Abai's Works for the first time presented in Norwegian OSLO. KAZINFORM The Oslo House of Literature hosted a presentation of the Book of Words and Selected Poetry of Abai Kunanbaiuly in Norwegian language (Abais dikt og visdomsord). This work is the first example of Kazakh classical literature translated into Norwegian, the Kazakh MFA’s press service reports.
Monument to great Abai to be installed in Kharkiv KHARKIV. KAZINFORM – Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Kazakhstan in Ukraine H.E. Darkhan Kaletayev met with Secretary of the Kharkiv State Council Igor Terekhov in order to discuss the installment of a monument to great Kazakh poet and thinker Abai in the city, Kazinform reports.
Director of Latvian Library receives letter of gratitude from President of Kazakhstan RIGA. KAZINFORM - Kazakhstan’s Ambassador Timur Primbetov presented the Director of the Academic Library of the University of Latvia Venta Kocere with a letter of gratitude from the President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev for her contribution to the development of bilateral cultural and educational ties, as well as popularization in her country Latvia of the works of the great Kazakh poet and thinker Abai, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
‘Abai’ Opera to premiere on Apr 29 NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - This year the musical community of our country celebrates the 115th anniversary of the eminent composers Akhmet Zhubanov and Latif Khamidi. In honor of the composers’ birthdays, on April 29 and on July 17, the great opera Abai, written by them together, will be performed at Astana Opera, Kazinform has learnt from the Astana Opera’s press service.
Presentation of Abai’s collection of poems in Georgian held in Tbilisi TBILISI. KAZINFORM - In the House of Writers of Georgia, the presentation of a collection of poems by the Kazakh poet and enlightener Abai Kunanbaiuly was held, published for the first time in the Georgian language. The presentation was attended by representatives of the Ministry of Culture and the Union of Writers, literary circles of Georgia, as well as the Kazakh diplomatic representation, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Kazinform News Agency board member awarded Abai 175th anniversary medal ANKARA. KAZINFORM TURKSOY Secretary General Dyussen Kasseinov awarded member of the Board of Directors of Kazinform International News Agency JSC Kambar Omarov the Abai 175th anniversary medal for promotion of Kazakh culture in the Turkic world and fulfillment of international projects, Kazinform reports.
First 5 books of ‘Aspects of Abai studies’ collection presented in Semey SEMEY. KAZINFORM – A presentation of the first five volumes of the multi-volume serial scientific collection «Aspects of Abai studies» has taken place at the Abai State Historical Cultural and Literary Memorial Museum-Reserve Zhidebay-Borili in the city of Semey, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Collection of Kazakh literature named after Abai Qunanbayuly opened in Jakarta JAKARTA. KAZINFORM On December 28, 2020, Ambassador of Kazakhstan H.E. Mr. Daniyar Sarekenov and Deputy Director of the National Library of the Republic of Indonesia Mrs. Woro Titi Haryanti solemnly opened a Collection of Kazakh literature named after Abai Qunanbayuly in the building of the National Library of Indonesia.