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Kazakh economy’s fight against tough times continues

ALMATY: The commodity-dependent Kazakh economy is experiencing one of its toughest years in over a decade as a result of low oil and other...

Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan sign agreements on Nazarbayev visit

BAKU: The President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev welcomed Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev and his delegation on Sunday, signing various agreements to boost relations. Aliyev said “This...

Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan sign $1 billion worth of contracts

ASTANA: Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyaev has met his Kazakh counterpart, Nursultan Nazarbaev, during his first trip to Kazakhstan, signing contracts worth $1 billion. The contracts were...

Fashion retailer H & M opens first store in Kazakhstan

ALMATY: The global fashion retailer H & M held a grand opening of the first H&M store in Kazakhstan at MEGA Alma-Ata on 18th...

Russia, Turkey and Iran to go ahead with Syria talks in...

ASTANA: Russia, Turkey and Iran are pressing ahead with a fresh round of Syria talks in Kazakhstan, Kazakh Foreign Minister Kairat Abdrakhmanov said on...

Iran to buy uranium from Kazakhstan

Iran plans to buy 950 tonnes of uranium ore from Kazakhstan over three years and expects to get Russian help in producing nuclear fuel, its top...

Lost pilot lands helicopter on highway to ask for directions in...

ASTANA: Incredible footage has come out of Kazakhstan where a soviet-designed Mi-8 gunship helicopter is landed in the middle of a highway and the pilot...

Kazakhstan sets aside $6.2 bln to buy out banks’ bad loans

ASTANA: Kazakhstan is planning to inject 2.1 trillion-tenge ($6.5 billion) to restore banks to health and buy its bad assets. Finance Minister Bakhyt Sultanov proposed the...

Austrian police seize drugs in raid on Kazakh team hotel

VIENNA: Austrian police said on Thursday they seized medicines in a raid on the Kazakh team's hotel rooms at the biathlon World Championships, while...

New Silk Road: Kazakhstan wheat reaches Lianyungang in China

LIANYUNGANG: The first batch of wheat from Kazakhstan has arrived at the Lianyungang port of China by cargo train on Sunday on its way...

OPINION

Selfies lead to mental health issues

KABUL: Selfie is a self-portrait photograph, typically taken with a digital camera or smartphone held in the hand or supported by a selfie stick....