President of Kazakhstan spoke to the Parliament about the necessity to transfer some powers to local authorities.
Kazakhstan holds the 140th place in the Transparency International's Corruption Perception Index and struggles to create a comprehensive anti-corruption program.
A nationwide anti-corruption movement Zhanaru was initiated in Kazakhstan in the beginning of this year.
President of Kazakshtan Nursultan Nazarbayev signed the new Criminal Code on July 3.
Tengrinews reporters decided to conduct a small experiment to check if shop assistants followed the new law that prohibits alcohol sales after 9 p.m.
President Nursultan Nazarbayev has endorsed a law on ratification of the agreement on a loan between Kazakhstan and the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development.
Land valuation causes much dissatisfaction among Kazakhstani population.
Kazakhstan’s Prime Minister Karim Massimov considers that preventive methods are a more effective way of fighting the shadow economy and corruption rather than punitive measures.
The upcoming property legalization in Kazakhstan has received a mixed assessment of its effectiveness for combating capital flight offshore from several experts.
Kazakhstan's government answered an official inquiry of Ak Zhol political party by stating that a set of de-offshoring measures was being developed.
Kazakhstan has banned alcohol sales between 9 p.m. and noon.
Japan on Wednesday finally fell into line with other developed countries and made the possession of child pornography illegal.
Kazakhstan’s lower chamber of the parliament (Majilis) approved the draft law On Ratification of the Agreement on Security Cooperation in the Caspian Sea.
The OECD has arrived to Astana to monitor Kazakhstani legislation as a part of the Istanbul Anti-corruption Action Plan
A Moroccan court has jailed six men for up to three years on various charges including "homosexuality", a rights group told AFP.
According to the Head of State, investors will be exempted from having to pay a corporate income tax for a 10-year period; among other things, efforts will be taken to ensure legislation stability and simplify import of foreign workforce.
The government of Kazakhstan has prepared a comprehensive package of incentives for foreign investors.
Information on cadaveric donors in Kazakhstan will be confidential.
Kazakhstan plans to introduce major changes to its orphans and disadvantaged children programs.
OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media Dunja Mijatović has expressed her concern over the changes in Kazakhstani legislation concerning freedom of speech and free internet access.
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