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      Kazakhstan Information
Kazakhstan is a transcontinental country situated in Central Asia and Eastern Europe. It is formally the Republic of Kazakhstan. Kazakhstan stands in the ninth position as the largest country in the world. Kazakhstan has an area of 2,727,300 km. The world's biggest landlocked country is Kazakhstan. It is one of the six sovereign Turkic States. Kazakhstan shares a border with Russia, China, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, and also major part of the Caspian Sea. Astana became the capital city of Kazakhstan in 1997, before it was Almaty the largest city in Kazakhstan. Kazakhstan has a variety of flatlands, steppes, taigas, rock-canyons, hills, deltas, and snow-capped mountains to deserts. Kazakhstan stands 62nd in the world for highest population with 16,396,000. Kazakhstan was occupied by nomadic tribes. The Kazakhs appeared as individual assembly, alienated into three groups in 16th century. By the mid-19th century Russian Empire captured Kazakhstan. Consequent civil war after the 1917 Russian Revolution country of Kazakhstan was restructured many times before becoming the Kazakh Soviet Socialist Republic in 1936 and a part of the USSR. Kazakhstan was the place of main Soviet projects, like Khrushchev's Virgin Lands campaign, the Baikonur Cosmodrome, and the Semipalatinsk "Polygon", the USSR's primary nuclear weapon testing site in the 20th century. The independence of Kazakhstan was affirmed on December 16, 1991. The independent Kazakhstan's first president was Nursultan Nazarbayev, the communist leader. To expand the economy, particularly the hydrocarbon industry Kazakhstan follows an objective foreign policy. Kazakhstan's international reputation is gradually increasing and it is now deemed to be the leading state in Central Asia. United Nations, the Euro-Atlantic Partnership Council, the Commonwealth of Independent States, and the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation are some of the international groups to whom Kazakhstan is associated with. Kazakhstan put into action Individual Partnership Action Plan with NATO. Kazakhstan is leading the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe in 2010. In Stalin's rule because of collective exile of various ethnic groups to the country, Kazakhstan is racially and culturally assorted. Kazakhs are the major crowd. Nearly 131 nationalities are there in Kazakhstan like Kazakh, Russian, Ukrainian, Uzbek and Tatar. More than 63% percent of the population is Kazakhs. Kazakhstan permits the liberty of religion. Around three quarters of the population in Kazakhstan are Islam , and Christianity the trust of others. Prominent language in Kazakhstan is Kazakh language.

      Kazakhstan Recreation, Culture and Attractions
Flourishing post-Soviet era now Kazakhstan has modern culture. The customary Kazakh standard of living has merged with power from Western societies as well as those from Kazakhstan's Russian and Chinese neighbors. Gaziza Zhubanova was the first woman to become a classical composer in Kazakhstan, whose masterpiece replicates Kazakh's past and legends. Earlier prior to the Russian invasion, Kazaks had a well-articulated culture depending on the nomadic countrified economy. Islam was initiated to Kazakhstan in between 7th to 12th centuries. Moreover above lamb, various additional traditional foods maintained a representational worth in Kazak culture. Kazakh culture is mainly inclined by a Turkic nomadic standard of living. Animal husbandry was vital to the Kazaks' traditional standard of living, the majority of their nomadic observations and customs recount in several modes to livestock. The habitual Kazak residing is the yurt, a tent made up of a stretchy framework of willow wood covered with unstable thicknesses of felt. The open top allows smoke from the middle hearth to flight. The heat and draft can be restricted by a flap that adjusts the size of the opening. A properly built yurt can be chilled in summer and hot in winter, and it can be installed or uninstalled within an hour. The inner of the yurt has ritual importance and the right side usually is kept aside for men and the left for women. Yurts are also regularly used as a decorative. The leading name in Kazak cultural past is Abay Kunanbaev, a 19th century poet and man of letters who initiated Kazak as a literary language and translate Russian works into Kazak. Kazakhstan is a Turkic language written in a 42-letter version of the Cyrillic alphabet. Lots of people in Kazakhstan converse Russian as Kazak. Kazakhstan is the authorized state language but Russian is the 'language of inter-ethnic contact.

