Kazakhstan President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev with Nursultan Nazarbayev and other top officials arrives at the event.
Nur-Sultan: A grand opening ceremony of the AIFC Court and the International Arbitration Center (IAC) building took place with the participation of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev on Tuesday. The Astana International Financial Center (AIFC) Governor Kairat Kelimbetov, the Chairman
The second session of the Astana Financial Forum opened in the Kazakh capital of Nur Sultan on Monday. Around 108 global speakers in the business and finance sector are participating at the event and they will discuss new issues
President of the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group Dr Bandar Hajjar has said the bank is a strategic partner to Kazakhstan and will continue to develop relations and work to increase its project portfolio in the Central Asian country.
Market benchmarks in Tokyo, Shanghai and Hong Kong declined. Seoul and Sydney advanced.
Brent crude dropped 70 cents, or 1.1%, to $62.99 a barrel by 04:57 GMT while US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude fell 71 cents, or 1.2%, to $59.93 a barrel.
Spot gold eased 0.3 % to $1,717.99 per ounce by 06:33 GMT while US gold futures slipped 0.4% to $1,716.10.