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Peugeot Citroёn launches full-cycle automobile production in Kazakhstan

Kazakh National Holding Baiterek has signed an agreement with Peugeot Citroën to set up full-cycle assembly of cars in Kostanay, Kazakhstan.

Peugeot Citroёn launches full-cycle automobile production in Kazakhstan
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Kazakhstan's Kostanay oblast hit by tornado, 12 injured

Sarykol village of Kostanay oblast in northern Kazakhstan has been hit by a tornado on June 26.

Kazakhstan's Kostanay oblast hit by tornado, 12 injured
Sergey Polikarpov, 56, wins the half marathon. Photo courtesy of omskzdes.ru
56-yo Kazakhstani wins Omsk half marathon for 6th time

56 y.o. Kostanay native Sergey Polikarpov has won the Spring Half Marathon in Omsk, Russia for the sixth time.

56-yo Kazakhstani wins Omsk half marathon for 6th time
Photo © RIA Novosti
Northern parts of Kazakhstan to witness solar eclipse on March 20

The first complete solar eclipse of the year is going to take place on March 20, 15 hours prior to the astronomical spring in the Northern hemisphere - equinox.

Northern parts of Kazakhstan to witness solar eclipse on March 20
Oksana Klochkova, Kseniya Yarullina, Begimai Karybekova and Victoriya Stenina. ©kabar.kg
Kazakh model tells about poor conditions at Miss Bikini CIS 2014

Oksana Klochkova from Kostanay Oblast who took part in Miss Bikini CIS 2014 has spoken about poor conditions at the beauty pageant.

Kazakh model tells about poor conditions at Miss Bikini CIS 2014
Oksana Klochkova, Kseniya Yarullina, Btgimay Karybekova and Viktoria Stenina. ©kabar.kg
Kazakhstani model awarded at Miss Bikini CIS 2014

Oksana Klochkova from Kostanay Oblast has been awarded the Second Runner-up title at the Miss Bikini CIS 2014 beauty pageant.

Kazakhstani model awarded at Miss Bikini CIS 2014
Nomad. Photo courtesy of allurauto.kz
Kazakhstan-made Nomad SUVs find way to Russia via SsangYong Motor

Nomad SUVs manufactured in Kazakhstan will be exported to the Russian market through SsangYong Motor Company.

Kazakhstan-made Nomad SUVs find way to Russia via SsangYong Motor
Svetlana Kushnerova ©Fashion Channel
Kazakhstani designer takes part in Paris Fashion Week

Kazakhstani fashion designer from Kostanay Svetlana Kushnerova has presented her collection at the Paris Fashion Week 2014.

Kazakhstani designer takes part in Paris Fashion Week
Photo courtesy of temakazan.ru.
Gale warning for several regions in Kazakhstan

Gale warning has been issued for several regions of Kazakhstan.

Gale warning for several regions in Kazakhstan
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Steel rods plant launched in Kostanay

Steel rods plant Evraz Caspian Steel has been unveiled in Kostanay.

Steel rods plant launched in Kostanay
Toyota Fortuner ©Saryarka AvtoProm
Production of Toyota Fortuner kicks off in Kostanay

Production of Toyota Fortuner offroaders has been kick-started in Kostanay, in northern Kazakhstan.

Production of Toyota Fortuner kicks off in Kostanay
Photo courtesy of ortcom.kz.
Kazakhstan divides its cities into 3 categories

Kazakhstan's cities will be divided into three categories for development purposes.

Kazakhstan divides its cities into 3 categories
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Kazakhstan bans heavy trucks from highways during daytime

Kazakhstan is banning heavy trucks from national highways during daytime in summer to save the road-surface.

Kazakhstan bans heavy trucks from highways during daytime
Adilbek and Dr. Vladimir Kukhar. Photo courtesy of  kstnews.kz
Surgeon saves child's life with angle grinder

A local surgeon in Kostanay Oblast village Vladimir Kukhar saved a boy’s life with an angle grinder.

Surgeon saves child's life with angle grinder
Photo courtesy of nv.kz
Mass layoffs expected at ArcelorMittal Temirtau

ArcelorMittal Temirtau plans to dismiss almost one thousand Kazakhstan workers in 2014.

Mass layoffs expected at ArcelorMittal Temirtau
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China wants to build power plant in Kazakhstan

Chinese Datang Corporation and China Engineering Machinery Corporation are interested in constructing a thermal power plant in Kazakhstan.

China wants to build power plant in Kazakhstan
Yummy baursaks
No Baursaks, no Nauryz: Kostanay

Kostanay city fried over one ton of Nauryz baursaks and treated the city folks with the yummy snacks.

No Baursaks, no Nauryz: Kostanay
Photo© RIA Novosty
Medical blunder: baby girl almost buried alive

Medical blunder of the Mendykary Central Hospital led sorrowful parents to almost bury their baby girl alive.

Medical blunder: baby girl almost buried alive
Emergencies Minister of Kazakhstan Vladimir Bozhko. ©Tnegrinews.kz
Western Europe - Western China highway blamed for floods in Kyzylorda Oblast

Design shortcomings of the international highway cause the flooding in Zhanakorgan region: Kazakhstan Emergency Minister.

Western Europe - Western China highway blamed for floods in Kyzylorda Oblast
Maksim and Irina. Photo courtesy of Maksim and Irina
Will you marry me? Original proposal in Kostanay

Maksim Yastrebov, 25 had his own idea of an original proposal.

Will you marry me? Original proposal in Kostanay