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Korean dog meat farmers seek fresh start
Korean dog meat farmers seek fresh start

'It's a dying business,' Gong In-Young said as he watched US activists clear out the cages of his South Korean dog meat farm.

Korean dog meat farmers seek fresh start
EU delays weedkiller decision amid cancer uproar
EU delays weedkiller decision amid cancer uproar

The EU postponed a decision to extend the approval of a key weedkiller for another 15 years amid an uproar that it may cause cancer.

EU delays weedkiller decision amid cancer uproar
India pledges billions for farmers in 'populist' budget
India pledges billions for farmers in 'populist' budget

India’s government pledged billions of dollars to help struggling farmers and boost the rural economy as it unveiled its annual budget.

India pledges billions for farmers in 'populist' budget
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Food is the most stable currency: Nursultan Nazarbayev

According to Nursultan Nazarbayev, Kazakhstan and Russia have a big advantage when it comes to food security.

Food is the most stable currency: Nursultan Nazarbayev
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Kazakhstan’s President Nazarbayev on GMOs

There are no other ways to triple the overall agricultural produce to sustain the population of the planet: President Nazarbayev.

Kazakhstan’s President Nazarbayev on GMOs
Nazarbayev discusses cooperation with President of Serbia Tomislav Nikolic

President of Serbia Tomislav Nikolic visited Astana and met Kazakhstan president Nazarbayev.

Nazarbayev discusses cooperation with President of Serbia Tomislav Nikolic
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Kazakhstan proposes using nuclear energy in food and water industries

Kazakhstan and the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) are considering use of nuclear energy in food and water industries.

Kazakhstan proposes using nuclear energy in food and water industries
Heads of the EEU member states: Serj Sargsyan, Alexander Lukashenko, Nursulatn Nazarbayev, Almazbek Atambayev and Vladimir Putin. Photo © kremlin.ru
Kazakh-Kyrgyz boarders opened with Kyrgyzstan's accession to EEU

The President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and Almazbek Atambayev, President of Kyrgyzstan, have opened the customs border between the two countries.

Kazakh-Kyrgyz boarders opened with Kyrgyzstan's accession to EEU
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Glaciers may be gone in 65 years, Kazakhstan may face water shortages: Dr Severskiy

Dzhungar Alatau glaciers can disappear by 2080 and Kazakhstan will be experiencing water shortages, said Doctor of Geographical Sciences Igor Severskiy.

Glaciers may be gone in 65 years, Kazakhstan may face water shortages: Dr Severskiy
Ambassador of China in Kazakhstan Zhang Hanhui .Photo © cntv.ru
Chinese Ambassador calls Kazakhstan to abandon Cold War mentality

The Ambassador of China in Kazakhstan Zhang Hanhui assured Kazakhstan that it should not fear Chinese expansion in agriculture.

Chinese Ambassador calls Kazakhstan to abandon Cold War mentality
Nursultan Nazarbayev. ©Tengrinews.kz
All countries need to join efforts to ensure food security: Nazarbayev

The President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has stressed the importance of all countries joining their efforts to ensure global food security.

All countries need to join efforts to ensure food security: Nazarbayev
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Kazakhstan completes WTO accession negotiations

Kazakhstan has finally agreed upon terms of accession to the World Trade Organization.

Kazakhstan completes WTO accession negotiations
Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev. ©Turar Kazangapov
Nursultan Nazarbayev speaks about Kazakhstan's agricultural sector

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev is concerned about Kazakhstan’s agricultural sector.

Nursultan Nazarbayev speaks about Kazakhstan's agricultural sector
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Food in Kazakhstan is very delicious: EBRD President Sir Suma Chakrabarti

According to EBRD President Sir Suma Chakrabarti, food in Kazakhstan is very delicious and the best wheat in the world grows in this Central Asian country.

Food in Kazakhstan is very delicious: EBRD President Sir Suma Chakrabarti
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Saudi Arabia interested in importing Kazakh grain

Saudi Arabia has expressed interest in importing grain from Kazakhstan.

Saudi Arabia interested in importing Kazakh grain
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Kazakhstan opens national pavilion at Milan Expo 2015

Kazakhstani delegation presented a pavilion at the Milan Expo 2015 on May 1st.

Kazakhstan opens national pavilion at Milan Expo 2015
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Samruk-Kazyna mulls opening subsidiary in Silicon Valley

National Wealth Fund Samruk-Kazyna is planning to expand into the Silicon Valley and open a subsidiary company Samruk Innovation

Samruk-Kazyna mulls opening subsidiary in Silicon Valley
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Producers of milk and butter mislead consumers: Kazakhstan's Agriculture Minister

Kazakhstan’s Minister of Agriculture Asylzhan Mamytbekov has talked about dairy products, particularly milk and butter, at the Food Security Conference held in Astana on March 13.

Producers of milk and butter mislead consumers: Kazakhstan's Agriculture Minister
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Kazakhstan plans to harvest 17.2 million tons of grain in 2015

Kazakhstan plans to repeat the last year’s harvest with the gross collection of grain amounting to 17.2 million tons.

Kazakhstan plans to harvest 17.2 million tons of grain in 2015
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President Nazarbayev on farming prospects of South Kazakhstan

Through introduction of advanced technology, the agricultural produce figure has grown 2.5 times for the last five years, with some of the products being exported, according to him.

President Nazarbayev on farming prospects of South Kazakhstan