Search Results for 2007/10/22

Energy Cooperation between Kazakhstan and China

…percent of Kazakhstan oil exports still depend on Russian-controlled pipelines and railway systems. In December 2007, the Chinese National Petroleum Company pledged to invest $2.2 billion in a 1,800-kilometre, 1.06…

Energy Economy and Policies of Kazakhstan and China

…revealed that the term ‘energy security’ appeared in only 41 publications between 1994 and 1999; but, for the period 2000 to 2007, 1,862 mentions of the term were noted. Daniel…

Kazakhstan Should Stay Focused on Progress in Global Business Rankings

…23.53   2007 40.29   2012 37.80 Rule of Law 2002 13.88   2007 21.53   2012 30.81 Control of Corruption 2002 10.24   2007 18.45   2012 20.57 Earlier…

Kazakhstan Implements Millennium Development Goals

…2005, the second report was published on the MDGs, which presented an analysis and evaluation of achievements at both national and regional levels. In 2007 and 2010 respectively, the third…

Political Parties Present Their Platforms Ahead of Majilis Election

…previous elections, the party gained 88.05 percent of the vote in 2007, 80.99 percent in 2012 and 82.15 percent in 2016. People’s Party of Kazakhstan (former Communist People’s Party of…

EU Planning New Roadmap for Central Asian Strategy

ASTANA – The European Union is working on adapting its 2007 strategy for Central Asia with a greater emphasis on different approaches to relations with individual countries, a top European…

Human Capital in Today’s Economy

…and UNECE in 2003, the UNFPA in 2005, the UNECE and UNESCAP in 2007 and the World Bank in 2007-2008, “a survey of the work force meets international standards and…

In Surprise State of the Nation Address, Kazakh President Unveils Massive Infrastructure Investments

…designated 10 key universities as hubs for training specialised personnel and enhancing links between science and the real economy. The President instructed the government to allocate 10 billion tenge (US$55.5…

Head of Tennis Federation Sees Kazakh Players Winning Grand Slam Titles in Future

ASTANA – In 2007, the Head of state assigned Bulat Utemuratov the task to develop Kazakhstan’s tennis. As head of the national Tennis Federation, Utemuratov has done much for that,…

Team Kazakhstan to Play Russia in Davis Cup World Group Play-offs

…us problems.” Since 2007, Team Russia’s performance in the Davis Cup World Group has been unstable. The team reached the semi-finals once (2008, lost to Argentina 3-2), made it to…