Search Results for 2006/03/19

Kazakh President reshuffles government, appoints new ministers of foreign affairs, defence and aerospace industries, and industry and infrastructure development

…Rakhat Metals President. Over the next four years, he was the Rakhat Companies Group’s president and chairman of the board. Since 2006, he worked in the diplomatic service. He was…

Kazakhstan Steppe Eagle Exercise Helps Sustain NATO Ties

…fresh water facilities, and providing medical treatment for the local population. In December 2006, the battalion was formally expanded to brigade size and renamed the KAZBRIG, though the first KAZBAT…

Disarmament: Nuclear Weapons and Security are Irreconcilable

…and Uzbekistan signed the Treaty on the Central Asian Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone (CANWFZ) in Semipalatinsk on Sept.8 in 2006. Kazakhstan has significantly suffered from nuclear weapons tests. Overall, 468 air, ground,…

New head of presidential administration, mayor of Astana appointed

ASTANA – Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev appointed Sept. 10 Astana Akim (Mayor) Asset Issekeshev the head of the presidential administration, relieving him of his position as a mayor. Head of…

UN Rights Report Positive, Says Culture Ministry Official

…Rapporteur on freedom of religion and belief are? The UN General Assembly (GA) established the Human Rights Council (HRC) on March 15, 2006. Every three years, the General Assembly selects…

Kazakhstan may postpone national railway IPO

ASTANA – Postponing Kazakhstan Temir Zholy’s (KTZ) initial public offering (IPO) until 2025 has been requested on behalf of the National Association of Mining and Mining and Metallurgical Enterprises and…

Kazakhstan Promotes, Protects Women’s and Children’s Rights

…Gender Equality in Kazakhstan for 2006-2010, initiating the implementation of measures aimed at promoting gender equality in social and political life. In December 2009, Kazakhstan adopted the laws On the…

First Montessori school in Kazakhstan opens doors in Astana

…the school Leila Mukasheva, who is also a paediatrician, opened a Montessori centre, though not a school, in Astana in 2006. “I learned about this method in 2006. It will…

We Should All Be Working Together, Astronaut Williams Says

…the flight of the Russian FGB. My first flight, in 2006, was right in the middle of the construction of the station as we changed temporary power and thermal control…

External News in Brief

2006. During the meeting in Astana, the sides agreed to cooperate more closely in Kazakhstan’s effort to develop a training curriculum on illicit trafficking at the Nuclear Security Training Centre,…