Kazakhstan Short Track Speed Skating Championship kicks off in Astana
Kazakhstan Short Track Speed Skating Championship has started. 88 athletes are participating in the national competition, Kazinform cites the press service of the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Earthquake strikes southwest of Almaty city
An earthquake measuring 3.8 on the MPV scale has been recorded southwest of Almaty city, Kazinform reports.
Kazakhstan, Russia debate inter-parliamentary cooperation issues
Chairman of the Senate of the Kazakh Parliament Qasym-Jomart Toqayev received on Thursday a delegation of the Federation Council of Russia led by head of the Foreign Affairs Committee Konstantin Kosachev, the Senate's press service reports.The Kazakh Speaker stressed that Kazakhstan and Russia enjoy friendly and long-standing relations.
President of Kazakhstan visits Sheikh Zayed Mosque in Abu Dhabi
Making a working visit to the United Arab Emirates, Head of State Nursultan Nazarbayev made a tour of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, one of the landmarks of the UAE, and honored the memory of the country's founder and first president, Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, Kazinform cites the press service of Akorda.
A Kazakhstani university accredited by ASIIN
A university of Kazakhstan has obtained international accreditation by ASIIN, Kazinform cites the press service of the Kazakh Ministry of Science and Education.