Kazakh Senate ratifies agr’t to render military-technical assistance to Kyrgyzstan NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Kazakh Senate ratified an agreement between the Government of Kazakhstan and the Cabinet of Ministers of Kyrgyzstan on rendering military and technical assistance to ensure security in the Central Asian region, Kazinform reports.
EU, CA discuss advancement of political dialogue, security cooperation BRUSSELS. KAZINFORM - The ninth High-Level Political and Security Dialogue between the countries of Central Asia and the European Union (HLD) that took place in Brussels this Tuesday focused on the discussion of the advancement of political dialogue and strengthening of security cooperation between the two regions against the background of complex ongoing geopolitical developments, Kazinform has learned from the press service of the Kazakh Foreign Affairs Ministry.
CSTO needs to attach more attention to ensuring security of southern frontiers of Central Asia - Tokayev NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev addressed the jubilee Summit of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) in Moscow, Russia, Kazinform correspondent reports.
BOOST announces selected champions in its Women Innovators program NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM UNDP Europe and Central Asia’s BOOST, a regional acceleration programme for social impact innovation, financed and supported by Koç Holding and the Ministry of Finance of the Slovak Republic, has selected a total of 55 champions to take part in its Women Innovators program.
Creation of death penalty free region in CA discussed in Geneva GENEVA. KAZINFORM - Permanent Mission of Kazakhstan to the United Nations office and other international organizations in Geneva hosted the Permanent Representative-level regional meeting of countries of Central Asia and Mongolia with the International Commission against the Death Penalty (ICDP), Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Kazakh ambassador presents credentials to President of Turkmenistan ASHGABAT. KAZINFORM – Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Kazakhstan to Turkmenistan Askar Tazhibayev presented his credentials to the President of Turkmenistan Serdar Berdimuhamedov, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
Green Finance Centre proposed to create a Eurasian energy hub at the AIFC site NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM CEO of the AIFC Green Finance Centre (hereinafter referred to as the Centre) Kazybayev A.K. took part in the international forum «Energy Week. Central Asia and Mongolia 2022» and the international exhibition «INNOPROM. Central Asia» in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, the AIFC’s official website reads.
Japan’s top diplomat to visit Central Asia, Mongolia, Pacific islands TOKYO. KAZINFORM - Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi will visit two Central Asian countries, Mongolia and two Pacific island nations, the Japanese government said Thursday, as Tokyo seeks cooperation in responding to Russia's aggression in Ukraine and other issues, Kyodo reports.
EU Regional project facilitates ITC and DHL partnership to drive sales in Central Asia NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The EU-funded Ready4 Trade project, through its partnership with international logistics providers such as DHL, is facilitating digital trade and enabling competitive mechanisms for small businesses in Central Asia, the Central Asia Press and information team of the EU Delegation to Kazakhstan reports.
Regional conference on digitalization kicks off in Kazakh capital NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM On April 14-15, a regional conference on digitalization is being held in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan, with the participation of more than 70 representatives of government agencies and organizations from Azerbaijan, Armenia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, the Republic of Korea, Kyrgyzstan, the United States, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.
Сreation of IFRC Regional Hub for Humanitarian Diplomacy in spotlight in Almaty GENEVA. KAZINFORM Yerlan Alimbayev, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the UN and other International Organizations in Geneva, discussed with Seval Guzelkilinc, Head of International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies’ Regional Delegation for Central Asia the issues of current bilateral cooperation and prospects for its further development.
Kazakh embassy in US celebrates Nauryz with embassies of Azerbaijan, Turkey and CA countries NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - The Embassy of Kazakhstan in the United States co-hosted on MArch 17, the virtual celebration of Nauryz together with the embassies of six countries - Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Turkey and Uzbekistan on «Oxus society» platform, Kazinform has learnt from the website of the Kazakh MFA.
Kazakh permanent representative discussed cooperation with IFRC GENEVA. KAZINFORM - Yerlan Alimbayev, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Kazakhstan to the UN and other International Organizations in Geneva, discussed with the Secretary-General of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies Jagan Chapagain the current bilateral cooperation and prospects for its further development, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh MFA.
C5+1 high-level meeting discusses topical issues on regional agenda GENEVA. KAZINFORM Upon the U.S. initiative, a high-level C5+1 meeting was held in the videoconference format, which was attended by Deputy Prime-Minister - Foreign Minister of Kazakhstan Mukhtar Tileuberdi, Foreign Ministers of Kyrgyzstan Ruslan Kazakbayev, Tajikistan Sirodzhiddin Mukhriddin, Uzbekistan Abdulaziz Kamilov and U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken.