Articles by Lyudmila Korina

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 On August 29, 1991, Kazakh First President Nursultan Nazarbayev signed a historical document, a decree on the closure of the Semipalatinsk nuclear test site.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

‘Golden Princess’ Reveals Her Ancient Secrets

WEST KAZAKHSTAN REGION – The “Golden Princess” or Altyn Hanshaiym found in West Kazakhstan’s Terektin District in 2012 has now been confirmed as one of the oldest tombs discovered in the country. The tomb dates back to the early Sarmatian period (fourth and fifth centuries BC) and is considered to be comparable in importance and…

Karachaganak Operator Contributing to Regional Social Development

WEST KAZAKHSTAN REGION – The huge Karachaganak oil and gas field is one of the West Kazakhstan region’s most significant sources of wealth, and the Karachaganak Petroleum Operating B.V. (KPO) operating it is contributing significantly to the social reconstruction of the region, as evidenced by numerous industry awards and recognitions at the highest level. Regional…

Entrepreneur Shares Recipe for Success with Youth

URALSK – Entrepreneur Balziya Yeveneyeva is demonstrating that sharing success is the way to make it grow. She has equipped a classroom and a laboratory for the practical training of chefs and future culinary experts with her own funds. Some of these future master chefs are orphans who otherwise might not have had a chance…

Young Farmer Learns His Trade by Hard Work, Builds His Future on Land

WESTERN KAZAKHSTAN – The completion of the sowing season for young farmer Alexander Krasnikov does not mean the time has come for a holiday or a break. He is convinced that any day of the field season feeds a year. “When I was given this land to rent, first I had to uproot vegetation. Not…