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- President, chairman of Council of Forum of Businessmen discussed development of Kazakhstan businessThe President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, met the chairman of the Council of Forum of Businessmen of Kazakhstan, Raimbek Batalov. During the meeting, the officials discussed the questions of development of the Kazakhstan business, the agency reports citing the president's press service.
- UN Special Rapporteur on Torture recognizes progress in field of human rights in KazakhstanSpecial Rapporteur on Torture Manfred Novak recognizes progress in the field of human rights in Kazakhstan, the agency reports citing electronic edition AjaxWorld.
- Yanukovych received in the second round of presidential elections 48.95 % of votesFollowing the results of processing by the Central Election Committee of Ukraine of electronic bulletins of 100 % of local election committees, the leader of Party of Regions, Victor Yanukovych, has received 48.95 % of votes in the second round of the presidential elections and the Prime Minister, Yulia Timoshenko - 45.47 %. 4.36 % of voters have not supported any candidate, the agency reports citing RIA RosBusinessConsulting (RBC).