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      Future Capital Technologies creates first Kazakh payroll service 
      Jan09

      Future Capital Technologies creates first Kazakh payroll service 

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. NUR-SULTAN – Future Capital Technologies has launched PayDay, a service that allows employees to receive their salary any day of the month. The new programme will help ease individual debt burden and reduce companies’ salary budgets. The firm creates and...

      Golovkin ranks among top 10 boxers in world, fights among best of decade
      Jan05

      Golovkin ranks among top 10 boxers in world, fights among best of decade

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. NUR-SULTAN – U.S. website Business Insider ranked Kazakhstan’s Gennady Golovkin ninth on its list of the 15 best boxers in the world right now. The list was released Dec. 25. Photo credit: inbusiness.kz. “Before Golovkin turned professional, he was a wildly...

      Yevgeny Vakhtangov Theatre to perform at Astana Opera 
      Dec28

      Yevgeny Vakhtangov Theatre to perform at Astana Opera 

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. NUR-SULTAN – The Yevgeny Vakhtangov State Academic Theatre will perform for the first time on the Astana Opera Grand Hall stage in 2020, reported Astana Opera press centre. The theatre will present scenes from Alexander Pushkin’s “Eugene Onegin” Jan. 8-9...

      Kazakh start-ups win funding at SAP UP competition in Russia
      Dec23

      Kazakh start-ups win funding at SAP UP competition in Russia

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. NUR-SULTAN – Kazakh start-ups Kishkentai and Kid Security won funding as prizes in the SAP UP competition in Moscow, Russia, Dec. 18. Photo credit: toppress.kz. “We were in Moscow for three days. It was very interesting… The money will help us with our plans,...

      Business news in brief
      Nov27

      Business news in brief

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. The Nur-Sultan Department for Investment and Enterprise Development has devised a programme allowing large retailers to obtain soft loans in exchange for maintaining prices on certain products, reported inbusiness.kz Nov. 14. Because the mechanism is aimed at...

      Economic news in brief
      Nov26

      Economic news in brief

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. Kazakhstan’s local budget revenues jumped 19.4 percent in the first nine months of 2019 to a record 4.2 trillion tenge (US$10.89 billion). The revenue plan was exceeded in all regions of the country except the capital. Local budgets’ own revenues...

      Kazakh, Swiss presidents discuss cooperation opportunities
      Nov25

      Kazakh, Swiss presidents discuss cooperation opportunities

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. NUR-SULTAN – Swiss President Ueli Maurer and Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev discussed international and business cooperation opportunities Nov. 22 during the former’s visit to the Central Asian country. L-R: Ueli Maurer and Kassym-Jomart Tokayev....

      Nur-Sultan’s new international composers contest discovers young talents
      Nov22

      Nur-Sultan’s new international composers contest discovers young talents

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. NUR-SULTAN – The Kazakh capital drew 115 composers under 35 years old from 24 countries to compete in the first New Music Generation international composers’ competition in Zhambyl Zhabayev Hall at the Kazakh National University of Arts Nov. 15 to 19,...

      Naming children after events is trend in Kazakhstan, say researchers 
      Nov18

      Naming children after events is trend in Kazakhstan, say researchers 

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. NUR-SULTAN – Researchers curious about trends in Kazakh baby names have determined national events play a significant role when parents make their choices, reported factcheck.kz. Photo credit: baigenews.kz. Using data from the Statistics Committee of the Ministry...

      Kazakhstan losing $11 million monthly due to Russia’s restrictions on coal transit to Ukraine
      Nov11

      Kazakhstan losing $11 million monthly due to Russia’s restrictions on coal transit to Ukraine

      The Astana Times provides news and information from Kazakhstan and around the world. NUR-SULTAN – Kazakhstan is losing $11 million monthly due to Russia’s restricts coal transit to Ukraine through its territory, according to the Kazakh Ministry of Trade and Integration press service. “The current ban on the transit of certain Kazakh goods...