Astana’s mayor Imangali Tasmagambetov declared that the shadow economy in Kazakhstan’s capital Astana is worth around 540 billion tenge ($3.97 billion).
Kazakhstan President Nazarbayev believes that Light Rail Transport project by French Alstom is overly expensive for Astana, so the city will get a bus rapid transit network instead.
Astana is a city with very attractive opportunities: Astana Mayor Imangali Tasmagambetov.
Gas will become a brand new energy source for the Kazakhstan capital by 2015: Astana Akim.
Construction of the railroad station will be timed to the international exhibition EXPO-2017.
Kazakhstan President Nursultan Nazarbayev gave instructions to re-appointed Akim of Astana Imangali Tasmagambetov.