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- Kazakhstan, Toyota Tsusho discussed prospects for joint projectsDuring the meeting the sides discussed prospects of investment projects in the engineering, food industry, chemical industry.
- Zhaikmunai completes acquisition of three fields in KazakhstanOn 17 August 2012 Zhaikmunai LLP signed Asset Purchase Agreements to acquire 100% of the subsoil use rights related to three oil and gas fields (Rostoshinskoye, Darinskoye and Yuzhno-Gremyachenskoye) located in the pre-Caspian basin to the north-west of Uralsk, approximately 60 - 120 kilometers respectively from the Chinarevskoye field, its current main producing asset, for US$ 16 million.
- Exports of agricultural food products increased 1.6 times"The volume of exports of agricultural food products in 2012 increased 1.6 times and amounted to USD 3.128 billion," Mamytbekov said.
- 5 Kazakhstan citizens ranked in Forbes' List of billionairesForbes's 2013 list of the world's richest people includes 1426 billionaires with total capital of $ 5.4 trillion, in comparison with the last year's $ 4.6 trillion. 210 of them were in the list for the first time. Once again, the U.S. leads the ranking with 442 richest people of the world. They are followed by the Asia-Pacific (386) Europe (366), South America (129), Middle East and Africa (103).