Radio Tochka, Aug 15 2014:

Michael Frachetti, a professor of anthropology at Washington University in St. Louis gave an interview to the radio program "Through the eyes of a foreigner" hosted by Kazakh author Botagoz...

Portland Press Herald, Aug 17 2014:

Representatives of six high school and college in Maine will travel in September to Kazakhstan to invite international students to study in Maine, under a program run by the Maine International...

The Astana Times, Aug 18 2014:

Gulmira Dauletova, a Kazakh chess player and International Master, won the bronze medal amidst players who played at the fifth, back-up board, at the 41st World Chess Olympiad in Tromso, Norway....

NASA Earth Observatory:

The Landsat 8 satellite captured a clear image of the border between eastern Kazakhstan and China on September 9,2013. The Chinese side is dark green, because of China's aggressive land use policy...

Silk Road Reporters, Aug 21 2014:

The Kazakh government has recently taken many measures to boost tourism and FDI into Kazakhstan, the chief among which has been the relaxation of the visa regime.
On June 12th, Kazakh...

The New York Times, Aug 21 2014:

An article in the Architecture section of the New York Times praises Astana's rapid development. Fueled by Kazakhstan's oil and gas revenue, Astana (which means "capital city" in Kazakh) is now an...

OzarksFirst.com, Aug 21 2014:

In his continuing economic development tour across the United States, Ambassador Kairat Umarov has been on the road promoting Kazakhstan as a market for American companies. Last week, the...

Tengri News, Aug 10 2014:

A family of three snow leopards-- including a female and two cubs-- was caught on surveillance camera footage at Kazakhstan's Kolsay Kolderi National Park for the first time.
Snow Leopards...

USAID:

USAID’s Diversification of Monotown Economies (DOME) program is helping Kazakhstan's "monotowns"--that rely on a single factory or industry for sustenance--to diversify their economies. The...

Shalom Life, Aug 13 2014:

There is a small but vibrant Jewish community in Kazakhstan.
Kazakhstan's Jewish population surged dramatically when Stalin exiled thousands of Jews from the Pale of Settlement. An...

The Astana Times, Aug 8 2014:

President Nursultan Nazarbayev announced a major government restructuring on August 6, while addressing a session of the government at the Akorda presidential residence. Instead of 17 ministries,...

Kazakh Foreign Ministry, Aug 21 2014:

Last week the Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the United States, Kairat Umarov, visited Phoenix and Mesa, Arizona. During his visit, the Ambassador had a number of meetings with the leadership and...

TengriNews, Aug 7 2014:

President Nursultan Nazarbayev called for new Senate eleections to be held on October 1 of this year, continuing the democratic reforms affirmed in Kazakhstan’s constitution.
Nearly 80...

The Astana Times, Aug 4 2014:

Ambassadors and representatives of NGOs and the UN attended a conference to mark the first UN World Day Against Trafficking in Persons. The conference was hosted by Astana’s Kazakh State Juridical...

Tengri News, Aug 4 2014:

The world famous Shakespeare’s Globe theatre will perform Hamet in English from September 27-28, 2014 at the Kazakh National University of Arts in Astana. The performance in Kazakhstanis part of...

Tengri News:

Kazakhstan’s Artur Mashurov entered into the Top 100 of Guitar Idol Music competition, which got over 300 entries. 8 finalists from the Top 100 will compete in the grand finale, which will take...

Georgia Today, Aug 8 2014:

Air Astana achieved a 4-star rating, and awards for the Best Airline Central Asia and India, and Best Airline Staff Service Central Asia and India, at the 2014 Skytrax World Airline Awards. The...

MarketWatch, Aug 5 2014:

Starwood Hotels and Resorts announced that it will open The St. Regis Astana and The Residences at The St. Regis Astana in Kazakhstan’s capital city. The hotel, developed by MG Development will...

The National, Aug 2 2014:

Don Streu, CEO of Condor Petroleum, an oil producing company active in Kazakhstan, told Abu Dhabi investors that they should enter Kazakhstan’s energy sector while it was still cheap.
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Hospitality Net, Aug 7 2014:

Marriott Hotels has opened its first hotel, Astana Mariott Hotel, in Astana, near the Bayterek monument. The hotel has 271 rooms, and is the fifth Mariott International property in the country. It...