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Central Asian countries sign Joint Declaration of Partnership and Cooperation with USA

Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and the USA have issued the Joint Declaration of Partnership and Cooperation.

Central Asian countries sign Joint Declaration of Partnership and Cooperation with USA
Kazakhstan to render aid to Nepal: Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Kazakhstan to render aid to Nepal: Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Kazakhstan will render assistance to Nepal.

Kazakhstan to render aid to Nepal: Ministry of Foreign Affairs
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Kazakhstan ready to consider providing platform for Syrian talks: Ministry of Foreign Affairs

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan has confirmed that Syrian opposition representatives appealed asking Nursultan Nazarbayev to provide a platform for dialogue on the Syrian conflict. According to the Ministry, Kazakhstan's involvement is quite possible.

Kazakhstan ready to consider providing platform for Syrian talks: Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Rapil Zhoshybayev (L) and Norihiko Ishiguro. Photo courtesy of Kazakhstan Foreign Ministry
Japan confirms participation in EXPO-2017

Japan has officially confirmed participation in the upcoming EXPO-2017 in Astana.

Japan confirms participation in EXPO-2017
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Kazakh Foreign Ministry cuts spending on costly trips abroad

Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs is cutting its spendings on costly trips abroad amid the current global economic crisis.

Kazakh Foreign Ministry cuts spending on costly trips abroad
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Kazakhstan hopes to join WTO this year

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan declared that the country may become member of the WTO this year.

Kazakhstan hopes to join WTO this year
Kazakhstan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Photo © Turar Kazangapov.
Kazakhstan issues statement on Normand Talks in Minsk: Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has released a statement following the results of the Normand Talks in Minsk, Belarus.

Kazakhstan issues statement on Normand Talks in Minsk: Ministry of Foreign Affairs
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Ukraine receives humanitarian aid from Kazakhstan

Humanitarian aid from Kazakhstan has arrived to Ukraine.

Ukraine receives humanitarian aid from Kazakhstan
Minister of Foreign Affairs Yerlan Idrissov. Photo courtesy of kazembassy.hr
No visa free entrance to USA and EU for Kazakhstanis in nearest future: Minister of Foreign Affairs

Minister of Foreign Affairs Yerlan Idrissov declared that Kazakhstan would not obtain visa free regime from the USA and the European Union in the nearest future.

No visa free entrance to USA and EU for Kazakhstanis in nearest future: Minister of Foreign Affairs
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Kazakhstan welcomes warming in US-Cuban relations

Kazakhstan supports the revival of diplomatic relations between Cuba and the United States.

Kazakhstan welcomes warming in US-Cuban relations
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Visa free entrance may be extended till October 2015

Kazakhstani Tourism Association has suggested extending visa free entrance for 10 countries till October 2015.

Visa free entrance may be extended till October 2015
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Kazakhstan mulls extension of education program for Afghan citizens

Kazakhstan mulls extending its education program for citizens of Afghanistan.

Kazakhstan mulls extension of education program for Afghan citizens
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Kazakhstan offers Singapore to mutually abolish visa regime

Kazakhstan has offered Singapore to have a visa free regime between the countries.

Kazakhstan offers Singapore to mutually abolish visa regime
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Yerlan Idrissov. Photo © Turar Kazangapov
Kazakh Minister of Foreign Affairs to visit ASEAN countries

Kazakh Minister of Foreign Affairs Yerlan Idrissov is going to visited ASEAN countries.

Kazakh Minister of Foreign Affairs to visit ASEAN countries
Ambassador of Canada in Kazakhstan Shawn Steil and Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Yerzhan Ashikbayev. Photo courtesy of Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Kazakhstan and Canada agree on peaceful use of nuclear power

Kazakhstan and Canada have exchanged documents on peaceful use of nuclear power.

Kazakhstan and Canada agree on peaceful use of nuclear power
Asiya Kushenova. Photo from personal archive.
Kazakhstani woman arrested in USA after abuse from her husband

A Kazakhstani citizen Ms. Asiya Kushenova has been arrested in the United States.

Kazakhstani woman arrested in USA after abuse from her husband
 Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan Rashid Meredov and Kazakh Minister of Foreign Affairs Yerlan Idrissov. Photo courtesy of Kazakhstan's Ministry of Foreing Affairs.
Nazarbayev to visit Turkmenistan this fall

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev will visit Turkmenistan in the Fall.

Nazarbayev to visit Turkmenistan this fall
Embassy of Ukraine in Astana, Kazakhstan.
Ukrainian Embassy in Kazakhstan: airplane crash is Russian terrorist attack

The Embassy of Ukraine in Kazakhstan has made a statement about the tragic crash of the Malaysian Arilines MH17 flight that claimed lives of 298 people.

Ukrainian Embassy in Kazakhstan: airplane crash is Russian terrorist attack
Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion airport. Photo ©REUTERS
50 Kazakh tourists stuck in Tel Aviv airport after missile attack

Around 50 Kazakhstani tourists cannot leave Israel after a Palestinian missile hit the area near the Tel Aviv Airport.

50 Kazakh tourists stuck in Tel Aviv airport after missile attack
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Azamat Tazhayakov's lawyer to lodge an appeal

Azamat Tazhayakov’s lawyers will appeal against the decision of the jury that found the Kazakhstani student guilty of obstructing justice in the Boston bombings case.

Azamat Tazhayakov's lawyer to lodge an appeal