Kazakhstan, Vietnam seek cooperation in criminal matters 27 March 2019Signed on June 15, 2017, in Hanoi, the agreement identifying areas of cooperation, central bodies, the content and form of requests for assistance, the order and modalities for preponement and refusal to provide assistance, the execution of requests, as well as representation and costs associated with assistance, consultations and other arrangements aims at intensifying mutual cooperation to effectively combat crimes.
27 investment projects were launched in Kazakhstan in 201827 March 2019Given the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan and “Kazakh Invest” National Company, 27 investment projects with foreign capital of US $3.1bn resulting in 6 thousand workplaces were launched in Kazakhstan in 2018, the Foreign Ministry’s press release says.
Agreement between National Bank and Government: 10 main measures on macroeconomy policy for 201926 March 2019As part of the instructions given, an agreement aimed at ensuring sustainable economic growth, keeping the stable level of prices has been signed between the Government and the National Bank, the following tasks have been identified: a balanced fiscal policy, an effective monetary policy and inflation control measures, the FX market’s stability, to attract investments and to found accessibility for funding the economy, the implementation of the national financial support programmes to develop the economy, to recover the real sector’s enterprises, the financial system’s sustainability, to decrease the hidden economy and to develop non-cash payments, to protect the customer rights and to increase the financial literacy, for more read the article below.
516 joint enterprises with Korean capital run in Kazakhstan20 March 2019Seoul has hosted the 8th Kazakhstan-Korea Interparliamentary Commission meeting on trade and economic and scientific and technical cooperation on March 19-20, with the Kazakh delegation led by Minister of Industry and Infrastructure Development Roman Sklyar.
Nursultan Nazarbayev: First President of Kazakhstan20 March 2019Nursultan Nazarbayev is a Kazakh politician, who holds the title of the first President of independent Kazakhstan. Taking office in 1990, Nursultan Nazarbayev led the country during 30 years, by winning six presidential elections consecutively, with the overwhelming number of the votes. Despite his recent resignation on 19 March 2019, he heads the Security Council of Kazakhstan and Nur Otan party.
KazPost develops digital projects, boosts transit 19 March 2019Last year the company launched a franchise network of departments, digital offices, developed online services, boosted the delivery of periodicals by drones, with opening a bonded warehouse at the international center of cross-border cooperation “Khorgos”, developing transit postal deliveries from China to Europe and Central Asia, promoting e-commerce and a franchise network, as well as digital projects are of priority for 2019, Chairman of the Board of “KazPost” JSC, Saken Sarsenov, said at a press-conference at NWF “Samruk-Kazyna”.
Kazakhstan sees ways to improve labor relations regulation19 March 2019This Government session including Minister of Labor and Social Protection of Population Berdybek Saparbayev, Minister of Industry and Infrastructural Development Roman Sklyar has discussed labor relations, that is measures to reduce occupation injuries, the importance of signing labor contracts, lack of quality labor inspectors and so on, revealing the problems in this field. For more, read the article below.
‘Era of Independence’ by Nursultan Nazarbayev – first Kazakh book ever translated into Portuguese18 March 2019Depicting the stages of formation and development of Kazakhstan and its role in the international arena, the Book “Era of Independence” written by Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev was on display in the capital of Brazil. The book turned out to be the first Kazakh book ever translated into the Portuguese language. Read more about it in the article below prepared by the Strategy2050.kz website.
Tim Bennett: Kazakhstan has a tremendous investment potential15 March 2019Formed in 2017, Astana International Exchange (AIX) is part of the Astana International Financial Center’s development, with the first trading session launched on 14 Nov. 2018. AIX’s shareholders include AIFC, Goldman Sachs, Shanghai Stock Exchange, the Silk Road Fund and NASDAQ. The Strategy2050.kz website presents a brief interview with AIX’s CEO Tim Bennett about Kazakhstan, the AIFC’s development as a financial center.
Kazakhstan steps up education, partners with Singapore 14 March 2019Over several years of cooperation, the two countries have built a strong interaction in the field of education, staring off in September 2011, with a conclusion of a memorandum of understanding to develop Kazakhstan’s system of vocational education between the Kazakh Education and Science Ministry and Singapore’s National Fund “Temasek Foundation” and Nanyang Polytechnic International college. The countries continue interacting, so bringing cooperation to a brand new level. Read for more in the article below.
Kazakh President met Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi in UAE14 March 2019The Kazakh President expressed gratitude to Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan for warm welcome, noting that it is the first ever World Special Olympic Games taking place in the Middle East in the United Arab Emirates, the press service of Akorda informed.
