General Information
Government Type Republic / Presidential System
President Nursultan Nazarbayev
Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev
Minister of Foreign Affairs Kairat Abdrakhmanov
Capital Astana
Area 2.724.900 km²
Population 16.638.000

Main Economic Indicators

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Export – Import

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National Export and Investment Agency KAZNEX INVEST
The Foreign Investors’ Council (FIC)
Kazakhstan Investment Agency – KAZINVEST (Russian)
Kazakhstan Investment Fund - (IFK)

How to do business in Kazakhstan

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Culture and Tourism

Official tourism website of Kazakhstan


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National - Religious Days
New year 1- 2 January
Women`s Day 8 March
Nauriz -Traditional Holiday of
Spring, Ancient Turkic New Year
21 - 23 March
Unity Day 1 May
Victory Day 9 May
Astana Day 6 July
Constitution Day 30 August
Independence Day 16-17 December