Serikbay Trumov has been appointed the new Akim (Mayor) of Aktau in western Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan is celebrating the People’s Unity Day on May 1-3. Almaty arranged to start the celebration early - with a bike ride on April 26 - but cancelled the event in the last moment.
Nursultan Nazarbayev met with ranking officials of the Presidential Administration.
A simmering row over alleged election meddling by South Korea's domestic spy service is threatening to boil over into a full-blown scandal that could seriously scald President Park Geun-Hye's administration.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said Wednesday he was investigating whether US drug enforcement agents were involved in a huge cocaine drug bust as part of a plot to brand Venezuela a "narco state."
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev has signed a law vesting local government with greater powers.
Former head of Kazakhstan Agency for Protection of Competition Gabidulla Abdrakhimov has been appointed deputy head of Kazakhstan Presidential Administration.
Village Akims (Mayors) in Kazakhstan will get their own budgets and personnel.
The administration of President Barack Obama aims to keep around 10,000 US troops in Afghanistan after formal combat operations in that country end in 2014.
Daulet Yergozhin has been appointed head of the Social-Economic Monitoring Department of Kazakhstan President’s Administration.
I would like to thank our President for the high confidence he had in me all these years: ex-Kazakhstan PM Karim Massimov.
Karim Massimov shall be appointed head of Kazakhstan President’s Administration: Kazakhstan President’s decree.
Nursultan Nazarbayev is expected to ask Prime Minister Karim Massimov to head his powerful presidential administration amid ongoing jostling to succeed the veteran strongman.
Abay Bissembayev shall be appointed head of the department of Kazakhstan President’s affairs: decree.
Kazakhstan President Nazarbayev has appointed former head of the Presidential Administration Aslan Mussin chairman of the Accounts Commission.
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