May 13. Kazinform's timeline of major events
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.
1930 - Karlag (Karaganda Corrective Labor Camp) is set up following the decree of the Council of People's Commissars of the USSR.
1992 – Kazakhstan and Finland exchange notes establishing diplomatic relations.
2002 – Kazakhstan joins the Nuclear Suppliers Group.
2011 – The works by Kazakhstani painter and film artist Nurlan Abishev are acknowledged as the best at the Spring in full color art competition in New York.
2013 – Kazakhstan’s new 5,000 tenge banknote wins IBNS Banknote of the Year 2012.
2014 – The solemn opening of the Days of Culture of Kazakhstan in Indonesia is held at the Taman Ismail Marzuki hall, Jakarta.
2014 – Astana native Nurmagambet Nurpeisov invents the new type of concrete with ice filler. Such concrete type called Nurais allows for constructing buildings as tall as a kilometer and is to revolutionize construction.
2016 – The first Judo Academy is opened in Almaty city.
2017 – The Information Center of China’s State-owned Agency Xinhua holds the campaign familiazrising passengers with the nature and culture of the countries of the «One Belt – One Road» project in the metro.