Factsheet on the Third Modernisation of Kazakhstan
Kazakh Leader Outlines Five Priorities of Kazakhstan’s Third Stage of Modernisation
Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev’s 2017 address to the nation, published Jan. 31, focuses on what he termed a new, third stage of the country’s modernisation. It consists of five top priorities that are to ensure economic growth above the world average and bring the nation closer to its goal of joining the top 30 most-developed countries.
Factsheet on the Proposed Constitutional Reform
Kazakh President Unveils Plans of Constitutional Reforms
Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev gave a special televised address Jan. 25 to the nation on the redistribution of powers among governmental bodies which would involve, among other steps, amending the country’s Constitution.
President Nazarbayev's Address on Redistribution of Powers
Kazakhstan’s global diplomacy initiatives
Kazakhstan’s contribution to resolving the conflict in Syria
UN Security Council Hears Policy Address by President of Kazakhstan
10 January, 2017, Kazakhstan as a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council for the first time participated in its Open Debate on Conflict Prevention and Sustaining Peace, where Kazakh Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov presented the policy address by President Nursultan Nazarbayev “Kazakhstan’s Concept Vision on Sustaining Global Partnership for Secure, Just and Prosperous World”.
Kazakhstan Turns 25: Contributing To Global Good To Remain Top Priority
On December 16, Kazakhstan will mark 25 years of independence. This is a momentous occasion which will be marked by celebrations across the country. But along with the festivities, this is also a time for us all to reflect on the significant progress we have made at home and the role we have played to help develop our common global community.
New Research Provides Important Insight into Independent Kazakhstan’s Past and Future 25 Years
It is invariably instructive, if often uncomfortable, to see how you are viewed from outside – particularly if the analysis is carried out by those with real expertise. So it is not a surprise that the authoritative report by three leading foreign academics into how Kazakhstan might look 25 years from now is both informative and, at times, challenging.
Telegram of condolences to Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Thailand Prayut Chan-o-cha on passing of the King of Thailand Bhumibol Adulyadej
The message notes that the Head of State with deep sorrow has learned about the passing of the King of Thailand.
Kazakh FM Addresses 71st Session of UN General Assembly in New York
Kazakh Foreign Minister Erlan Idrissov addressed the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) while in New York Sept. 24. His participation contributed to further advancing the global peace initiatives of President Nursultan Nazarbayev, as well as quality preparations for the nation’s upcoming membership in the Security Council in 2017-2018 and comparing notes on the most important issues for Kazakhstan with the widest range of international partners, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
In New York, Kazakh FM Promotes Security Initiatives, Discusses UNSC Role
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Erlan Idrissov participated in the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, taking part in the opening session of the general debates, as well as multilateral events and bilateral meetings on Sept. 20-23.
National brand will be first selected in Kazakhstan
Wide open tender will be held for the first time in Kazakhstan to create “National Brand of the Republic of Kazakhstan”. Any individuals and legal entities can apply for the tender with no limitations as to citizenship or age.
MOMENT OF SILENCE URGED FOR AUGUST 29 TO HONOR ALL VICTIMS OF NUCLEAR TESTS
As the world and Kazakhstan mark the 25th anniversary of the closure of the Semipalatinsk Nuclear Test Site on August 29, The ATOM Project is calling for a moment of silence on that day to honor all victims of nuclear weapons testing.
Kazakhstan Extends by Five Years Moratorium on Controversial Land Code Amendments
Kazakhstan decided Aug. 18 to extend for five years a recently imposed moratorium on the implementation of controversial amendments to its land law.
Thailand Officially Confirms Participation in EXPO 2017
The EXPO 2017 Commissioner Rapil Zhoshybayev paid a visit to the Kingdom of Thailand on August 8-9, 2016, where meetings were held with the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Energy - National Section Commissioner of Thailand in EXPO 2017 Areepong Bhoocha-oom, UN Under-Secretary General – UNESCAP Executive Secretary Shamshad Akhtar as well as business circles and leading mass media.
MFA of Kazakhstan hosted discussions on Kazakhstani-Thai cooperation in the field of tourism and sport
First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Mukhtar Tileuberdi met with Minister of Tourism and Sports of Thailand Konkarn Wattanavrangkul on August 4, 2016. During the meeting parties discussed condition status and perspectives of kazakh-thai cooperation.
DISCOVER KAZAKHSTAN WITH AN APPLICATION “KAZAKHSTAN - LAND OF THE GREAT STEPPE”
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Kazakhstan Committed to Opening Economy and Modernizing Society
“The interests of our overseas partners are taken fully into account when new policy is being shaped.”
June 9 - Day of National Mourning in the Republic of Kazakhstan
In connection with the deaths of soldiers and civilians as a result of the terrorist act in the city of Aktobe, the national mourning is declared on June 9, 2016 in the Republic of Kazakhstan