Search Results for 2003/11/10

Kazakhstan, France Build Wide Ranging Partnership

…official visits to France 10 times since taking office: in 1992, 1994, twice in 1995, 1997, 2003, 2008, 2010, 2011 and 2012. He successfully established and maintained close ties with…

Congress in Astana focuses on religion as means to address global challenges

…years, has grown in influence and authority. The number of participating delegations in congress’s sessions has increased from 17 in 2003, when the congress was established, to 82 this year….

Kazakh President replaces his chief of staff, makes new government appointments 

…health and minister of education and science. In late 2000, he became an Akim (Governor) of the West Kazakhstan Region, and in November 2003, he became ambassador of Kazakhstan to…

Kazakh Citizens Hold Numerous Guinness World Records

…Photo credit: Tengrinews.kz Kazakhstan holds the record for the largest exercise demonstration/class in different venues, set September 3, 2003 when more than 4.8 million people across the country were simultaneously…

Astana to host Sixth Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religion

ASTANA – Eighty-two delegations from 46 countries representing the world’s religions are expected to gather in Astana Oct. 10-11 for the Sixth Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions….

The Power of Context: Abai Kunanbayev’s Translations Made European Literature Accessible to the Kazakh People

…environment, to see the charm of fables. Originally they preferred “realistic” stories to the fictional settings of speaking crows and foxes.” But, Abdrakhmanov notes, in 10-15 years this hurdle was…

Southern Thai Tourism Destinations Hope for Direct Flights from Kazakhstan

…round. Direct flights between Almaty and Bangkok were launched in 2003. According to data on tourism from the World Bank, 26 million people travelled to Thailand as tourists in 2013….

EU Encourages Kazakhstan to Abolish Completely Capital Punishment

October 10 is World and European Day against the Death Penalty. This is an opportunity to talk about human rights and recommit to our values. The European Union has a…

Nur-Sultan: A New City For a New Era in Kazakhstan

…confidently carved a place out for itself in the international political arena in a short time and became the venue for major international political forums. In 2003, under the chairmanship…

Tokayev’s New Special Representative for International Cooperation Will Advance Kazakhstan’s Leadership Agenda

…to the United Nations from 2003-2007 and to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe 2009-2011, he served as an ambassador to Cuba, Austria, the U.K and the U.S….