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      Majilis Elections: Foreign Observers Impressed By High Level of Preparedness at Polling Stations
      Jan10

      Majilis Elections: Foreign Observers Impressed By High Level of Preparedness at Polling Stations

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. NUR-SULTAN – Foreign observers reported high levels of preparedness at the polling stations and their compliance with democratic best practices during the Jan. 10 press briefings in Nur-Sultan. The Kazakh Central Election Commission accredited 398 foreign...

      Kazakhstan Registers 398 Foreign Observers for Upcoming Parliamentary Elections, Accreditation Wraps Up
      Jan05

      Kazakhstan Registers 398 Foreign Observers for Upcoming Parliamentary Elections, Accreditation Wraps Up

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. NUR-SULTAN – The Kazakh Central Election Commission (CEC) accredited a total of 398 foreign observers ahead of Kazakhstan’s Jan.1 parliamentary elections, CEC member Anastasia Schegortsova reported at the Jan. 4 commission meeting. The list included 322...

      Kazakhstan Schedules International Flights to 12 Countries For New Year’s Holidays
      Dec31

      Kazakhstan Schedules International Flights to 12 Countries For New Year’s Holidays

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. NUR-SULTAN – International flights from Kazakhstan will be performed to 12 countries and 19 destinations in the period from Dec. 30 to Jan. 5, the Kazakh Ministry of Industry and Infrastructure Development reported. “Overall, 54 flights are scheduled. The list of...

      Kazakhstan Reduces Air Travel with Turkey, Resumes Flights to Uzbekistan
      Dec08

      Kazakhstan Reduces Air Travel with Turkey, Resumes Flights to Uzbekistan

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. NUR-SULTAN – Kazakhstan will reduce the number of flights to Turkey, according to the recent decision of the government commission on the prevention of the spread of coronavirus. Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport in the Kazakh capital. Photo credit:...

      The Secret of Nazarbayev
      Dec01

      The Secret of Nazarbayev

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. How can Kazakhstan’s leader gain respect on both sides of this world’s many barricades? A good question to answer on the Day of the First President. On the Day of Kazakhstan’s First President political analysts, historians and just people with...

      Young Kazakh Singer Wins Silver With Special Song Dedicated to Deceased Father At Junior Eurovision 2020 (Video)
      Nov30

      Young Kazakh Singer Wins Silver With Special Song Dedicated to Deceased Father At Junior Eurovision 2020 (Video)

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. NUR-SULTAN – Rising young Kazakh signer Karakat Bashanova, 12, won second place at the 2020 Junior Eurovision Song Contest. Bashanova captivated millions of viewers with her spectacular and emotional performance of the song titled “Forever” that she dedicated to...

      Kazakhstan Reaffirms Commitment to Tackling Drug Trafficking in Central Asia
      Nov18

      Kazakhstan Reaffirms Commitment to Tackling Drug Trafficking in Central Asia

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. NUR-SULTAN – Kazakhstan has reaffirmed its commitment to strengthen cooperation with other central asian countries to address drug trafficking in Central Asia, said Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Yerzhan Ashikbayev at the Nov.13 meeting with Rustam Aziz...

      Kazakhstan Substantially Lowers Its Vulnerability To Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing
      Nov16

      Kazakhstan Substantially Lowers Its Vulnerability To Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. NUR-SULTAN – The annual report of the 2020 Basel AML Index ranked Kazakhstan 73rd among 141 countries in terms of the level of risk in the area of illegal money laundering and terrorist financing (ML/TF). Photo credit: baigenews.kz. This is a significant...

      Ethnic Kazakh Living in Istanbul Genius Behind Costumes of Historical Movies, Theaters
      Nov08

      Ethnic Kazakh Living in Istanbul Genius Behind Costumes of Historical Movies, Theaters

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. NUR-SULTAN – Ethnic Kazakh Turan Bahadur, who lives in Istanbul, has been making clothes for historical and period movies in Turkey. After the launch of the website, his movie costume designs began gaining popularity in a competitive market, reported...

      Kasteyev Museum To Put On Fourth International Doll Expo Dedicated to Fairytale Heroes
      Nov01

      Kasteyev Museum To Put On Fourth International Doll Expo Dedicated to Fairytale Heroes

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. NUR-SULTAN – The fourth international Vmeste Navsegda (Together Forever) exhibition of art dolls will showcase 100 art dolls depicting mystical creatures and heroes of Kazakh, Russian, and the world’s tales and legends. Massagetae Queen Tomiris themed...