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- Turkmenistan President visited AfghanistanThe President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdymuhamedov visited the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan on April 28, the agency reports referring to news agency Asia-plus on Wednesday.
- Government suspended financing of budgetary programs for 84 billion KZTThe government of Kazakhstan has suspended financing of some budgetary programs for the sum of 84 billion KZT in connection with correction of the budget. The Minister of Finance Bolat Zhamishev said during the plenary Majilis session on Wednesday, the agency reports.
- Nazarbayev congratulated Kazakhstan citizens on Day of UnityThe President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev congratulated Kazakhstan citizens on Day of Unity on Thursday, the agency reports. "This holiday embodies what we have reached within seventeen years of our independence - unity of people and tolerance," the President said, making congratulatory speech on the central squire in Kokshetau. "Our country is known in the world and is respected and admired by peaceful coexistence of the representatives of 130 nationalities and 45 religious faiths living in Kazakhstan," the President emphasized.
- Presidents of Kazakhstan and Russia held telephone conversationThe President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev and the President of Russia Vladimir Putin held telephone conversation on Thursday, the agency reports referring to the press service of the President of the Russian Federation.