Most popular vocational specialties in Kazakhstan include cook, seamstress, accountant
ASTANA – Cook, seamstress, accountant, hairdresser, electrician and welder are among Kazakhstan's most popular vocational specialties, according to Vice Minister of Labour and Social Protection Birzhan Nurymbetov. He presented the list at a briefing on ...
Is a city you can't locate on a map about to become the world's hottest travel destination?
European cities are all about charm and character – shimmering skylines are not really our style. North America do them pretty well - New York, LA, Toronto - and Asia has some beauties - think Singapore and Hong Kong - but Europe? Not so much. There is ...
Horyou's 4th Edition of SIGEF at EXPO 2017 Astana, in Kazakhstan
PR.com (press release)
On the 6th and 7th of September, Horyou and the SIGEF team will lead an official visit to the country pavilions of EXPO 2017 Astana, the biggest future energy gathering this year. "We are thrilled to bring our SIGEF international delegations to connect ...
Air Astana was built without state subsidies, says airline president
Air Astana introduced Stopover Holiday, a programme to attract more transit tourists. Passengers travelling through Kazakhstan to an international destination with more than ten hours between connecting flights can stay in a hotel in Almaty or the ...
Kazakhstan Capital of Astana May Soon Be Hot Tourist Destination ...
For many people, Kazakhstan is probably best known as the home of fictional newscaster Borat, who made a mockery of the former Soviet republic in the hit ...
More than 300,000 people have attended EXPO 2017 in two weeks ...
This City You've Never Heard Of Might Be Europe's Next Big Destination
Just 20 years ago, Astana was an empty expanse of the Kazakh Steppe, home only to a former Gulag prison camp. In 1997, President Nursultan Nazabeyev declared the city—then named Akmola, or “a white grave”—Kazakhstan's new capital. Snow blankets ...
Government employment, training policies show positive results
ASTANA – One-hundred-seventy-four individuals started their own businesses and 384 loans were granted in the first half of this year as part of the second direction of the Productive Employment and Mass Entrepreneurship Development programme, announced ...
Astana to become most attractive city in Eurasia by 2020, says mayor
Astana should become one of the key centres for holding various forums, summits, business conferences and cultural and sporting events, because the city has a quality and developed infrastructure for this – airports, train stations, hotels, wide ...
Is Astana the New Tourism Hot Spot? | TravelPulse
A nod by the New York Times, two major new hotels and the World Expo are driving new interest in this central Asian city.
WATG and Wimberly Interiors unveil the design of St. Regis Astana
WATG hospitality design firm and Wimberly Interiors, a design studio of WATG, are pleased to reveal the design of the St. Regis Astana, inspired by Kazakhstan's mythology and traditions. Set to open in June 2017, this iconic hotel marks the first entry ...
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