Articles by Galina Baymakhanova

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 On August 29, 1991, Kazakh First President Nursultan Nazarbayev signed a historical document, a decree on the closure of the Semipalatinsk nuclear test site.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

Understanding Kazakhstan’s Resources Is Key to Development

The economic development of many nations has hinged on their geology. Mineral resources often determine the course of history and shape the political map of the world, and many hot spots are in areas of competition for energy reserves. However, ours is the information age, and the importance of intangible assets and processes has increased…