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4 Kazakhstan crews start Dakar Rally 2014

Four Astana Motorsports crews from Astana Presidential Sports Club have started the Dakar Rally 2014, the annual off-road race.

4 Kazakhstan crews start Dakar Rally 2014
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Kazakhstan has highest incarceration rate in Central Asia

Kazakhstan has the highest incarceration rate in Central Asia.

Kazakhstan has highest incarceration rate in Central Asia
Stilframe from Cars 2
More Hollywood characters to speak Kazakh

Six movies has been dubbed into Kazakh language so far.

More Hollywood characters to speak Kazakh
Nurzhan Kalenderov. Photo a courtesy of t-ryskulov.zhambyl.kz/
New Mayor of Taraz appointed

Nurzhan Kalenderov has been appointed the new Akim (Mayor) of Taraz city in southern Kazakhstan.

New Mayor of Taraz appointed
Photo a courtesy of RIA Novosty
Kashagan to produce 15 million tons of oil in 2022

In its Development Strategy, KazMunaiGas has set an optimistic target to produce 15 million tons of oil from the Kashagan field in 2022.

Kashagan to produce 15 million tons of oil in 2022
Robin Matthews. Photo a courtesy of  kpp-russia.ru
Kazakhstan to reach Top 30 by 2025

Professor Robin Matthews of the Kingston Business School predicts that Kazakhstan will be among the Top 30 most developed countries by 2025.

Kazakhstan to reach Top 30 by 2025
Photo a courtesy of lada.kz
Mysterious pentagram appears in Aktau

A new Google maps mystery has appeared to rack our brains. A five-pointed star or a mysterious pentagram is 200 meters in diameter and is situated somewhere near Aktau and Akshukur village.

Mysterious pentagram appears in Aktau
Albert Rau. Photo a courtesy of Tengrinews.kz
Minister of Industry opposes closure of economic zones in Kazakhstan

The Ministry of Industry and New Technologies of Kazakhstan is trying to dissuade the Government from closing Special Economic Zones.

Minister of Industry opposes closure of economic zones in Kazakhstan
Photo a courtesy of universiadetrentino.org
Kazakhstan hockey team wins silver at Universiade

The Kazakhstan hockey team has won a silver medal at the Universiade in Tretino after losing to the Canadian hockey team in the final.

Kazakhstan hockey team wins silver at Universiade
The winner of the Undergraduate of the Year Award, Torgyn Shaikhina. Photo a courtesy of warwick.ac.uk
Kazakhstani student wins Undergraduate of the Year Award in UK

Torgyn Shaikhina from Kazakhstan won the IT and Computer Science Undergraduate of the Year Award at the University of Warwick, UK.

Kazakhstani student wins Undergraduate of the Year Award in UK
Photo © Yaroslav Radlovsky
Seven heritages of Kazakhstan: Nazarbayev

Kazakhstanis have gained seven precious heritages as a gift, said President Nursultan Nazarbayev at the meeting dedicated to the celebration of the Independence of Kazakhstan.

Seven heritages of Kazakhstan: Nazarbayev
Marat Abykbayev. Photo © tengrinews.kz
FIA welcomes Off Road Kazakhstan as new member

The General Assembly of the Federation Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA) was held in Paris on December 2-6.

FIA welcomes Off Road Kazakhstan as new member
Photo a courtesy of the Foundation of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
Astana adds Foster's eye to pyramid

British architect Norman Foster has presented his new project in Astana.

Astana adds Foster's eye to pyramid
Photo ©  Agency of the Sports and Physical training affairs of the Republic of Kazahkstan
Kazakhstan wins Canada 4:2 in hockey

The Kazakhstan men’s hockey team won Canada at the Winter Universiade preliminaries in Tretino, Italy.

Kazakhstan wins Canada 4:2 in hockey
Photo © Marat Abilov
Nazarbayev makes new appointments

President Nursultan Nazarbayev has made several new appointments.

Nazarbayev makes new appointments
Photo a courtesy of Tengrinews.kz
Living wage to be raised in Kazakhstan in 2017

After the controversy around the minimum living wage is Kazakhstan, Kazakhstan Minister of Labor and Social Protection of Population Tamara Duisenova promised to raise the living wage in 2017.

Living wage to be raised in Kazakhstan in 2017
 Svetlana Dzhalmagambetova. Photo a courtesy of vesti.kz
Minimum living wage to starve Kazakhstanis to death

Lawmaker Svetlana Dzhalmagambetova believes that the effective minimum food basket will starve Kazakhstanis to death.

Minimum living wage to starve Kazakhstanis to death
 Victor Vilks. Photo a courtesy of rocknfun.livejournal.com
Latvian filmmaker to respond to Borat for Kazakhstan

The Latvian filmmaker Victor Vilks is planning to make a new movie that will be a response to Borat on behalf of Kazakhstan.

Latvian filmmaker to respond to Borat for Kazakhstan
Photo © Marat Abilov
Muslim clergy to teach Religious studies at schools?

Member of the Majilis Talgat Yergaliev proposed engaging members of the Muslim clergy in teaching Religious Studies at schools.

Muslim clergy to teach Religious studies at schools?
Larduet vs Hrgovic.Photo © astanaarlans.kz
Controversial fight: Cuba beats Astana Arlans

The Astana Arlan’s Head Coach Korchynsky’s prediction of 3:2 was right, though not in favor of his Wolves. The Alpha Wolves lost to Cuban Domadores for the first time this season.

Controversial fight: Cuba beats Astana Arlans