India-Kazakhstan: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
India-Kazakhstan sign Memorandum of Understanding
Published: November 18, 2020
On November 17, 2020, India and Kazakhstan held seventh round of foreign office consultations via video conference. The countries signed the “Indian Grant Assistance for Implementation of High Impact Community Projects in Kazakhstan”. Highlights During the consultations, the countries reviewed their bilateral cooperation within the framework of their strategic partnership. The consultations covered economic, political, ..
Category: International Current Affairs
SEBI signs pact with Kazakhstan’s AFSA for mutual co-operation
Published: December 24, 2019
Markets regulator SEBI (Securities and Exchange Board of India) has signed a bilateral memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Kazakhstan-based Astana Financial Services Authority (AFSA) for mutual co-operation and technical assistance. The MoU was signed by SEBI Chairman Ajay Tyagi and the acting chief executive officer (CEO) of AFSA Mukhtar Bubeyev. Key Highlights The objective of ..
Category: Economy & Banking Current Affairs
PRABAL DOSTYK 2017: Indo – Kazakhstan Joint Exercise begins
Published: November 2, 2017
The bilateral military exercise “PRABAL DOSTYK – 2017” between India and Kazakhstan began at Bakloh, Himachal Pradesh. ‘Prabal Dostyk’ means ‘Robust Friendship’ It is second edition of the joint military training exercise between both countries. The first edition of exercise was held in Karaganda region of Kazakhstan in September 2016. Key Facts The fourteen day ..
Category: Defence Current Affairs
Kazakhstan opens consulate in Chennai
Published: April 28, 2017
Kazakhstan has opened its honorary consulate in Chennai. The consulate will cover the states of Tamil Nadu, Karnataka and Kerala. It will be headed by well-known businessman Suraj Shantakumar. This year marks the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between India and Kazakhstan. Kazakhstan has expressed confidence that the establishment of the consulate ..
Category: Places in News Current Affairs
India and Kazakhstan sign Protocol to amend DTAC
Published: January 6, 2017
India and Kazakhstan have signed a Protocol to amend the existing Double Taxation Avoidance Convention (DTAC) between the two countries in New Delhi. The DTAC between both countries was earlier signed in December 1996 for the avoidance of double taxation and for the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income. Salient features ..