Tourism to SCO nations sees rapid expansion BEIJING. KAZINFORM - An increasing number of Chinese tourists are visiting countries that are fellow members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization - with Russia the leading destination - yet the huge potential in tourism cooperation has yet to be fully tapped, industry observers said, China Daily reports.
Steppe Eagle 2019 tactical exercise to take place in Kazakhstan soon NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Steppe Eagle 2019 international peacekeeping tactical exercise will take place at the Ili and Shelekemir training centers in Almaty region from 17th to 28th June, Kazinform cites the press service of the Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Antwerp/Flanders Port Training Centre keen on cooperating with Kazakhstan ANTWERP. KAZINFORM APEC-Antwerp/Flanders Port Training Centre is keen on establishing cooperation with the ports of Kazakhstan. This was announced on Wednesday, June 12, at a meeting of Mrs. Aigul Kuspan, Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Belgium, with Mr. Tom Monbayo, Director of the International Department of Port, and Mr. Niko Sayce, Senior Consultant, the press service of the Kazakh MFA informs.
Kazakhstan ratifies Transfer of Sentenced Persons Treaty with Lithuania NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev signed the Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan "On the ratification of the Treaty on the transfer of persons sentenced to imprisonment and persons subject to compulsory medical measures between the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Republic of Lithuania", Kazinform cites the press service of Akorda.
Strategic partnership and Kazakhstan's presidential election discussed in London LONDON. KAZINFORM The results of Kazakhstan's presidential election within the context of further developing the strategic partnership between Kazakhstan and the UK were discussed at a working breakfast hosted by the British-Kazakh Society, Kazakh Embassy in London informs.
Kazakhstan ready to facilitate International Meetings on Syria - President BISHKEK. KAZINFORM -Kazakhstan is ready to further facilitate the International Meeting on Syria, President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev stated at the 19th session of the SCO Heads of State Council in Bishkek on Friday, Kazinform reports.
Presidential election a real hallmark in democratic process of Kazakhstan - EU expert NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Pierre Borgoltz, EU Expert on Central Asia, shared his thoughts on the presidential election recently held in Kazakhstan and what the future holds for the country in the nearest future, Kazinform reports.
Mascot of World Wrestling Championships 2019 set to be held in Nur-Sultan unveiled NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The World Wrestling Championships 2019 is set to kick off in the Kazakh capital on September 14. Its official mascot snow leopard Namys was unveiled ahead of the championships, Kazinform has learnt from Olympic.kz.
Investment cooperation a solid basis for Kazakhstan-Germany relations development NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Germany is among the leading partners of Kazakhstan in the EU. Trade and economic relations between the two countries are characterized by the dynamics of stable growth and the search for new opportunities for economic interaction.
19th sitting of SCO Heads of State Council kicks off in Bishkek BISHKEK. KAZINFORM The 19th sitting of the Council of the Heads of State of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization member states has started its work in Bishkek. Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev is attending the meeting, Kazinform reports.
Astana riders ready for mountains in Critérium du Dauphiné Stage 6 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - All the Astana Pro Team riders, including leader Jakob Fuglsang, finished safely on the final sprint stage of the Critérium du Dauphiné. Wout van Aert took a second consecutive stage win with his sprint in the streets of Voiron, Kazinform has learnt from the club's press service.