      Kazakhstan Demographics
Kazakhstan total population - 16,396,000
Kazakhstan male population - 7,423,255
Kazakhstan female population - 7,976,182
Kazakhstan Kazakh population - 10,345,876
Kazakhstan Russian population - 3,885,852
Kazakhstan Uzbek population - 475,484
Kazakhstan Ukrainian population - 344,316
Kazakhstan Uyghur population - 229,544
Kazakhstan Tatar population - 213,148
Kazakhstan German population - 180,356
Kazakhstan Others population - 737,820

      Kazakhstan Education
Independence of Kazakhstan from the Soviet Union had a disastrous impact on inhabitants. The lack of funds made Kazakhstan's condition worsen. About one -seventh of the teaching staff was in search for various new jobs as in 1990s the Elementary- and secondary-school staff inadequately poorly paid. In 1994 the situation slightly improved. In 1995 Kazakhstan's establishment made obligatory, socialized secondary school education. The Government of Kazakhstan united with the governments of the Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, and the Aga Khan launch the world's first internationally chartered institution for higher education in 2000, the University of Central Asia (UCA). The UCA will expand from the capital of the Aga Khan Development Network to present an internationally acknowledged standard of higher education in Central Asia. To support the education system in Kazakhstan Asian Development Bank funded approximately $600,000 in 2003 as technical assistance. 137 Peace Corps members to "work in education and NGO development" in 2004 were granted by United States. The republic constitution of Kazakhstan holds the powers to admission process to Kindergarten. The minimum age to enroll a child in Kindergarten is five years. Kindergartens at present train the students both Kazakh and Russian languages. Inadequate funds declined the eminence of kindergartens and further it was short of hot meals, the food supplied was of low value and buildings were not renovated. Primary education in Kazakhstan begins at an age of six years. The primary schools are state-owned whereas the secondary education has constitutionally guarded privileges. The Ministry of education holds the powers to decide the prospectus of primary and secondary schools. The government supplies the text books for the students in schools. The primary education is offered for no cost. The optional activities like sports programs, music programs, and sometimes lab equipment or other special equipment are charged. The first track is an all-purpose secondary school which wraps grades 10 -11 and gives common education coating a range of subjects. Secondary schooling has two levels. They are lower secondary school and higher secondary school. After the completion of lower secondary school, three tracks are offered for higher secondary education. Students are liberated to decide any one track of higher secondary education. Graduates of all the three tracks are qualified to get the admission in the university. Colleges are nationalized and self invested. The universities, pursuing the Russian method, spotlights totally on education and do not take on the research. Universities have their own rules and regulations for the set of courses. The tertiary education consists of four levels in Kazakhstan: Bachelors degree typically a four-year degree, Specialist degree typically a five year degree and more demanding than the bachelors Masters degree typically a two year degree, generally corresponding to the Western masters and Doctoral degree typically a five year program. Rector heads the universities. The president of Kazakhstan allots rector. Rector holds the significant power over the establishment, favoring all assessment as well as those about set of courses, personnel, and admission. The top two universities in Kazakhstan are al-Farabi Kazakh National University in Almaty and Eurasian National University in Astana. Karaganda State University is also valued.

Kazakhstan Symbols

Image of Kazakhstan flag

Image of Kazakhstan flower

Image of Kazakhstan bird
Kazakhstan Flag
Kazakhstan Flower
Lily
Kazakhstan Bird
Golden Eagle

Image of Kazakhstan animal

Image of Kazakhstan anthem
Kazakhstan Animal
steed
Kazakhstan Anthem
"My Kazakhstan"

