kazpravda.kz. “Experts assessed impact of anti-Russian sanctions on Kazakhstan’s economy” - The impact should be viewed in the frames of present economic situation in Russia and the West, KazISS says. Anti-Russian sanctions will not impact the economy of Kazakhstan, said the first deputy director of Kazakhstan’s Institute for Strategic Studies (KazISS) under the RK President Leila Muzaparova, Kazpravda.kz. correspondent reports.
gulfnews.com. “One in 10 do not have a close friend and even more feel unloved, survey finds” - Millions of people in the UK do not have a single friend and one in five feel unloved, according to a survey published on Tuesday by the relationship charity Relate.
hurriyetdailynews.com. “Obama congratulates Erdoğan on phone” - U.S. President Barack Obama has called Turkey’s president-elect, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, and "congratulated" him for his latest poll victory.
Obama called Erdoğan in the evening of Aug. 12 as a first in recent months. Erdoğan had earlier complained on a television programme that he couldn't speak to Obama "for a long time."
“I will die in a few weeks, but life is still beautiful” - Ann and Özgür have been a couple for the past 23 years, but time is running out as she battles the final stage of ovarian cancer. Doctors provided her with two options: Either continue on with chemotherapy at hospital or spend your last days with your husband and children at home. She picked the second option. Here is her story.
ria.ru. “Western Media Starts Telling Truth About Situation in Eastern Ukraine - Lavrov” -Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday that Western media reports started showing the true picture of what is going on in southeastern Ukraine and thanked the journalists for their contribution to covering the events in the conflict-torn region.
kazpravda.com. “SsangYong Nomad assembled in Kostanay to be sold at Russian market” - SUV SsangYong Nomad assembled in Kostanai will soon be sold at Russian market. Press service of the LLP SaryarkaAutoProm informed that SUV SsangYong Nomad will soon be sold at the Russian market. By the way, a year ago, the official representative of SsangYong Motor Company in Russia - "DC SanYong" stated that South Korean cars of this brand, assembled in Kazakhstan, will not appear at the Russian market. The reason for this was the fact that the "DC SanYong" is the exclusive representative of the brand in Russia and is the "holder of an exclusive license for the trademark SsangYong in Russia".