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Bakhytzhan Sagintayev (L), Nursultan Nazarbayev (C), Karim Massimov (R). Photo courtesty of Akorda.kz
Kazakhstan makes former deputy PM new prime minister

Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev promoted a former deputy premier to succeed longtime ally prime minister Karim Massimov.

Kazakhstan makes former deputy PM new prime minister
Karim Massimov
Kazakhstan shifts PM to security chief

Kazakhstan's ageing President Nursultan Nazarbayev shifted longtime ally Karim Massimov from prime minister to security chief.

Kazakhstan shifts PM to security chief
Theresa May prepares to take over as Brexit PM
Theresa May prepares to take over as Brexit PM

Theresa May becomes Britain's second female prime minister on Wednesday, taking over from David Cameron whose career was ended by Brexit.

Theresa May prepares to take over as Brexit PM
Kyrgyz Parliament. Photo courtesy of platforma.kg
Kyrgyz parliament confirms new PM, government

Kyrgyzstan's parliament unanimously endorsed a new government led by the country's sixth prime minister.

Kyrgyz parliament confirms new PM, government
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Nazarbayev meets Japan's PM Shinzo Abe in Astana

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has met Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe in Astana.

Nazarbayev meets Japan's PM Shinzo Abe in Astana
Romanian PM quits over club blaze, but protesters unsatisfied
Romanian PM quits over club blaze, but protesters unsatisfied

Romania's embattled Prime Minister Victor Ponta resigned, after a deadly nightclub blaze prompted mass demonstrations, but his move failed to stop tens of thousands from taking to the streets for a second night.

Romanian PM quits over club blaze, but protesters unsatisfied
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Kazakhstan’s President invites Japanese companies to partake in privatization of Kazakhstan companies

For the last 10 years the inflow of Japan’s FDI made up about $ 5 billion. The trade turnover between the two nations for the last 7 years totaled $10 billion.

Kazakhstan’s President invites Japanese companies to partake in privatization of Kazakhstan companies
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Japan to construct nuclear power plant in Kazakhstan

January 23,2015 Tengrinews.kz reported that Kazakhstan had started talks with Toshiba, owner of Westinghouse, to construct its first nuclear power plant.

Japan to construct nuclear power plant in Kazakhstan
Obama congratulates Canada's Trudeau
Obama congratulates Canada's Trudeau

President Barack Obama called Canada's Prime Minister-designate Justin Trudeau to congratulate him on his election victory, with both men vowing closer cooperation on trade and climate change.

Obama congratulates Canada's Trudeau
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We are approaching a more severe crisis than the one we faced back in 2007-2009: President Nazarbayev

According to him, due to falling global prices for hydrocarbons, budget revenues have dropped by 40%. Besides, global prices are falling for major Kazakhstan’s commodities.

We are approaching a more severe crisis than the one we faced back in 2007-2009: President Nazarbayev
UK's Cameron opens Conservative succession race
UK's Cameron opens Conservative succession race

British Prime Minister David Cameron fired the starting pistol in the race to replace him as leader of the Conservatives, outlining his programme in the time he has left.

UK's Cameron opens Conservative succession race
Greek PM calls for 'shared responsibility' on migrant crisis
Greek PM calls for 'shared responsibility' on migrant crisis

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, who returned to power after Sunday's election, called for "shared" European responsibility in tackling the migrant crisis facing the bloc.

Greek PM calls for 'shared responsibility' on migrant crisis
Rifts open as Australia's new PM reshuffles cabinet
Rifts open as Australia's new PM reshuffles cabinet

The man tipped to become Australia's next treasurer Scott Morrison in a looming cabinet reshuffle angrily defended himself against accusations he had betrayed former prime minister Tony Abbott.

Rifts open as Australia's new PM reshuffles cabinet
Dariga Nazarbayeva. Photo courtesy of vk.com/majilis_kz
Dariga Nazarbayev appointed Vice PM in Kazakhstan

Dariga Nazarbayev has been appointed Vice Prime Minister of Kazakhstan.

Dariga Nazarbayev appointed Vice PM in Kazakhstan
Australia's ousted leader Abbott slams 'revolving door' of PMs
Australia's ousted leader Abbott slams 'revolving door' of PMs

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott hit out at the vicious nature of modern politics saying a "revolving door" for leaders was not good for the country.

Australia's ousted leader Abbott slams 'revolving door' of PMs
Dariga Nazarbayeva.  Tengrinews.kz ©
Dariga Nazarbayeva appointed Vice PM

April 3, 2014 she was voted to be the Vice Speaker of the Majilis and head of the Nur Otan fraction.

Dariga Nazarbayeva appointed Vice PM
Cup in appreciation of Kazakhstan's contribution in development of muay thai. Photo © Turar Kazangapov
Kazakhstani Federation of Muay Thai receives award

Muay Thai Federation of Kazakhstan represented by Karim Massimov, the Prime Minister of the country, has received a unique cup in appreciation for the dedication and engagement in fostering and promoting the sport.

Kazakhstani Federation of Muay Thai receives award
Malaysians gather in capital to demand reform, PM's ouster
Malaysians gather in capital to demand reform, PM's ouster

Malaysians gather in capital to demand reform, PM's ouster
Greece's top judge takes over as caretaker PM ahead of snap vote
Greece's top judge takes over as caretaker PM ahead of snap vote

Greece's top judge became the country's first female prime minister, taking over a caretaker administration to organise early elections next month.

Greece's top judge takes over as caretaker PM ahead of snap vote
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Kazakhstan’s PM Karim Massimov on further economic prospects

The Government will be rendering support to socially vulnerable groups of population. In the long run (…) it’s impossible to support all troubled industries out of taxpayers’ money: Karim Massimov.

Kazakhstan’s PM Karim Massimov on further economic prospects