      Kazakhstan History
Kazakhstan has an elongated and interesting history. Great Silk Road monuments, petroglyphs and sometimes even mysterious archaeological sites are few remains of the past. Kazakhstan is occupied from the Neolithic Age. Wanderers who are trained in pastoral farming assume the area's climatic conditions and land is appropriate in Kazakhstan. Archaeologists deem that human's initial tamed the horse in the county's immense prairielands. Indo-Iranians occupied the central Asia. Primitive man advanced on the Karatau domain, which is healthy for humans to stay, and also affluent with game and wild fruits in the beginning of the stone age of the Lower Paleolithic. The Middle and Upper Paleolithic established in Central, Eastern Kazakhstan and the Mangyshlak area. By the mid-19th century Russian Empire captured Kazakhstan. Consequent civil war after the 1917 Russian Revolution country of Kazakhstan was restructured many times before becoming the Kazakh Soviet Socialist Republic in 1936 and a part of the USSR. Kazakhstan was the place of main Soviet projects, like Khrushchev's Virgin Lands campaign, the Baikonur Cosmodrome, and the Semipalatinsk "Polygon", the USSR's primary nuclear weapon testing site in the 20th century. The independence of Kazakhstan was affirmed on December 16, 1991. The independent Kazakhstan's first president was Nursultan Nazarbayev, the communist leader. To expand the economy, particularly the hydrocarbon industry Kazakhstan follows an objective foreign policy. Kazakhstan's international reputation is gradually increasing and it is now deemed to be the leading state in Central Asia. United Nations, the Euro-Atlantic Partnership Council, the Commonwealth of Independent States, and the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation are some of the international groups to whom Kazakhstan is associated with. Kazakhstan put into action Individual Partnership Action Plan with NATO. Kazakhstan is leading the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe in 2010. In Stalin's rule because of collective exile of various ethnic groups to the country, Kazakhstan is racially and culturally assorted. Kazakhs are the major crowd. Nearly 131 nationalities are there in Kazakhstan like Kazakh, Russian, Ukrainian, Uzbek and Tatar. More than 63% percent of the population is Kazakhs. Kazakhstan permits the liberty of religion. Around three quarters of the population in Kazakhstan are Islam , and Christianity the trust of others. Prominent language in Kazakhstan is Kazakh language.

      Kazakhstan Tourist Information
Kazakhstan is situated in the heart of Eurasia. Kazakhstan has a combination of recent and oriental traditions with western culture. It also has centuries-old Kazakh culture and the unique nature of the region. In recent times Kazakhstan has happened to progressively more admired by visitors from all over the world. Tourism is gradually expanding and travel companies are encouraging many visitors to Kazakhstan. The majority of tourists to Kazakhstan are from Germany, the UK, Japan, South Korea and China. Travelling companies put forward many varieties of trip packages like educational and entertainment tours, ethnic and eco-tourism. Golden Ring of Southern Kazakhstan is very popular and a must watch sight. A system of caravan routes linking China with the Near East and Europe used to cross through this land. The Great Silk Road, or Zhibek Zholy in the Kazakh language, appeared as a main trade route as early as the 3rd century BC. An important part of this road now belongs to the region of Kazakhstan. Turkestan (Yasi), Taraz (Talas) and Otrar, these cities are situated alongside this ancient route, and in the earlier period these cities were the chief settlement along the path of the caravans. Baykonur a world wide popular space port is hosted by Southern Kazakhstan. The area endowed with distinctive climatic environment for recreation, rehabilitation, hunting, mountain climbing, skiing and ice-skating. Western Kazakhstan is positioned in a quite unique fashion on the boundary line linking the European and Asian continents, in the basins of the Caspian Sea and Volga and Ural rivers. Planets second lowest land area is in Kazakhstan, the Karaghiye Depression (some 132 meters below sea level), as well as remarkable chalk cliffs.

      Kazakhstan Taxes
Kazakhstan Country Corporate tax -20%
Kazakhstan Country Income tax - 10%
Kazakhstan Country Value Added Tax (VAT) - 12%
Kazakhstan Country profits tax from overseas company - 15%
Kazakhstan Country employers social tax(payroll tax) - 11%
Kazakhstan Country Social security contributions on employees' gross salary - 5%
Kazakhstan Country Withholding Tax Royalties - 15%

