Iran-Kazakhstan economic ties are of regional importance, with promising areas of growth. In recent years, trade turnover between the two countries was changing, going up and down, but now it seems to have reached a stable level.
Kyrgyzstan accused Kazakhstan on Wednesday of interfering in its October 15 election after Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev met a Kyrgyz opposition presidential candidate, underlining tensions between the Central Asian neighbors.
The first science and technology summit of OIC is slated to kick off in Kazakh capital city, Astana, at the level of heads of states, and President Hassan Rouhani of the Islamic Republic of Iran will leave Tehran for Astana on Saturday.
Iran powered past Kazakhstan in straight sets (25-9, 25-17, 25-14) in the SMM 2nd Asian Men’s U23 Volleyball Championship in the northern Iranian province of Ardabil on Sunday to get through to the semifinals.
Kazakhstan is offering to sell uranium to Brazil to cover the shortage of fuel for its atomic energy program and help the South American nation explore its large reserves of uranium ore, a senior Kazak official said on Friday.