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Kazakhstan to cooperate with UAE in defense and space

Kazakhstan plans to cooperate with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in defense and space industries.

Kazakhstan to cooperate with UAE in defense and space
Vice Minister of Energy Uzakbay Karabalin. Photo courtesy of primeminister.kz
Optimistic forecasts for Kazakhstani oil sector: 10th KazEnergy Forum

10th Eurasian KazEnergy Forum has gathered 2000 participants for three days in Kazakhstana's Astana city.

Optimistic forecasts for Kazakhstani oil sector: 10th KazEnergy Forum
Minister of Finance Bakhyt Sultanov. Photo © Turar Kazangapov
In Kazakhstan salaries depend on labor productivity, not on dollar exchange rate: Minister of Finance

Kazakh Minister of Finance Bakhyt Sultanov said that salaries of Kazakhstanis should not depend on tenge per dollar exchange rate.

In Kazakhstan salaries depend on labor productivity, not on dollar exchange rate: Minister of Finance
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Introduction of across-the-board income and property reporting postponed in Kazakhstan

Introduction of across-the-board income and property reporting has been postponed till 2020 in Kazakhstan.

Introduction of across-the-board income and property reporting postponed in Kazakhstan
New Vice Minister of Investments and Development Rakhim Oshakbayev. Photo courtesy of strategy2050.kz
Rakhim Oshakbayev appointed new Vice Minister of Investments and Development

Rakhim Oshakbayev has been appointed Vice Minister of Investments and Development of Kazakhstan.

Rakhim Oshakbayev appointed new Vice Minister of Investments and Development
Still from Adilkhan Yerzhanov's "Realtors."
Festival films at the heart of cultural controversy in Kazakhstan

Kazakh cinema is on the high wave but not everyone in the country is happy.

Festival films at the heart of cultural controversy in Kazakhstan
Talgat Kazangap
New Chairman of Kazakhstan's Communication, IT Penetration and Information Committee appointed

The new Chairman of the Committee for Communication, IT Penetration and Information has been appointed in Kazakhstan.

New Chairman of Kazakhstan's Communication, IT Penetration and Information Committee appointed
Controversy around future hazardous waste recycling plant in Pavlodar

Construction of a hazardous waste recycling plant is planned in Pavlodar.

Controversy around future hazardous waste recycling plant in Pavlodar
Birzhan Nurymbetov. Photo courtesy of caucasia.at.ua
Vice Minister of Healthcare and Social Development appointed

Birzhan Nurymbetov has been appointed Vice Minister of Healthcare and Social Development of Kazakhstan staring from June 1, 2015

Vice Minister of Healthcare and Social Development appointed
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Kazakhstan MPs speak about Kazakhstan's Government

Members of the lower chamber of Kazakhstan’s Parliament - the Majilis - shared their opinion about the work of the Kazakh Government.

Kazakhstan MPs speak about Kazakhstan's Government
Askar Zhumagaliev. Photo © tengrinews.kz
Askar Zhumagaliev appointed Chairman of KazAtomProm

Askar Zhumagaliev has been appointed the Chairman of the Board of KazAtomProm national nuclear company of Kazakhstan.

Askar Zhumagaliev appointed Chairman of KazAtomProm
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Nigmatulin appointed head of presidential administration

Nurlan Nigmatulin has been appointed chief of the presidential administration of Kazakhstan.

Nigmatulin appointed head of presidential administration
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Kazakh government continues work in same composition

Nursultan Nazarbayev has signed a decree leaving the Cabinet of Ministers in the same composition as before the election.

Kazakh government continues work in same composition
Tengrinews.kz
Mobile phone calls to become cheaper in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Investments and Development plans to continue lowering the mobile phone tariffs in Kazakhstan.

Mobile phone calls to become cheaper in Kazakhstan
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Producers of milk and butter mislead consumers: Kazakhstan's Agriculture Minister

Kazakhstan’s Minister of Agriculture Asylzhan Mamytbekov has talked about dairy products, particularly milk and butter, at the Food Security Conference held in Astana on March 13.

Producers of milk and butter mislead consumers: Kazakhstan's Agriculture Minister
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Kazakhstan budget may lose $5 bln in revenues

The budget revenues of Kazakhstan may be $5 bln short of target if the oil prices stay at $50 per barrel in 2015.

Kazakhstan budget may lose $5 bln in revenues
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Doctors in Kazakhstan may be forbidden to write on paper

Minister of Health and Social Development of Kazakhstan Tamara Duisenova said that doctors in Kazakhstan would not be allowed to fill out papers while treating patients.

Doctors in Kazakhstan may be forbidden to write on paper
Greek finance minister says eyeing new debt deal by 'end May'
Greek finance minister says eyeing new debt deal by 'end May'

Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis said he wanted to reach a new agreement with international creditors on his country's debt burden "by the end of May".

Greek finance minister says eyeing new debt deal by 'end May'
Energy Minister Vladimir Shkolnik
Kazakhstan’s Energy Minister refutes sales of oil refinery by his son

To my best knowledge, he hasn’t been buying or selling anything in the last three years”, the Minister told journalists on the sidelines of the sitting in the country’s Majilis (lower chamber).

Kazakhstan’s Energy Minister refutes sales of oil refinery by his son
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Russia's cheap gas may shut down Kazakhstani oil refineries: Minister of Energy

Cheap gas from Russia can put a stop to the work of Kazakhstan’s oil refineries.

Russia's cheap gas may shut down Kazakhstani oil refineries: Minister of Energy