Kairat Kelimbetov relieved of his duties as head of the Strategic Planning Agency NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Head of State decreed to relieve Governor of the Astana International Financial Centre Kairat Kelimbetov of his duties as the Chairman of the Strategic Planning and Reforms Agency of Kazakhstan, the Akorda press service reports.
AIFC Court and IAC present their 2021 results and future plans NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The AIFC Court and International Arbitration Centre (IAC) have completed more than 900 cases consisting of Court judgments, arbitration awards, and mediation settlements, since their commencement of operations on 1 January 2018. These results are unprecedented for dispute resolution institutions at an international financial centre which has only been operating for four years.
AFSA introduces series of amendments to the anti-money laundering rules NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM AFSA has made amendments to the AIFC Anti-Money Laundering, Counter-Terrorist Financing and Sanctions Rules (the Rules) to increase adherence of the AIFC AML/CFT framework to Recommendations of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), the AIFC’s official website reads.
AIFC and MGIMO sign an agreement on cooperation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM A solemn signing of the cooperation agreement between the Astana International Financial Centre (AIFC) and the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO) was held with the participation of the MGIMO Rector, Academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences – A.V. Torkunov, and Chairman of the Agency for Strategic Planning and Reforms of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Governor of the AIFC- K.N. Kelimbetov, the AIFC’s official website reads.
«Al Meer Investment Group», UAEs’ company intends to attract investments to Kazakhstan economy NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Astana International Financial Center (AIFC) and «Al Meer Investment Group», United Arab Emirates’ investment company have agreed to cooperate in attracting investment to the economy of Kazakhstan.
AIFC Authority and Law Society of Hong Kong discuss coop opportunities NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The representatives of the AIFC Authority headed by Mr. Nurzhan Kosbayev, Deputy Chairman of the Management Board, hosted an online meeting with the newly elected President of the Law Society of Hong Kong, Mr. C.M. Chan, as well as Mr. Amirali B. Nasir and Mr. Christopher K.K. Yu, Vice-Presidents, and Ms. Heidi Chu, Secretary-General.
AIFC Authority and 47Pitches sign MoU in the field of legal tech NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Astana International Financial Centre Authority and 47Pitches signed a memorandum to connect enterpreneurs across Central Asia with investors from the US. The initiative is part of the AIFC’s mandate to enhance investment into Kazakhstan, and to support enterprenuriasm and talent throughout the country and the region.
State always supported domestic financial sector in most difficult periods – Kazakh President NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Measures taken by the government and international institutions enabled to halt the further deterioration of the situation caused by the pandemic, Head of State Kassym-Jomart Tokayev told the 9th Congress of Financiers of Kazakhstan, Kazinform correspondent reports.
AIFC and CITIC strengthen cooperation NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM Yernur Rysmagambetov, CEO of the AIFC Authority, and Yang Jianqiang, Executive Vice-President of «CITIC Construction» (PRC) discussed opportunities for cooperation in the implementation of projects in Kazakhstan, including agro-industrial complex, coal processing and coal chemistry.
Kyrgyzstan’s business community takes interest to tap into opportunities of AIFC platform NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – To implement the recent agreements between Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev and Kyrgyz President Sadyr Japarov on the use of the platform of the Astana International Financial Center (AIFC) a business delegation from Kyrgyzstan, including over 20 heads of major financial companies and institutions supporting businesses, paid a visit to the AIFC, Kazinform cites the press service of the Center.
AIFC Authority and QazTrade agree to cooperate in field of e-commerce NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM On August 26, a meeting of representatives of the Astana International Financial Centre (hereinafter – the AIFC), represented by the Governor Kairat Kelimbetov, and the Ministry of Trade and Integration of the Republic of Kazakhstan, represented by Minister Bakhyt Sultanov, took place at the AIFC.