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  1. English Court of Appeal Ruling Emphasises Need for Care When...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Commercial court litigation is often seen as a tactical weapon that provides a means to a greater end, in an international context the end perhaps being the securing of an English judgment that might then assist parallel proceedings in other jurisdictions. The recent Court of Appeal decision in Anatolie Stati, Gabriel Stati, Ascom Group S.A., Terra Raf Trans Traiding Limited v The Republic of Kazakhstan serves to reinforce that careful thought is needed before embarking on litigation whether for tactical reasons or otherwise given two particular risks that can present themselves: The first risk is that the English court may decline to entertain the claim if it appears that the claimant has no legitimate interest in the proceedings.


  2. What Russia Wins From the Caspian Sea DealRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The St. Petersburg Times

    The Caspian Sea agreement will make it easier to develop disputed oil fields in the Caspian and to construct a gas pipeline between signatories, but there is still more to be negotiated to conclusively divide up the world's largest inland body of water and its natural resources. Russia, Iran, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan signed an agreement on Aug. 12 in Aktau, Kazakhstan to split the Caspian Sea into territorial zones.


  3. 16:40 Kazakh man breaks country's record after knitting 3 days non-stopRead the original story

    Yesterday | AkiPress

    Nurlan Jartybekov from Almaty region knitted a woolen scarf of 30 cm wide and 43 meters long for 72 hours non-stop. He broke the record of Kazakhstan; director of the department for the registration of records in the Kazakhstan book of records Bakytjan Tastulekov handed over a certificate to Nurlan.


  4. Freedom (FRHC) Rating Lowered to Hold at ValuEngineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IntersportsWire

    ... Holding Corp. engages in the securities brokerage, financial services, and banking businesses in Russia and Kazakhstan. The company was formerly known as BMB Munai, Inc and changed its name to Freedom Holding Corp. Freedom Holding Corp. was ...


  5. Volume of industrial production in Kazakhstan increasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Today.Az

    The volume of industrial production in Kazakhstan has increased by 5.1 percent in January-July 2018, the Chairman of the Committee for Industrial Development and Industrial Safety of the Ministry of Investment and Development of the Republic of Kazakhstan Almas Batanov said at a briefing, the Kazakh media reported. "At the end of the first seven months of 2018, the volume of industrial production in Kazakhstan has increased by 5.1 percent, in particular by 5.4 percent in the mining industry, by 4.9 percent in the manufacturing industry," Batanov said.


  6. A sea and thousands of concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tehran Times

    The name of the "Caspian Sea" has been recently heard more than any other time! In the meantime, there are rumors, ambiguities and, of course, concerns that need to be described in the Convention on the Legal Status of the Caspian Sea which was signed on August 12 in the port city of Aktau, Kazakhstan. Accordingly, there are some important points that calls for attention and scrutiny.


  7. 16:24 Initial public ordering of Kazakhtelecom, Air Astana and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AkiPress

    CEO Samruk-Kazyna welfare fund Akhmetzjan Yesimov briefed the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev on the results the fund's activities in the first 7 months of the current year and plans for the forthcoming period. The main indicators for the first half of the year are positive.


  8. Putin, Pashinian Discuss CSTO RowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Armenian Liberty

    ... to the appointment of another Armenian head of the military alliance of six former Soviet republics. Putin and Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev discussed the matter when they met in the Kazakh city of Aktau on August 12. Nazarbayev said ...


  9. Russia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan flexible in adoption of Convention on Caspian SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Trend

    The largest contribution in signing the Convention to determine the status of the Caspian Sea, was made by Russia, Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan, candidate of historical sciences, senior lecturer of the Russian History Department of Astrakhan State University, the head of the Center for International and Social and Political Studies "Caspian-Eurasia" Andrey Syzranov told Trend. "Although all the Caspian countries without exception have done more or less for the solution of the most important Caspian issue, the three countries stand out showing the greatest flexibility," the expert said.


  10. Rouhani to attend Caspian Sea summit in KazakhstanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | Tehran Times

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is scheduled to visit Kazakhstan on Saturday to attend the summit meeting of the Caspian Sea littoral states. Rouhani's most important program in the two-day visit is to participate in the Caspian Sea summit in which a number of important and strategic documents for cooperation will be signed by the five countries bordering the sea.


