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All About Kazakhstan Country

Brief information Kazakhstan for most people is associated with the steppes, nomads and a nomadic lifestyle. But let’s leave these associations for the 20th century. Now in Kazakhstan, of course, sometimes you can still meet nomads, but this is not at all the same country as before. Tourists in Kazakhstan are waiting for beautiful nature,… Read More »

SCO and CAN at a Glance

THE SCO AT A GLANCE Background The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (abbreviated as SCO according to BESTEDUCATIONSCHOOLS.COM) is an international organization founded in June 2001. It emerged from the organization founded in 1996 as “Shanghai 5” by China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia and Tajikistan. In the same year (2001) Uzbekistan joined the SCO. India and Pakistan were… Read More »

Kazakhstan Overview

(Qazaqstan Respūblīkasy). Central-western Asian state (2,724,900 km²). Capital: Astana. Administrative division: provinces (14), cities (3). Population: 15,571,506 residents (2008 estimate). Language: Kazakh (official), Russian, German, Ukrainian. Religion: Muslims 47%, non-religious / atheists 40.2%, Orthodox 8.2%, Protestants 2.1%, others 2.5%. Currency unit: tenge (100 tiyn). Human Development Index: 0.807 (71st place). Borders: Russia (NW and N),… Read More »