Daily Monitor

February 11, 2019

Qatar revamps investment strategy after Kushner…

When news emerged that Qatar may have unwittingly helped bail out a New York skyscraper owned by the family of Jared Kushner, Donald Trump’s son-in-law, eyebrows were raised in Doha.
February 11, 2019

Russia, Turkey agree to ‘take decisive measures…

Defence ministers meet amid calls from Moscow for Ankara to do more to remove hard-line fighters from the province.
February 8, 2019

Russia says ready to help Taliban talks on US …

Offer made after Taliban leaders met with Afghan representatives in Moscow during 'very successful' negotiations.
February 8, 2019

Over 50,000 Turkish citizens live in Azerbaijan

As many as 55,000 Turkish citizens live in Azerbaijan, Trend reports with reference to the Turkish Foreign Ministry.
February 8, 2019

Russia: we would be open to U.S. proposals for …

Russia would be prepared to consider new proposals from the United States to replace a suspended Cold War-era nuclear pact with a broader treaty that includes more countries, Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said on Thursday.
January 31, 2019

Georgia moves closer to transit deal with Russia

Tbilisi has set up a commission to implement a long-stalled deal with Russia to establish trade corridors through Abkhazia and South Ossetia. But political minefields lie ahead.
January 31, 2019

North Korea’s Kim ‘believes in’ Trump ahead …

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un spoke highly of U.S. President Donald Trump, state media said on Thursday, and expressed satisfaction over the results of talks between officials from both countries about a second summit between Kim and Trump.
January 31, 2019

Malaysia elects new king …

Malaysia has elected Sultan Abdullah of Pahang as its new king after the shock abdication of the previous monarch.
January 31, 2019

US-China trade talks: Technology theft may …

For anyone likely to be hurt by rising trade tariffs between the world's top two economies, time is running out fast. There's just over a month to go before a truce in their dispute between the United States and China ends on March 1, and Washington more than doubles tariffs on $200bn worth of imported Chinese goods to 25 percent.
January 17, 2019

Oil extraction up 6.3% in Kazakhstan in 2018

Oil output in 2018 in Kazakhstan made 77,491mn tonnes i.e. 6.3% higher against 2017, Kazinform correspondent reports.
January 17, 2019

Kazakhstan’s agri-production up 3.4% in 2018

Gross output of agriculture, forestry and fishery of Kazakhstan for January-December 2018 grew by 3.4% than in the same period of 2017 to hit KZT 4,410 bln, the Statistics Committee of the National Economy Ministry reports.
January 17, 2019

What’s behind the newly approved Italian welfare..

The Italian government approved a set of welfare reforms on Thursday deemed unsustainable for Italy’s economy by critics.
January 11, 2019

KASE morning session: USDKZT_TOM = 375.66 (+1,03)

The morning foreign currency trading session ended on Kazakhstan Stock Exchange (KASE). For USDKZT_TOM this session is the main one. 19 banks traded in the session. Все права защищены. Используйте активную ссылку на inform.kz https://www.inform.kz/en/kase-morning-session-usdkzt_tom-375-66-1-03_a3487057
January 11, 2019

Oil prices greatly up Все права защищены. Использ

The crude oil prices went up significantly during Wednesday's trading sessions on the exchanges of London and New York, Kazinform correspondent reports. RELATED NEWS
January 11, 2019

Astana to host Bolashaq Business Forum

Successful Kazakhstani entrepreneurs will share their business experience and tell how to build own business during the Bolashaq Business Forum in Astana, Kazinform correspondent cites the Bolashaq Association.
December 24, 2018

Trump’accepts Erdogan’s invitation’to visit Turkey

Turkish presidential spokesperson says US president wants to make the trip next year but a date has not been set.
December 24, 2018

How Russia-Belarus ties evolved over the years

A look at how the neighbours' relations changed in recent years with trade and Belarus' sovereignty under the spotlight.
December 24, 2018

Turkey supports UN plan for Syria constitution

Turkey supports an anticipated U.N. plan to form a commission on Syria to rewrite the war-torn country's constitution, Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said Tuesday.
December 24, 2018

China imports zero U.S. soybeans in November

China's soybean imports from the United States plunged to zero in November, marking the first time since the trade war between the world's two largest economies started that China, the world's largest soybean buyer, has imported no U.S. supplies.
December 24, 2018

Oil plunges 6%as economic slowdown fears grip mark

Oil prices plunged more than 6 percent to the lowest level in more than a year on Monday, pulling back sharply late in the session as fears of an economic slowdown rattled the market.