  11. Abel Sanchez: No Beef? I Hope Canelo Stopped Eating Duck TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Boxing Scene

    "He ran, he stalled, he didn't conquer," so sayeth trainer of the year ABEL SANCHEZ about former two-division world champion Canelo "Beef Jerky" Alvarez, , of Guadalajara, Mexico. Sanchez is putting his star pupil GENNADY "GGG" GOLOVKIN, , from Karaganda, Kazakhstan, boxing's longest-reigning world champion , through his paces at The Summit, the high altitude training camp in Big Bear Lake, Calif., in preparation for the Mexican Independence Day rematch between the two top pound for pound fighters.


  12. Boxing: Kazakhstan eyes high medal count at Asian GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | Times of Oman

    ALMATY, Kazakhstan: Boxing heavyweight Kazakhstan will hope to punch above its weight and rack up another high medal count at the Jakarta Asian Games after finishing fourth at Incheon four years ago. The Central Asian nation of 17 million has traditionally been strong in summer sports such as boxing and judo, and scooped 84 medals, including 28 golds, at the 2014 Games.


  13. Department Press Briefings : Department Press Briefing - August 14, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | State Department

    ... to the Republic of Madagascar and the Union of Comoros; William Moser of North Carolina to the Republic of Kazakhstan; Robert Scott for the Republic of Malawi; Craig Lewis Cloud to the Republic of Botswana; Michael Klecheski to Mongolia. In addition ...


  14. Armenia, Allies 'Still Discussing' New CSTO HeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Armenian Liberty

    ... trying to name his replacement. It remains to be seen whether Russia and others CSTO member states, notably Kazakhstan, will agree to appoint another Armenian as secretary general of the CSTO. A Kremlin official told Russian media earlier this month ...


  15. Golovkin 30-Day Weight For Canelo Rematch - 168.3-PoundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Boxing Scene

    ... live by HBO Pay-Per-View beginning at 8 P.M. ET / 5 P.M. PT. Golovkin (38-0-1, 34 KOs), from Karaganda, Kazakhstan, boxing's longest-reigning world champion (since 2010), stepped on the scale today and weighed 168.3 lbs. well below the 176 lbs. ...


  16. Junkyard Gem: 2005 Chevrolet Aveo SSRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Autoblog

    Remember the Daewoo Lanos , sold in North America for the 1999 through 2002 model years? The successor to the Lanos was the Daewoo Kalos, which was known as the Chevrolet Aveo when sold on our shores. Because so many versions of this car were built around the world, from Bogot to Ust-Kamenogorsk, sufficient aftermarket components were available for the Colorado owner of this '05 Aveo to convert it from invisible rental car to wild-looking Aveo SS .


  17. Turkmenistan: Caspian windfall can't come quickly enoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | EurasiaNet

    On August 12, President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov was in Aktau, Kazakhstan, to take part in the Fifth Caspian Sea Heads of State Summit, where the Convention on the Legal Status of the Caspian Sea was . The treaty is a landmark development for the energy-rich region that should boost prospects for the oft-touted-but-never-routed Turkmenistan's state news agency TDH notably did not hail the agreement as the end-all-be-all for the sea.


  18. Tehran Tries To Face Down Domestic Critics Of Caspian Sea DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Forbes.com

    ... and gas activity in the region as the signatories have avoided dealing with the most contentious issues. AKTAU, KAZAKHSTAN - AUGUST 12, 2018: Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev, Iran's President Hassan Rouhani, Kazakhstan's President Nursultan ...


  19. How the Aral Sea got its Flow BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | ThingsAreGood.com

    Perhaps one of the best examples of human destruction of water resources the Aral Sea , and now it's becoming an example of how humans can repair the damage we've done to our natural bodies of water. We've looked a the sea's restoration before since it's such a fascinating example.


  20. Convention on status of Caspian sea to serve deeper co-op between Caspian statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 14 | Today.Az

    ... on the legal status of the Caspian sea was signed by President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev, President of Russia Vladimir Putin, President of Iran Hassan Rouhani and President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly ...