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Crowdfunding site launches in Singapore and Hong Kong

Kickstarter made its Asia debut in Singapore and Hong Kong, giving entrepreneurs the opportunity to raise funding from global investors.

Crowdfunding site launches in Singapore and Hong Kong
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
Argentina returns to credit markets after 15 years
Argentina returns to credit markets after 15 years

Argentina returned to international financial markets , receiving offers for its sovereign bonds ahead of its first debt sale in 15 years.

Argentina returns to credit markets after 15 years
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American billionaire Jim Rogers considers investing in Kazakhstan

American billionaire Jim Rogers is thinking about investing in Kazakhstan, a country he visited in October.

American billionaire Jim Rogers considers investing in Kazakhstan
Head of Development Bank of Kazakhstan Bolat Zhamishev. Photo © RIA Novosti
Devaluation necessary for restoration of Kazakh currency market: Bolat Zhamishev

Chairman of the Development Bank of Kazakhstan Bolat Zhamishev about devaluation of the Kazakh tenge and outlook of Kazakhstan's economy.

Devaluation necessary for restoration of Kazakh currency market: Bolat Zhamishev
New Vice Minister of Investments and Development Rakhim Oshakbayev. Photo courtesy of strategy2050.kz
Rakhim Oshakbayev appointed new Vice Minister of Investments and Development

Rakhim Oshakbayev has been appointed Vice Minister of Investments and Development of Kazakhstan.

Rakhim Oshakbayev appointed new Vice Minister of Investments and Development
Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev. ©Turar Kazangapov
Nursultan Nazarbayev speaks about Kazakhstan's agricultural sector

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev is concerned about Kazakhstan’s agricultural sector.

Nursultan Nazarbayev speaks about Kazakhstan's agricultural sector
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Council of Foreign Investors makes recommendations to Kazakh government

Chairman of Kazakhstan Council of Foreign Investors Ulf Wokurka offers recommendations to the Kazakhstan Government on visa regime, taxes, decriminalisation of tax and economic offences, education and attraction of investments.

Council of Foreign Investors makes recommendations to Kazakh government
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Kazakhstan's businessmen invited to do business in Croatia

Kazakhstan’s businessmen have been invited to do business in Croatia.

Kazakhstan's businessmen invited to do business in Croatia
American investor Jim Rogers. ©cnn.com
American billionaire Jim Rogers advises to invest in emerging markets like Kazakhstan

A famous American investor and businessman Jim Rogers advised to invest in the emerging markets like Iran, Kazakhstan, North Korea and a number of African countries.

American billionaire Jim Rogers advises to invest in emerging markets like Kazakhstan
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Almaty on route to financial hub role in Central Asia: its own legislation to provide security for investments

Almaty could be getting its very own legislation for business and investments.

Almaty on route to financial hub role in Central Asia: its own legislation to provide security for investments
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Kazakhstan and Japan develop ties

A direct flight between Kazakhstan and Japan may be launched to facilitate the development of bilateral ties.

Kazakhstan and Japan develop ties
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Russian Polymetal to invest $640 million into Kazakhstani Kyzyl gold mine

Russian gold mining company Polymetal plans to invest up to $640 million into Kazakhstani gold mine Kyzyl.

Russian Polymetal to invest $640 million into Kazakhstani Kyzyl gold mine
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Gold shines as investors seek shelter; oil drops again

Gold prices zoomed this week to a four-month peak as investors sought shelter from weak eurozone data and fears of contagion from a bank's problems in Portugal, dealers said.

Gold shines as investors seek shelter; oil drops again
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Holiday packages from employers to improve national tourism: Kazakh Vice PM

Kazakhstani Ministry of Industry and New Technologies proposed an alternative to free holiday packages.

Holiday packages from employers to improve national tourism: Kazakh Vice PM
French to fund and make 3D map of Astana worth €3 million
French to fund and make 3D map of Astana worth €3 million

A French firm will create a 3D map of Astana worth €3 million.

French to fund and make 3D map of Astana worth €3 million
Karaksu. Photo  ©kaskasu.kz
Kaskasu ski resort near Shymkent to be completed in 2019

Construction of the Kaskasu ski resort will be completed in 2019.

Kaskasu ski resort near Shymkent to be completed in 2019
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Kazakhstan and South Korea to work on explorations in Karaganda Oblast

Kazakhstan has signed an agreement with South Korea on geological exploration of Dyusenbai section in Karaganda Oblas.

Kazakhstan and South Korea to work on explorations in Karaganda Oblast
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Gold mine to open in North Kazakhstan in 2015

Development of Aulie gold deposit has started in Yessil District of North Kazakhstan Oblast.

Gold mine to open in North Kazakhstan in 2015
Abramovich co-invests in Israeli StoreDot with Kazakhstan's Rakishev
Abramovich co-invests in Israeli StoreDot with Kazakhstan's Rakishev

Russian businessman Roman Abramovich has invested $10 million into an Israeli start-up StoreDot, a bio-organic materials based electronics developer.

Abramovich co-invests in Israeli StoreDot with Kazakhstan's Rakishev