Kazakhstan’s President Nursultan Nazarbayev , who has ruled the former Soviet republic since 1989, will continue to dictate policy even after his retirement under bills passed by parliament.
Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev urged the Iranian regime to follow his country’s lead and swear off nuclear arms.
KazMunaiGaz National Co., Kazakhstan’s state energy company, plans to raise $500 million by selling a 5 percent stake in its London-traded unit to citizens of the Central Asian country.
Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev’s ruling party maintained its dominant role in parliament even as two other parties unexpectedly won seats following the worst violence in the oil-rich nation in 20 years.
Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev named Krymbek Kusherbayev as deputy prime minister as he forms a new government following the departure of the Central Asian nation’s longest-serving premier.
Kazakhstan is providing 500 billion tenge ($2.7 billion) tapped from its oil fund to attract co- financing from international lenders for an economic overhaul.
"Our independence is our dearest treasure."
- Nursultan Nazarbayev on Dec 11, 2014