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Bukhtarma Reservoir in Kazakhstan ©eco-turizm.net
Till the well is full - flooding around Bukhtarma generates theories

Water level in Kazakhstan's Bukhtarma reservoir is rising with recreation centers and several summer cottages situated along the coastline flooded. What is the cause?

Till the well is full - flooding around Bukhtarma generates theories
Yerbolat Dossayev. ©Ministry of Economy and Budget Planning
Anti-Russian sanctions: Kazakhstan has a plan

Kazakhstan is bracing for additional Western sanctions against Russia.

Anti-Russian sanctions: Kazakhstan has a plan
©Turar Kazangapov
Financial Police abolished in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan has abolished its Financial Police. President Nazarbayev made the announcement.

Financial Police abolished in Kazakhstan
©tengrinews
No Kazakhstanis among those killed in China's earthquake

There are no Kazakhstan citizens among the victims of the devastating earthquake in China that claimed lives of nearly 600 people.

No Kazakhstanis among those killed in China's earthquake
©Yaroslav Radlovsky
Largest bank in Kazakhstan experiencing cash withdrawals increase in wake of recent devaluation rumors

Pressure on Kazkommertsbank’s ATM machines has increased by 15% due to devaluation rumors.

Largest bank in Kazakhstan experiencing cash withdrawals increase in wake of recent devaluation rumors
Sabina Altynbekova. Photo from athlete's personal profile in vk.com
Kazakhstan's athlete becomes Internet sensation

Kazakhstani athlete Sabina Altynbekova has become an Internet sensation because of her doll-like face.

Kazakhstan's athlete becomes Internet sensation
Andrey Gundarev ©almazoff.yvision.kz
Kazakhstani climber to ascend Volcanic Seven Summits

Traveler and mountain guide from Almaty Andrey Gundarev intends to be the first Kazakhstani to conquer 7 highest volcanoes on world's 7 continents.

Kazakhstani climber to ascend Volcanic Seven Summits
Tengrinews.kz file photo
Kazakh students meet Chinese President

200 students and professors of the Nazarbayev University have met with Chinese Chairman Xi Jinping on June 24, 2014 in Beijing.

Kazakh students meet Chinese President
The winners of Grand K-pop Festival 2014 Mad Man ©Aizhan Tugelbayeva
Winners of K-pop Festival in Almaty get to go to South Korea

Grand K-pop Festival 2014 was held in Almaty. Mad Man band won the Grand Prix and will go to South Korea.

Winners of K-pop Festival in Almaty get to go to South Korea
©Тengrinews.kz
Oman's Minister of Tourism intends to visit Kazakhstan

The Minister of Tourism of Oman intends to visit Kazakhstan.

Oman's Minister of Tourism intends to visit Kazakhstan
Illustration © tengrinews.kz
Secretariat of CICA to move to Astana

Secretariat of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia will move from Almaty to Astana.

Secretariat of CICA to move to Astana
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev. ©akorda.kz
Nazarbayev to meet South Korean President and Italian PM

Nursultan Nazarbayev will have meetings with South Korean President Park Geun-hye and Prime Minister of Italy Matteo Renzi.

Nazarbayev to meet South Korean President and Italian PM
Illustration ©tengrinews
Nursultan Nazarbayev meets Malaysian PM

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has met the Prime Minister of Malaysia Najib Tun Razak.

Nursultan Nazarbayev meets Malaysian PM
Tengrinews.kz file photo
China to purchase wheat from Kazakhstan

China is going to purchase 100 thousand tons of wheat from Kazakhstan.

China to purchase wheat from Kazakhstan
The opening of the Summit of CICMA. Photo courtesy of media.cica-china.org
Asia should create its own OSCE: Nazarbayev

Kazakhstan president Nursultan Nazarbayev addressed the Summit of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence-Building Measures in Asia.

Asia should create its own OSCE: Nazarbayev
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and Chinese President  Xi Jinping © Dmitry Khegai
Nazarbayev receives Silk Road award in China

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has been awarded the Silk Road Peace Prize during his official visit to China.

Nazarbayev receives Silk Road award in China
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev ©REUTERS
Nursultan Nazarbayev to visit China

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev will pay an official visit to China in the end of May.

Nursultan Nazarbayev to visit China
Illustration ©tengrinews
Kazakhstan Culture Days to be held in Indonesia

The opening ceremony of the Days of Kazakhstan Culture in Indonesia will be held at Taman Ismail Marzuki concert hall on May 13 in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Kazakhstan Culture Days to be held in Indonesia
Nursultan Nazarbayev. ©RIA Novosti.
Nazarbayev invites Malaysian PM to Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev has invited the Prime Minister of Malaysia Najib Razak to visit Kazakhstan.

Nazarbayev invites Malaysian PM to Kazakhstan
Photo courtesy of akorda.kz
Nazarbayev discusses cooperation with Asian Development Bank

President Nazarbayev has met with the President of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Takehiko Nakao to discuss future cooperation.

Nazarbayev discusses cooperation with Asian Development Bank