United States Diplomatic Mission to Kazakhstan:

On July 14, the 2014 U.S. Physics Team visited Astana to participate in the 45th International Physics Olympiad (IPHO) which was held from July 13 to July 20, 2014.
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Astana Pro Team, Jul 17 2014:

Andrei Grivko, a Ukranian cyclist for Astana, completed stage 12 of the Tour de France race, despite battling temperatures of around 35 degrees—which made water and nutritional loss more acute....

World Airline Awards:

Air Astana was declared the Best Airline in Central Asia & India at the World Airline Awards at the Farnborough International Airshow on 15th July 2014. Indigo Airlines and Azerbaijan Airlines...

The Guardian, Jul 17 2014:

In May of this year, the Kazakh government created a blueprint to raise the share of tourism in the GDP from 0.3% to 3% by 2020. The government will inject $4 billion to achieve these goals, with...

The Astana Times, Jul 14 2014:

Stephen Tull, UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative in Kazakhstan, gave an interview to the Astana Times in which he praised Kazakhstan’s openness to and cooperation with...

The Astana Times, Jul 15 2014:

On July 9, the Innovation Grant Program, funded by the Kazakh government and run by Astana’s Technology Commercialisation Centre (TCC) announced 16 grants for commercially viable scientific and...

KazInform, Jul 6 2014:

Yao Peisheng, the former Chinese Ambassador to Kazakhstan and a current member of the Silk Road Peace Prize Committee said that he expects Astana to be an international metropolis by 2050. He...

Kazinform, Jul 23 2014:

President Nursultan Nazarbayev sent a letter to Gennady Golovkin wishing him victory in an upcoming historic bout to defend his WBA middleweight title against former IBF/WBA beltholder Daniel...

US Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Jul 17 2014:

On July 17, 2014, Ambassador Krol gave testimony to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. In his testimony, Ambassador Krol said, “Our Strategic Partnership with Kazakhstan has become...

The Astana Times, Jul 4 2014:

President Nursutan Nazabayev inaugrated Astana’s new National Museum of Kazakhstan on July 2 with a speech that hailed the museum as a “new masterpiece of contemporary architecture.” Nazarbayev...

The Astana Times, Jul 4 2014:

Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Kazakhstan Union of Journalists held an international journalism competition called “Kazakhstan in the eyes of foreign media.”

After...

Azer News, Jul 4 2014:

President Nursultan Nazarbayev has given the start to the construction work on Kazakhstan’s first industrial wind park in Yereimentau, via a teleconference. The project will include three new...

World Bank, Jul 10 2014:

During the visit to Kyzylorda region, World Bank Regional Director for Central Asia Saroj Kumar Jha and Vice-Minister of Environment and Water Resources of the Republic of Kazakhstan Yerlan...

CNBC, Jul 8 2014:

Kazakhstan has taken several measures to boost investor confidence in its country. President Nursultan Nazarbayev signed a law on June 12 that relaxes visa restrictions, grants tax exemptions and...

Grata, Jul 16 2014:

On June 12 , 2014 President Nazarbayev signed into law a new package of investment incentives aimed at boosting economic activities and improving the business climate in the country. In particular...

The Courier Mail, Jul 9 2014:

Golovkin also known as GGG will defend his WBA middleweight title against former IBF/WBA...

Tengri News, Jul 2 2014:

Kazakh violinist Marat Bisengaliev has recorded an album, Inception, with the London Symphony Orchestra. The album, featuring 11 pieces of solo violin and grand symphony orchestra, also includes...

USA Today, Jul 8 2014:

The International Olympic Committee announced that Almaty, Beijing, and Oslo made the list of finalists for the 2022 Winter Games. Almaty, the commercial capital of the former Soviet republic of...

Global Meat News:

Kazakhstan is boosting its beef industry by importing around 10,000 Angus and Hereford cows from the U.S. and Australia, according to KazBeef Director General Beibit Yerubayev. Currently,...

Recharge News, Jul 1 2014:

Qatar Solar Energy (QSE), a leading maker of PV modules in the Middle East, has signed a multi-billion dollar deal to purchase high-grade silicon from Kazakh mining company, Kazatomprom. This...