ALMATY. KAZINFORM - Almaty hosts a 2-day scientific and practical conference which is participated by NATO coordinators, diplomatic corps of Kazakhstan, and the Central Asian and foreign experts.
"NATO fully supports this event, and sees it as an excellent opportunity for experts from Kazakhstan and the Central Asian countries to meet and discuss the issues related to regional security and further enhancement of the partnership," said Alexander Vinnikov, NATO's liaison officer to Central Asia.
According to his words, Kazakhstan is an active partner of the North Atlantic Community in Central Asia which has the most advanced program of cooperation called "Individual Partnership Action Plan".
ALMATY. KAZINFORM - Today, exchange offices in Astana and Almaty cities have decreased the USD exchange rate to 357 tenge per one US dollar and 354.7 tenge per one US dollar respectively, kurs.kz and valuta.kz web portals report.
HOHHOT. KAZINFORMThe first freight train service linking northern China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region with Kazakhstan launched Wednesday, Xinhua reported.