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July 24

Bilateral discussions about disappearing Ural River

The joint meeting of the Kazakhstan-Russian commission on protection of cross-border water facilities was held in Atyrau. The commission reviewed the issue of shallowing of the Ural River.

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July 23

In anticipation of billions in environmental fines-2

On July 23, the cassation board of Atyrau regional court after review, dismissed the appeal filed by NCOC and Agip KCO about recognizing the instruction issued by the Department of Ecology as illegal. The instruction was about the payment of ecological damage in the amount of 134,2bn tenge.

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Today Muslims celebrate Kadyr Tuni - Night of the Holy Quran Revelation

To-night, from 23d to 24th July, the Muslims of Kazakhstan and thought the world will meet Kadyr Tuni - the 27th holy night of the month of Ramadan, which stands for the Night of the Holy Quran Revelation. This night is told to be around the last ten days on Ramadan. This night is believed to be the one on which Muhammad first received the revelation of the Holy Quran.

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Roads are closed for repairs on July 23

On July 23, due to road repairs the movement of traffic on the following streets will be restricted:

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Atyrau-Zharyk power supply company denies allegations about large-scale bribe giving

Earlier we reported that on July 1, 2014, RoK Financial Police officers detained the chairman of Kazakhstan Agency for Regulation of Natural Monopolies Murat Ospanov in Astana over suspicion in $300US bribe taking for lobbing the interests of a certain “monopoly entity”. Yesterday it became clear that “monopoly entity” is Atyrau Zharyk company (supplier of electricity).

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July 22

Roads closed for repairs

On July 22, the traffic movement on the following streets will be restricted due to repair works:

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July 21

Roads closed for repairs on July 21

On July 21 due to road repairs the movement of traffic along the section of the road on Makhambet Street (from Azattyk Avenue till Nasikha/Rakhat market) will be restricted on even-numbered lanes. 

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July 18

On board of crashed Boeing -777 was Kashagan employee - Malaysian citizen with his family

On board of ill-fated Flight MH17 there was an entire family (with 4 children) from Malaysia - who were on their way back from Atyrau, Kazakhstan transiting via Amsterdam and further to their home- Kuala Lumpur. The head of the family was NCOC employee who worked at North Caspian Project. 

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4-y.o. girl hit her head against tiled floor in supermarket and died

On July 15, in Zhumysker village as the result of an accident 4-y.o. girl died in the supermarket.

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Owner hit to death by his bull

A man died in a rare bull attack fatality in the village of Akkistau, Issatai District, Atyrau Oblast.

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Roads closed for repairs on July 18

On July 18, in Atyrau due to road repairs the following streets will be closed for traffic:

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July 17

Mayor promised to get rid of mosquitoes and landfill smoke

On July 16, at the 26th regular session of the city council, newly appointed Mayor of Atyrau Nurlybek Ozhaev reported for half-year period of work.

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Illegal Chinese drillers

During joint raid of Issatai District Internal Affairs Department and Migration police department it revealed that 10 citizens of China were illegally staying on the territory of Atyrau Oblast.

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Roads closed for repairs on July 17

On July 17, in Atyrau due to road repairs the following streets will be closed for traffic:

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July 16

Boy drowned at the moment when young guy was rescued

On July 15, a real tragedy happened on the city beach near “Atyrau” Sports and Recreation Center.

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3 passengers out of 6 were killed in traffic accident in Atyrau Oblast

On July 15 two fatal traffic accidents took place in Atyrau Oblast.

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In Ak Zhaik newspaper 2014 FIFA World Cup Predictions contest - 3 winners

To recall, our readers were requested to answer three questions in the form published in the newspaper: what two teams will play in the final, who will become world champion and what will be the score of the final match.

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Roads closed for repairs on July 16

On July 16, in Atyrau due to road repairs the following streets will be closed for traffic:

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July 15

Atyrau was presented with governmental highway and brand new asphalt

1 billion 280 million tenge were allocated from the government reserve for resurfacing of the airport road and the square in front of it.

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July 14

Time is money

When you drive to Atyrau from Airport on the slope of two-level road crossing a new “flower” clock has appeared. Original landscape design cost the local budget 20 mln tenge.

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July 11

Roads closed for repairs on July 12

On July 12 in Atyrau due to road repairs the following streets will be closed for traffic:

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In anticipation of billions in environmental fines

The Ecology Department of Atyrau Oblast appealed to Specialized inter-district economic court with the statement of claim about collecting from Agip KCO an ecological fine amounting to 134,2bn tenge.

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Fish market on water

Fish market on water has opened on July 10 in Atyrau. Various fish products are offered on the market.

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Causer of fatal traffic accident released on bail

The secretary of Atyrau city court # 2 Altyngul Maeva, who caused fatal traffic accident on July 2 at the intersection of Makhambet-Satybaldiev streets was released on bail. As a result of accident 46-y.o female pedestrian was killed and few cars damaged (see “Car accident with fatal outcome in Atyrau”).

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July 10

PM Massimov arrived to Atyrau

On July 9, Tamara Duissenova, the Minister of Labour and Social Protection of the Population visited Atyrau. She arrived with the group of officials accompanying PM Karim Massimov during his business trip to regions.

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Roads closed for repairs on July 10

On July 10 in Atyrau due to road repairs Pushkin Street (the section between Satpayev and Kulmanov Streets) will be closed.

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July 8

Deadly swim

On July 7, near Geolog township a tragedy took place in the Ural River.

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Ban for alcohol sales near schools lifted, instead restricting hours are enforced

As of July 12, the ban on alcohol sale in the shops located within 100 meters from kindergartens and educational establishments will be lifted.

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July 3

Car accident with fatal outcome in Atyrau (Video, Photos, + Update)

Road accident with a fatal outcome took place at the intersection of Makhambet and Satybaldiev Streets on July 2 in Atyrau.

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July 4

Kite flyers competition - Wow, what a kite!

On July 6, at 6pm the sky over Issatai and Makhambet Square will blossom with bright colours: the city will celebrate the birthday of the capital city Astana with a festival of kites.

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July 3

Kazakhstan to celebrate Astana Day for three days

This year Kazakhstan will celebrate the capital Astana Day for three days in a row. As July 6 falls on Sunday, the day off will be moved to Monday, July 7.  Therefore, this year the holidays are from July 5 thru to July 7.

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July 2

New drill bit plant commissioned in Atyrau

Today Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev gave a start to Atyrau plant producing drill bits, inform.kz reports.

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July 1

Airport highway to open back on July 9

Scheduled for July 1 the opening of the airport highway is postponed till July 9.

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Kulsary family have triplets

On June 26, Elvira Aidenova, the citizen of Kulsary, gave birth to triplets in Atyrau regional maternity hospital: two boys and a girl.

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June 30

Muslim world begins holy month of Ramadan

This weekend the Muslim world began making the beginning of the holy fasting season of Ramadan. In this connection the Imam of Atyrau Oblast Mosque Batyrzhan Mansurov conducted press-conference dedicated to the holy month. 

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Quote of the week

Talgat Ermegiyaev, Chairman of the Board of Astana EXPO-2017 National Company:

-  I guarantee that the project will pay back. But we shouldn’t estimate the value of EXPO only in money terms.

(said during an interview to Forbes.kz)

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