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EU Chamber urges China to lift foreign investment curbs
EU Chamber urges China to lift foreign investment curbs

A European lobby group in China on Thursday slammed the country's unequal investment landscape.

EU Chamber urges China to lift foreign investment curbs
Kazakhstan no longer attractive for expats because of tenge depreciation: Deutsche Welle

According to German Deutsche Welle, sharp tenge depreciation caused some foreign workers, who came to Kazakhstan for better prospects, to consider going back home.

Kazakhstan no longer attractive for expats because of tenge depreciation: Deutsche Welle
Photo © Turar Kazangapov
Kazakhstani popular tourist destinations open for foreigners again

Kazakhstan government has revised the decree that made many popular resorts a special border zone requiring special passes. Foreigners will no longer have to obtain permits to visit them.

Kazakhstani popular tourist destinations open for foreigners again
Photo courtesy of omskinform.ru
Foreigners commit increasing number of offences in Kazakhstan

The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan reports that foreigners are now committing more administrative offences.

Foreigners commit increasing number of offences in Kazakhstan
Charyn Canyon ©Turar Kazangapov
Popular tourist destinations, including Shymbulak and Charyn Canyon, off limits for foreigners in Kazakhstan

Kazakh Government has decreed to create wide belts near the county's border and make them off-limits for foreigners unless they acquire a special pass. Several very popular tourist destinations of Kazakhstan are within the limits of the new belts.

Popular tourist destinations, including Shymbulak and Charyn Canyon, off limits for foreigners in Kazakhstan
Photo courtesy of ampravda.ru.
China leads by number of foreign workers in Kazakhstan

China is the source of the largest portion of migrant workers in Kazakhstan.

China leads by number of foreign workers in Kazakhstan
Mongolian judoka Galbadrakh Otgontsetseg. Photo courtesy of sensatsimedee.mn
Foreign athletes to compete for Kazakhstan, local boxers fight at AIBA Pro Boxing for ticket to Olympics

Foreign athletes will be competing for Kazakhstan at the Rio Olympics in 2016.

Foreign athletes to compete for Kazakhstan, local boxers fight at AIBA Pro Boxing for ticket to Olympics
Photo © Turar Kazangapov
Visa free entrance will not be extended: Kazakh Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs is not planning to extend the visa free entrance regime for 10 countries.

Visa free entrance will not be extended: Kazakh Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Illustration ©tengrinews
Foreigners visiting Kazakhstan can now register in hotels

Foreign visitors arriving to Kazakhstan can now register with the Migration Police in their hotels.

Foreigners visiting Kazakhstan can now register in hotels
©Reuters
British tourist killed as Malaysia bus plunges into ravine

A passenger bus plunged into a ravine after leaving a Malaysian island resort, killing a British man and injuring 40 others, mostly foreign tourists, police said.

British tourist killed as Malaysia bus plunges into ravine
Aruzhan Sain. Photo © Yaroslav Radlovsky
International adoption only chance for sick orphans

International adoption is the only chance for many sick Kazakhstani orphans, believes a philanthropist and the director oа Compassion charity foundation Aruzhan Sain.

International adoption only chance for sick orphans
©Reuters/Jacky Naegelen
Paris, still the world's no.1 tourist destination

Some 32.3 million tourists say France's city of light and romance can't be beat.

Paris, still the world's no.1 tourist destination
Photo © RIA Novosty
Falsely diagnosed orphans and abandoned children of South Kazakhstan Oblast

More cases of false diagnosing of orphans have been discovered in South Kazakhstan Oblast.

Falsely diagnosed orphans and abandoned children of South Kazakhstan Oblast
Tourists to spend $10 billion during Brazil World Cup
Tourists to spend $10 billion during Brazil World Cup

Foreign and Brazilian tourists are expected to spend $10.4 billion during next year's World Cup, more than the public funds invested for staging the event, the Brazilian tourism board said Friday.

Tourists to spend $10 billion during Brazil World Cup
©Marat Abilov
Kazakhstan to lift foreign workforce restrictions to be ready for EXPO-2017 in time

Kazakhstan is planing to legal create conditions to bring in experienced guest workers to construct the EXPO-2017 facilities.

Kazakhstan to lift foreign workforce restrictions to be ready for EXPO-2017 in time
At the accident site. Photo by <a href="http://lada.kz"target="_blank">Lada.kz</a>
Attacker of foreigners in Aktau to undergo psychiatric test

The man who attacked three foreigners in Aktau will undergo a psychiatric check.

Attacker of foreigners in Aktau to undergo psychiatric test
Photo courtesy of lada.kz
Three foreigners attacted in Aktau

A man attacked three foreigners on July 20 near Alatau mall in Aktau.

Three foreigners attacted in Aktau
Kazakhstan Oil and Gas Minister Sauat Mynbayev. Photo by Danial Okassov©
Mynbayev supports foreigners working at Kashagan

Minister Manybayev was asked in the Majilis about the social inequality of Kazakhstan citizens and foreigners working in oil and gas.

Mynbayev supports foreigners working at Kashagan
©REUTERS
Expats earn 14 times more than locals in Kyzylorda

A prosecutors check in Kyzylorda has unveiled a huge difference in the salaries of local and foreign employees.

Expats earn 14 times more than locals in Kyzylorda
Atyrau oil refinery. Photo courtesy of otannews.com
Quotas on foreign workers at reconstruction of Atyrau oil refinery approved

Kazakhstan government approved the quotas for attraction of the foreign labor for the priority project on reconstruction and modernization of Atyrau oil refinery.

Quotas on foreign workers at reconstruction of Atyrau oil refinery approved