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Kazakhstan’s President arrives in Dubai to attend 10th World Islamic Economic Forum

The World Islamic Economic Forum started off from a modest beginning as the OIC Business Forum, which was held on 15th October 2003, in conjunction with the tenth OIC Summit in Putrajaya, Malaysia.

Kazakhstan’s President arrives in Dubai to attend 10th World Islamic Economic Forum
Kazakhstan Foreign Minister Yerlan Idrissov. Photo courtesy of rimeminister.kz
OIC summit supports nuclear-free world declaration

The 12th OIC summit finished in Cairo. Kazakhstan delegation was led by Foreign Minister Yerlan Idrissov.

OIC summit supports nuclear-free world declaration
Kazakhstan Foreign Minister Yerlan Idrissov. Photo by Dmitriy Khegai©
OIC summit opens in Cairo

The Kazakhstan delegation is led by Foreign Minister Yerlan Idrissov.

OIC summit opens in Cairo
Rashad Hussain. Photo courtesy of ikhwanophobia.com
US hails OIC for suspending Syria

The US commended Muslim states for suspending Syria's membership in the Organization of Islamic Cooperation, saying it sent a "strong message" to President Bashar al-Assad's regime.

US hails OIC for suspending Syria
World Muslim body suspends Syria's membership
World Muslim body suspends Syria's membership

The 57-member OIC suspended Syria in a meeting attended by its staunch ally Iran, in a move hailed early Thursday by the United States as one that sends "a strong message" to Damascus.

World Muslim body suspends Syria's membership
World Muslim body to suspend Syria
World Muslim body to suspend Syria

An emergency summit of the 57-member Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) began late Tuesday with a proposal to suspend conflict-wracked Syria, a move strongly opposed by Iran.

World Muslim body to suspend Syria
Kazakhstan Foreign Minister Yerzhan Kazykhanov. Photo by Vladimir Dmitriyev©
Kazakhstan Foreign Minister to visit Mecca

Kazakhstan delegation led by Foreign Minister will take part in the 4th emergency summit of the Organization for Islamic Cooperation.

Kazakhstan Foreign Minister to visit Mecca
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Kazakhstan suggests to unite Islamic world's science

Kazakhstan suggests to join efforts to achieve higher objectives in scientific development: deputy Prime-Minister.

Kazakhstan suggests to unite Islamic world's science
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Astana creating OIC food security fund

Kazakhstan is creating a food security fund of the member-countries of the Organization for Islamic Cooperation.

Astana creating OIC food security fund
Terrorist attacks in Kazakhstan will not affect relations with Islamic countries
Terrorist attacks in Kazakhstan will not affect relations with Islamic countries

Recent terrorist attacks in Kazakhstan will have absolutely no effect on the relations between Kazakhstan and OIC countries: Expert.

Terrorist attacks in Kazakhstan will not affect relations with Islamic countries
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Kazakhstan acknowledged Libyan National Transition Council

Kazakhstan party is hoping that the National Transition Council wil take immediate measures to provide security of the civilians: Foreign Ministry.

Kazakhstan acknowledged Libyan National Transition Council
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Kazakhstan called OIC countries to help Libya

Kazakhstan called the countries of the Organization for Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to help Libya.

Kazakhstan called OIC countries to help Libya
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Almaty can become center for Islamic financing

I suggest to hold an international conference on Islamic banking and develop Almaty as a regional financial center to use Islamic financing: Nursultan Nazarbayev.

Almaty can become center for Islamic financing
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OIC General Secretary advised to reissue 1,000-tenge note

OIC Secretary General of Organization advised Kazakhstan National Bank to reissue a 1,000-tenge note bacuse of changes in OIC name and emblem.

OIC General Secretary advised to reissue 1,000-tenge note
Meeting with Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari of Iraq. Photo courtesy of flickr.com
PM Massimov meets Foreign Minister of Iraq and Minister of Social Solidarity and Justice of Egypt

According to the PM’s Facebook, during the talks they discussed further expansion of trade-and-economic and investments cooperation.

PM Massimov meets Foreign Minister of Iraq and Minister of Social Solidarity and Justice of Egypt
Massimov met with Palestinian Minister of Foreign Affairs
Massimov met with Palestinian Minister of Foreign Affairs

Kazakhstan Prime-Minister held several meetings with heads of delegations arrived for the 38th session of the OIC Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs.

Massimov met with Palestinian Minister of Foreign Affairs
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo courtesy of akorda.kz
Nazarbayev was granted decoration for development of Islamic world

Director General of the ISESCO Abdulaziz Othman Altwaijri presented the Golden ISESCO Shield to Nursultan Nazarbayev today, June 28.

Nazarbayev was granted decoration for development of Islamic world
New emblem of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation
OIC changed its name and emblem

The Organization of the Islamic Conference changed its name an emblem.

OIC changed its name and emblem
President Nazarbayev suggests working group within OIC to render assistance to Afghanistan
President Nazarbayev suggests working group within OIC to render assistance to Afghanistan

According to the President, the Organization doesn't use to the full its capabilities to tackle drug dealing in this country.

President Nazarbayev suggests working group within OIC to render assistance to Afghanistan
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Massimov took part in opening of 38th session of OIC CMFA

Kazakhstan Prime-Minister Karim Massimov took part in the opening of the 38th session of the OIC Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs.

Massimov took part in opening of 38th session of OIC CMFA