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Kazakh skiing resort Shymbulak full to brink

Shymbulak mountain skiing resort located not far from Almaty has began experiencing difficulties because of a big influx of visitors.

Kazakh skiing resort Shymbulak full to brink
Photo courtesy of ampravda.ru
Ice Speedway to hit Medeu on Valentine's Day

On February 14 and 15, Almaty’s Medeu ice skating rink will host a stage of the Speedway world championship.

Ice Speedway to hit Medeu on Valentine's Day
Medeu skating rink. Photo courtesy of medey.kz.
Medeu high-mountain skating rink in Almaty from bird's eye view

A video capturing Medeu high-mountain skating rink located in Almaty from a bird's eye view has appeared on the Internet two days ago.

Medeu high-mountain skating rink in Almaty from bird's eye view
Photo courtesy of kaz-emb.kg
Bulat Ayukhanov's dance company presents Triumph of Russian Ballet on February 5

Bulat Ayukhanov’s State Academic Dance Theatre is presenting the Greatness and Triumph of the Russian Ballet concert on February 5.

Bulat Ayukhanov's dance company presents Triumph of Russian Ballet on February 5
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Helicopter taxi in Almaty for one grand only

Air taxi had started operating in Almaty and Astana.

Helicopter taxi in Almaty for one grand only
Photo courtesy of wallpapers.ru
New Kok Zhailau road in Kazakhstan raises eyebrows

Construction of a road to a resort-to-be Kok Zhailau in Kazakhstan's Almaty raises some complicated questions.

New Kok Zhailau road in Kazakhstan raises eyebrows
Luis Martin Arcon Diaz vs Samat Bashenov (lighweight category). Photo © astanaarlans.kz
Fierce Astana Arlans take newcomers Venezuela Caciques by the throat: 5:0

The Astana Arlans, a WSB boxing club of Kazakhstan, have defeated the Venezuela Caciques, newcomers in the series, with the score of 5:0.

Fierce Astana Arlans take newcomers Venezuela Caciques by the throat: 5:0
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Massive traffic accident in Almaty: passenger bus, garbage truck, 12 cars

A passenger bus crashed into a garbage truck after grazing a dozen cars in Almaty. Seven people injured.

Massive traffic accident in Almaty: passenger bus, garbage truck, 12 cars
Photo courtesy of Almaty Department of Culture
Ancient golden artefacts found in Almaty

Excavations in a burial mound in Almaty have found three unique artefacts dating two millennia back.

Ancient golden artefacts found in Almaty
Shymbulak mountain skiing resort. Photo courtesy of shymbulakhotel.com.
Shymbulak should revise its pricing policy: foreign experts

Foreign experts believe Kazakhstan’s Shymbulak mountain skiing resort located in Almaty oblast should revise its pricing policy.

Shymbulak should revise its pricing policy: foreign experts
State Wind Orchesta. Photo courtesy of musicnews.kz
Almaty's Philharmonic Hall presents nights of French chanson and Classic String Quartet music

Kazakh National State Zhambyl Philharmonic Hall invites for the night of French chanson and Classic String Quartet music.

Almaty's Philharmonic Hall presents nights of French chanson and Classic String Quartet music
Ice Palace maquette. Photo © Tengrinews.kz
$758 million for construction of Universiade 2017 venues

Almaty’s Board of Construction has announced the budget for the construction of the Universiade venues.

$758 million for construction of Universiade 2017 venues
Photo courtesy of almaty.tv
Layout of Olympic venues presented in Almaty

The Akimat of Almaty (municipal authorities) has unveiled the draft layout of the Olympic venues.

Layout of Olympic venues presented in Almaty
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New filtering station opens in Almaty

A new filtering station has been launched in Almaty to improve the quality of tap water in city.

New filtering station opens in Almaty
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Dozens of flights delayed in Astana, Almaty

Poor weather conditions and delays of arrivals force Astana and Almaty airports to reschedule flights.

Dozens of flights delayed in Astana, Almaty
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Santa parade takes place in Almaty

A parade of a thousand Santas has taken place in Kazakhstan's Almaty ahead of the New Year's celebrations.

Santa parade takes place in Almaty
Photo courtesy of BNews.kz
Astana and Almaty avail of government investments

Astana, Almaty and Almaty Oblast receive the largest portion of the public investments in Kazakhstan.

Astana and Almaty avail of government investments
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Nearly 50 flights delayed in Almaty

Almaty Airport in Kazakhstan has delayed 49 flights because of the weather.

Nearly 50 flights delayed in Almaty
Nursultan Nazarbayev during the meeting with media representatives. Frame of STV Channel.
Nazarbayev on Almaty's bid for 2022 Winter Olympics

Nursultan Nazarbayev has discussed the feasibility of hosting the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Almaty during Q&A session with media representatives.

Nazarbayev on Almaty's bid for 2022 Winter Olympics
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Debut art works of Kazakh political analyst Bukharbayev in Almaty

Kazakhstani political analyst and blogger Bakhytzhan Bukharbayev has presented his debut art exhibition in Almaty.

Debut art works of Kazakh political analyst Bukharbayev in Almaty