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Kazakhstan to face West vs Russia sanctions with investments: Kelimbetov

Governor of the National Bank of Kazakhstan shared how Kazakhstan was going to respond to the sanction wars of the West and Russia.

Kazakhstan to face West vs Russia sanctions with investments: Kelimbetov
EU keeps Russia sanctions as clashes resume in Ukraine
EU keeps Russia sanctions as clashes resume in Ukraine

The EU decided to keep in place biting economic sanctions on Russia over its alleged backing of pro-Kremlin insurgents.

EU keeps Russia sanctions as clashes resume in Ukraine
Ukraine PM asks West to keep sanctions on Russia
Ukraine PM asks West to keep sanctions on Russia

Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk called on the West not to ease sanctions on Russia, in his address to the UN General Assembly

Ukraine PM asks West to keep sanctions on Russia
Suppliers scramble for alternatives as Russia bans Western food
Suppliers scramble for alternatives as Russia bans Western food

In a Moscow supermarket, the dairy section is piled with imported yoghurts -- unlike the empty shelves in many other shops in the Russian capital.

Suppliers scramble for alternatives as Russia bans Western food
Turkey disappoints West with low-key role in IS fight
Turkey disappoints West with low-key role in IS fight

Blamed by some for prompting the rise of the Islamic State insurgency, Turkey has finally taken steps to tighten its borders with Iraq and Syria.

Turkey disappoints West with low-key role in IS fight
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Russian ruble hits historic low against dollar

The Russian ruble fell on Monday to a historic low against the dollar after the West imposed fresh sanctions over Ukraine.

Russian ruble hits historic low against dollar
New EU sanctions against Russia take effect
New EU sanctions against Russia take effect

New European Union sanctions targeting Russia came into force.

New EU sanctions against Russia take effect
©Dinara Urazova
Golden Princess found 2 years ago finally shown to public

The most significant archaeological find in Kazakhstan has finally been presented to the anxiously waiting public.

Golden Princess found 2 years ago finally shown to public
Russia could restrict airspace in sanctions battle: PM
Russia could restrict airspace in sanctions battle: PM

Russia will retaliate against a new round of Western sanctions over Ukraine and may block flights through its airspace.

Russia could restrict airspace in sanctions battle: PM
NATO warns Russia over 'blatant violations' in Ukraine conflict
NATO warns Russia over 'blatant violations' in Ukraine conflict

NATO warned Russia over what it described as a "blatant violation" of Ukraine's sovereignty.

NATO warns Russia over 'blatant violations' in Ukraine conflict
UN chief 'gravely concerned' by Ukraine crisis
UN chief 'gravely concerned' by Ukraine crisis

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon expressed grave concerns about the intensifying conflict in Ukraine.

UN chief 'gravely concerned' by Ukraine crisis
Russia treading on 'razor blade' to keep influence in Ukraine: analysts
Russia treading on 'razor blade' to keep influence in Ukraine: analysts

Russia's decision to force a disputed aid convoy into Ukraine reflects the Kremlin's urgent need to retain influence over ex-Soviet state.

Russia treading on 'razor blade' to keep influence in Ukraine: analysts
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Astana ready to fight serious infectious outbreaks, including Ebola

The deadly Ebola outbreak in West Africa put doctors and epidemiologists all over the world on alert, in Kazakhstanб too.

Astana ready to fight serious infectious outbreaks, including Ebola
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Reconstruction shows how ancient Scythian 'Princess' discovered in Kazakhstan looked like

Western Kazakhstani archaeologists finally displayed the exclusive artifacts found in the ancient noble woman burial site discovered in 2012 and presented the reconstructed garment of the Golden Woman.

Reconstruction shows how ancient Scythian 'Princess' discovered in Kazakhstan looked like
©Yaroslav Radlovsky
Kazakhstan sees opportunity as Putin bans Western food import

Kazakhstan is eyeing the newly created niche in the Russia market that was previously occupied by now banned importers of food from the countries supporting anti-Russian sanctions.

Kazakhstan sees opportunity as Putin bans Western food import
Yerbolat Dossayev. ©Ministry of Economy and Budget Planning
Anti-Russian sanctions: Kazakhstan has a plan

Kazakhstan is bracing for additional Western sanctions against Russia.

Anti-Russian sanctions: Kazakhstan has a plan
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Kazakh experts doubt anti-Russian sanctions can damage Kazakhstan

Some experts in Kazakhstan believe the country can manage to avoid negative consequences of Western sanctions against Russia.

Kazakh experts doubt anti-Russian sanctions can damage Kazakhstan
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KazMunaiGas discovers new oil

KazMunaiGas Exploration Production JCS has announced a new discovery in the Bashkirian tier’s sediments of the Carboniferous period in the Rozhkovskoye field.

KazMunaiGas discovers new oil
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300 workers strike out at Western Europe - Western China highway

300 construction workers of the Western Europe-Western China highway project have gone on strike.

300 workers strike out at Western Europe - Western China highway
Aktobe. Photo ©skyscrapercity.com
Aktobe agglomeration to max out at 1.3 million citizens

The urban agglomeration of Aktobe in western Kazakhstan can allow no more than 1.3 million people.

Aktobe agglomeration to max out at 1.3 million citizens