZ-Freight Transportation" Oralkhan Kulakov at a press-conference in the Government.
Freight turnover in Kazakhstan increased by 11%15 November 2017For 10 months of 2017, freight turnover increased by 11% compared to last year and amounted to 216.7 billion tons-km. It was stated by President of JSC "KTZ-Freight Transportation" Oralkhan Kulakov at a press-conference in the Government.
400K tons of melons exported from South Kazakhstan15 November 2017In the first nine months this year, agrarians of South Kazakhstan region exported more than 225 thousand tons of melons, 148 thousand tons of watermelons, about 14 thousand tons of grapes and 43 thousand tons cabbage to Russia, Belarus, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia and Germany, Governor’s Office of the region reported.
Day of tenge: Ensuring financial stability and strengthening (REVIEW)15 November 2017One of the most beautiful currencies in the world, experts describe our currency - tenge. What is the path of the tenge in the history of independent Kazakhstan? On the eve of the 24th anniversary of the National currency IA "Strategy2050.kz" offers to recall the history of the creation of the domestic currency.
50 electric stations to be installed in Astana15 November 2017A preliminary list of locations for the installation of electric stations in the cities of Astana, Almaty and along the "Astana-Shchuchinsk" highway was prepared, Mayor’s Office of the capital reported.
Kazakhstan and India conduct joint anti-terrorist training 14 November 2017In Bakloch, the Republic of India, the next bilateral anti-terrorist training "Prabal-Dostyk-2017" is taking place with the participation of special forces units of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Republic of India.
Investors to build two solar power stations in S.Kazakhstan 14 November 2017In South Kazakhstan region, investors will build two solar power stations worth 157 million euros, it became known during the meeting of Governor of South Kazakhstan region Zhanseit Tuimebayev with investors from Germany and Holland who intend to invest in major projects in the region.
It is planned to increase rural quota for agricultural specialties up to 70% 14 November 2017It is planned to increase rural quota for agricultural specialties up to 70%. At the same time, those who received an educational grant on a rural quota are required to work in the countryside for at least 3 years. It was stated by rector of the Kazakh Agrotechnical University named after S.Seifulin Akhylbek Kurishbayev at the Government meeting, where measures to improve the agro-industrial complex were discussed.
Simposium on exchange of experience South-South being held in Astana (PHOTOREPORT)14 November 2017In Astana, a global symposium on South-South cooperation on the exchange of experience in the field of development and economic diversification, and industrialization in Africa in the context of SDGs is being held. The event was attended by representatives of more than 40 African governments, members of research centers and other development institutions.
Strategy of attracting investments until 2022 developed in Almaty14 November 2017Mayor of Almaty Bauyrzhan Baibek held a meeting of the Council on attracting investors and improving the investment climate, which includes representatives of international financial organizations, associations of foreign companies, consulting and legal companies, large foreign and Kazakh entrepreneurs.
Armed Forces of RK take part in trainings in Pakistan14 November 2017Pabbi, the Islamic Republic of Pakistan hosted the solemn opening of the first international bilateral anti-terrorist training DOSTARYM-2017, in which the Armed Forces of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Islamic Republic of Pakistan participate.
How will SAP help banks of Kazakhstan in finding new ways of profit (REVIEW) 13 November 2017The SAP company, the leader in the corporate applications market, held a meeting of the largest banks of Kazakhstan and leading CIS banks - SAPBankingClub, dedicated to industry innovations. The Heads of SAP and PJSC "Sberbank" told in an interview with IA "Strategy2050.kz" about how SAP solutions help banks get maximum benefits from digitalization - better understand customers, offer the most demanded services and products and improve the efficiency of internal processes.
How to become a member of Public Council of RK13 November 2017The procedure for joining the Public Council is transparent and is based on the recommendations of the candidate. Member of the Public Council of East Kazakhstan region, Deputy of the regional Maslikhat, as well as Chairman of the PF “Civil Alliance of East Kazakhstan Region” Oleg Chernyshov announced this during a press-conference in the Central Communications Service.
Kazakhstan introduces online insurance13 November 2017The innovation of the draft law of the Republic of Kazakhstan on insurance and insurance activities provides for the introduction of online insurance. It was stated by Deputy Chairman of the National Bank Zhanat Kurmanov at a press-conference in the Mazhilis.
