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Astana shadow economy worth around $4 billion

Astana’s mayor Imangali Tasmagambetov declared that the shadow economy in Kazakhstan’s capital Astana is worth around 540 billion tenge ($3.97 billion).

Astana shadow economy worth around $4 billion
 Light Rail Transport (LRT). Photo courtesy of vagons.tramvaj.ru
No Light Rail Transport for Astana

Kazakhstan President Nazarbayev believes that Light Rail Transport project by French Alstom is overly expensive for Astana, so the city will get a bus rapid transit network instead.

No Light Rail Transport for Astana
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Astana interested in foreign investments

Astana is a city with very attractive opportunities: Astana Mayor Imangali Tasmagambetov.

Astana interested in foreign investments
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Astana to get gas pipeline by 2015

Gas will become a brand new energy source for the Kazakhstan capital by 2015: Astana Akim.

Astana to get gas pipeline by 2015
Photo by Danial Okassov©
Astana will construct new railroad station for EXPO-2017

Construction of the railroad station will be timed to the international exhibition EXPO-2017.

Astana will construct new railroad station for EXPO-2017
Imangali Tasmagambetov. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovsky©
Nazarbayev gave instructions to Astana's Tasmagambetov

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev gave instructions to re-appointed Akim of Astana Imangali Tasmagambetov.

Nazarbayev gave instructions to Astana's Tasmagambetov