Kazakstan


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Noun1.Kazakstan - a landlocked republic to the south of Russia and to the northeast of the Caspian SeaKazakstan - a landlocked republic to the south of Russia and to the northeast of the Caspian Sea; the original Turkic-speaking inhabitants were overrun by Mongols in the 13th century; an Asian soviet from 1936 to 1991
CIS, Commonwealth of Independent States - an alliance made up of states that had been Soviet Socialist Republics in the Soviet Union prior to its dissolution in Dec 1991
Alma-Ata, Almaty - the largest city in Kazakhstan and the capital until 1998
Asia - the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
Kazakhstani - a native or inhabitant of Kazakhstan
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The group now operates in Turkey, Kazakstan, Russia, Turkmenistan, Poland, Dubai, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.
Maulenov said the state has important support to Kazakstan's free economy region.
Then came a 2003 three-way agreement between Russia, Azerbaijan and Kazakstan which used a compartmentalised model for dividing the sea.
Il manquera notamment les deux prochains matches eliminatoires de l'Euro-2012 de l'Allemagne face a la Turquie le 8 octobre et au Kazakstan quatre jours plus tard.
Alliance Bank (ASBN.KZ), Kazakstan's fourth-largest bank by assets, has said that the banking regulator had ordered it to develop debt restructuring plans as Alliance suspended its March 19 debt repayment, Dow Jones has reported.
It is recorded from eastern Siberia, southern Russia, northwest China, Kazakstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, northern Tajikistan, northern Iran, Azerbaijan, Armenia, northern Turkey, southern Ukraine, northern Greece, Macedonia, Romania (Table 1).
missiles fired from across the border Saturday and 17 militants from Kazakstan were killed in an encounter with Pakistani security forces in North Waziristan on Sunday.
The ACD, launched in 2002 under Thailand's initiative, currently groups Bahrain, Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Kazakstan, South Korea, Kuwait, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Oman, Pakistan, the Philippines, Qatar, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Vietnam.
Construction of an oil pipeline connecting Kazakstan and China will begin later this year.
Japanese Foreign Minister Yoriko Kawaguchi left Wednesday on a nine-day trip to Uzbekistan, Kazakstan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Mongolia.
said Tuesday it has begun construction of a thermoelectric plant in Kazakstan that is designed to help reduce greenhouse-gas emissions in line with the Kyoto Protocol.
Nobody has contracted bubonic plague in the UK for hundreds of years, but it is still common in areas such as Kazakstan, and as recently as last year, cases were diagnosed in New York.