Articles by Bulat Kambarov

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 On August 29, 1991, Kazakh First President Nursultan Nazarbayev signed a historical document, a decree on the closure of the Semipalatinsk nuclear test site.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…

Kazakhstan, China Sign $50 Billion Worth of Deals in 2015, Ambassador in Beijing Says

As Kazakhstan and China look back at the year of intensive diplomacy and economic cooperation and plan for next year, we interviewed Kazakh Ambassador to China Shakhrat Nuryshev to provide an in-depth insight into the fact-paced relations and their impact on the two countries. How long have you been in China? When was the first…

Netherlands Interested in 100 Concrete Steps, Nurly Zhol, Kazakh Ambassador Says

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte visited Astana Dec. 2 for a trip heavily focused on economic cooperation. We interviewed Mainyura Murzamadiyeva, Kazakhstan’s Ambassador in The Hague, to discuss the results of the visit and the state of relations in general. How would you characterise the current trade and economic relations between Kazakhstan and the Netherlands?…