N.Nazarbayev inked Law on ratification of letter-agreement between Kazakhstan and ADB13 November 2017The Head of State signed the Law of Kazakhstan "On Ratification of the Letter-Agreement between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Asian Development Bank on Amendments to the Loan Agreement No. 2967-KAZ (Conventional Operations) (CAREC Investment Program Corridor 2 [plots in Mangistau region] - Project 2) between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Asian Development Bank", Akorda’s press service reported.
Governor of Zhambyl rgn met with South Korean Ambassador13 November 2017Governor of Zhambyl region Karim Kokrekbayev met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Korea to Kazakhstan Kim Dae-sik. The parties discussed the opportunities and prospects for the development of cooperation.
Kazakhstan, Russia and UAE consider joint projects in space industry13 November 2017Within the framework of the XV International Aerospace Exhibition "Dubai Air Show - 2017" Dubai (UAE) held an official tripartite meeting with the participation of First Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Askar Mamin, Deputy Prime Minister of the UAE, Minister of Presidential Affairs of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Rogozin, primeminister.kz reported.
Pavlodar region produces dry mare’s milk13 November 2017Pavlodar region began producing dry koumiss (mare’s milk). The technology of converting the Kazakh national drink into powder was tested. This was reported in Governor’s Office.
Head of MFA RK held a number of meetings in Samarkand 13 November 2017Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Kairat Abdrakhmanov held a number of bilateral meetings on the sidelines of the international conference on the provision of security and sustainable development in Central Asia in Samarkand, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs if Kazakhstan informs.
“Nur Alem” once again received its guests (PHOTOREPORT) 11 November 2017EXPO-2017 once again welcomes guests. The opening ceremony of the sphere “Nur Alem” was held within its territory. The event was attended by Prime-Minister of Kazakhstan Bakhytzhan Sagintayev, Chairman of the Board of JSC “NC “Astana-EXPO-2017” Akmetzhan Yessimov.
What products do not meet requirements of technical regulations of Customs Union10 November 2017A list of food products has been established this year. It has a pronounced inconsistency with the requirements of the technical regulations of the Customs Union (TR CU). Chief sanitary doctor of Kazakhstan Zhandarbek Bekshin told about it during a press conference in the Central Communications Service.
SKR shows commitment in development of cooperation with Germany 10 November 2017The experience of bilateral relations testifies that Germany is a reliable partner and a permanent investor. It was announced by Governor of South Kazakhstan region Zhanseit Tuimebayev during the meeting with Plenipotentiary and Extraordinary Ambassador of Germany in Kazakhstan Rolf Mafael.
Issues of attracting foreign investments in economy discussed in Senate10 November 2017The Senate hosted a round table on "Actual issues of attracting investments in the economy of the Republic of Kazakhstan within the framework of the Address of the President "Third Modernization of Kazakhstan: Global Competitiveness ". Deputies of the Parliament, representatives of central state bodies and national companies considered the issues related to the state and prospects of attracting investments in the Republic of Kazakhstan.
MFA RK informed on agreements signed btwn Russia and Kazakhstan 10 November 2017Director of the CIS Department of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Nurzhan Kadzhiakbarov told about the participation of Head of State Nursultan Nazarbayev in the work of the XIVth Forum of interregional cooperation of Kazakhstan and Russia in Chelyabinsk on the sidelines of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan.
SDU’s delegation presented innovative project in Chelyabinsk 10 November 2017The eight leading higher educational institutions of the country participated in the XIVth interregional forum "Development of human capital" with the participation of Heads of State of the two countries N.A. Nazarbayev and V.V. Putin in Chelyabinsk, Russia.
Kazakhstan’s reproductive medicine reached level of European standards – L.Aktaeva10 November 2017In Kazakhstan, over 10,000 children have been born in the years of the IVF program. It was stated by Vice-Minister of Healthcare of the Republic of Kazakhstan Lyazat Aktayeva speaking at the IXth International Congress "Modern Approaches to the Treatment of Infertility. ART: The Present and the Future" in Astana.
