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Kazakhstan, UK to discuss collaboration in oil and gas sector
Atyrau will host a Kazakh-British Business Forum which will discuss cooperation between companies of the two countries in the oil and gas sector of Kazakhstan, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Kazakhstan told Trend.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Foreign visitor finding it difficult to return
Sergazinov, better known by his adopted anglicized name, Archie, left voluntarily, although the Department of Homeland Security seemed hell-bent on physically placing him on an airplane and “deporting” him back to his homeland.
Kazakhstan celebrates Day of First President
Astana , Dec.3 : Kazakhstan is in a celebratory mood this week, as the Day of the First President, a national holiday, was observed on December 1. Since the occasion fell on a Sunday, Monday was declared a national holiday.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
People's Daily Online
Xi'an-Almaty cargo train begins operation
XI'AN, Nov. 28 -- A cargo train linking Xi'an, capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province, and the city of Almaty, Kazakhstan, started operation on Thursday.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Vail Daily News
Vail's Chris Anthony: Skiing for my father
Chris Anthony skis powder at the resort of Shmybulak in Kazakhstan as part of the Warren Miller film "Ticket to Ride."
Tue Nov 26, 2013
UrtheCast High-Res Cameras En Route to the ISS
Canadian firm UrtheCast this week announced that a spacecraft carrying its cameras was successfully launched from Kazakhstan's Baikonur Cosmodrome atop a Soyuz rocket.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
More Russian Conspiracy Theories on U.S. In Central Asia... Or Are They?
U.S. forces drop supplies for base in Bala Marghab, Afghanistan. Coming soon to Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan? In the wake of the U.S.'s announcement that it is moving its air base in Kyrgyzstan to Romania, the conspiracy theories continue to be propagated -- even in relatively respectable Russian analytical and official circles.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
International Space Station: 15 Facts for 15 Years in Orbit
A new type of "sunrise" dawned above Earth on Nov. 20, 1998, with the launch of the first piece of the International Space Station.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
News from around the EMEA region, Nov 19.
Hotel, industry and travel news from around Europe, Middle East & Africa; this week: Louvre sells French assets, Ritz Carlton debuts in Almaty, Hyatt in Iraq and more... Louvre Sheds 40 Assets In France Starwood Capital-owned Louvre Hotels has reportedly sold 40 hotels across France to a range of small investors for an undisclosed sum.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Ski resorts of the future: Might we be swapping Switzerland for Kazakhstan in a decade?
Kazakhstan is not normally the first destination that rolls off the tongue when it comes to skiing.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Xi'an to Almaty cargo train launched
A cargo train service from Xi'an, capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province, to the Central Asian city of Almaty, Kazakhstan will begin this month, local authorities said Wednesday.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
Olympic torch begins space walk
Nasa Live TV showed Russian cosmonauts Oleg Kotov and Sergei Ryazanskiy carrying the unlit Olympic torch outside the International Space Station on Saturday.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
New crew launches to Space Station
Washington, Nov 7 : Three crew members representing the United States, Russia and Japan are on their way to the International Space Station after launching from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 11:14 p.m. EST Wednesday, 10:14 a.m. Nov. 7, Kazakh time.
New airline routes launched
Philippine Airlines has resumed operations between Manila and London Heathrow after a 15-year gap.
Wed Nov 06, 2013
Olympic torch blasts into space ahead of Games
NASA Live TV showed the rocket's successful launch from the Russian-operated Baikonur cosmodrome in Kazakhstan early on Thursday.