16 June 2017

The ceremony of raising flags of India and Pakistan, which became new full members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) at the Astana summit, was held at the SCO headquarters in Beijing on June 15, on the day of the 16th anniversary of the SCO founding. The flag of India was located between the flags of the SCO and Kazakhstan, and the flag of Pakistan was between the flags of Kyrgyzstan and Russia.

07 June 2017
Delhi, Islamabad to formally join Shanghai Cooperation Organisation this week and experts are wary that their inclusion could affect the Eurasian bloc’s unity and effectiveness.
01 June 2017

Director of the Institute of world economy and politics under the Foundation of the First President of the RK – the Leader of the Nation Yerzhan Saltybaev analyzed the results of the international "Belt and Road" Forum held in Beijing in his material for the Central Communications Service website.

30 May 2017

When the U.S. President Donald Trump arrived on an official visit to Riyadh on May 20, Saudi Arabia became the first country chosen by the American leader for a foreign trip as the U.S. President. It is generally considered that the choice of a Muslim state and the Middle East region – and Riyadh in the region – for the first foreign tour is unprecedented and is worth special attention.

25 May 2017

The reason for this may be the growing production of American shale oil. Anuar Almaganbetov, an expert of the Institute of world economics and politics under the Foundation of the First President of Kazakhstan – the Leader of the Nation, believes that the meeting in OPEC will not resolve the issue with the world balance of supply and demand for oil. The countries will extend the agreement on limiting oil production for 9 months, while not going for any further reduction in oil production, which is offered by Russia and Saudi Arabia.

19 May 2017

The terrorist attack that occurred on May 22 at the Manchester Arena stadium in the UK is an another proof that there’s no terrorist-proof place in the modern world.

18 May 2017

Presidential elections of May 19 in Iran resulted in the re-election of the incumbent President Hassan Rouhani for a second term. According to the figures, he managed to score 57 percent of the votes, which provided Rouhani with a convincing victory. However, the victory of the reformist president turned out to be a difficult task to achieve.

16 May 2017

On May 16, 2017, the third meeting of the Silk Road Think Tank Network (SiLKS) was held in the capital of China, Beijing.

11 May 2017

Blogs and opinions: on the results of the presidential elections in Korea

The victory of Moon Jae-in, the representative of the Democrats, at the presidential election in South Korea on May 9 marks the prospects for significant changes in the country's domestic and foreign policy. It should be pointed out that the current elections were pre-term and took place in a climate of severe political turbulence.

11 May 2017

Director of the Institute of world economics and politics told the correspondent of about the results of the presidential elections in France and what to expect from Macron.

- What is the pledge of victory of Emmanuel Macron?