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Kurmangazy Iskaziev. Photo courtesy of KMG EP Public Relations
New CEO appointed at Kazmunaigas EP

Kurmangazy Iskaziev has been appointed the new General Director (CEO) of the Kazmunaigas Exploration and Production

New CEO appointed at Kazmunaigas EP
Saken Akhmetov. Photo courtesy of the press office of Nurbank.
New Chairman of Nurbank appointed

Chairman of the Management Board of Nurbank Kantar Orynbayev has voluntarily resigned, Deputy Chairman Saken Akhmetov replaced him.

New Chairman of Nurbank appointed
Talgat Kazangap
New Chairman of Kazakhstan's Communication, IT Penetration and Information Committee appointed

The new Chairman of the Committee for Communication, IT Penetration and Information has been appointed in Kazakhstan.

New Chairman of Kazakhstan's Communication, IT Penetration and Information Committee appointed
Adilbek Zhaksybekov. Photo © tengrinews.kz
Astana Mayor appointed Chairman of EXPO-2017 National Company instead of Talgat Yermegiayev

Talgat Yermegiayev has been relieved of his position as Chairman of the Board of Astana EXPO-2017 National Company in Kazakhstan.

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Astana Mayor appointed Chairman of EXPO-2017 National Company instead of Talgat Yermegiayev
Askar Zhumagaliev. Photo © tengrinews.kz
Askar Zhumagaliev appointed Chairman of KazAtomProm

Askar Zhumagaliev has been appointed the Chairman of the Board of KazAtomProm national nuclear company of Kazakhstan.

Askar Zhumagaliev appointed Chairman of KazAtomProm
Nurtay Abykayev. Photo courtesy of knb.kz.
Chairman of Kazakhstan's National Security Committee appointed

Kazakhstan’s Senate, the upper chamber of Kazakhstan’s Parliament, has approved Nurtai Abykayev as Сhairman of Kazakhstan’s National Security Committee.

Chairman of Kazakhstan's National Security Committee appointed
Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo © RIA Novosti
Nazarbayev suggests drafting new development strategy for CIS

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has suggested creating a new development strategy for the CIS during Kazakhstan’s chairmanship.

Nazarbayev suggests drafting new development strategy for CIS
©Danial Okasov
Karim Massimov appointed chairman of Samruk-Kazyna

Kazakhstan Prime-Minister Karim Massimov has become Chairman of the Board of Samruk-Kazyna Sovereign Wealth Fund.

Karim Massimov appointed chairman of Samruk-Kazyna
Kenes Rakishev. Photo courtesy of sportinfo.kz
Kenes Rakishev, new chairman of BTA Bank Board of Directors

Kazakhstan businessman Kenes Rakishev has become the new chairman of Kazakhstan-based BTA Bank's Board of Directors.

Kenes Rakishev, new chairman of BTA Bank Board of Directors
Aslan Mussin. ©Marat Abilov
Aslan Mussin no longer chairman of Accounts Commission of Kazakhstan

The chairman of the Accounts Commission for Control over Implementation of the State Budget has been replaced.

Aslan Mussin no longer chairman of Accounts Commission of Kazakhstan
The headquarters of KazMunaiGas National Oil and Gas Company. ©Danial Okasov
KazMunaiGas is getting foreign Vice-Chairman

A foreigner is going to be appointed as First Deputy Chairman of the Board of KazMunaiGas, Kazakhstan national oil and gas company.

KazMunaiGas is getting foreign Vice-Chairman
Jack Dorsey. ©Reuters/Rebecca Cook
Twitter's Jack Dorsey joins Disney board

US entertainment giant Walt Disney Company announced Monday that it tapped Twitter co-founder and chairman Jack Dorsey to join its board of directors.

Twitter's Jack Dorsey joins Disney board
Tastanbek Yessentayev. Photo courtesy of vesti.kz
New Chairman of Kazakhstan Agency for Sports and Physical Culture appointed

Tastanbek Yessentayev has been appointed the new Chairman of the Agency for Sports and Physical Culture of Kazakhstan.

New Chairman of Kazakhstan Agency for Sports and Physical Culture appointed
Nursultan Nazarbayev at the meeting with Filippo Lombardi. Photo ©akorda.kz
Swiss lawmakers support EXPO-2017 in Kazakhstan

Today President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev received Filippo Lombardi, President of the Council of States of the Federal Assembly of Switzerland.

Swiss lawmakers support EXPO-2017 in Kazakhstan
Marat Azilkhanov. Photo courtesy of din.gov.kz
Chairman of Kazakhstan Religious Agency appointed

A new chairman of the Agency for Religious Affairs of Kazakhstan has been appointed.

Chairman of Kazakhstan Religious Agency appointed
New ENRC chairman Gerhard Ammann. ©enrc.com
ENRC chairman resigns

Chairman of Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation (ENRC) Mehmet Dalman resigned and Gerhard Ammann was appointed its new chairman.

ENRC chairman resigns
Google chairman Eric Schmidt to visit Myanmar
Google chairman Eric Schmidt to visit Myanmar

Google chairman Eric Schmidt will visit Myanmar next week, highlighting increasing Internet freedom in the former pariah state just weeks after a controversial trip to communist North Korea.

Google chairman Eric Schmidt to visit Myanmar
Google Chief Executive Eric Schmidt. ©REUTERS
Schmidt book labels China online menace: report

The Wall Street Journal reported Friday that in his coming book, Google chairman Eric Schmidt brands China an Internet menace that sanctions cyber crime for economic and political gain.

Schmidt book labels China online menace: report
Samsung Electronics chairman Lee Kun-Hee (L) and his wife Hong Ra-Hee (R). ©REUTERS
Samsung chairman wins $4 bn family court case

Samsung Electronics chairman Lee Kun-Hee won a court ruling Friday against demands from his siblings to hand over billions of dollars in shares in various Samsung Group companies.

Samsung chairman wins $4 bn family court case
Sophie Schmidt, daughter of Chairman and CEO of Google Eric Schmidt. ©REUTERS
Google chief's daughter on 'very strange' N. Korea visit

The teenage daughter of Google chairman Eric Schmidt has shed some light on her father's secretive trip to North Korea, writing a first-hand account of the visit to a "very, very strange" country.

Google chief's daughter on 'very strange' N. Korea visit