Articles by Vladimir Kuryatov

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 On August 29, 1991, Kazakh First President Nursultan Nazarbayev signed a historical document, a decree on the closure of the Semipalatinsk nuclear test site.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

Nazarbayev Urges Greater Pan-Asian Cooperation on Visit to China

SANYA, BOAO – During his official visit to China last weekend, President Nursultan Nazarbayev held talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping to advance ties on a wide range of issues of strategic partnership, and addressed the 12th session of the Boao Forum for Asia. The two leaders discussed a range of issues of bilateral cooperation…

Annual Christmas Charity Fair Raises Funds for Orphans

ASTANA – On Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, the Fifth Anniversary Charity Christmas Fair organized by diplomatic missions accredited in Kazakhstan took place at the Radisson SAS hotel in Astana. Guests of the event enjoyed lotteries with valuable prizes and souvenirs made by representatives of embassies and international organizations. Goods were also offered for sale by…