Regional Focus. 19.12.2018

- Kazakhstan and Hungary are strengthening economic cooperation;

- Commodity turnover between Kazakhstan and Japan has increased by almost half compared to last year;

- Western Europe – Western China: increase of transit potential;

- Mill complex in Kostanai region to enter the market of China;

- The Asian Development Bank has updated its GDP growth forecast for the region of Central Asia and the Caucasus;

- Uzbekistan is attracting tourists by allowing a visa-free entry;

- 5 ancient mosques and 20 wells discovered in Mangystau region;

- In Shymkent, a biology teacher has developed a unique method to conduct lessons;

- A book titled ‘History of Astana’ in English has been presented in Turkistan;

- Prominent Kazakh singer, poet and composer, Yestai Berkimbaiuly was commemorated in Ankara;

- As part of the celebration of the 25th anniversary of the TURKSOY, Paris hosted a concert of a youth chamber orchestra;

- Astana Ballet together with the students of the Kazakh National Academy of Choreography will stage the Nutcracker.