July 6. Kazinform's timeline of major events
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM - Kazinform's Timeline is the one-stop shop where you can learn about historical events for the 6th of July. See what notable events happened throughout Kazakhstan's history on July 6.
Day of the Capital City of Kazakhstan
It was established at the initiative of the Majilis (the lower house of the Kazakh Parliament) by the Republic of Kazakhstan Law "On Amendments to the Republic of Kazakhstan Law on Holidays in the Republic of Kazakhstan" dated June 25, 2008. This holiday is historical and cultural importance for the nation and is a symbol of Kazakhstan's achievements.
1992 - The Presidium of the Supreme Council of the Republic of Kazakhstan adopts the Resolution "On the Restoration of the Historical Names of Ural, Tselinograd, Chimkent regions and the city of Tselinograd" respectively renamed as West Kazakhstan, Akmola, Shymkent (now Turkestan) regions, and the city of Akmola (now Nur -Sultan).
1994 - Addressing a plenary session of the Supreme Council, President Nursultan Nazarbayev makes a proposal to discuss Kazakhstan's capital city relocation. The Supreme Council of the Republic of Kazakhstan adopts the Resolution to relocate the capital of the Republic of Kazakhstan from Almaty to Akmola. On June 10, 1998, the new capital of the Republic of Kazakhstan is officially presented.
1995 - Uzbekistan hosts events dedicated to the 150th Birth Anniversary of great Kazakh poet and philosopher Abai Qunanbaiuly.
1997 - The star in Perseus Constellation named after President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev is registered by the International Star Registry of Stars in Switzerland.
2000 - President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev is awarded Tajikistan's Order of Ismoili Samoni in recognition of his great achievements in deepening traditional fraternal ties between the peoples of the two countries, his important contribution to peace in Tajikistan, and unsparing efforts to bring the peoples of the Commonwealth of Independent States closer to each other.
2010 - The Khan Shatyr shopping and entertainment center opens its doors.
2012 - Nursultan Nazarbayev unveils the Hazrat Sultan Mosque, which is the country's largest mosque (17,700 square meters), in the capital city.
2015 - Turkish national newspaper Vatan publishes an article dedicated to the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev.
2016 - The Astana Triathlon Park is unveiled.
- Speeches of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
- President's Address to the Nation
- Development of the President's Message
- Foreign Mass Media about Kazakhstan
- World and Crisis