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November 24. Kazinform's timeline of major events

24 November 2020 07:00

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Kazinform's Timeline is the one-stop shop where you can learn about historical events for the 24th of November. See what notable events happened throughout Kazakhstan's history on November 24.


Evolution Day is marked each year on November 24 to commemorate the anniversary of the publication of Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species. The book was first issued on November 24, 1859.


1992 – The Abai Kazakh State Pedagogical University is renamed into the Abai Almaty State University.

2008 – Nur Media is founded following a merger of several national newspapers, Astana TV channel, NS and Delovaya volna FM radio stations.

2010 – The opening ceremony of the Honorary Consulate of Kazakhstan in the city of Nagoya, Japan, is held.

2010 – Orenburg, Russia, holds a solemn ceremony of unveiling the memorial plaques on the houses, where in 1917 and 1920 the first Kazakh Government Alash Orda held a meeting, the first and second all-Kazakh congresses were convened, from 1913 and 1918 the editorial office of Kazakh newspaper was based, and where Akhmet Baitursynov, the editor-in-chief of Kazakh newspaper lived.

2010 – The Kazakh delegation for the first time pays a visit to the Kingdom of Denmark.

2011 – Public Broadcasting Service» (PBS) airs the documentary This is America visits Kazakhstan consisting of three 30-minute mini-series.

2017 – The Kazakh-Finnish Green Technology Transfer Center QazFinnTec is established in Helsinki.

2018 – Then-Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev’s Seven facets of the Great Steppe is translated into Turkish, Kyrgyz, and Azeri languages.

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