Mining giant BHP Billiton on Thursday asked South Australia state for a 46-month extension to the approval of its Olympic Dam project expansion, which was shelved last month on cost concerns.
Nuclear weapons are suicidal for the humanity. Suicide, being a direct challenge to the Creator, is condemned by all global religions. From this point of view, having military nuclear power is an absolute blasphemy: Nazarbayev.
A federal court in Brazil on Tuesday ordered that work on the huge Belo Monte dam in the Amazon be suspended, saying native communities affected by the controversial hydroelectric project must be heard.
Turkmenistan is allocating tens of millions of dollars to plant trees in a region neighbouring the stricken Aral Sea, state newspaper Neutral Turkmenistan said Tuesday.
A new US government report has found major reconstruction projects in Afghanistan are so behind schedule they will not yield results before most combat troops leave.
Kazakhstan students have assembled an unmanned drone for detection of emergency situations and aid to their victims.
A museum made in the form of a sphere will be constructed in Semey. The ball like building will be called the Museum of Peace.
Australian billionaire Clive Palmer Tuesday said his modern-day version of the Titanic will retain the first, second and third-class divisions of the original and include a new "safety" deck.
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg on Monday launched a tender for the construction of "micro-apartments" in the Big Apple, where rents are exorbitant and the number of singles is on the rise.
In the coming two-three years colleges of international standard will be launched in Almaty and Astana in Kazakhstan.
Another 8 projects worth 303 billion tenge will be implemented before 2014. Over 5,000 jobs will be created in this period: Akim.
A graduate of Karaganda Technical University suggests to connect two two major Kazakhstan cities by a "green" railroad with high-speed train.
Kazakhstan has to restore its historical role and become a major business transit hub of the Central Asian region and a bridge between Europe and Asia: Nazarbayev.
South Korea will invest over $7 billion in investment projects of Kazakhstan.
Askar Zhumagaliyev told about major projects at the meeting with heads of the structural departments and companies of Aktobe oblast.
Kazakhstan's 10-percent stake in KPO will generate an additional profit of $3.3-5 billion: Oil and Gas Minister.
Kazakh-French Business Council kicked off in Astana on February 15.
National companies could be made a source of financing for major projects in Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev checked the project of creation of an industrial zone in Almaty.
The Project of Vocational Technical Education Modernization has been launched in Kazakhstan.
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