June 2016



By Kim Shtern

International Finance Centre "Astana" ( IFCA) will be ready to receive its first clients after the exhibition EXPO-2017. This date declares personally managing MFTSA Kairat Kelimbetov. Despite the fact that Western investors to the idea with some skepticism, and the Russian fear that the "Astana" in danger of becoming the new offshore zone, the potential of Kazakhstan to occupy a niche "financial harbor" Eurasian region there.

Central Asia safe haven for over 3,000 refugees - UNHCR Regional Representative

UNHCR REpresentative In year 2000, the UN General Assembly in its resolution decided that from 2001, June 20 would be celebrated as World Refugee Day. It was the year marking the 50th anniversary of the 1951 Convention relating to the Status of Refugees. Since then, on this day tribute is paid to the courage and resilience of families forced to leave their homes fleeing from war and persecution.