Articles by Ainur Kembayeva

Kazakhstan Chairs Working Group of Preparatory Commission for Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty

NUR-SULTAN – This year marks the 30th anniversary of the closure of the Semipalatinsk nuclear test site. On August 29, 1991, Kazakh First President Nursultan Nazarbayev signed a historical document, a decree on the closure of the Semipalatinsk nuclear test site.  The international community, recognizing the contribution of Kazakhstan in strengthening the non-proliferation regime of…

Expert Says the Deaf Still Face Challenges in Kazakhstan

International Deaf Day, marked annually the last Sunday of September, was launched in 1951 to honour the creation of the World Federation of the Deaf (WFD). It is marked during the International Week of the Deaf. This year, the day fell on Sept. 25. To better understand the lives of the deaf, Vice Chairman of…

Tulip Charity Ball Held at Radisson Hotel

ASTANA – The Radisson Hotel in Astana recently held the first “Tulip” charity ball  in Astana on March 29 titled “In the Heart of Eurasia.” “Tulip” balls are charity events held in various cities in Kazakhstan, Russia, Ukraine and other countries to raise money for numerous causes at once, such as healthy lifestyles, youth development…