There is said to be a note of “cautious optimism” going into the second and final day of indirect peace talks between the Syrian government and rebel…
Syria's opposition and government representatives are meeting in Astana, in the latest efforts to secure peace after a six-year long civil war.
Since 11:00 CET on Thursday May 26,you have been able to follow live the plenary session from the Astana Economic Forum. In this session speakers
It could have ended in tragedy. A plane in Kazakhstan was forced to touch down on Sunday without its front landing gear after a technical
The Astana Pro Team was officially unveiled at the Saryarka velodrome in Astana on The Kazakh outfit celebrated its tenth birthday in style as big
Over the past year the global energy sector has been profoundly shaken. Oil prices have more than halved to below $50 per barrel, under pressure from
During September and October, Kazakhstan celebrates the 550th anniversary of the formation of the Kazakh Khanate. The Khanate, which has existed from
Japan thrashed surprise finalists Poland to win the women’s team title at the World Judo Championships in Astana, Kazakhstan. Having already beaten
Tina Trstenjak handed Slovenia it’s first world judo championship gold medal after reigning supreme in the women’s under 63 kilo class. The final, on
Japan’s Kaori Matsumoto clinched a victory in the 57kg category at the World Judo Championships in Kazakhstani capital, Astana . The London Olympic
Japan’s Misato Nakamura has won gold in the 52kg category at the World Judo Championship’s in Astana. The Kazakhstani cheered on as Nakumura saw off
Paula Pareto celebrated her first world title beating Haruna Asami in the under 48 kilo class on the opening day of the World Judo Championships in
A statue in Astana celebrates the legacy of Kerey and Zhanibek Khan
The rich history and culture of Kazakhstan is under the spotlight this year as the country celebrates the 550th anniversary of Kazakh
Aliya Bakirova, an Astana guide, gave euronews some extra details about the monument to the founders of the Kazakh state.
Construction of the Bayterek Tower began in 1997, the year the capital was moved from Almaty to Astana
What strikes you about Astana when you get up close is the diverse range of architectural styles, some classic and some neo-futuristic. The
Euronews spoke to Saule Suyundukova at the Bayterek Tower in Astana. We asked her about some of the main features and why it is so popular.
A key topic at the Astana Economic Forum 2015 was what did the countries gain and lose by joining the EEU. This week Kyrgyzstan became the latest Central Asian country to join the bloc.
As part of its international tour, Kazakhstan’s young Astana Ballet Theatre from Kazakhstan was in Hungary, where it performed to a sold-out theatre
Kazakhstan is voting in presidential elections on Sunday which are likely to see President Nursultan Nazarbayev renew his 26-year rule for another
Russian president Vladimir Putin has met with the president of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko, and the president of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev
The first China-Kazakhstan snow cultural tourism festival opened on Thursday in the border city of Khorgos in China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous
Pro-tour cycling team Astana have retained their elite status for the 2015 season despite suffering a series of doping cases within the outfit. The
Energy efficiency and security are big issues, along with finding better ways to reduce production of carbon gases, and experts from around the world
Five medals were up for grabs on day one of the Judo Grand Prix, Astana. Mongolia’s Otgontsetseg Galbadrakh celebrated victory in the women’s under
Kazakhstan has officially received the Expo 2017 flag. The exhibition will take place in the capital Astana – the first time in the former Soviet
Russia, Kazakhstan and Belarus have signed into being an economic union The pact is intended to boost co-operation between the ex-Soviet neighbours
The presidents of Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan have signed a deal to create a vast trading bloc, hoping that it will challenge the economic might
More than 700 delegates from around 70 countries were present at the 12th Eurasian Media Forum in Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan. Famous