N.Nazarbayev: Alash movement is order of our ancestors in creation of Independent State 10 November 2017Astana hosts the international scientific and practical conference "Modernization of public conscience: succession of ideas of Alash and Independence", dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Alash Orda. Secretary of State of Kazakhstan Gulshara Abdykalikova delivered a welcoming speech on behalf of President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev.
Akmola and Kurgan regions agreed on mutual cooperation 10 November 2017Governor of Akmola region Malik Murzalin and Governor of Kurgan region Alexey Kokorin signed a protocol on the implementation of the agreement on trade, economic, scientific, technical and cultural cooperation between the government of Kurgan region and the Governor’s Office of Akmola region within the framework of the XIVth Kazakhstan-Russia forum in Chelyabinsk.
Head of State visited Academy of power sports and tennis center09 November 2017Head of State Nursultan Nazarbayev during the working trip to Kostanay region visited the "Tennis Center" and inspected the territory of the sports complex, which includes six tennis courts, including three closed ones, the Akorda press-service reports.
About 500 PPP projects registered in Kazakhstan09 November 2017547 PPP projects for a total of 880.2 billion tenge were registered today at various stages of implementation. It was said by Deputy Chairman of the Board of JSC "Kazakhstan Center for Public-Private Partnerships" of the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan Talgat Mataev at a press conference on the extension of public-private partnership mechanisms in the Government.
N.Nazarbayev visited "Milkh" LLP in Kostanay09 November 2017During a working visit to Kostanay region Nursultan Nazarbayev visited "Milkh” LLP, which specializes in the production of high-quality products from natural milk, the Akorda press-service reports.
Kazakhstan’s container train arrived in Mersin, Turkey 09 November 2017The first container train, launched from the Kokshetau station, arrived in the Turkish city of Mersin as part of the commissioning of the new Baku-Tbilisi-Kars connection line. It was reported to the press-service of JSC "NC "Kazakhstan temir zholy".
Investment opportunities of Kazakhstan presented in Great Britain09 November 2017Presentation of Kazakhstan’s investment opportunities and the "Astana" International Financial Center (AIFC) for representatives of the state and business circles of Great Britain was held in London within the framework of the British-Kazakhstan Investment Forum.
Kazakhstan took part in conference of RATS SCO09 November 2017Permanent Representative of Kazakhstan to the United Nations Kairat Umarov took part in the Fifth Scientific and Practical Conference of the Regional Anti-Terrorist Structure of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization "Fighting Terrorism - Cooperation without Borders" in Tashkent.
"Rukhani Zhangyru" caravan started in Mangistau09 November 2017Mangistau region started the first republican caravan "Rukhani Zhangyru". The caravan, uniting representatives of different spheres, will visit 56 settlements of the region. Its participants will meet with youth.
Traffic on Astana-Karaganda route to be opened this year 09 November 2017In accordance with the State program for Infrastructure Development "Nurly zhol", the "Center-South" project is being implemented along the Astana-Karaganda-Balkhash-Almaty route with a total length of 1,291 km, the press-service of the JSC "NC "KazAvtoZhol" informed.
Regular direct routes of grain shuttles launched in Kazakhstan08 November 2017Three direct routes by the message of Kostanay - Galaba were sent the other day from the Kazakhstan station Kostanay according to the approved schedule. Wagons loaded with flour will cover a distance of 3,257 km in 120 hours. This route was implemented by JSC "KTZ - Freight Transportation" in the framework of the project on the rational use and timely dispatch of rolling stock. The movement of freight trains is carried out according to the approved schedule and the route similar to the passenger traffic.
D.Abayev: About 3k sites were blocked during 2017 08 November 2017Until the end of next year, the Ministry of Information and Communications will introduce an automatic monitoring system that will monitor the global network, it was said by the Head of the Ministry Dauren Abayev at the plenary session of the Mazhilis.
D.Abayev spoke about main points of draft law on information and communications 08 November 2017The main directions of the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan "On Amendments and Additions to Some Legislative Acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on Information and Communications" was reported by Minister of Information and Communications of Kazakhstan Dauren Abayev at the plenary session of the Mazhilis of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
New Prospecting Institute proposed to establish in Kazakhstan – MID RK08 November 2017Minister for Investment and Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan Zhenis Kassymbek talked about the qualification requirements for prospectors answering the question of Mazhilis Deputy Arman Kozhakhmetov during the Plenary session of the lower chamber where the draft Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan "On Subsoil and Subsoil Use" was discussed.
