kazakhstan

Will Kazakhstan Take a New Approach to Fighting Extremists?

Andrey Grishin 13.01.20

With new president Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev, Kazakhstan has seen minimum progress regarding people persecuted for their political and religious beliefs. The global community tries to make their contribution to this progress. Nevertheless, “religious” trials never end, and it’s impossible to acquit persons charged with “extremism” and “terrorism”. (more…)

Infographics: Why China Invests in Kazakhstan?

Aslan Seitov 20.12.19

According to experts, Kazakhstan needs to use Chinese investments as a launching pad into diversification of national economy. 

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Parliamentary campaign in Kazakhstan: start without start

«The next parliamentary elections are not inferior to the presidential in importance and significance. However, politically, the upcoming campaign will be much more complicated and intense. This is due to major changes in the power-society line», – said political observer Baurzhan Tolegenov, in an article written specifically for CABAR.asia.

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Protests in Kazakhstan: From Tariffs to Transition of Power

cabar.asia 16.12.19

There’s no official statistics regarding the number of protests in Kazakhstan. Therefore, the only source of information is publications in the media and data provided by non-governmental organisations.
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Rapes Classified as Grievous Crime in Kazakhstan

Zulfiya Raissova 10.12.19

According to experts, the problem won’t be solved by toughened punishment only. It requires a complex approach.

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One Third of Kazakhstan Schools Have Outdoor Toilets Only

cabar.asia 05.12.19

Until 2021, the akimats of cities and regions of Kazakhstan should totally eliminate outdoor school toilets and build them inside educational institutions. This decision was taken after a schoolgirl was raped in an outdoor toilet. 

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Kazakhstan Evacuated 14 Kids from Iraq

cabar.asia 29.11.19

Kazakhstani diplomats organised the humanitarian action by order of the country’s leadership and by requests of kids’ mothers and relatives.
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Kazakhstan May Introduce Compulsory Insurance against Medical Errors

cabar.asia 28.11.19

In Kazakhstan, the government allocates billions of dollars every year to the public health system, yet the quality of medical services leaves much to be desired.

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Kazakhstan Wants to Toughen Liability for Paedophilia

Gulnaz Mustafa 21.11.19

However, human rights activists think this is not enough and liability for domestic violence should be toughened as well. It all usually starts with physical aggression, which can one day turn into sexual abuse.

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Infographic: Kazakhstan is the leader among EAEU by external migration

Zulfiya Raissova 11.11.19

According to official data, in the last 10 years more than 321 thousand people left Kazakhstan. This number equals the population size in the town of Semei, where 323,199 people live as of January 1, 2019.  Over 25 per cent of emigrants are people in the age of 15 to 28 years old.

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