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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
Nursultan Nazarbayev. ©RIA
Nazarbayev meets General Electric Oil & Gas President

Kazakhstan President had a meeting with Lorenzo Simonelli, CEO of General Electric Oil & Gas company.

Nazarbayev meets General Electric Oil & Gas President
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Sberbank of Russia to finance $3.6 billion worth of transportation projects in Kazakhstan

Sberbank of Russia will provide $3.6 billion to finance projects of Kazakhstan's national railway company Kazakhstan Temir Zholy (KTZ).

Sberbank of Russia to finance $3.6 billion worth of transportation projects in Kazakhstan
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Nazarbayev worried about Kashagan

Kazakhstan’s president Nursultan Nazarbayev expressed concern about the development of the Kashagan oil field during his meeting with the CEO of Italian Eni Claudio Descalzi.

Nazarbayev worried about Kashagan
Kazakhstan announces visa-free entry for investors from 10 nations

President Nazarbayev emphasized that “removal of visa barriers is of great importance to expand business contacts and international operations”.

Kazakhstan announces visa-free entry for investors from 10 nations
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Kazakhstan is the best gate to enter Eurasian Economic Union markets: President Nazarbayev

According to him, “the economies of the member states [Kazakhstan, Russia and Belarus] stand at $2.3 trillion. The combined market of 170 million people (…) is offering conditions for free movement of goods, workforce, services, and capital”.

Kazakhstan is the best gate to enter Eurasian Economic Union markets: President Nazarbayev
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Kazakhstan’s President inviting foreign investors to participate in privatization of over 700 companies

Besides, according to him, the country’s Government should accelerate launch of concession contracts in healthcare, education, water supply and some other realms.

Kazakhstan’s President inviting foreign investors to participate in privatization of over 700 companies
Focus on small and medium-sized business: Nazarbayev
Focus on small and medium-sized business: Nazarbayev

President Nursultan Nazarbayev has spoken about the strategic importance of small and medium-sized business in Kazakhstan at the Foreign Investors Council (FIC) meeting.

Focus on small and medium-sized business: Nazarbayev
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Kazakhstan toughens requirements to members of the country’s Foreign Investors Council

The Foreign Investors’ Council is an advisory body established to address key issues related to their investment activities in the country, and to improve the investment climate of Kazakhstan.

Kazakhstan toughens requirements to members of the country’s Foreign Investors Council
Kazakhstan President's Foreign Investors Council
Foreign Investors Council to discuss Kazakhstan's innovative-technological development

The 26th plenary meeting of Kazakhstan President’s Foreign Investors Council is being held in Astana.

Foreign Investors Council to discuss Kazakhstan's innovative-technological development
Asset Issekeshev. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
Kazakhstan to attract technologies Apple-style

Availability of a special environment is vitally important for development of innovations, attraction of technologies, startups and talented people from around the globe: Asset Issekeshev.

Kazakhstan to attract technologies Apple-style
Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo by Vladimir Dmitriyev©
Nazarbayev suggests 'triple seven initiative'

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev has suggested a “triple seven initiative" to promote innovative projects.

Nazarbayev suggests 'triple seven initiative'
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Agenda of next Foreign Investors Council meeting unveiled

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev has suggested a subject of the next Foreign Investors Council meeting.

Agenda of next Foreign Investors Council meeting unveiled
Aleksander Mashkevich. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
Kazakhstan lacks qualified project managers: Mashkevich

Shareholder of the Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation Aleksander Mashkevich suggests to start training project managers in Kazakhstan.

Kazakhstan lacks qualified project managers: Mashkevich
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Kazakhstan to establish $1 bln venture fund

An innovation-oriented venture fund with a capital of $1 billion will be established in Kazakhstan.

Kazakhstan to establish $1 bln venture fund
Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo by Marat Abilov©
Nazarbayev suggests transferring public universities to foreign management

Nazarbayev suggests to transfer some of Kazakhstan's public universities to foreign corporations and national companies for management.

Nazarbayev suggests transferring public universities to foreign management
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Kazakhstan President establishes state award for scientists

I decided to establish Al-Farabi State Award for Scientists for breakthrough researches and introduced innovations: Nursultan Nazarbayev.

Kazakhstan President establishes state award for scientists
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Kazakhstan should close Internet access gap between cities and villages: EBRD

EBRD believes that Kazakhstan needs to develop specialized infrastructure, in particular, the one for access to broadband Internet.

Kazakhstan should close Internet access gap between cities and villages: EBRD
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev. ©REUTERS
Nazarbayev discusses cooperation in airspace with foreign investors

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev had a meeting with participants of the Foreign Investors Council yesterday.

Nazarbayev discusses cooperation in airspace with foreign investors
Chairman and CEO of ConocoPhillips Ryan Lance. ©REUTERS
Nazarbayev meets with ConocoPhillips chairman

Nursultan Nazarbayev met with Chairman and CEO of ConocoPhillips Ryan Lance who arrived for the 26th meeting of the Foreign Investors Council.

Nazarbayev meets with ConocoPhillips chairman