Tokayev: the development and prosperity of Kazakhstan is in our hands [Promoted content]

By |junij 29th, 2020|Kazakhstan, News|

Having become president of Kazakhstan after a landslide election victory a year ago, and recently returned from Moscow, where at the invitation of President Vladimir Putin he participated in a parade to mark the 75th anniversary of Victory in the Great...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Tokayev: the development and prosperity of Kazakhstan is in our hands [Promoted content]

Kazakhstan’s ‘unique’ leadership transition marks its first anniversary

By |junij 11th, 2020|coronavirus, democratisation, Josep Borrell, Kassym Jomart Tokayev, Kazakhstan, News, oil prices|

On 12 June, Kazakhstan will mark the first anniversary of Kassym-Jomart Tokayev's election as president. EURACTIV looks into the unique transition of power between Nursultan Nazarbayev, who re-established statehood after the Soviet domination, and Toka...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Kazakhstan’s ‘unique’ leadership transition marks its first anniversary

Kazakhstan adopts a new law on rallies encouraging pluralism

By |junij 8th, 2020|democratisation, Kassim-Jomart Tokayev, Kazakhstan, News, Nursultan Nazarbayev|

Kazakhstan adopted on Monday (8 June) a new law on rallies and public gatherings, continuing its path of “controlled democratisation" with more liberal legislation that analysts said is helping to develop strong multi-party democracy.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Kazakhstan adopts a new law on rallies encouraging pluralism

Putin sets new date for Red Square military parade postponed over coronavirus

By |maj 27th, 2020|Kazakhstan, Moldova, News, Russia, Vladimir Putin, World War II|

President Vladimir Putin set a new date of 24 June for a grand Red Square military parade he was forced to postpone over a coronavirus outbreak that is still triggering thousands of new infections each day.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Putin sets new date for Red Square military parade postponed over coronavirus

Kazakhstan approves new green projects in a bid to cut fossil fuels in half by 2050

By |maj 25th, 2020|Kazakhstan, News, Renewable Energy, solar energy, wind energy|

Kazakhstan‘s new leadership, faced with concurrent challenges of volatile oil prices and the coronavirus pandemic, has approved nineteen new renewable energy projects worth $1.1 billion in the country’s latest effort to go green and diversify its energy supply. To date,...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Kazakhstan approves new green projects in a bid to cut fossil fuels in half by 2050

Kazakhstan fends off allegations it is developing biological weapons

By |maj 4th, 2020|coronavirus, fake news, Kazakhstan, News, Russia, weapons of mass destruction|

Kazakhstan is not developing biological weapons or researching their possible use against other countries, its ministry of foreign affairs said on Saturday (2 May), denying allegations circulated in Russian and domestic media that the country is workin...

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Kazakhstan fends off allegations it is developing biological weapons

Kazakhstan builds COVID-19 hospital in just two weeks

By |april 28th, 2020|coronavirus, coronavirus economic response, Kazakhstan, News|

In only 13 days, Kazakhstan has built a new hospital for patients infected with coronavirus in the capital Nur-Sultan, a feat comparable only to what China achieved earlier this year.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Kazakhstan builds COVID-19 hospital in just two weeks

Kazakhstan provides humanitarian aid to Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan

By |april 16th, 2020|Central Asia, China, coronavirus, economic crisis, humanitarian aid, IMF, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, News, Tajikistan|

In the context of the Covid-19 crisis, Kazakhstan has offered humanitarian aid to its Central Asian neighbours Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan, answering a request by Bishkek and Dushanbe.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Kazakhstan provides humanitarian aid to Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan

Kazakhstan takes decisive steps to stop the spread of coronavirus

By |marec 27th, 2020|China, coronavirus, Kassym Jomart Tokayev, Kazakhstan, News|

Despite the relatively small numbers of confirmed coronavirus cases and a first death reported on Thursday (26 March), the authorities in Kazakhstan, a country neighbouring China, are taking the coronavirus pandemic very seriously.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Kazakhstan takes decisive steps to stop the spread of coronavirus

Detentions in Kazakhstan following civil activist’s death in prison

By |marec 4th, 2020|Kassym Jomart Tokayev, Kazakhstan, News|

Kazakh police detained dozens of people in the country's largest city Almaty on Sunday (1 March), after the death of an imprisoned civil activist triggered anti-government rallies and diplomatic concerns.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Detentions in Kazakhstan following civil activist’s death in prison