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Secretary General of Bureau International des Expositions content with Kazakhstan’s progress towards hosting EXPO-2017

On a visit to Astana he met Kazakh Foreign Minister Erlan Idrissov.

Secretary General of Bureau International des Expositions content with Kazakhstan’s progress towards hosting EXPO-2017
Wind Energy logo
EXPO-2017 logo selected

Wind Energy was selected the logo of the international specialized exhibition EXPO-2017.

EXPO-2017 logo selected
Green Energy logo
Kazakhstan residents select two EXPO-2017 logos

Two best logos have been selected through the online voting for EXPO-2017 logos that have finished on July 23.

Kazakhstan residents select two EXPO-2017 logos
Photo courtesy of astana.kz
Kazakhstan visa prices may go up before EXPO

Prices of Kazakhstan visas may go up before the international exhibition EXPO-2017.

Kazakhstan visa prices may go up before EXPO
Photo by Tengrinews.kz
Astana interested in foreign investments

Astana is a city with very attractive opportunities: Astana Mayor Imangali Tasmagambetov.

Astana interested in foreign investments
Tengrinews.kz stock photo
Kazakhstan to pay $16 million to consultants for EXPO-2017

These are the funds to pay the fees to consultants for registering Kazakhstan's profile: Minister of Economy.

Kazakhstan to pay $16 million to consultants for EXPO-2017
Photo by Marat Abilov©
France wants to teach Astana EXPO

France has offered help to Astana in holding the international exhibition EXPO-2017.

France wants to teach Astana EXPO
President Nazarbayev meeting Lorenzo Simonelli, President & CEO
GE Transportation. Photo courtesy of akorda.kz
US General Electric Transportation to be a partner in prep works for EXPO-2017

Kazakhstan’s capital city Astana is home to a facility producing GE Evolution locomotives.

US General Electric Transportation to be a partner in prep works for EXPO-2017
Photo by Danial Okassov©
Spain and Portugal to help Kazakhstan prepare for EXPO-2017

Spain and Portugal will cooperate with Kazakhstan in preparation for the EXPO-2017.

Spain and Portugal to help Kazakhstan prepare for EXPO-2017
Kazakhstan Emergency Situations Minister Vladimir Bozhko. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
Astana to launch two fire stations for EXPO-2017

Two fire stations will be built in Astana for the international exhibition EXPO-2017.

Astana to launch two fire stations for EXPO-2017
Umirzak Shukeyev. Photo by Danial Okassov©
Private companies to build Green Quarter for EXPO-2017

Umirzak Shukeyev called private businesses to take part in construction of the Green Quarter in Astana for the EXPO-2017 exhibition.

Private companies to build Green Quarter for EXPO-2017
Tengrinews.kz stock photo
52 countries to present designs of EXPO-2017 exhibition center

75 participants from 52 countries will present their best drafts of the EXPO exhibition center in Astana.

52 countries to present designs of EXPO-2017 exhibition center
Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo by Vladimir Dmitriyev©
Nazarbayev instructs to dissolve EXPO-2017 organizational commission

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev has instructed to dissolve the organization commission of the international exhibition EXPO-2017.

Nazarbayev instructs to dissolve EXPO-2017 organizational commission
Tengrinews.kz stock photo
Nazarbayev believes EXPO-2017 organizational part failed

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev is not pleased with the course of preparation for the international exhibition EXPO-2017.

Nazarbayev believes EXPO-2017 organizational part failed
The bridge across the Ishim River in Astana. Tengrinews.kz stock photo
100-ha botanic garden to appear in Astana

One more tourist attraction will be constructed as part of preparations for the EXPO-2017 that Kazakhstan will host.

100-ha botanic garden to appear in Astana
Femen protest. ©REUTERS
Femen activists to visit Kazakhstan before EXPO-2017

Activists of the scandalous movement Femen are going to visit Astana prior to the global fair EXPO-2017.

Femen activists to visit Kazakhstan before EXPO-2017
Photo courtesy of otpuskrk.ru
Kazahkstan to declare 2017 a year of Chinese tourism

Kazakhstan has obtained support from China in holding the exhibition: Nursultan Nazarbayev.

Kazahkstan to declare 2017 a year of Chinese tourism
Kazakhstan Ambassador to U.S. Kairat Umarov. Photo courtesy of news.nur.kz
California interested in EXPO-2017 in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan Ambassador to the U.S. had a meeting with congressmen and heads of IT, pharmaceutics and infrastructure companies in Los Angeles.

California interested in EXPO-2017 in Kazakhstan
Abu Dhabi Plaza in Astana, project renders
Abu Dhabi Plaza to be completed in Astana before EXPO-2017

Construction of Abu Dhabi Plaza complex in Astana will be completed by November 2016.

Abu Dhabi Plaza to be completed in Astana before EXPO-2017
At Baikonur cosmodrome. ©RIA Novosti
Baikonur may become one of EXPO-2017 centers in Kazakhstan

Baikonur space center is going to be part of the EXPO-2017 in Kazakhstan.

Baikonur may become one of EXPO-2017 centers in Kazakhstan