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Iran ships uranium to Russia under nuclear deal
Iran ships uranium to Russia under nuclear deal

Iran sent a major shipment of low-enriched uranium materials to Russia to implement nuclear accord with world powers.

Iran ships uranium to Russia under nuclear deal
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Kazakhstan to define location and strategic partners for its first nuclear power plant in 2-3 years

The actual need for a nuclear power plant will be felt around 2025 given the current power generation and consumption figures: Vice Minister of Energy Bakhytzhan Dzhaksaliyev.

Kazakhstan to define location and strategic partners for its first nuclear power plant in 2-3 years
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Iran's excess uranium may be stored in Kazakhstan

Excess stockpiles of enriched uranium of Iran may be stored at the international nuclear fuel bank in Kazakhstan.

Iran's excess uranium may be stored in Kazakhstan
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Kazakhstan to host official ceremony to launch international nuclear fuel bank August 27

Yukiya Amano, Director General of the IAEA, representatives of the six nations involved in talks to negotiate the Iranian nuclear program, including Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and US Secretary of State John Kerry will be among those in attendance.

Kazakhstan to host official ceremony to launch international nuclear fuel bank August 27
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Kazakhstan to cooperate with India in energy and defence

During a visit of India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Kazakhstan, the two countries signed a number of new agreements in energy and defence.

Kazakhstan to cooperate with India in energy and defence
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Low-enriched uranium might be transited across China to nuclear fuel bank in Kazakhstan

June 11, 2015 the IAEA approved of the draft agreement on launching the low-enriched uranium bank in Kazakhstan.

Low-enriched uranium might be transited across China to nuclear fuel bank in Kazakhstan
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IAEA Board of Governors approve agreement with Kazakhstan on low-enriched uranium Bank establishment

Board of Governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) approve agreement on the establishment of LEU Bank in Kazakhstan.

IAEA Board of Governors approve agreement with Kazakhstan on low-enriched uranium Bank establishment
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Kazakhstani scientists explain Kalachi sleeping syndrome

Are the causes of the sleeping syndrome in Kalachi finally found?

Kazakhstani scientists explain Kalachi sleeping syndrome
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Low-enriched uranium to start accumulating in IAEA bank in Kazakhstan by 2017

According to an official from the Ministry of Energy, Kazakhstan will start receiving low-enriched uranium into the IAEA bank in 2017.

Low-enriched uranium to start accumulating in IAEA bank in Kazakhstan by 2017
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Kazakhstan to establish low-enriched uranium bank

The government of Kazakhstan has approved a draft agreement with the IAEA to establish a low-enriched uranium bank in the country.

Kazakhstan to establish low-enriched uranium bank
Kazakhstan’s President receives Head of KazAtomProm National Nuclear Company

Mr. Nurlan Kapparov presented a renewed strategy of the company’s development. According to him, as of now Kazakhstan is responsible for 40% of uranium produced globally.

Kazakhstan’s President receives Head of KazAtomProm National Nuclear Company
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Kazakhstan in talks with Toshiba to construct its first nuclear power plant

According to Russia’s Kommersant, yesterday Chairman of the Board and Director Masashi Muromachi officially confirmed the talks with Kazakhstan.

Kazakhstan in talks with Toshiba to construct its first nuclear power plant
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KazAtomProm and China General Nuclear Power Corporation agree to jointly produce nuclear fuel

Uranium production in Kazakhstan may reach 22 830 tons in 2014, Tengrinews.kz reported earlier, citing Sergei Poltoratsky, KazAtomProm National Nuclear Company Managing Director for Strategic Development.

KazAtomProm and China General Nuclear Power Corporation agree to jointly produce nuclear fuel
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Uranium production to reach 22 830 tons in 2014

With the projected figure at 22 830, Kazakhstan will retain its leading place among uranium producers.

Uranium production to reach 22 830 tons in 2014
Uranium ore. ©kazatomprom.kz
Australian PM to visit India for potential uranium deal

Australia's Prime Minister said he will visit India next week, where he will reportedly sign an agreement allowing the export of uranium.

Australian PM to visit India for potential uranium deal
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Chinese man, Iranian indicted in US over Iran exports

A Chinese man, an Iranian and two Iranian firms were charged in the United States with conspiring to export devices to Iran that can serve to enrich uranium, an indictment unsealed Friday said.

Chinese man, Iranian indicted in US over Iran exports
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Kazakhstan to work on full nuclear fuel cycle: President Nazarbayev

According to him, anti-terror campaign shouldn’t impair nations’ right for peaceful nuclear programs, exchange of technology and equipment.

Kazakhstan to work on full nuclear fuel cycle: President Nazarbayev
Japan’s PM Shinzo Abe. ©REUTERS
President Nazarbayev meets Japan’s PM Shinzo Abe

One of the major spheres for cooperation is nuclear power industry. As a leading uranium producer, Kazakhstan could supply the raw material to feed Japan-based nuclear power plants: Nazarbayev.

President Nazarbayev meets Japan’s PM Shinzo Abe
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Negotiations on low-enriched uranium bank in Kazakhstan nearing final

The negotiations on Kazakhstan's bid to host the international bank of low-enriched uranium are nearing their final stage.

Negotiations on low-enriched uranium bank in Kazakhstan nearing final
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No Grimm Brother's Tale: Sleep syndrome in Akmola Oblast

It is certainly not a Brothers Grimm’s fairy tail, but a reality of Kalachi village in Akmola Oblast where people have started falling asleep for no obvious reason.

No Grimm Brother's Tale: Sleep syndrome in Akmola Oblast