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Meeting of Kazakhstan Prime-Minister and chairman of European Commission in Astana. Photo courtesy of primeminister.kz
Kazakhstan Prime-Minister meets Jose Manuel Barroso

Kazakhstan Prime-Minister Serik Akhmetov had a meeting with Chairman of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso.

Kazakhstan Prime-Minister meets Jose Manuel Barroso
Photo by Tengrinews.kz
ICAO to audit Kazakhstan airlines by autumn

We plan to bring ICAO auditors in the end of summer or beginning of autumn to remove Kazakhstan airlines from the blacklist: Vice-Minister.

ICAO to audit Kazakhstan airlines by autumn
France seeks to brand Hezbollah as 'terrorist' group
France seeks to brand Hezbollah as 'terrorist' group

France is to call for the military arm of Hezbollah to be added to an EU terror blacklist due to its backing of the Syrian regime.

France seeks to brand Hezbollah as 'terrorist' group
Head of European Commission Barroso to visit Kazakhstan in June
Head of European Commission Barroso to visit Kazakhstan in June

Chairman of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso will render a visit to Kazakhstan in June.

Head of European Commission Barroso to visit Kazakhstan in June
EU to take preferences off Kazakhstan exporters in 2014
EU to take preferences off Kazakhstan exporters in 2014

The European Union will take most of the preferences off Kazakhstan exporters starting from 2014.

EU to take preferences off Kazakhstan exporters in 2014
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37 million Euro spent on Tempus program in Kazakhstan

A plenary meeting of the consortium of Tempus European project was held in Almaty on April 4-5.

37 million Euro spent on Tempus program in Kazakhstan
Deputy chairman of the Civil Aviation Commission Serik Mukhtybayev. ©Tengrinews.kz
Kazakhstan airlines may be out of EU blacklist by November 2013

The hearing on Kazakhstan will be held in November upon results of ICAO audit: expert.

Kazakhstan airlines may be out of EU blacklist by November 2013
Last-minute deal resurrects Cyprus bailout
Last-minute deal resurrects Cyprus bailout

EU and IMF officials struck a last-minute deal with Cyprus early Monday to resurrect a bailout for the island -- but one banking chain goes to the wall and major clients, who include many Russians, will take a giant hit.

Last-minute deal resurrects Cyprus bailout
Cyprus launches banking overhaul as meltdown looms
Cyprus launches banking overhaul as meltdown looms

Cypriot politicians have until Monday to approve a "Plan B" bailout deal with the European Union and International Monetary Fund.

Cyprus launches banking overhaul as meltdown looms
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo by Danial Okassov©
Nazarbayev discussed EU agreement with European politicians

Kazakhstan is in talks with the European Union on signing of a new agreement on development of trade and economic cooperation.

Nazarbayev discussed EU agreement with European politicians
Scotland may have to reapply to UN and EU, says Britain
Scotland may have to reapply to UN and EU, says Britain

Scotland may have to reapply for membership of international organisations such as the UN and EU if it votes for independence.

Scotland may have to reapply to UN and EU, says Britain
Photo by Danial Okassov©
European Commission to help freezing Kazakhstan residents

European Commission has allocated 55,800 Euro to aide 2,000 victims of the severe cold that hit North Kazakhstan in December.

European Commission to help freezing Kazakhstan residents
5+1 talks with Iran to be held in Almaty on February 26
5+1 talks with Iran to be held in Almaty on February 26

The talks of 5+1 with Iran on its nuclear problem are going to be held on February 26 in Kazakhstan.

5+1 talks with Iran to be held in Almaty on February 26
EU expresses condolences to Kazakhstan over plane crash near Almaty
EU expresses condolences to Kazakhstan over plane crash near Almaty

Heads of the European Parliament, European Council and European Commission expressed condolences to Kazakhstan and the families of the victims of the plane crash.

EU expresses condolences to Kazakhstan over plane crash near Almaty
African Union Chief Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma. ©REUTERS
International donor conference for war-torn Mali opens

An international donor conference to drum up funds and troops to help the military operation against Islamist militants in Mali opened on Tuesday at the African Union headquarters in Ethiopia's capital.

International donor conference for war-torn Mali opens
Bulgaria nuclear referendum set to fail
Bulgaria nuclear referendum set to fail

A vote on whether to build a second nuclear power plant in Bulgaria, the EU member's first referendum since the end of communism in 1989, looked set to fail Sunday because of insufficient turnout.

Bulgaria nuclear referendum set to fail
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EU inaction escalates risk of Schmallenberg virus spread to Kazakhstan

Russian agricultural authority states that the risk of Schmallenberg virus (SBV) spilling from EU to the Customs Union is increasing.

EU inaction escalates risk of Schmallenberg virus spread to Kazakhstan
Winter weather claims second victim in the Balkans
Winter weather claims second victim in the Balkans

Freezing temperatures and heavy snowfall in the Balkans, that seriously affected traffic throughout the region, claimed a second victim on Sunday as a man died from cold in northern Serbia.

Winter weather claims second victim in the Balkans
Chairman of Kazakhstan Senate Kairat Mami and head of EU delegation toKazakhstan, Ambassador Aurélia Bouchez. ©parlam.kz
Democracy development process is irreversible in Kazakhstan: Kairat Mami

Chairman of Kazakhstan Senate Kairat Mami met with Ambassador Aurélia Bouchez, head of EU delegation to Kazakhstan.

Democracy development process is irreversible in Kazakhstan: Kairat Mami
Kazakhstan President discussed regional security with Vice-President of European Commission
Kazakhstan President discussed regional security with Vice-President of European Commission

Nursultan Nazarbayev met with Vice-President of the European Commission Baroness Catherine Ashton.

Kazakhstan President discussed regional security with Vice-President of European Commission