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Former US president Carter reveals he has cancer
Former US president Carter reveals he has cancer

Former US president Jimmy Carter said that recent liver surgery has shown he has cancer, and that it has spread.

Former US president Carter reveals he has cancer
New Akim of Almaty Baurzhan Baibek. Photo courtesy of old.liter.kz
Almaty gets new Mayor from Nur Otan

Baurzhan Baibek has been appointed the new Akim (Mayor) of Almaty. Former Almaty Mayor Akhtemzhan Yessimov was appointed to lead the Astana EXPO-2017 steering company.

Almaty gets new Mayor from Nur Otan
Nursultan Nazarbayev ©REUTERS
Nazarbayev to speak at 70th session of UN General Assembly in September

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev will deliver a speech during the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly.

Nazarbayev to speak at 70th session of UN General Assembly in September
WTO Director-General Roberto Azevêdo and President Nursultan Nazarbauev following the signing procedure. © Reuters
Kazakhstan’s President Nazarbayev finalizes accession to WTO

We have been pursuing a policy driven by WTO norms for quite a while (…) Kazakhstan has been removing barriers, promoting integration in the region, advancing open cooperation: President Nazarbayev.

Kazakhstan’s President Nazarbayev finalizes accession to WTO
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Official ceremony of Kazakhstan's accession to WTO scheduled for July 27

The official ceremony of Kazakhstan's accession into the WTO takes place on July 27, 2015.

Official ceremony of Kazakhstan's accession to WTO scheduled for July 27
Congress hall and hotel model.
Nazarbayev heaps criticism on EXPO-2017 preparations

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev urged to promote the upcoming EXPO-2017with consideration of logistic, security and volunteering aspects

Nazarbayev heaps criticism on EXPO-2017 preparations
Nursultan Nazarbayev and Petro Poroshenko. ©akorda.kz
Petro Poroshenko to visit Kazakhstan this fall

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko will pay an official visit to Kazakhstan this fall.

Petro Poroshenko to visit Kazakhstan this fall
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Nazarbayev criticises EXPO-2017 preparations

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has criticized the preparations for the upcoming EXPO-2017 in Astana and urged to draw on the experience of Lisbon and Shanghai.

Nazarbayev criticises EXPO-2017 preparations
Tengrinews file photo
Transfer of powers from President to Parliament and Government takes time: Nazarbayev

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev reminds that transfer of powers from the President to the Parliament and the Government takes time.

Transfer of powers from President to Parliament and Government takes time: Nazarbayev
Photo © akorda.kz
Nazarbayev and Renzi stuck in elevator at Business Forum in Milan

President Nursultan Nazarbayev and Prime Minister of Italy Matteo Renzi got stuck in an elevator during the Kazakh-Italian Business Forum in Milan.

Nazarbayev and Renzi stuck in elevator at Business Forum in Milan
Akorda. ©Turar Kazangapov
President Nazarbayev receives Qatar’s Minister of Foreign Affairs

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev has received Qatar’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Khalid bin Mohammad Al Attiyah.

President Nazarbayev receives Qatar’s Minister of Foreign Affairs
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Nazarbayev endorses ratification of extradition treaty between Kazakhstan and Bulgaria

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has endorsed the law On ratification of treaty between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Republic of Bulgaria on extradition

Nazarbayev endorses ratification of extradition treaty between Kazakhstan and Bulgaria
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President Nazarbayev on Kazakhstan’s WTO membership

President Nazarbayev emphasized that Kazakhstan wouldn’t suspend support to domestic enterprises upon accession into the WTO.

President Nazarbayev on Kazakhstan’s WTO membership
Turkey ex-leader who survived two coups dies aged 90
Turkey ex-leader who survived two coups dies aged 90

Turkey's former president and prime minister Suleyman Demirel, a giant figure in the country's politics for over half a century, died Wednesday.

Turkey ex-leader who survived two coups dies aged 90
©Turar Kazangapov
Kazakhstan's President Nazarbayev shares thoughts about meaning of life

Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev has spoken about the meaning of life.

Kazakhstan's President Nazarbayev shares thoughts about meaning of life
Adilbek Zhaksybekov. Photo © tengrinews.kz
Astana Mayor appointed Chairman of EXPO-2017 National Company instead of Talgat Yermegiayev

Talgat Yermegiayev has been relieved of his position as Chairman of the Board of Astana EXPO-2017 National Company in Kazakhstan.

Astana Mayor appointed Chairman of EXPO-2017 National Company instead of Talgat Yermegiayev
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Kazakh President urges to stop armed conflicts

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has urged to stop all armed conflicts in his address during the V Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions in Astana.

Kazakh President urges to stop armed conflicts
Raimonds Vejonis. Photo courtesy of rus.delfi.lv
Nazarbayev congratulates Vejonis on Latvian presidency

President of Kazakhstan has extended his congratulations to the newly elected President of Latvia Raimonds Vejonis.

Nazarbayev congratulates Vejonis on Latvian presidency
Blatter's departure will not change FIFA: ex-UEFA offical
Blatter's departure will not change FIFA: ex-UEFA offical

Changing FIFA presidents will not root out corruption at football's world body, a former UEFA official said.

Blatter's departure will not change FIFA: ex-UEFA offical
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29th Foreign Investor’s Council meeting to be dedicated to establishment of Astana financial center

The next Foreign Investor’s Council will be dedicated to the establishment of the Astana financial center.

29th Foreign Investor’s Council meeting to be dedicated to establishment of Astana financial center