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Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo by Dmitriy Khegai©
Nazarbayev calls to reform global monetary system

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev took part in the Boao Forum for Asia started in China.

Nazarbayev calls to reform global monetary system
Kazakhstan Minister of Environmental Protection Nurlan Kapparov. Photo courtesy of primeminister.kz
Kazakhstan Environmental Protection Minister to visit Helsinki

Kazakhstan-Finnish business forum will be held in Helsinki.

Kazakhstan Environmental Protection Minister to visit Helsinki
First Baikonur investment forum kicked off in Kyzylorda. ©tengrienws.kz
Kyzylorda hosts first investment forum

The forum in the southern city of Kazakhstan is attended by over 200 participants from 16 countries.

Kyzylorda hosts first investment forum
British PM reaches out to Europe at Davos
British PM reaches out to Europe at Davos

British Prime Minister David Cameron insisted he was not turning his back on Europe as he came face to face with world leaders for the first time since unveiling plans for an EU referendum.

British PM reaches out to Europe at Davos
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Web inventor says governments stifling net freedom

The inventor of the World Wide Web warned Friday that government control is limiting the possibilities of the Internet, as dozens of countries and businesses signed a cybersecurity deal at the Davos forum.

Web inventor says governments stifling net freedom
Global elite to confront British PM on EU plan
Global elite to confront British PM on EU plan

British Prime Minister David Cameron faces a frosty reception from the global elite at the annual Davos meeting on Thursday after his vow to hold a referendum on Britain's membership of the EU.

Global elite to confront British PM on EU plan
World elite gathers in Davos amid cautious optimism
World elite gathers in Davos amid cautious optimism

The world's political and business elite gather in the snow-covered resort of Davos from Wednesday, aiming to instil some confidence in the global economy amid tentative signs of recovery.

World elite gathers in Davos amid cautious optimism
Kairat Kelimbetov. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
Kairat Kelimbetov will represent Kazakhstan in Davos

Deputy Prime-Minister Kairat Kelimbetov will lead Kazakhstan delegation to the World Economic Forum in Davos.

Kairat Kelimbetov will represent Kazakhstan in Davos
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Popping corn to the end: the apocalypse on screen

Hands grip seats and shovel in popcorn as the bomb/asteroid/pandemic zeroes in: omens of Armageddon have yet to come true in the real world, but the apocalypse has a rich and varied track record on screen.

Popping corn to the end: the apocalypse on screen
UN headquarters. Photo by Maksim Popov©
UN backs holding G-Global in Kazakhstan

From economic and political points of view Kazakhstan is eligible to bid for hosting G-Global under the aegis of the United Nations: Kassym-Jomart Tokayev.

UN backs holding G-Global in Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev (R) and President of the Czech Republic Vaclav Klaus (L)
Nazarbayev took part in opening of Kazakhstan-Czech business forum

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev and President of the Czech Republic Vaclav Klaus took part in the opening of Kazakhstan-Czech business forum.

Nazarbayev took part in opening of Kazakhstan-Czech business forum
Second Kazakhstan investment forum held in Hong Kong
Second Kazakhstan investment forum held in Hong Kong

The event was organized by Kazakhstan’s General Consulate in Hong Kong and Macau Special Administrative Regions jointly with SB Capital and Cedrus Investments.

Second Kazakhstan investment forum held in Hong Kong
IMF meet in Tokyo to address anxiety about growth
IMF meet in Tokyo to address anxiety about growth

Finding ways to boost the slowing global economy and helping poor nations fend off financial shocks will be on the agenda at meetings this week of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank in Tokyo.

IMF meet in Tokyo to address anxiety about growth
Global warming slows down world economy: report
Global warming slows down world economy: report

Climate change caused by global warming is slowing down world economic output by 1.6 percent a year and will lead to a doubling of costs in the next two decades.

Global warming slows down world economy: report
Moscow. © RIA Novosti
Kazakhstan and Russia to sign contracts worth $1.8 billion

The business forum will be held on the eve of the 9th forum of transborder cooperation between Kazakhstan and Russia to be held in Pavlodar, Kazakhstan, September 19.

Kazakhstan and Russia to sign contracts worth $1.8 billion
Albert Rau. Photo by Danial Okassov©
48 memorandums worth over 15 billion tenge signed at Industrial Forum in Astana

Agreements between the companies have been signed during the fair of the forum Kazakh Content-2012 that coincided with the Industrialization Day.

48 memorandums worth over 15 billion tenge signed at Industrial Forum in Astana
French language takes center stage at Quebec forum
French language takes center stage at Quebec forum

The first global forum on French kicked off in the Canadian province of Quebec Monday aimed at strengthening the language of Moliere in a world dominated by English.

French language takes center stage at Quebec forum
Nursultan Nazarbayev opened Industrial Forum in Astana dedicated to the progress in implementation of the State Program of Accelerated Industrial-Innovative Development. Photo by Danial Okassov©
Nazarbayev opened Industrial Forum in Astana

The Forum is dedicated to the progress in implementation of the State Program of Accelerated Industrial-Innovative Development.

Nazarbayev opened Industrial Forum in Astana
Anti-nuclear forum to be held in Astana
Anti-nuclear forum to be held in Astana

Anti-nuclear forum will be held in Astana on August 29.

Anti-nuclear forum to be held in Astana
Apple pie <i>Almaty</i>.  ©Press-service of KazNU after al-Farabi
PHOTO: Students baked 11-meter-long pie in Almaty

Students of Al-Farabi Kazakh National University baked an 11-meter-long pie these weekends, press-service of the university said.

PHOTO: Students baked 11-meter-long pie in Almaty