May 30. 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 30th of May. See what notable events happened throughout Kazakhstan's history on May 30.
The Chemical Industry Workers' Day established by the Presidential decree No. 3827 of January 20, 1998, is marked annually on the last Sunday of May. The holiday is also celebrated in Belarus, Russia, and Ukraine.
2003 – Then President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev opens the statue to prominent Kazakh poet Zhambyl Zhabayev in Saint-Petersburg, Russia.
2009 – The Kymyzmuryndyk festival is held in Almaty city to celebrate the 6,000-year history of kumis – a Kazakh national drink.
2011 – The AN-124 Ruslan aircraft transporting Kazakhstan’s satellite KazSat-2 from Moscow to the Baikonur Cosmodrome lands at the Yubileiniy airport at 04.35pm local time.
2015 – The Honorary Consulate of Kazakhstan is opened in the Turkish city of Mersin.
2017 – President of the Kazakhstan Weightlifting Federation Zhanat Tusupbekov wins the elections for Vice President of the International Weightlifting Federation by a landslide.
2019 – Nursultan Nazarbayev is given the status of Honorary Senator.