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Meeting of Central Asian Foreign Ministers and EU representatives. Photo by Tengrinews©
Kazakhstan and EU to sign expanded cooperation program

A bilateral extended cooperation program for the nearest years will be signed during the visit of Catherine Ashton to Kazakhstan.

Kazakhstan and EU to sign expanded cooperation program
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Baltic farmers demand fair slice of EU aid

As the EU braces for bruising budget talks, the bloc's three small Baltic states have stepped up their campaign to get what they say is their fair share of farm aid.

Baltic farmers demand fair slice of EU aid
Clinton to push Bosnia for reforms at start of Balkans tour
Clinton to push Bosnia for reforms at start of Balkans tour

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton begins a five-nation Balkans tour on Tuesday, seeking to push regional leaders to stick to existing agreements and enact the reforms needed to join the EU and NATO.

Clinton to push Bosnia for reforms at start of Balkans tour
Kazakhstan working on new cooperation agreement with EU: Nazarbayev
Kazakhstan working on new cooperation agreement with EU: Nazarbayev

Nursultan Nazarbayev met with members of the International Council of Management Consulting Institutes during his official visit to Austria.

Kazakhstan working on new cooperation agreement with EU: Nazarbayev
Photo by Danial Okassov©
Kazakhstan and EU will jointly counter terrorist propaganda

We are working on a new agreement between Kazakhstan and the European Union to jointly counter propaganda of terrorism: deputy chairman of the National Security Commission of Kazakhstan.

Kazakhstan and EU will jointly counter terrorist propaganda
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Kazakhstan airlines may be out of EU black list next year

Kazakhstan Vice-Minister of Transport and Communications told about the plans to help Kazakhstan airlines out of EU black list.

Kazakhstan airlines may be out of EU black list next year
Greek PM stresses urgency of austerity deal
Greek PM stresses urgency of austerity deal

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras stressed the urgency of sealing an austerity pact ahead of crucial talks Monday between Greek officials and the so-called troika of international creditors.

Greek PM stresses urgency of austerity deal
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev. ©REUTERS
Kazakhstan is calling Euro-Atlantic and Eurasian security organizations to interact

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev is advocating a platform for Euro-Atlantic and Eurasian security cooperation.

Kazakhstan is calling Euro-Atlantic and Eurasian security organizations to interact
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ICAO will help Kazakhstan airlines out of EU blacklist

KazAeroNavigation and the International Civil Aviation Organization have signed an Agreement on Informational-Managerial Services.

ICAO will help Kazakhstan airlines out of EU blacklist
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Expanstion of cooperation between Kazakhstan and EU to be discussed in Astana

The third round of negotiations with the European Commission will be held in Astana on July 10-11.

Expanstion of cooperation between Kazakhstan and EU to be discussed in Astana
New Greek government pins hopes on privatisations
New Greek government pins hopes on privatisations

Greece's new government formally takes office this week and looks set to push privatisation so as to win favour and funds from EU-IMF creditors who are inspecting the country's strained finances.

New Greek government pins hopes on privatisations
Recovering Greek leader faces crucial audit
Recovering Greek leader faces crucial audit

Ailing Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras must face a crucial audit by Greece's creditors this week and may be tempted to push a change of rescue terms more in line with what was recently offered Spain.

Recovering Greek leader faces crucial audit
Stockholm subway. Photo courtesy of Ekaterina Sisfontes
Stockholm photo exhibition to be held in Almaty subway as part of ArtbatFest

Ekaterina Sisfontes’ (Sweden) photo exhibition called Stockholm Subway will kick off in Almaty subway on May 26.

Stockholm photo exhibition to be held in Almaty subway as part of ArtbatFest
Nursultan Nazarbayev. Daniyal Okassov ©
Kazakhstan’s 2011 trade turnover with the EU stands at $50 billion

According to President Nazarbayev, currently a key issue for Kazakhstan is a new agreement on expanded partnership.

Kazakhstan’s 2011 trade turnover with the EU stands at $50 billion
Air Astana plane. Photo courtesy of the company's press-service
French Ambassador to Kazakhstan calling for exclusion of Air Astana from EU black list

Jean-Charles Berthonnet made an official statement on April 9.

French Ambassador to Kazakhstan calling for exclusion of Air Astana from EU black list
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Kazakhstan air companies are in EU black list

Kazakhstan air companies, except for Air Astana, got into the EU black list again.

Kazakhstan air companies are in EU black list
Air Astana against EU carbon charges
Air Astana against EU carbon charges

The European Union has imposed a charge on carbon emissions from January 1.

Air Astana against EU carbon charges
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Kazakhstan to export horse meat to the EU

A memorandum between Astana AgroProduct and Italian Naba Carni on a joint horse-breeding venture was signed in Astana.

Kazakhstan to export horse meat to the EU
Karim Massimov met with the head of EU representative office in Kazakhstan Norbert Justine. Photo courtesy of flickr.com
Massimov met with head of EU representative office in Kazakhstan

Karim Massimov met with the head of EU representative office in Kazakhstan Norbert Justine.

Massimov met with head of EU representative office in Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan and EU agreed on access to services market upon entering WTO
Kazakhstan and EU agreed on access to services market upon entering WTO

Negotiations on access to services market upon Kazakhstan's ascent into the WTO completed between Kazakhstan and the European Union on October 12 in Brussels.

Kazakhstan and EU agreed on access to services market upon entering WTO