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2010-11-15 08:16:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ --The Consul General of Kazakhstan hosted Discover Kazakhstan, on Thursday, November 4 at the Waldorf Astoria, 301 Park Avenue, New York, NY at 6:30pm, to provide insights into topics pertaining to travel and tourism in Kazakhstan.

2008-10-08 12:00:06

Text of report by privately-owned Interfax-Kazakhstan news agency Almaty, 7 October: The National Space Agency of Kazakhstan (Kazkosmos) does not rule out that in future, Russia may abandon the use of the Baykonur [space ground] and it [Kazkosmos] develops plans on the further functioning of the space centre.

2008-10-04 15:00:15

Excerpt from report by state-owned Kazakh TV on 1 October [Presenter] The second runway of Almaty international airport was commissioned today [Almaty is Kazakhstan's biggest city]. The capacity of the airport will hit 8m passengers a year thanks to the runway in the future.

2008-09-01 15:00:11

Text of report by privately-owned Kazakh newspaper Vremya website on 20 August Astana residents worry that the fish are dying out in the rivers of the capital [Astana]. "Live silver" fish float upside down in the canal linking the Nura and Ishim rivers.

2008-07-24 12:00:18

Excerpt from report by privately-owned Interfax-Kazakhstan news agency Almaty, 24 July: Kazakhstan's spending within the framework of implementation of its second space programme, which is being drawn up and which is for the period until 2020, totals not less than 6bn dollars, an adviser to the chairman of the Kazkosmos [Kazakh space] national space agency and director-general of the Bayterek joint venture, Ivan Akhmatov, has said.


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