Central Asia

The CAREC Programme: Corridor 1

Raluca Şancariuc Corridor 1 connects Europe with East Asia, linking the border of the Russian Federation with the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region in the People’s Republic of China, through the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Kyrgyz Republic: Corridor 1a includes both a road and a railway transport route, linking Alashankou city in China with Kazakhstan via… Continue reading The CAREC Programme: Corridor 1

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The CAREC Programme: what is it and what are its goals

Raluca Şancariuc The Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation Program (CAREC) was founded in 2001 with the aim of supporting the development of states in this region by encouraging cooperation between them. The Program involves implementing applied, results-oriented regional projects focused on poverty reduction and economic growth, while it also facilitates policy initiatives. CAREC includes 11… Continue reading The CAREC Programme: what is it and what are its goals

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Central Asian Armies: Russian made weapons and Kazakhstan – Russia relations

The present Central Asian states Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, formed part of former Soviet Republic. The republics served as raw material suppliers to the Russian industrial centers. Thus, the agriculture and natural resources have always been the economic basis of development. These countries face a broad spectrum of threats based on their peculiarities… Continue reading Central Asian Armies: Russian made weapons and Kazakhstan – Russia relations

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Armatele Asiei Centrale: Achiziții de tehnică militară rusească și relaţiile Kazahstanului cu Rusia

Statele Asiei Centrale (Kazahstan, Kârgâzstan, Tadjikistan, Turkmenistan si Uzbekistan) au facut parte din fostele republici sovietice. Acestea au servit ca furnizori de materii prime către centrele industriale rusești. Astfel, agricultura și resursele naturale au stat întotdeauna la baza dezvoltării lor  economice. Aceste țări se confruntă cu un spectru larg de amenințări pe baza particularităților lor… Continue reading Armatele Asiei Centrale: Achiziții de tehnică militară rusească și relaţiile Kazahstanului cu Rusia

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Online platform designed for wholesale trade in the Central Asian region

The entrepreneurs from the CIS countries will have a new distribution centre for Central Asian goods in Almaty, Kazakhstan, with two more others to be located in Astana and Atyrau. The opening of the centres is part of a larger project for the development of a commodity distribution system in the Central Asian region, launched… Continue reading Online platform designed for wholesale trade in the Central Asian region

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Kazahstan creează o platformă online pentru comerțul en-gros în regiunea Asiei Centrale

Antreprenorii din statele membre ale Comunității Statelor Independente (CSI) vor dispune de un nou centru de distribuție a mărfurilor din regiunea Asiei Centrale în Almaty, Kazahstan, urmând ca alte centre logistice să fie amplasate în Astana și Atyrau. Deschiderea centrelor face parte dintr-un proiect mai larg de formare a unui sistem de distribuție a mărfurilor… Continue reading Kazahstan creează o platformă online pentru comerțul en-gros în regiunea Asiei Centrale

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The first Low Enriched Uranium Bank set to open on August 29, 2017

The preparations for the inauguration of the first Low Enriched Uranium Bank are nearing completion. The opening ceremony of the Low Enriched Uranium Bank, hosted by the Ulba Metallurgy Plant in Ust-Kamenogorsk in eastern Kazakhstan, will take place on August 29, 2017. August 29 also marks the International Day against Nuclear Tests. Talks on opening this… Continue reading The first Low Enriched Uranium Bank set to open on August 29, 2017