- Fri, 01/25/2013 - 20:57
Head of the ECOSOS project Bakytzhan Bazarbek said that Kazakhstan could face an ecological disaster in the nearest 10-20 years if it fails to solve the issue of joint use of the Ili and Irtysh rivers with China.
- Mon, 12/03/2012 - 20:43
Many gaps will remain in the story at Arkankergen border post in Kazakhstan, Kazakh political scientist Eduard Poletayev told Trend on Thursday.
- Mon, 06/04/2012 - 00:00
Fifteen bodies -- 14 of them border guards -- were found on May 30 on the Kazakh-Chinese frontier but there are still no clear answers as to how they died.
- Tue, 10/18/2011 - 12:00
Kyrgyzstan's humble and sometimes bumpy progress in recent years has come with investment from Turkey, which is viewed favorably and gratefully here, and from China
- Fri, 06/10/2011 - 12:00
The Kazakh government has violated international law by forcibly returning at least 28 Uzbeks to Uzbekistan, putting their lives and well-being at risk, Human Rights Watch said today.
- Tue, 06/07/2011 - 12:00
This month, NPR is examining the many ways China is expanding its reach in the world — through investments, infrastructure, military power and more.
- Mon, 04/11/2011 - 12:00
To avoid a repeat of last year’s ethnic riots that left more than 400 dead, experts from the Kyrgyz Government, the OSCE, civil society, and ethnic minority groups are drafting a plan to improve multi-ethnic relations.
- Mon, 04/04/2011 - 12:00
Top government officials in Kazakhstan say a strong victory for the incumbent in Sunday’s presidential elections will reinforce their ambitious reform agenda, despite international criticism of the vote.
- Mon, 11/22/2010 - 11:00
Officials in Kazakhstan are developing a grand plan to get virtually everyone in the Central Asian country speaking Kazakh by 2020. Data from a recent survey, however, suggests that Astana’s goal may be overly ambitious.
- Thu, 11/18/2010 - 11:00
The visit by Turkey’s Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu to Beijing a week ago, follows by a scant three weeks the visit by China’s Prime Minister Wen Jiabao to Ankara on 78 October as part of the latter’s European diplomatic tour also including Belgium, Germany, Greece, and Italy in the margin of his participation in an EU-China summit.