Oil from Kazakhstan's Kashagan field began to be transported for the first time through the Aktau-Baku route.


The UzKazTrade LLC foreign trade company was established to increase the trade turnover between Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan. The founders of the export-import enterprise were JSC "Center for the Development of Trade Policy "QazTrade" and JSC "UzTrade", the correspondent of the Kapital.kz business information center reports with reference to the press service of the center.


Minister of Industry and Infrastructure Development of Kazakhstan Marat Karabayev met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Uzbekistan to the Republic of Kazakhstan Saidikram Niyazkhojaev.


The Kazakh authorities plan to build five trade and logistics complexes on the borders with four countries, as well as on the coast of the Caspian Sea, the media reported with reference to the Ministry of Trade and Integration of the country.


Kazakh national company KazMunayGas will start exporting its own oil through the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline in February. This is reported by the Reuters news agency.


A number of key issues of interstate cooperation were discussed by the heads of government of Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan Alikhan Smailov and Abdulla Aripov in Almaty.


The Allur plant in Kostanay has launched a line of small-unit production (CKD) of Kia cars. The opening ceremony of the conveyor was attended by the President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev. This was reported by the press service of the leader of Kazakhstan.


The prospects of launching new investment projects in Kazakhstan were discussed by Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Alikhan Smailov and CEO of Turkish company Gap İnşaat Aziz Çengel, the press service of the head of government reports.


On January 17, the Head of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev met with the Executive Director of the Emirati company Masdar Mohammed Al-Ramahi. The parties discussed the implementation of a joint project in the field of energy. This was reported to CentralAsia.news by the press service of the presidential administration.


Turkish businessmen will provide Kazakh farmers with 1,000 tons of high-quality cotton seeds on favorable terms. Such an agreement was reached in Shymkent during the business forum "Prospects for the development of cotton growing in the Republic of Kazakhstan," the correspondent of the Kapital.kz business information center reports with reference to the press service of the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Kazakhstan.