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Kazakh Central Bank governor Daniyar Akishev ©Bloomberg.com
Kazakh central bank governor shares de-dollarization plans

The Governor of the National Bank of Kazakhstan Daniyar Akishev commented on the plan to de-dollarize the Kazakh economy.

Kazakh central bank governor shares de-dollarization plans
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Kazakhstan National Bank explains tenge depreciation and equilibrium rate

Kazakh National Bank Governor Akishev talks about mechanisms behind depreciation of the tenge and central bank’s role in shaping Kazakhstan

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Kazakhstan National Bank explains tenge depreciation and equilibrium rate
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Inflation in Kazakhstan nears 13%, central bank admits

Inflation in Kazakhstan reached 12.8% in the end of November. National Bank's Akishev names tenge depreciation the main driver.

Inflation in Kazakhstan nears 13%, central bank admits
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Pegging or no pegging: tenge in new monetary policy

Experts believe, the financial sector of Kazakhstan has not reached a complete freedom from pegging to the US dollar.

Pegging or no pegging: tenge in new monetary policy
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Nazarbayev visits Qatar to foster investemnts and relations between countries

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev visited Doha, Qatar.

Nazarbayev visits Qatar to foster investemnts and relations between countries
Daniar Akishev. Photo  © Turar Kazangapov
National Bank's Governor post is risky business

The resignation of Kairat Kelimbetov from the post of the National Bank governor and a prompt appointment of Daniyar Akishev have raised conflicting feelings both in the media and among general public.

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National Bank's Governor post is risky business
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Depreciation of tenge caused by appointment of National Bank's new Governor?

According to experts, appointment of Daniyar Ashirov as New Governor plunged the national currency into the feared 300 KZT to $1 zone.

Depreciation of tenge caused by appointment of National Bank's new Governor?
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Kazakhstan changes central bank governor

Kazakhstan central bank Governor Kairat Kelimbetov was dismissed, Daniyar Akishev has been appointed as new National Bank Governor.

Kazakhstan changes central bank governor
Bolat Zhamishev ©ortcom.kz
Chairman of Development Bank of Kazakhstan on public trust in tenge

Kazakhstanis will trust tenge only when they understand reasons behind exchange rate fluctuations: Chairman of Kazakhstan Development Bank.

Chairman of Development Bank of Kazakhstan on public trust in tenge
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Kazakhstan’s Central Bank Governor on tenge prospects

We believe the current exchange rate of 277 tenge for USD1 reflects the true market value and is the one the country’s economy benefits from: Kairat Kelimbetov.

Kazakhstan’s Central Bank Governor on tenge prospects
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Current tenge exchange rate is adequate: Kazakhstan central bank Governor

Governor of the National Bank of Kazakhstan Kairat Kelimbetov sees the current tenge exchange rate as adequate under the circumstances.

Current tenge exchange rate is adequate: Kazakhstan central bank Governor
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Nazarbayev instructs National Bank to compensate tenge deposits

President of Kazakhstan instructed the National Bank to initiate a mechanism of compensation for private fixed-term deposits in tenge.

Nazarbayev instructs National Bank to compensate tenge deposits
Central Bank Governor Kairat Kelimbetov. Photo courtesy of ortcom.kz.
Kazakhstan expands tenge to US dollar exchange rate corridor

Kazakhstan’s central bank has expanded the tenge to US dollar exchange rate corridor.

Kazakhstan expands tenge to US dollar exchange rate corridor
Kairat Kelimbetov. Photo © RIA Novosti
Kelimbetov comments on National Bank relocation to Astana

Governor of the National Bank of Kazakhstan Kairat Kelimbetov has commented on relocation of the major financial institution from Almaty to Astana.

Kelimbetov comments on National Bank relocation to Astana
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Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan are best prepared for economic shocks: Kelimbetov

According to the Central Bank Governor Kairat Kelimbetov, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan are best prepared for global economic shocks among all post-Soviet countries apart from Russia.

Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan are best prepared for economic shocks: Kelimbetov
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Nazarbayev dispels rumours of tenge devaluation

President Nursultan Nazarbayev has dispelled the rumours about a forthcoming devaluation of the tenge in Kazakhstan.

Nazarbayev dispels rumours of tenge devaluation
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Russian central bank restricts transactions with Kazakhstani suppliers

Central Bank of Russia has restricted transactions involving Kazakhstani suppliers to prevent money laundering and tax evasion.

Russian central bank restricts transactions with Kazakhstani suppliers
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12th Islamic Financial Services Board summit in Almaty on May 19-21

The 12th Sammit of the Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) will take place in Almaty from May 19 to 21.

12th Islamic Financial Services Board summit in Almaty on May 19-21
New 1000 tenge bill. Photo © the Central Bank
Central Bank of Kazakhstan issues new 1000 bill

The Central Bank of Kazakhstan has issued a new 1000 tenge bill.

Central Bank of Kazakhstan issues new 1000 bill
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Central Bank Governor on why he assured there would be no currency devaluations prior to actual devaluation

Prior to the 20% currency devaluation back in February Mr. Kelimbetov assured the country’s population there were no such expectations.

Central Bank Governor on why he assured there would be no currency devaluations prior to actual devaluation