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President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev. ©Bolat Otarbayev
Nazarbayev approved amendments to the law countering terrorism financing

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev has signed a law on countering money laundering and financing terrorism.

Nazarbayev approved amendments to the law countering terrorism financing
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Kazakhstan will sell no cigarettes at night and on weekends

Kazakhstan is going to toughen its rules of wholesale and retail sales of tobacco.

Kazakhstan will sell no cigarettes at night and on weekends
Majilis deputies. Photo by Danial Okassov©
Majilis approved draft law on countering money laundering and financing terrorism

Kazakhstan deputies have approved the draft law on countering money laundering and financing terrorism.

Majilis approved draft law on countering money laundering and financing terrorism
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Nazarbayev signed law on use of secured communications

Nursultan Nazarbayev has signed a law on use of secured communications.

Nazarbayev signed law on use of secured communications
Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
Anti-torture draft law presented to Kazakhstan Parliament

Draft law for prevention of tortures and other harsh, inhuman or humiliating treatment or punishments has been submitted to the Majilis.

Anti-torture draft law presented to Kazakhstan Parliament
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo by Danial Okassov©
Nazarbayev signed a law on compatibility of CSTO countries' armament

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev has signed a law on compatibility of the armaments of CSTO countries.

Nazarbayev signed a law on compatibility of CSTO countries' armament
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Russia asks Kazakhstan to retain specialization of 19 military companies

A huge number of equipment and military vehicles manufactured back in the Soviet time and after are still in use and require spare parts.

Russia asks Kazakhstan to retain specialization of 19 military companies
Kazakhstan is considering U.S. practice on apprehension of suspected terrorists
Kazakhstan is considering U.S. practice on apprehension of suspected terrorists

Igor Rogov has inquired about the possibility of adopting the practice on apprehension of suspected terrorists for over 72 hours without court sanctions in Kazakhstan.

Kazakhstan is considering U.S. practice on apprehension of suspected terrorists
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Registration of religious institutions to finish by November 2012 in Kazakhstan

Religious institutions in Kazakhstan has until November 2012 to get registered or re-registred.

Registration of religious institutions to finish by November 2012 in Kazakhstan
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Kazakhstan car-owners will legally buy "cool" plate numbers

Kazakhstan car-owners will be able to legally buy "cool" plate numbers.

Kazakhstan car-owners will legally buy "cool" plate numbers
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Details of amendments on countering financing of terrorism

Majilis deputies and authorities give details of the amendments on countering legalization of illegal profits.

Details of amendments on countering financing of terrorism
Kazakhstan President's residency Akorda. Photo by Vladimir Dmitriyev©
Kazakhstan Investments Law amended

The President signed Kazakhstan Law On amendments to several legislative acts of Kazakhstan on investments.

Kazakhstan Investments Law amended
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo by Vladimir Dmitriyev©
Nazarbayev signs law countering financing of terrorism

Nursultan Nazarbayev has signed a law On ratification of the Agreement of the Eurasian Group on Combating Money Laundering and Financing of Terrorism.

Nazarbayev signs law countering financing of terrorism
Alikhan Baimenov. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
Heads of Kazakhstan state authorities may have to resign for subordinates' bribery

Kazakhstan Public Service Agency prepared a draft law making heads of state authorities liable in case their subordinates commit corruption crimes.

Heads of Kazakhstan state authorities may have to resign for subordinates' bribery
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Kazakhstan government presented draft law on alternative energy

Kazakhstan Vice-Minister of Industry and New Technologies Bakhytzhan Dzhaksaliyev presented amendments in the Majilis.

Kazakhstan government presented draft law on alternative energy
Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo courtesy of akorda.kz
Nazarbayev stripped National Security Committee's officers off immunity

Kazakhstan President has signed the law stripping KNB officers off their immunity.

Nazarbayev stripped National Security Committee's officers off immunity
Official representative of the General Prosecutor's office of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nurdaulet Suindikov. Photo by  Danial Okassov©
Kazakhstan’s General Prosecutor’s office speaks about provocations during elections

On January 15 the prosecutor’s office received 536 requests, 63 of them referred to violations at the elections to the parliament's Majilis, and 472 – at elections to Maslikhats.

Kazakhstan’s General Prosecutor’s office speaks about provocations during elections
Akorda. Photo by Vladimir Dmitriyev©
Intentional wrench of information considered national security threat in Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev signed a law On National Security of Kazakhstan.

Intentional wrench of information considered national security threat in Kazakhstan
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Kazakhstan President signed gas law

Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev has signed a law on gas.

Kazakhstan President signed gas law
Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo by ©Vladimir Dmitriyev
Nazarbayev signed the law on countering terrorism

Nursultan Nazarbayev signed amendments to several Kazakhstan legislative acts on countering organized crime, terrorism and extremism.

Nazarbayev signed the law on countering terrorism