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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".


September 18 2015

President in Atyrau: "Those who groundlessly speak ill, will be cruelly punished"

Today the working visit of the president of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev to Atyrau has been completed.


September 17 2015

Expats with fake diplomas

No man, no problem – that's what they think in the Migration police administration of the regional Internal Affairs Department, if to judge by very poor results of their audit of migration legislation violations conducted on employees of Atyrau branch of BMT ARGOS B.V. company.

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September 14 2015

CPC Completes Expansion Phase 1 in Kazakhstan

Caspian Pipeline Consortium has commissioned the upgraded Tengiz and Atyrau pump stations. An official commissioning ceremony was held in Atyrau on September 9, marking Expansion phase 1 completion in Kazakhstan.


September 11 2015

New honorary Consul of South Korea appointed in Atyrau

On September 8-9, the Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the Republic of Korea in Kazakhstan Cho YONGCHON visited Atyrau with working visit. The main purpose of his visit was the appointment of the honourable consul of Korea in Atyrau. Famous businessman, the former head of Atyrau Oblast Sagat Tougelbaev was appointed as the council.


September 10 2015

Companies employing foreign labour violated the law

The prosecutor's office of the Zhyloi District revealed the facts of violation of the RoK Labour Code in the foreign limited liability partnerships working in the region.


September 9 2015

"​Gallery play" or Continuation of "Caspian Sulfur Company” LLP dispute

On September 8, 2015 near the buildings of the Justice Department and Prosecutor's Office of Atyrau Oblast T. Kizatova, the Chairman of the Public Association "Demos", made a public speech. She allegedly represents the interests of Caspian Sulfur Company LLP.