Politics
27.10.2020
Politics
Ways of  making young people stay in the country
  In recent years, many young people are leaving the country abroad. Among them are ambitious and very talented young people and scientists who can make a significant contribution to the prosperity of our country. Why has the number of young people going abroad increased? Talgat Narikbayev, the head of the ADAL BILIM project office of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan, recently told the media about the futur..
03.10.2020
Politics
The governors are resigning
  Since the beginning of the year, 9 governors of Kazakhstan at the district and regional levels wanted to give up their positions, but six of them have resigned, Sputnik.kz reports with the reference to the Anti-Corruption Agency. Currently, the resignation of Kurmangazy district governor of Atyrau region is being considered. His deputy was convicted. According to the agency, within nine months, 9 governors of district and regional levels w..
08.09.2020
Politics
Switzerland removed Kazakhstan from the list of quarantine countries
The Swiss Federal Public Health Administration has removed a number of countries from the quarantine list. This includes Kazakhstan, Kazinform reports. Switzerland has made such a decision since September 7, 2020. Previously, citizens from certain countries and regions were quarantined by the authorities. Thus, Switzerland removed 55 countries from the quarantine list. Along with Kazakhstan, the list includes Brazil, Ukraine, Chile, Bolivia and a..
10.03.2019
Politics
Did I Really Want to Visit That Oil Field?
“Why do you want to go to that oil field? And why now?” So went the conversation with Christine Spolar, the New York Times international business editor, when I proposed visiting an oil field called Tengiz in Kazakhstan. Tengiz was remote and laborious to reach, and as worries about climate change grow, some observers, including investors, question whether the business has a future. Still, I had been intrigued with Tengiz for..
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