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iPhone 5 will not be officially sold in Kazakhstan
iPhone 5 will not be officially sold in Kazakhstan

Apple does not have an official iPhone supplier to Kazakhstan, that’s why the resellers have no chances to buy the smartphones in batches: expert.

iPhone 5 will not be officially sold in Kazakhstan
BHP offloads Australian uranium project to Cameco
BHP offloads Australian uranium project to Cameco

BHP Billiton on Monday said it was selling one of Australia's largest underdeveloped uranium mines to Cameco for US$430 million, just days after delaying its Olympic Dam copper and uranium project.

BHP offloads Australian uranium project to Cameco
British press torn on naked Harry snaps
British press torn on naked Harry snaps

Britain's press thrashed out Saturday whether The Sun newspaper had done the right thing by eventually publishing pictures of a naked Prince Harry cavorting with similarly-clad women in Las Vegas.

British press torn on naked Harry snaps
Japan's Sharp mulls main businesses sale: report
Japan's Sharp mulls main businesses sale: report

Japan's embattled Sharp Corp. is considering selling off part of its main operations as it looks to plug a gaping hole in its balance sheet.

Japan's Sharp mulls main businesses sale: report
A woman holds a packet Winfield cigarettes. ©REUTERS/Daniel Munoz
Australia says no plan for total smoking ban

Australia said Thursday it has no plans to ban smoking after a key court ruling allowing cigarettes to be sold in plain packets, describing the health battle against tobacco as "one step at a time."

Australia says no plan for total smoking ban
 'Fifty Shades': sado-masochistic romance now a global hit
'Fifty Shades': sado-masochistic romance now a global hit

It's a literary phenomenon: with nearly 40 million copies sold, "Fifty Shades of Grey", an erotic romance spiced up with sado-masochism is well on its way to breaking all the records.

'Fifty Shades': sado-masochistic romance now a global hit
©REUTERS/Lee Jae Won
Smartphones power Samsung to record $4.5 bn net profit

South Korea's Samsung Electronics Friday posted a record net profit of 5.19 trillion won ($4.53 billion) in the second quarter, powered by strong smartphone sales despite the global downturn.

Smartphones power Samsung to record $4.5 bn net profit
Car dealer in Almaty. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
Almaty sells twice as many cars than Astana

Cars are in higher demand in Almaty than in other Kazakhstan cities.

Almaty sells twice as many cars than Astana
Ratan Tata (L), chairman of the Tata Group, and Gujarat's chief minister Narendra Modi. ©REUTERS/Amit Dave
Tata chief keeps high hopes for Nano despite slow start

The head of India's vehicle-to-steel conglomerate Tata Group says he still has high hopes for the Nano, billed as the world's cheapest car, despite a slow sales start.

Tata chief keeps high hopes for Nano despite slow start
Photo courtesy of dgt.kz
Kazakhstan e-commerce market will grow 9-fold by 2015: i-MIX-2012

E-commerce market constitutes only about 0.45% of the overall market of Kazakhstan. It is expected to grow nine times by 2015.

Kazakhstan e-commerce market will grow 9-fold by 2015: i-MIX-2012
Flowers in Astana will go up by 300-500 tenge. ©Danial Okassov
Flower prices will triple on March 8

Prices of flowers are going up prior to the March 8 holiday.

Flower prices will triple on March 8
©Yaroslav Radlovsky
Most popular cars of Kazakhstan: Rating

Tengrinews has made a rating of the most cars in Kazakhstan as of November 23, 2011.

Most popular cars of Kazakhstan: Rating
Car sales in Kazakhstan doubled in August
Car sales in Kazakhstan doubled in August

Official Kazakhstan car dealers sold 4,025 light vehicles in August 2011, which is 95.8 percent more than the last year.

Car sales in Kazakhstan doubled in August
Asia Auto car dealer. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
Sales of new cars doubled in Kazakhstan

In January-May 2011 official car dealers in Kazakhstan sold 13,410 light vehicles and light commercial vehicles.

Sales of new cars doubled in Kazakhstan
Photo courtesy of prm.ru
Helios unveiled myth about sale

Managers of Helios network of fueling stations deny that the company is negotiating a sale.

Helios unveiled myth about sale