November 3. Timeline of major Kazinform events
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The Kazinform Timeline is the one-stop-shop where you can learn about the historical events of November 3rd. Find out what notable events occurred throughout Kazakhstan’s history on November 3.
1992 – The Turkish city of Istanbul hosts the Kurultai of Turkish-speaking writers.
1994 – The republican weekly Zan (Right) is born for the first time in Kazakhstan. Marat Tokashbayev is appointed first editor.
2010 – The Ekibastuz Engineering and Technical Institute receives the European Quality Award at the Socrates Award Ceremony in Oxford, UK.
2012 – The Honorary Consulate of the Principality of Monaco is inaugurated in the Kazakh capital (then – Astana). The Prince of Monaco Albert II attends the inauguration ceremony.
2014 – The Kazakh University of Engineering and Technology is developing the Kazakh iPhone and iPad keyboard based on the new Apple iOS8.
2016 – Satellite images make it possible to discover the new geoglyph called the Kostanay tetragon which dates back about 3000 years.
2017 – Electronic copies of old manuscripts are delivered to Kazakhstan and added to the holdings of the National Center for Manuscripts and Rare Books. The disc contains more than 500,000 manuscripts in Arabic, Persian and English languages on the history of Arab culture, literature, etc.
2019 – Reka (The River) by Kazakh director Emir Baigazin wins the grand prize at the premiere of the Moscow International Film Festival in the Russian capital. Feature films from Kazakhstan, Armenia, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Ukraine, Georgia, Latvia, Estonia, Russia and other countries are screened at the event.
2020 – The Khalyq arna television channel is launched in Kazakhstan with the support of the Spiritual Directorate of Muslims of Kazakhstan.
2020 – Astana Hub, the largest technopark for IT startups in Central Asia, signs the cooperation protocol with HexGN operating in more than 20 countries around the world.