      Kazakhstan Economy
Kazakhstan has a great economy in central Asia. It also has substantial agricultural prospective with its immense steppe lands obliging mutually livestock and grain production, as well as expanding liberty infrastructure, which commenced to the International Space Station from the Space Shuttle. Main farming outputs of Kazakhstan are grain, wheat, cotton and livestock. Main mined outputs of Kazakhstan are oil, coal, manganese, lead, zinc, copper, titanium, bauxite, gold, silver, phosphates, sulfur and uranium. The manufacturing products of Kazakhstan are iron and steel, tractors, agricultural machinery and motor vehicles. >From 2001, GDP is highest in the world. Sherin Suzhikova, Counselor of Kazakhstan's Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Chao yon-chuan, Secretary-General of the Taiwan External Trade Development Council, signed an contract on 13 October 2006 in Taipei to advance the economic dealings through "exchanges of market information and trips by trade specialized." TAITRA has an office in Almaty, Kazakhstan. Exported items of Kazakhstan are oil, ferrous, chemicals, machinery grain, wool, meat and coal and imported items are machinery, metals and food processing. China, France, Germany, Russia, Italy, Canada and Romania these are exported partners with Kazakhstan. China, Russia, Germany and Ukraine these countries are main imported countries of Kazakhstan.

      Kazakhstan Universities
University of Almaty Institute of Power Engineering and Telecommunications, Almaty, Kazakhstan - 4,000 Students
University of Central Asia, Tekeli, Kazakhstan - 4,000 Students
University of Al-Farabi, Almaty, Kazakhstan - Students 20,000
University of Kazakhstan Institute of Management, Economics and Strategic Research, Almaty, Kazakhstan - Students 5,000
University of Innovative Eurasia, Pavlodar, Kazakhstan - Students 8,000
University of Suleyman Demirel, Almaty, Kazakhstan - Students 1,200

      Kazakhstan Religions
Kazakhstan Islam population is 70.19%
Kazakhstan Christianity population is 26.17%
Kazakhstan Judaism population is .03%
Kazakhstan Buddhism population is .09%
Kazakhstan Other religions population is .19%
Kazakhstan No religious affiliation population is 2.81%

      Kazakhstan Provinces
Akmola Province, Kazakhstan - Population 829,000
Aktobe Province, Kazakhstan - Population 661,000
Atyrau Province, Kazakhstan - Population 380,000
East Kazakhstan Province, Kazakhstan - Population 897,000
Jambyl Province, Kazakhstan - Population 962,000
Karagandy Province, Kazakhstan - Population 446,000
Kostanay Province, Kazakhstan - Population 975,000
Kyzylorda Province, Kazakhstan - Population 590,000
Mangystau Province, Kazakhstan - Population 316,847
North Kazakhstan Province, Kazakhstan - Population 586,000
Pavlodar Province, Kazakhstan - Population 851,000
South Kazakhstan Province, Kazakhstan - Population 2,282,500
West Kazakhstan Province, Kazakhstan - Population 599,000

      Kazakhstan Transportation
Kazakhstan is mostly enclosed by steppes and deserts. Mountain ridges can be seen only in southeast of Kazakhstan. The population is little in Kazakhstan. Kazakhstan has only some central roads. In the communistic period several rail routes were constructed. Surrounded by lands, Kazakhstan is reliant on the adjacent countries to transport its products to the world market. Joint-stock company established Kazakhstan air services in the year 1993. Primarily it had only 100 aircraft. Aeroflot holds the power to control Air travel linking Kazakhstan and other CIS republics. Earlier Almaty only had an international airport facility in Kazakhstan. In the beginning of 1990s Almaty experienced a plodding transformation of instrumentation, air control, and communications facilities. The existing rail system in Kazakhstan is the ancestral property of the Soviet Union. KTZ manages nearly around 15,000 km track and are stretched long. The integration of the Kazakhstan segments of the old Trans-Aral Railway, the Trans-Caspian railway, and the Turkestan-Siberia Railway into the KTZ. Lack of spare parts makes Kazakhstan utilize the old fashioned machinery. Kazakhstan road system and Railways endures lack of spare parts. Spare parts, tools, and rolling stock are obtained from other countries like Russia, Ukraine. Kazakhstan regime has highly structured and standard policy of Transport Sector expansion of up to 2015. To ensure modernized improvement of transport and communications compound in stroke with trade and industry strategy of the state Ultimate goal of the Transport Strategy is the objective of the Transport Strategy. The Strategy achievement is estimated to make certain taking of the national transport system to a top stage, and shaping of a best possible transport network.

