Search Results for 2006/03/19

Cultural, Economic Cooperation with UNESCO, OECD Discussed during Top Level Visit to Paris

…equality for 2006–2016. She also briefed Bokova on the activities of the Assembly of People of Kazakhstan (APK), a constitutional body comprising representatives of ethnic associations which is empowered to…

In Kazakhstan, Latvian President Remembers Tragic Past, Looks towards Economic Future

…Latvia in 2006, Nazarbayev learned of 268 cases of the Latvians who were repressed in Kazakhstan during the Soviet times. “Latvia considers Kazakhstan the most important partner in Central Asia….

Kazakh Expat Gains Experience, Advocates for Home Country Abroad

ASTANA – While more and more foreigners are moving to Kazakhstan, tales of Kazakh expatriates abroad are still rare. Astana native Raushan Makhmutova, who has been working abroad since 2006,…

How Kazakh Language Conquered Heart of South Korean Girl

…visited Astana in 2006. Later, I came to Astana a few more times during fieldwork for my PhD,” said the researcher. Soon after she arrived in Almaty, she began dreaming…

KEGOC to launch IPO by End of June

…Diligence and DF King WorldWide (Europe)/APEX Consult. Until 2006, KEGOC was a 100 percent state-owned company. In 2006, all of the state stock was transferred to the Samruk Kazakhstan Holding…

Belgian Embassy Active in Cultural Events in Kazakhstan

…recent friendly competition hasn’t cooled the two countries’ warm, longstanding relationship, however. Belgium has opened an embassy in Astana in 2006 and Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev has paid Brussels two…

Kazakhstan’s Model of Interreligious Dialogue: the Basis of Peace and Harmony

…granted the honour of organising and preparing in 2006 the Second Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions in Astana. During the period between congresses, main bodies have been…

The International Day Against Nuclear Tests – a Big Event for Kazakhstan, a Pioneer in Their Abolition

…disarmament. On August 29, 1991, by the Decree of the President of the Kazakh SSR Nursultan Nazarbayev, the Semipalatinsk test site was closed. Photo credit: E-history.kz. Resolution 64/35 says: “Member…

Kazakhstan’s Top Skier Eager to Start New Season

…Poltoranin won four gold medals at different events in Almaty. He also participated in the Winter Olympics in 2006 (Torino) and 2010 (Vancouver), finishing fifth in the individual and team…

Abdykalikova: Kazakhstan Creates Conditions to Develop Modern, Inclusive Economy

…and medium-sized businesses. The level of female unemployment declined from 9.2 percent in 2006 to 5.6 percent in 2015 and the gender wage gap reduced from 62 percent [of the…