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May 13. Kazinform's timeline of major events

13 May 2019 07:00

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kazinform's Timeline is the one-stop shop where you can learn about historical events for the 13th of May. See what notable events happened throughout Kazakhstan's history on May 13.

KarLAG was founded in 1930 by the resolution of the Council of People's Commissars of the USSR. About 1 mln were confined there during 1931-1960.

In 1992 Kazakhstan and Finland exchanged notes on establishments of diplomatic relations.

In 2002 Kazakhstan became the 40th member of the Nuclear Suppliers Group.

In 2010 KAZNEX was reorganized into KAZNEX INVEST.

In 2011 works of Kazakh painter Nurlan Abishev were recognized the best at the Spring in full color competition in New York.

A memorial plaque honoring great Kazakh batyr Zhiembet zhyrau unveiled in 2011 in Astana.

In 2013 Kazakhstan's new KZT 5,000 banknote was recognized by the International Bank Note Society the Best Banknote 2012.

Kazakhstan Culture Days were inaugurated in Jakarta, Indonesia, in 2014.

The first Judo Academy opened in Almaty in 2016.

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