Australian-British Rio Tinto jointly with Kazgeologia started new exploration work in Kazakhstan's Karaganda region, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev arrived in Karaganda region with a working visit, primeminister.kz reports.
A presentation of tourist services of the region's museums was held in Karaganda, Kazinform correspondent reports.
Kazzinc, JSC Zhairem Mining and Processing Integrated Works and administration of Karaganda region have signed a memorandum of mutual cooperation for year 2017, Kazinform correspondent reports.
A steppe analogue of a safari park will be created in Karaganda region, according to Kazinform correspondent.
After a half a year-long expedition to the ISS, the ISS crew members were impressed by the beauty of the Kazakh steppe, Kazinform correspondent reports.
For the first time in Karaganda region doctors have successfully performed a urologic surgery without making any cuts in the skin on new equipment provided by JSC KazMedTech, Kazinform correspondent has learnt.
Head of State Nursultan Nazarbayev has introduced new Governor of Karaganda region - Yerlan Zhakanovich Koshanov - at the meeting of the local maslikhat on Tuesday.
Karaganda region plans to launch 5 new plants in 2017, Kazinform correspondent says citing Governor of the region Nurmukhambet Abdibekov.
Karaganda region's industrial output in 2016 reached 1.9trln tenge, having risen by 4.9% against 2015 indicator, Kazinform correspondent reports citing the region's Governor Nurmukhambet Abdibekov.