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Iranian air carrier to resume flights to Kazakhstan

Iranian air carrier to resume flights to Kazakhstan

Kish Air (Iran) will start operating flights on the Tehran-Almaty and Gorgan-Aktau routes. According to Sputnik Kazakhstan, flights will start operating from April 20 with a frequency of one flight per week on each route. Flights will …

Explosion destroys cafe building in Kazakhstan’s Aktau

Explosion destroys cafe building in Kazakhstan’s Aktau

An explosion destroyed a cafe building in Kazakhstan’s Aktau, the press service of the emergencies department of Kazakhstan’s Mangistau region said. "Reports about an explosion at a cafe in the city of Aktau came at …

Geopolitical competition in Caspian region about more than gas and oil

Geopolitical competition in Caspian region about more than gas and oil

Geopolitical competition in the Caspian Sea region over oil and natural gas fields, pipelines carrying these hydrocarbons across that body of water, and security measures intended to protect both have attracted the bulk of the attention of the littoral states as well as outside powers in recent years. But intensifying competition in the Caspian over other issues also deserves attention. Three of these many other forms of rivalry have assumed new prominence in the past several weeks, The Jamestown Foundation writes

Open skies regime launched in airports of 11 Kazakh cities

Open skies regime launched in airports of 11 Kazakh cities

The open skies regime has been launched in the airports of 11 cities of Kazakhstan from November 1, 2019, the Kazakh Ministry of Industry and Infrastructure Development reported. The cities are Nur-Sultan, Shymkent, Aktau, …

Explosive pyrotechnics seized in Aktau

Explosive pyrotechnics seized in Aktau

According to the results of the raid conducted by the Aktau Emergency Management Department in cooperation with the police, dangerous pyrotechnic kits were found and seized on the market of Magash LLP. The pyrotechnics was sold by the …

Fifth Caspian Summit in Aktau: view from Iran

Fifth Caspian Summit in Aktau: view from Iran

The 5th Caspian Summit was held in Aktau yesterday, during which the heads of the Caspian states signed the Convention on the legal status of the Caspian Sea, a document that had been prepared for 22 years. Vestnik Kavkaza asked the …

Fifth Caspian Summit in Aktau: view from Kazakhstan

Fifth Caspian Summit in Aktau: view from Kazakhstan

The 5th Caspian Summit was held in Aktau yesterday, during which the heads of the Caspian states signed the Convention on the legal status of the Caspian Sea, a document that had been prepared for 22 years. Vestnik Kavkaza asked the …

Russian and Kazakh presidents hold talks in Aktau

Russian and Kazakh presidents hold talks in Aktau

Russian President Vladimir Putin held talks with President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev following the Fifth Caspian Summit in Kazakhstan, according to the Kremlin website. …

 Kremlin: Putin preparing for 5th Caspian Summit

Kremlin: Putin preparing for 5th Caspian Summit

Russian President Vladimir Putin is preparing for the "Caspian Five" meeting in Aktau, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. "The president’s preparations for his working visit to Aktau, Kazakhstan, …

Date and venue set for 5th summit of Caspian states

Date and venue set for 5th summit of Caspian states

The 5th summit of the heads of the Caspian states will be held on August 12, the Foreign Minister of Kazakhstan Kairat Abdrakhmanov said. "Foreign ministries of Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Iran, Russia and Turkmenistan …