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Microsoft buys cloud computing security startup

Microsoft said it bought an Israel-based cybersecurity startup specializing in defending programs and content in the cloud, as it expands offerings for the enterprise.

Microsoft buys cloud computing security startup
Airlines go slow on aircraft tracking
Airlines go slow on aircraft tracking

Less then 10% of airlines have introduced full-time flight tracking recommended by IATA. Why is the simple process taking so long?

Airlines go slow on aircraft tracking
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Kazakhstan interested in Russian Eleron 3SV air drones

Kazakhstan and Belarus along with other CIS countries have expressed interested in purchasing Russian air drone Eleron.

Kazakhstan interested in Russian Eleron 3SV air drones
Kazakh experts Marat Shibutov, Yerlan Karin and Dosym Satpayev ©Tengrinews.kz
Advantages and disadvantages of Kyrgyzstan's accession into EEU

Kazakhstani political analysts discuss advantages and disadvantages of Kyrgyzstan's accession into the Eurasian Economic Union.

Advantages and disadvantages of Kyrgyzstan's accession into EEU
Chairman of Kazkahstan's National Security Committee Nurtai Abykayev. Photo courtesy of knb.kz.
Head of Kazakhstan's National Security Committee suggests using term Daish for IS

Head of Kazakhstan’s National Security Committee Nurtai Abykayev has urged to use the term Daish in respect to the so-called Islamic State.

Head of Kazakhstan's National Security Committee suggests using term Daish for IS
Nursultan Nazarbayev. ©Tengrinews.kz
All countries need to join efforts to ensure food security: Nazarbayev

The President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has stressed the importance of all countries joining their efforts to ensure global food security.

All countries need to join efforts to ensure food security: Nazarbayev
Ukraine parliament fires powerful security chief
Ukraine parliament fires powerful security chief

Ukraine's parliament fired the powerful head of the SBU state security service after he fell foul of President Petro Poroshenko and became embroiled in a conflict with the nation's chief prosecutor.

Ukraine parliament fires powerful security chief
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Joint air defense system discussed by CSTO

Heads of CSTO member states’ delegations met in Dushanbe to discuss prospects of creating a unified air and missile defense system.

Joint air defense system discussed by CSTO
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Food in Kazakhstan is very delicious: EBRD President Sir Suma Chakrabarti

According to EBRD President Sir Suma Chakrabarti, food in Kazakhstan is very delicious and the best wheat in the world grows in this Central Asian country.

Food in Kazakhstan is very delicious: EBRD President Sir Suma Chakrabarti
Nurtay Abykayev. Photo courtesy of knb.kz.
Chairman of Kazakhstan's National Security Committee appointed

Kazakhstan’s Senate, the upper chamber of Kazakhstan’s Parliament, has approved Nurtai Abykayev as Сhairman of Kazakhstan’s National Security Committee.

Chairman of Kazakhstan's National Security Committee appointed
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Kazakhstan opens national pavilion at Milan Expo 2015

Kazakhstani delegation presented a pavilion at the Milan Expo 2015 on May 1st.

Kazakhstan opens national pavilion at Milan Expo 2015
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Right to be forgotten discussed in Kazakhstan's Majilis

The so-called 'right to be forgotten', which allows individuals to have information, videos or photographs that infringe on their privacy deleted from Internet records, was discussed by Kazakhstan's Majilis.

Right to be forgotten discussed in Kazakhstan's Majilis
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Election data is secure: Central Election Commission of Kazakhstan

The Central Election Commission of Kazakhstan assures of data safety ahead of presidential election in the country.

Election data is secure: Central Election Commission of Kazakhstan
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10-year visas for Kazakhstanis: US Ambassador Krol

The USA plans to offer 10-year business and tourist visas to Kazakhstanis.

10-year visas for Kazakhstanis: US Ambassador Krol
Russian missiles decision helps regional security: Iran
Russian missiles decision helps regional security: Iran

Iran hailed Russia's decision to lift a ban on supplying Iran with sophisticated S-300 air defence missile systems as a step towards "lasting security" in the region.

Russian missiles decision helps regional security: Iran
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Kazkom falls 40% in half a year

Kazkommertsbank is the largest private bank in Kazakhstan with a total market share of 24%.

Kazkom falls 40% in half a year
Cameron defends security services after media unmask 'Jihadi John'
Cameron defends security services after media unmask 'Jihadi John'

Prime Minister David Cameron has defended Britain's security services after Islamic State executioner "Jihadi John" was unmasked as London graduate Mohammed Emwaziю

Cameron defends security services after media unmask 'Jihadi John'
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Nazarbayev summons meeting of Kazakhstan's Security Council

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has summoned a meeting of Kazakhstan’s Security Council in Akorda, the presidential residence in Astana.

Nazarbayev summons meeting of Kazakhstan's Security Council
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Nazarbayev speaks about importance of UN, international treaties

President of Kazakhstan has spoken about the importance of putting join efforts into strengthening of the international security.

Nazarbayev speaks about importance of UN, international treaties
Islam Karimov and Nursultan Nazarbayev. Photo courtesy of the press service of the Presidental Palace
Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Eurasian Union

Two biggest Central Asian economies may become competitors if both are in the Eurasian Economic Union. For now, as Uzbek President expresses disinterest in joining the union, the bilateral cooperation and ties are strengthening.

Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Eurasian Union