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Movie supporting Astana Expo-2017 won award in Cannes

The movie called Astana Expo 2017 – The Great Expectation of Kazakhstan received the second place, Silver Dolphin Award, in Cannes.

Movie supporting Astana Expo-2017 won award in Cannes
The President of Kazakhstan Georgraphic Society and famous bike traveller Dmitry Petrukhin. ©Shynar Ospanova
Kazakhstan biker Petrukhin will travel through 35 countries to support EXPO-2017

Petrukhin will start from Cuba, travel through the Caribbean and then will ride to the northern part of Latin America.

Kazakhstan biker Petrukhin will travel through 35 countries to support EXPO-2017
Photo by Danial Okassov©
Poland supports Kazakhstan's bid to host EXPO-2017

Our government has reiterated its support to Kazakhstan's bid to host EXPO-2017: Poland's Minister of Economy Waldemar Pawlak.

Poland supports Kazakhstan's bid to host EXPO-2017
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev (R) and President of South Korea Lee Myung-Bak (L). Photo by Danial Okassov©
South Korea supported Kazakhstan bid to host EXPO-2017

I have asked to support our application to host EXPO-2017. Korean party supports us and we are thankful for that: Nazarbayev.

South Korea supported Kazakhstan bid to host EXPO-2017
Kazakhstan ready to shell out $1.5 billion to construct EXPO-2017 venue

Liège in Belgium is the only one other candidate to host the fair.

Kazakhstan ready to shell out $1.5 billion to construct EXPO-2017 venue
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev. ©REUTERS
Nazarbayev instructed to make good presentation for EXPO-2017 final voting

The instruction was made at the meeting with Kazakhstan Prime-Minister Karim Massimov.

Nazarbayev instructed to make good presentation for EXPO-2017 final voting
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Astana presented application for hosting EXPO-2017

Presentation of Astana's bid to host EXPO-2017 was held at the 151st General Assembly of the International Exhibitions Bureau in Paris.

Astana presented application for hosting EXPO-2017
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Belgium tagged competition with Kazakhstan for EXPO-2017 friendly

The competition between Kazakhstan and Belgium for hosting EXPO-2017 is friendly: Belgium.

Belgium tagged competition with Kazakhstan for EXPO-2017 friendly
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Nazarbayev tagged hosting EXPO-2017 a national project

Nursultan Nazarbayev met with the expert commission of the International Exhibitions Bureau.

Nazarbayev tagged hosting EXPO-2017 a national project
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Kazakhstan Interior Minister promised to ensure security during EXPO-2017

Kazakhstan Interior Minister Kalmukhanbet Kassymov met with the members of the expert commission of the Internationa Exhibitions Bureau.

Kazakhstan Interior Minister promised to ensure security during EXPO-2017
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EXPO-2017 will cost Kazakhstan $1.5 billion

Hosting EXPO-2017 will cost Kazakhstan $1.5 billion.

EXPO-2017 will cost Kazakhstan $1.5 billion
Flashmob was held in one of Astana malls. Photo by  Danial Okassov©
Astana supported Kazakhstan's application for EXPO-2017 with Kara Zhorga dance

Astana students held the flashmob in support of EXPO-2017 in Kazakhstan.

Astana supported Kazakhstan's application for EXPO-2017 with Kara Zhorga dance
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Presentation of Astana as candidate to host EXPO-2017 will be held in Paris on June 14

Official presentation of Astana as candidate to host EXPO-2017 will be made on June 14 at the 149th session of BIE General Assembly.

Presentation of Astana as candidate to host EXPO-2017 will be held in Paris on June 14
EXPO-2017 facilities to be built behind Ak Orda Palace

Should EXPO-2017 International Fair be hosted by Kazakhstan, its facilities will be built behind Ak-Orda presidential residence in Astana.

EXPO-2017 facilities to be built behind Ak Orda Palace