Regional Focus. 06.09.2018

- The diversification of Kazakhstan’s economy will give additional impetus to the country’s development

- Kyrgyzstan is attracting foreign investments for the development of its regions. 2018 was declared as the Year of the Regional Development in the Republic

- Digital transformation of transport sector is one of the main objectives of the ‘Digital Kazakhstan’ state program

- Kazakh neurosurgeons are actively using new technologies in their work. Doctors will now treat patients with complex diseases without much risk using modern medical devices

- Kazakhstan took part in the ABU Asia-Pacific Robot Contest 2018. Kazakhstan is the only country from Central Asia in the championship.

- The ‘Anaga tagzym’ center of spiritual and moral education, which is the first center of this kind in Kazakhstan, will be opened in Aktobe.

- This year, the Azret Sultan State Historical and Cultural Preserve Museum will turn 40 years.

- The first international ‘Almaty Film Festival’ will be organized from September 15-19. The event will feature 10 films from Kazakhstan, France, Russia, the United States and other countries.

- International music festival titled ‘Discover Silk Road Star’ was held in the Georgian city of Batumi for the first time.

- Unique pictures showcasing the beautiful nature, unique ecosystem and precious heritage of the Koreans are being demonstrated in Astana. A photo exhibition titled ‘Dokdo, beautiful island of Korea’ opened in the Kazakh capital to reveal the works of photographer Kim Jong-Kwon