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Personal sports camera GoPro to hit stock market

The company behind GoPro cameras used to capture sports action from players' perspectives filed on Monday to raise $100 million in a public stock offering.

Personal sports camera GoPro to hit stock market
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Academic take on baraholka issue in Almaty: American's first-hand experience

Dena Sholk, a graduate student in the School of Foreign Service from Georgetown University came to Almaty to research the role of baraholkas (markets) in Kazakhstan’s economy as a part of her dissertation fieldwork.

Academic take on baraholka issue in Almaty: American's first-hand experience
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Mango ale? Florida soaks up craft-beer boom

Florida is known for its sunshine and beaches -- and increasingly for its quality craft beer, good enough to compete with microbrewed ale from anywhere in the United States.

Mango ale? Florida soaks up craft-beer boom
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Development Bank of Kazakhstan obtain 500 million euro loan from HSBC

Development Bank of Kazakhstan has signed a 500 mln euro loan agreement with HSBC Bank.

Development Bank of Kazakhstan obtain 500 million euro loan from HSBC
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Kenes Rakishev buys into Magnum Cash & Carry

Businessman Kenes Rakishev has bought a stake in Magnum Cash & Carry retailer network.

Kenes Rakishev buys into Magnum Cash & Carry
Elena Bakhmutova. Photo ©Yaroslav Radlovskiy
KEGOC might float stock this December

KEGOC might float its shares at the People’s IPO in Kazakhstan in December 2014.

KEGOC might float stock this December
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Nursultan Nazarbayev and EDB Chairman meet in Astana

Nursultan Nazarbayev and Igor Finogenov, Chairman at Eurasian Development Bank, discussed the bank's operations in Kazakhstan.

Nursultan Nazarbayev and EDB Chairman meet in Astana
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Mattel reports loss as Barbie sales plummet

Toymaker Mattel has a problem: Barbie's performance has not been very pretty of late.

Mattel reports loss as Barbie sales plummet
Google Glass available in US as of April 15
Google Glass available in US as of April 15

Google will makes it controversial Internet-linked Glass eyewear available for purchase for a limited time in the United States beginning on April 15.

Google Glass available in US as of April 15
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Toyota permits Kazakhstani retailers to use its trademark

Kazakhstani sellers of car spare parts have finally been permitted to use Toyota trademark on they advertisement banners and leaflets.

Toyota permits Kazakhstani retailers to use its trademark
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Marks & Spencer reports rising Q4 sales

British high street retailer Marks & Spencer posted rising fourth-quarter sales on Thursday, boosted by strong performances for clothing and food, and also at its international division.

Marks & Spencer reports rising Q4 sales
Forensic experts search for evidence amid the debris on a street where a car bomb went off in Athens. ©Reuters/Alkis Konstantinidis
Blast in Athens as Greece set to return to bond markets

A booby-trapped car exploded outside the Bank of Greece in central Athens early Thursday without injuring anyone, hours before Greece was due to return to the debt markets after a four-year absence.

Blast in Athens as Greece set to return to bond markets
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S.Korea opens spot market for physical gold trade

South Korea launched a gold trading exchange for the first time on Monday in a bid to help counter the country's burgeoning black market in the precious metal.

S.Korea opens spot market for physical gold trade
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Building online presence of EXPO-2017 in Astana: promotion strategy offered

The organizers of the EXPO-2017 have presented a plan for the online marketing strategy of the upcoming exhibition in Astana.

Building online presence of EXPO-2017 in Astana: promotion strategy offered
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Zara and Benetton purchase wool from Kazakhstan

Italy is buying the processed wool from Kazakhstan to produce brand clothes.

Zara and Benetton purchase wool from Kazakhstan
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Google, Facebook drive gains in mobile advertising

The market for mobile device advertising doubled in 2013 to $17.9 billion and is on pace for strong gains this year, led by Facebook and Google.

Google, Facebook drive gains in mobile advertising
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Central market flooded in Semey

The central market and the surrounding streets have been flooded in Semey city in eastern Kazakhstan.

Central market flooded in Semey
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Kazakhstan-made bicycles to hit Swiss market

Nomad bicycles made in Kazakhstan will enter the market of Switzerland.

Kazakhstan-made bicycles to hit Swiss market
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Trade-in project to bring used cars to showrooms in Kazakhstan

Trade-in project will help improve the Kazakhstan car market and make it more transparent.

Trade-in project to bring used cars to showrooms in Kazakhstan
Twitter CEO Dick Costolo arrives at Shanghai's Pudong Airport. ©Reuters/Aly Song
Twitter CEO in China 'to learn more'

Twitter chief executive Dick Costolo is visiting China, the biggest market where the popular messaging service is banned, the company said.

Twitter CEO in China 'to learn more'