There was a fire in Kostenko mine owned by ArcelorMittal Temirtau. 319 people had to be evacuated.
The first pretrial investigation hearing on Valeriy Tolmachev took place on April 26 in Civitavecchia, Italy. The hearing presided by Italian pretrial judge was also attended by prosecutor and Tolmachev’s attorney Ivana Manni.
The young cook from Kazakhstan shot dead by a US police officer for banging on doors in the building there his friend lives has been identified as Kirill Denyakin.
Ministry of Economic Development announced the Q1 2011 economic results. Customs Union yielded noticeable results.
A court hearing on Valeriy Tolmachev from Kazakhstan arrested in Italy for an attempt to hijack a plane is scheduled for April 26.
Kazakhstan Prime-Minister Karim Massimov launched an Internet voting that would determine the Internet platform where his online-conference is going to be held.
After the Apocalypse by British Antony Butts, a film about Semipalatinsk and the lives of people distorted by the man-made nuclear disaster, to hit screens in May.
International conference on capital punishment in Central Asia held in Astana to discuss abolishment and transition challenges.
A young cook from Kazakhstan identified by friends as Kirill Suchin was shot dead in Portsmouth, Virginia, for banging on the door. The officer is being investigated.
Kazakh businessman Timur Kuanyshev was invited to the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton.
The law that will allow traffic policemen on duty to use residents' vehicles is going to be drafted in 2012 in Kazakhstan.
The first Congress of Turkic Countries' Local and Regional Media kicked off in Rize, Turkey on April 25.
Illegal use of Internet will be discussed by the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) on April 28, 2011 in Astana.
Educational accounts will let parents save up for their children's education in Kazakhstan. They won't be able to cash out the accounts. The fund will be directly transferred from the bank to the university of choice.
Plastic surgery Kazakhstan was discussed at the press-conference in Almaty. Demand for plastic surgeries grew 40% since 2008.
For certain types of economic crimes, greater fines will be introduced as an alternative to deprivation of freedom.
US State Department-sponsored public bike-stand will appear in Karaganda.
European Commission has removed 9 Kazakhstan air companies from its black list.
Total deposits grew 3.9% in March, making up $49.5 billion, with 67.8% being deposits of legal entities.
Collective Security Treaty Organization will joint training of Central Asian Collective Rapid Reaction Forces in Kyrgyzstan on July 5-8.
- Customs Union
- Karim Masimov
- Baroness Helena Kennedy
- Human Genetics Commission
- University of Leicester
- Antony Butts
- capital punishment
- High Commissioner
- Penal Reform International
- Great Britain
- Buckingham Palace
- Shanghai Cooperation Organization
- Ministry of Education and Science
- Bakytzhan Zhumagulov
- Plastic Surgery
- Boob job
- Gulnar Zhumatova
- Nursultan Nazarbayev
- Karim Massimov
- US State Department
- black list
- National Bank
- loan portfolio
- Collective Security Treaty Organization