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.
Legacy of Abai and Al-Farabi is heritage and pride of the whole world ASHGABAT-NUR-SULTAN-BAKU. KAZINFORM In commemoration of the 175th anniversary of the great Kazakh poet, philosopher Abai Kunanbayev and the 1150th anniversary of the outstanding Turkic scientist, philosopher, Abu Nasr Al-Farabi, the Embassy organized an online-roundtable with the participation of scientists from the International Turkic Academy, Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan: professor of the Kazakh National University after Al-Farabi, Dr. Zhakypbek Altay, Head of the Department of Philosophy of KazNU, PhD Asset Kuranbek, Associate Professor of the Department of Turkic Studies at Baku State University, head of the Abay Center at BSU Fatima Dursunova, Chief Expert of the International Turkic Academy Akyedil Toyshanuly, the Kazakh MFA’s press service informs.
Astana Opera to premiere Elixir of Love this week NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - A fascinating story about an ardent young man and a rich girl fell into the hands of Astana Opera’s talented artists, conductor and also the stage director, what came of it, we will find out right now, going backstage, Kazinform has learnt from the press service of Astana Opera.
World Arabic Language Day ALMATY. KAZINFORM It is one of the most widely spoken languages in the world, used daily by more than 290 million people. World Arabic Language Day is celebrated every year on 18 December since 2012. The date coincides with the day in 1973 that the General Assembly of the United Nations adopted Arabic as the sixth official language of the Organization.
Selected works of Chokan Valikhanov published in English for first time LONDON. KAZINFORM Cambridge University Press, in partnership with the Embassy of Kazakhstan in the UK and with the support of the Akimat of the Kostanay Region, Kazakhstan’s National Bureau of Translations and the Chokan Valikhanov Institute of History and Ethnology launched the first ever English-language collection of selected works of Chokan Valikhanov, one of the most prominent Kazakh scholars of the 19th century.
The Call of the Steppe: Past Greatness and Illustrious Present NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Everyone awaited the creation of The Call of the Steppe ballet with great excitement and impatience. The world premiere took place at Astana Opera on December 15 and 16. It marked an important cultural event, becoming a new milestone in the development of Kazakh ballet, Kazinform has learnt from the Astana Opera’s press service.