Zh.Kassymbek - Kazakhstan plans to open 15 world-class deposits when launching of mass exploration08 November 2017The draft Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan "On Subsoil and Subsoil Use" provides for Increasing the transparency and predictability of the subsoil use sector through the introduction of the international system of standards. IT was announced by Minister for Investment and Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan Zhenis Kassymbek, who presented the project in the Mazhilis of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Electronic fare system launched in Uralsk 08 November 2017In West Kazakhstan region, a new innovative project SMSBUS will be launched. It became known during a briefing on the site of the Regional Communications Service.
New Tax Code presented in Senate 07 November 2017The Senate presented a draft of the new Tax Code, as well as draft bills "On the implementation of the Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan "On Taxes and Other Mandatory Payments to the Budget" (Tax Code)" and "On Amendments and Additions to Certain Legislative Acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on taxation Issues ".
Aktobe and Orenburg regions expand mutually beneficial cooperation07 November 2017Two years ago, a unique project "Business-class" was launched, where young entrepreneurs compete with business ideas. Last year, by the decision of the Governor of Aktobe region, the project expanded the borders and became international. It was said by Governor of the Orenburg region Yuri Berg in the framework of the plenary session "Potential of international cooperation of Orenburg region in the Eurasian space" of the VII International Forum "Orenburg Region - the Heart of Eurasia" in Orenburg.
We mustn’t lose citizens' confidence in PSCs - D.Abayev07 November 2017We must not lose citizens’ confidence in the Public Service Centers. This was said by Minister of Information and Communication Dauren Abayev during a meeting on improving the work of the Public Service Centers in the Government for citizens.
Kazakhstanis to be able to receive electronic certificates independently07 November 2017Kazakhstanis will be able to independently make decisions on the provision of personal information via SMS. It was announced by Chairman of the Board of the State Corporation "Government for Citizens" Ablaykhan Ospanov during the meeting on improving the work of the Public Service Centers with the participation of Minister of Information and Communications Dauren Abayev in the Government for citizens.
Construction of Almaty Main Ring Road to be started in 201807 November 2017At the present day the Ministry for Investment and Development of Kazakhstan implements 6 projects for public-private partnerships. Some of them concern the construction of highways. The projects were presented by Minister Zhenis Kassymbek during a meeting of the Government.
Academy of Public Administration shares its experience07 November 2017The delegation of the Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan took part in the international conference "State Personnel Policy in the Context of Reforming the Public Service System: Foreign Practice and Experience of Uzbekistan" in Tashkent.
Time of technologies (REVIEW)06 November 2017In the modern world, digital technologies play an increasingly important role in the development of country's economy. Already today, more than 40% of the population of the world has access to the Internet, and almost every 7 out of 10 households have a mobile phone. In Kazakhstan, the digital service center is launched. To know how Digital Kazakhstan develops, read the review material IA "Strategy2050.kz".
Headquarters of Islamic Organization for Food Security to be opened in Kazakhstan06 November 2017The draft law "On the ratification of the Headquarters Agreement between the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Islamic Organization for Food Security" was considered at the expanded meeting of the Committee on Agrarian Issues, Nature Management and Rural Development of the Senate of the Parliament.
Gasification project of Bayanaul by coal prepared by scientists06 November 2017The project of gasification by coal was presented by scientists. In this connection, it is possible to turn coal into gas in an innovative way. The project was told by director of "Institute of Coal and Technological Chemistry" LLP, Doctor of Chemistry Bolat Yermagambet at the press-center of the Government.
S.Zhakupova: The subsistence level will be increased by 16%06 November 2017With the purpose of bringing conformity with the actual structure of consumer spending of the population, the structure of the subsistence level will be changed from January 1. From the beginning of 2018, the ratio will change towards increasing the non-food share of the subsistence level and will be 55% by 45%.
S.Zhakupova told about new method of pension payments calculation06 November 2017From July 1, 2018, the basic pension will be accrued depending on the length of service. Also from the beginning of next year in Kazakhstan pensions will be raised - solidarity (labor) pension by 8%, basic pension, as well as other types of benefits by 6%.
