Regional Focus. 24.09.2018

- United Nations Development Programme has included Kazakhstan in the group of countries with the highest level of development

- Kazakhstan is ranked 50 in the 2018 Global Firepower Index

- Review on Central Asia

- Turkestan is increasing the production capacity of the region

- Kazakhstan is actively developing its tourist infrastructure

- The burial site of a well-known poet and writer Gumar Karash was included in the list of Holy Sites of Kazakhstan

- The archive of Karlag which is one of the largest Gulag labour camps will be converted into digital format

- Specialists from Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Turkey and Kyrgyzstan have written a new textbook

- Kazakh fairy tales were presented at a children’s book festival in South Korea

- ‘Kurak korpe’ Kazakh patchwork quilt is listed in the Guinness Book of Records