Articles by Danna Bopezhanova

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 On August 29, 1991, Kazakh First President Nursultan Nazarbayev signed a historical document, a decree on the closure of the Semipalatinsk nuclear test site.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

BIE Commends Astana’s EXPO 2017 Preparations during Briefing in Paris

The Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) commended Astana’s preparations for EXPO 2017 as a Kazakh delegation led by First Deputy Foreign Minister and EXPO 2017 Commissioner Rapil Zhoshybaev and Chairman of the Board of the Astana EXPO 2017 national company Talgat Yermegiyaev reported to the Bureau’s Executive Committee in Paris on Oct. 15. Zhoshybayev briefed…