Scientists propose to reduce emissions by heat pump systems06 November 2017Heat pump technologies using non-traditional renewable energy sources to reduce emissions are proposed in Kazakhstan. Director of the “Energy-saving and Energy Efficient Technologies” Research Institute Altai Alimgazin told the press-center of the Government.
Project “Nur-Capital” launched in Zhanaozen 06 November 2017In Aktau, Mangistau region, a presentation of the “Nur Capital” project took place and a tripartite memorandum on support and development of small and medium-sized enterprises was signed. Such a project is being implemented in Kazakhstan for the first time.
Central Asia Should Be At The Heart Of America’s ‘New Silk Road’ Policy06 November 2017As President Xi Jinping presided over a power consolidating 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, he also highlighted his trademark “Belt and Road” initiative (BRI). The aim is to build infrastructure projects that may reformat the Eastern hemisphere as we know it, and boost Chinese economic and political power.
Center for Law Enforcement Services opened in Almaty06 November 2017The Center for Law Enforcement Services opened in Almaty. It operates on the principle of "single window". Now the townspeople will be able to get all the necessary information on a particular case from the operators of the center.
Foundation of power station laid in Saryagash district 06 November 2017In the Saryagash district of South Kazakhstan region, the construction of a station for the production of electrical energy by the use of solar energy began. The foundation of a modern facility that produces 20 mW of electricity per day is laid in the rural district of Zhylga.
‘Nurly Zher’: 120 families received keys to apartments in Kostanay03 November 2017Within the framework of the execution of the instructions of the Head of State and the implementation of "Nurly Zher" state program two apartment buildings were commissioned in Kostanay. Arkhimed Mukhambetov, the Governor of the region, handed keys to new apartments located in the micro districts No. 9 and "Airport".
Kyzylorda to open meat processing plant03 November 2017There is a process of fishing, fish processing and sending fish products for export in Kyzylorda region. In addition, there is a great demand for cereals, melons, beef, produced in the Aral Sea area.
Party “Nur Otan” should be modernized – President of RK03 November 2017It is necessary to modernize the party "Nur Otan", because the country is being modernized, the economy, political forces must comply with this. It was stated by President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev at a meeting of the Political Council of the party "Nur Otan".
Project about life of Taras Shevchenko in Kazakhstan presented in Kiev03 November 2017The Embassy of Kazakhstan in Kiev and the Honorary Consulate of Kazakhstan in Western Ukraine implemented a project "Kobzar in the Steppes of Kazakhstan", which tells about the life and work of Taras Shevchenko in the period on the Kazakh land, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs informed.
Kyzylorda rgn leads in financing of social sphere03 November 2017Kyzylorda region continues to receive the largest funding for the social needs of the region in the country. It was stated at a press-conference in the Regional Communications Service by Deputy Governor of the region of Ruslan Rustemov.
AIFC and 5EL SA agreed to jointly develop blockchain initiatives 02 November 2017The international financial center "Astana" and 5EL SA signed a memorandum of cooperation, and agreed on the development and operation of a blockchain hub of innovations in Kazakhstan. As part of the document, the sides also intend to develop a blockchain initiative under the name "Bright Chain".
MCS RK: Volume of Kazakhstani media products increase every year02 November 2017This year, production of 39 television series is planned. At the same time, the level of Kazakhstani media content is on the rise, Vice Minister of Information and Communications Alan Azhibayev said during an expert meeting where the draft Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan "On Amendments and Additions to Certain Legislative Acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on Information and Communications" was discussed in the Mazhilis of Parliament of Kazakhstan.
Deputy gave negative mark to work of state bodies on giving information to media 02 November 2017Journalists cannot get enough information from state bodies Deputy of the Mazhilis of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan Mikhail Chirkov said. It was said during an expert meeting to discuss the draft law of the Republic of Kazakhstan "On Amendments and Additions to Certain Legislative Acts of the Republic of Kazakhstan on Information and Communications" in the Mazhilis of the Parliament of Kazakhstan.
Draft Code on Customs Regulation approved in Mazhilis02 November 2017The basis of the new Kazakhstan Customs Code is the items from the Customs Code of the EAEU. While forming this document, the logic of constructing the norms of the current Customs Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan was taken as a basis. It was stated by Minister of National Economy Timur Suleimenov at the plenary session of the Camber in the Mazhilis.