      Kazakhstan Geography
Kazakhstan is a transcontinental country situated in Central Asia. Kazakhstan stands in the ninth position as the largest country in the world. Kazakhstan has an area of 2.7 million square kilometers (1.05 million sq. mi). The world's biggest landlocked country is Kazakhstan. 6,846 kilometers (4,254 mi) with Russia, 2,203 kilometers (1,369 mi) with Uzbekistan, 1,533 kilometers (953 mi) with China, 1,051 kilometers (653 mi) with Kyrgyzstan, and 379 kilometers (235 mi) with Turkmenistan. In 1997 Astana was developed as the capital city of Kazakhstan. Before Astana the capital city was Almaty, the largest city of Kazakhstan. Kazakhstan has an array of flatlands, steppes, taigas, rock-canyons, hills, deltas, and snow-capped mountains to deserts. Kazakhstan placed 62nd in the world for highest population with 16,396,000. Kazakhstan was occupied by nomadic tribes. The climate is continental in Kazakhstan. The rainfall shows a discrepancy between arid and semi-arid conditions. It has boiling summers and freezing winters. The Charyn gorge is 150-300 metres deep and 80 kilometres lengthy, wounding from side to side the red sandstone plateau and elongating the length of the Charyn River gorge in northern Tian Shan at 4321'1.16?N 794'49.28?E / 43.3503222N 79.0803556E. The abrupt canyon slopes, column and curves mount to heights of 150-300 m. The aloofness of the canyon offers a safe sanctuary for rare ash tree that continue to exist even after the Ice Age and is now developed at several new regions.

      Kazakhstan Parks
A National park in Kazakhstan is popular among tourists. More than 10 national parks are accessible in Kazakhstan. They are Altyn-Emel, Bayanaul, Burabay, Charyn, Ile-Alatau, Katon-Karagay, Kokshetau, Kolsay Lakes National Park, Sayram-Ugam, Zhongar-Alatau National Park. Altyn-Emel National Park is the biggest national park situated in the midst of the southern spurs of the Zhungar Alatau Ridge in Kazakhstan. Altyn-Emel National Park was formed in 1996 with an area of 4600 square kilometers. It lies amid Ili River and the Ak-Tau mountain range close to the Lake Kapchagai, and has part of desert and rocky landscape. This park is popular for the singing sand and a large dune of the sound created by it. The Altyn-Emel National Park is well known for its exclusive innate structure and monuments from prehistoric traditions, superlative eco-tourism features. The Aktau Mountains present in Altyn-Emel park is shaped as a "lunar" landscape and the five Besshatyr Barrows. Bayanaul National Park is positioned in southeastern Pavlodar Province of Kazakhstan. It was initiated in 1985 and covers a region of 68,453 ha. The park is well admired and is famous tourist target. This park comprise of three freshwater lakes. They are Toraygir, Sabyndykol, and Jasybay.

      Kazakhstan Government
Kazakhstan is formally a presidential republic although exhibits tough dictatorial character. The president after Kazakhstan got its independence in 1991 is Nursultan Nazarbayev. The president also is the leader in chief of the armed forces and can prohibit legislation that is approved by the Parliament. The prime minister chairs the Cabinet of Ministers and provides as Kazakhstan's head of government. Cabinet has three deputy prime ministers and 16 ministers. Since January 10, 2007 Karim Massimov is the Prime Minister of Kazakhstan. Kazakhstan has a bicameral Parliament which consist of the lower house (the Majilis) and upper house (the Senate). Solitary directive districts universally vote for 67 seats in the Majilis. Ten members are selected by party-list voting relatively than by solitary mandate districts. The Senate has 39 members. Two senators are chosen by each of the elected legislative body (Maslikhats) of Kazakhstan's 16 principal administrative divisions. There are 14 provinces, and the two cities of Astana and Almaty. The president assigns the left over seven senators. Majilis deputies and the government both have the right of legislative initiative, though the government proposes most legislation considered by the Parliament. Kazakhstan functioned as spectator standing at the Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly in 1999. Till the enhancement of democratic system and human rights in Kazakhstan, council decided the status. Nursultan Nazarbayev was reelected in an avalanche win. The electoral commission proclaimed that he had succeeded over 90% of the votes. The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) accomplished that the voting did not meet international principles regardless of a few up gradations in the management of the election. Xinhua News Agency stated that spectators from the People's Republic of China, liable in supervision 25 polling stations in Astana, found that voting in those polls was carried out in a "clear and fair" mode.

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