Smart Astana app helps unveil bought sick leaves13 March 2019Internet of things, artificial intelligence, 3D printing technology and blockchain actively penetrate all spheres of human life, and this is a key trend of modern times. Digitalization has become one of the main megatrends of global development. Astana Innovations JSC, the Public Healthcare Administration and DamuMed Company have developed a useful service. Now a sick leave is very transparent and it can be checked easily. Smart Astana, a city mobile application, will help in it. Read more about this new function and the others in the material of the Strategy2050.kz Information Agency.
Exhibition of ‘Golden Man’ in world museums13 March 2019Kazakhstan still remains a historical and cultural discovery, with a way lot to share with the entire world. Its positioning in the center of Eurasia allows the country to reveal the wonders of the ancient civilizations, further showcasing them in world museums. The country has already brought the world six “Golden Men”, being the cultural heritage of the Great Steppe Belt of Eurasia. Keep on reading for more in the article below.
From $2 to 4: tourists will have to pay contribution in Kazakhstan12 March 2019A draft State Program for the Development of the Tourism Industry of the Republic of Kazakhstan for 2019-2025 has been approved during a meeting of the Government chaired by Prime Minister Askar Mamin. What are the main effects from the program’s realization? Read more in the review material of the Strategy2050.kz Information Agency.
Kazakhstan, Austria boost cooperation07 March 2019Kazakhstan and Austria, having strong political and economic ties, are paving a way to further the multilateral political cooperation, fully reach the trade and economic ties’ realization, closely cooperate internationally, with both sides confirming the interest in enhancing relations.
Kazakh President met representatives of ‘Koktem shuagy’ women’s public 07 March 2019Today, Head of State Nursultan Nazarbayev has sat down with the women in a regular meeting devoted to International Women’s Day, underlining their role and participation in the country’s development, the support to mothers with many children, the press office of Akorda informed.
Kazakh-Egyptian Business Forum: boosting investment cooperation07 March 2019Kazakhstan is well-known for investors due to investment preferences the country provides by law, with every meeting of foreign delegations is not without discussing investment issues. This time, the investment potential was slated for the visit of a delegation from the Arab Republic of Egypt. Read more about the purpose of Egyptian delegation’s arrival to Kazakhstan in the review piece of the Strategy2050.kz Information Agency.
10 women brought fame to Kazakhstan in 201806 March 2019The Kazakh land has given many great people to the whole world. Among them there are a lot of women. Kulyash Baiseitova, Roza Rymbayeva, Aliya Moldagulova, Manshuk Mametova, Olga Shishigina, Margarita Kravtsova and the others at different times made Kazakhstan be well-known and famous. On the eve of the International Women’s Day - the 8th of March - the editorial team of the Strategy2050.kz Information Agency has prepared a top 10 list of women who brought fame to Kazakhstan in 2018.
Implementation of tasks given by President is in the spotlight06 March 2019Following the recent Cabinet reshuffle, the Nursultan Nazarbayev-ruled Nur Otan Party, being the leading party within Kazakhstan, announced new tasks facing the Government. In this regard, the Ministers sat down with journalists in a bid to fully implement the President’s tasks, including salary increase and housing issues, and so on. For more, read the Strategy2050’s article below.
World Bank finances youth corps development project in Kazakhstan05 March 2019The youth corps development project is implemented by the Ministry of Education and Science of Kazakhstan in cooperation with the World Bank. The objective of the project is to mainstream young people and provide its participation in socially useful activity, develop all-important skills in young people and increase proactivity. Read more about this project in the review material of the Strategy2050.kz Information Agency.
Economics of simple things: Kazakhstan will down imports to 37%05 March 2019Consumer goods, textiles, furniture production and you name it, are all what economics of simple things is about. Being underestimated for many years, this can result in GDP growth. Despite being hugely dependent on imports, Kazakhstan keeps developing this area by allocating funds to stimulate production. To know more about the country’s steps in this area, read the article below brought by Strategy2050.kz.
Senate Chairman Kassym-Jomart Tokayev met representatives of diplomatic corps04 March 2019Friendly relations between Kazakhstan and Armenia, the further development of tourist itineraries with Kyrgyzstan, the significance of the Convention on Legal Status of the Caspian Sea for the littoral States, the Declaration following the Kazakh president’s visit to Japan were among the matters discussed during Senate Chairman Kassym-Jomart Tokayev’s meetings with the Ambassadors of Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, Japan accredited to Kazakhstan upon request.
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