What will the high-speed highway "Eurasia" give?02 November 2017The prospects of the "Eurasia" high-speed railway project, estimated at more than 100 billion dollars, were told by Deputy Minister of Transport of Russia Alan Lushnikov at the X International Conference on Transport and Transit Potential "TransEurasia-2017".
Direct flight between Riga and Almaty planned to launch in 201802 November 2017Next year, it is planned to launch a direct flight between Riga and Almaty Deputy Secretary of State of the Ministry of Transport of Latvia Uldis Reimanis said during the X International Conference on Transport and Transit Potential "TransEurasia-2017".
Agreement on Customs Code of EAEU ratified in Mazhilis02 November 2017Among the main novels of the Customs Code of the EAEU is the automation of business processes at customs. This was told by Minister of National Economy Timur Suleymenov during a plenary session of the Mazhilis.
Kazakhstan plans to obtain 5bn dollars from transit by 202002 November 2017By 2020, it is necessary to increase the volume of transit traffic through Kazakhstan to 2 million containers, while for this period the revenues from transit should be about 5 billion dollars. It was stated by Minister for Investment and Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan Zhenis Kassymbek during the 10th International Conference on Transport and Transit Potential "TransEurasia-2017".
Single Situation Center to be created in Astana02 November 2017Within the framework of the “Smart Medicine” project, it is planned to create a Single Situation Center, which will allow monitoring the work of medical institutions in the online mode, the capital Mayor’s Office informed.
Kazakhstan ranked 36th in World Bank rating02 November 2017Kazakhstan in the rating “Doing Business 2018” of the World Bank, published on November 1, 2017 (Astana time), took the 36th position, ahead of such OECD countries as Italy (46th), Belgium (52), Israel (54th), Turkey (60). Greece (67).
King of Jordan visited "The Museum of Future "Nur-Alem" 01 November 2017On the eve of the opening of the tourist zone of the territory of EXPO-2017, the Museum of Future "Nur-Alem" was visited by Jordan's King Abdullah II bin Al-Hussein. This is the first visit of the Head of a foreign State after the closing of the exhibition.
“Eastern city” to be created in Astana 01 November 2017The Kokshetau airport holds talks with the Russian side, namely with the authorized bodies of the cities of Omsk, Tyumen, Yekaterinburg, Chelyabinsk, Surgut on the opening of direct flights with the city of Kokshetau, Governor’s Counselor of Akmola region on tourism Marat Igaliyev at a briefing in the Regional Communications Service.
Average monthly salary of employee amounted to 147 988 tenge01 November 2017In the third quarter of 2017 the average monthly nominal wage of one employee has amounted to 147,988 tenge. The index of nominal wages by the corresponding quarter of the previous year was 104.8%, real - 98.0%, the Ministry of National Economy of Kazakhstan reported.
Up to 20 world companies produce their products in Almaty rgn01 November 2017There are 1800 enterprises in Almaty region, 20 of which are transnational. In general, Governor of Almaty region Amandyk Batalov talked about other enterprises that will be created in the region together with other countries at a press-conference in the Central Communications Service.
4.2 bn tenge allocated from budget for "Rukhani zhangyru" program01 November 2017Minister of Finance of the Republic of Kazakhstan Bakhyt Sultanov talked about the amount of funds provided from the budget for the implementation of initiatives and instructions of the Head of State, as well as other important and priority directions of the economy at the plenary session of the Mazhilis of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan, where the draft law "On Amendments and Additions to the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan “On the republican budget for 2017-2019 years” was considered.
SPIID: 959 workplaces created in Akmola rgn01 November 2017According to the projects of the Industrialization Map in Akmola region, consumable goods worth 20.5 billion tenge have been produced from the beginning of the year, 959 jobs have been created, Mayor of the city of Stepnogorsk of Akmola region Anuar Kumpekeyev said during a briefing in Kokshetau.
Site for youth in Latin script presented in Karaganda 01 November 2017In Karaganda, within the framework of the "Rukhani zhangyru" program, a presentation of the youth portal zhastar09.kz was held in the Regional Museum of Local History. The peculiarity of the site is that all the information on it is in the Latin script.
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