Search Results for 2014/12/17

Expanded Government Meeting Reviews Progress on Kazakhstan 2050 Strategy, Efforts to Sustain High Economic Growth

…will have grown from between 36 to 52 percent. Pension payments are to be raised by 14 percent, social benefits by up to 12 percent, targeted social assistance by 12

Border Does Not Divide Kazakhstan and China, But Brings Them Closer, Says Kazakh Ambassador in Beijing

…markets of China, Europe, Russia and the CIS countries and facilitates transport routes into the European Union (EU) states, Central Asia and the Persian Gulf. Additionally, in 2014 the total…

Air Astana Introduces Economy Sleeper Class

…In 2014, it was named the Best Airline in Central Asia and India for the third consecutive time at the World Airline Awards held at the Farnborough International Airshow. Air…

Oil and Russia: Twin Shocks for the Caucasus and Central Asia

…more than 50 percent since June 2014, and markets expect that they will stay at about $57 per barrel on average in 2015, rising gradually to $72 per barrel by…

National Beef Export Programme Yields Positive Results

…As a result of the efforts aimed at the development of beef cattle, over the past three years the proportion of cattle farms in the country increased from 12 to…

Senate Defines Kazakhstan’s Youth Policy, Seeks Youth Participation in Country’s Political Life

…tensions. He stated that at the end of 2014, the government was asked to develop various scenarios for different economic conditions to prevent an economic slowdown and ease the burden…

Government proceeds with privatising state property, says vice minister of finance

…until 2016 was adopted in March 2014. The second wave of privatisation began. The lists of properties subject to privatisation included 831 entities owned by the state and the quasi-public…

Economic news in brief

…Fund plans to create 18,500 jobs as a result of56 investment projects in 2014-2016. “In 2014, it is planned to complete 16 projects worth $3 billion with the creation of…