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October 20 2015

​Cold water in town will be turned off for 6 hours

"AtyrauSuArnasy" (AtyrauWaterWorks) informed that in connection with seasonal chlorination of water treatment facilities and distributive networks of the city they are planning to temporarily turn off cold water supply in Atyrau from 1pm to 6pm on October 23.


October 19 2015

​Press Attache David Gamble: "It's not possible to be among 30 top without strong NGOs"

On October 14, David Gamble, the first secretary of the US Embassy in Kazakhstan, paid one-day visit to Atyrau. Our meeting took place thanks to the initiative of the American Embassy in Kazakhstan.


Krasnoyarsk «Millenium» circus is in town!

For the first time big circus arena from Krasnoyarsk arrives to Atyrau! FIND the COUPON in Ak Zhaik newspaper published on October 15 and RECEIVE the DISCOUNT of 1000 tenge!


October 16 2015

Atyrau paid last respect to Nyrlan Balgimbayev (+PHOTOS, +UPDATE)

By Zulfiya Bainekeeva

Today, October 16, the funeral of the former prime minister of the country Nurlan Balgimbayev took place in Atyrau. In the morning at the house of the deceased (on river embankment near “Atyrau" sanatorium) Muslim ceremony of zhanaza-prayer was held and farewell ceremony took place at the House of Culture named after Dina Nurpeissova.


October 15 2015

Medieval Saraishyk will be re-created

“Medieval Saraishyk" project is ready for re-creation. The ancient settlement Saraidzhuk, founded in the 13th century, will not be re-built, but its "copy" will be re-created within one and a half kilometers from the old settlement.


October 14 2015

​Ex-Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Nurlan Balgimbayev Passed Away (+UPDATE)

Today, 14 October, in Atyrau at the age of 68, after a long battle with cancer ex-Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Nurlan Balgimbayev passed away.


​Death of operator in Tengiz

Fatal accident took place in Tengiz at the company “Speedy Zholdas".


October 12 2015

​Police patrols going at wedding corteges

From Friday through Sunday the traffic police of Atyrau Municipal Department of Internal Affairs performed raids on identification of violators among drivers and passengers of wedding corteges.

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October 9 2015

​Upcoming week will be cold

"Kazhydromet" weather forecasting agency informed that warm weather will only come at the end of next week.


October 7 2015

​Cold snap and wet snow in the western regions of Kazakhstan

Weather forecast for 8-10 October, 2015 from Kazhydromet.


October 6 2015

​EBRD, TCO launching new program to support SMEs

In the framework of "Aktau Declaration: Synergies and localization" forum held in the city of Almaty, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and Tengizchevroil (TCO) have signed an agreement to support small and medium-sized businesses in Kazakhstan.


​Boat trips along the Ural River

During the celebration of the City Day the citizens of Atyrau were presented with new river boat for trips along the Ural river. Aksakals (old respected men) Esen Taskinbaev and Oryngali Karasaev cut the symbolical red ribbon and suggested to name it simply "Atyrau".


October 5 2015

​New shopping centers and hotels will be built in Atyrau - Mayor

In the next few years the architectural look of the city will considerably change, a few interesting facilities will be built in Atyrau, - said the Mayor of the city, Nurlybek Ozhaev to the journalists.


October 2 2015

​Sturgeon plant - the first in the rating

According to the results of the National business rating the Atyrau sturgeon fish-breeding plant, located in Erkin-kala village of Atyrau Oblast, has been recognized as the leader in the branch in 2015, and in the nomination "The Best Manager of 2015" - the winner became the director of this plant Rashiden Kalidullin, has been reported on RoK Ministry of Agriculture web


September 30 2015

​How we are going to celebrate the City Day

According to the tradition Atyrau will celebrate the City Day at the beginning of October. The festive program is very rich and varied:


September 29 2015

​550th anniversary of Kazakh khanate celebrated in Saraishyk

Celebration dedicated to the 550th anniversary of formation of the Kazakh khanate was held in Saraishyk village on the square next to the Mausoleum built in honour of seven khans that were buried here. State and public figures, scientists-turcologists from Russia, China, India and other countries, cultural figures and men of arts, foreign guests participated at the event.


​KMG EP appoints new Chief Executive Officer

JSC "KMG EP" ("KMG EP" or the "Company") announces that Kurmangazy Iskaziev has been appointed General Director (CEO) of KMG EP by the Board of Directors.


September 28 2015

Worley Parsons downsizing its personnel

The editorial office has received the letter from employees of Worley Parsons Kazakhstan -oilfield services company, where they informed about downsizing of local staff.


September 25 2015

Atyrau vs Ordabasy: No room for error

FC Atyrau presents a promotional video of the upcoming meeting with FC Ordabasy (Shymkent).

"Atyrau" football club will play with FC Ordabasy (Shymkent) in the 27th round of Premier League on Saturday, September 26th. According to the press service of FC Atyrau, the game will be played at "Munaishy" central stadium at 16:30 local time. Tickets will be sold.


September 22 2015

​Tomorrow you are invited to public hearings on Kashagan

Tomorrow, September 23, at 11.00 o'clock in Renaissance hotel NCOC will hold public hearings on the draft Plan of nature protection activities for 2016.


​Kurban-Ait (Feast of Sacrifice) will begin on September 24

On September 24, the main Muslim holiday – Kurba-Ait will be started. This day, Thursday, will be a non-working day in Kazakhstan.


September 21 2015

Bodies of soldiers who died during military drills were laid to rest

The bodies of soldiers who drowned on September 18 during military exercises "Center-2015" in Aktau: - Asylzhan Makhambetov and Bagytzhan Kalybai from Atyrau Oblast, were laid to rest.


They died one month before "demobilization" from the army (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

On September 18, four servicemen of regular service drowned in Aktau during drills "Center-2015".