An unpublished Beethoven manuscript sold for 252,750 euros ($331,000) at auction in Paris, part of a major collection put together over 50 years by the late French-born banker Andre Meyer.
Bare feet, flip flops, sand, sun and tropical heat: designers brought a generous dose of summer to the Paris catwalks Sunday, matching the glorious sunshine that warmed up day six of Paris Fashion Week.
Presentation of Astana's bid to host EXPO-2017 was held at the 151st General Assembly of the International Exhibitions Bureau in Paris.
Urban elegance with a twist was the watchword at the autumn-winter menswear shows in Paris as city suits met workman's blues, ninja neoprene, luxurious leather and slinky knits.
Kazakhstan weight-lifting team became third in the overall ranking at the World Championship in Paris.
Zulfiya Chinshanlo won the first gold medal for Kazakhstan in the World Weight-lifting Championship in Paris setting a new record.
1-y.o. Alabai dog called Kadar from Karaganda received a golden award in junior category at the World Dog Show held in Paris.
In the course of his official visit to France Kazakhstan Prime-Minister Karim Massimov went sightseeing in Paris and visited Louvre.
Official presentation of Astana as candidate to host EXPO-2017 will be made on June 14 at the 149th session of BIE General Assembly.