Foreign Relations

Op-Ed: AIFC has promising future - Kairat Kelimbetov
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Op-Ed: AIFC has promising future - Kairat Kelimbetov

The official unveiling ceremony of the Astana International Financial Center (AIFC) will be held on the sidelines of the Astana Finance Days in early July during the celebrations of the 20th anniversary of the Kazakh capital. AIFC Governor Kairat Kelimbetov sat down with Kazinform correspondent to share the details about two years the Center was in the making, its plans for the future and target indicators of the financial platform created in Kazakhstan. 

Air Strikes in Syria Perturb Host of Astana Peace Process
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Air Strikes in Syria Perturb Host of Astana Peace Process

Addressing the Security Council on April 14, Ambassador Kairat Umarov, Permanent Representatives of Kazakhstan to the UN in New York, said: "We call on all parties to prevent further military escalation and take effective steps aimed at restoring confidence, establishing peace and ensuring security in the long suffering land of Syria on the basis of the UN Charter and the relevant resolutions of the UN Security Council."

16-04-2018, 16:44
Diplomat: Tajikistan Resumes Supplying Uzbekistan with Electricity
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Diplomat: Tajikistan Resumes Supplying Uzbekistan with Electricity

Tajikistan has begun supplying Uzbekistan with electricity, Tajik media reported this week. According to RFE/RL’s Tajik Service, locally known as Radio Ozodi, after a nine-year interruption, the energy trade across the Tajik-Uzbek border has resumed. Specifically, Tajikistan has begun supplying Uzbekistan with electricity via a power line running from the Regar substation, near the city of Tursunzoda west of Dushanbe, to the Gulcha substation across the border in Uzbekistan.