• Receptions in Davos 27 and 29 January

    Receptions in Davos 27 and 29 January

    On 27 and 29 January 2011 in Davos, Switzerland The Cocktail and Lunch Reception were hosted by the CEO of Kazakhstan’s National Welfare Fund “Samruk –Kazyna” Mr Kairat Kelimbetov and Mr Arur Krivov on behalf of Kazakh-British Chamber of Commerce to coincide with the World Economic Forum.

    The events were held at ArabellaSheraton Hotel Seehof and Steigenberger Belveder , in Davos.

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  • Welcome Address

    Welcome Address

    Welcome address of the Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan in the United Kingdom and the President of the Chamber of Commerce.

    As a Patron and the President of the Kazakh-British Chamber of Commerce (“the Chamber” or “KBCC”), we would like to take this opportunity to invite you to become a member of this growing organization. Our mission, as a primary business association promoting the countries of Kazakhstan and the United Kingdom, is to further the business interests of all our members using the collective energy and efforts, which is achieved through an active membership.

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  • Have a happy celebration of Nauryz!

    Have a happy celebration of Nauryz!

    Dear KBCC members and friends, KBCC is pleased to congratulate you with Nauryz, which marks the beginning of a new year in Kazakhstan, symbolizes goodness and wealth, happiness and great friendship. May prosperity and success be the two sides of the coin for you and your business this year and always. In warm appreciation of our association we extend our Best Wishes for Happy Nauryz! On this occasion we are delighted to announce our forthcoming events which might be interesting for you: The 5th Mining and Mineral Exploration Forum will be held in Astana from 31 March to 2 April…

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  • “The resource curse, the financial crisis and Kazakhstan’s long-term strategy”- The Lecture at the London Business School   delivered by Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Kairat  Kelimbetov

    “The resource curse, the financial crisis and Kazakhstan’s long-term strategy”- The Lecture at the London Business School delivered by Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Kairat Kelimbetov

    On the 19th of October the Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan, Kairat Nematovich Kelimbetov, delivered a lecture at the London Business School on the topic: “The resource curse, the financial crisis and Kazakhstan’s long-term strategy”. Organised by the Kazakh–British Chamber of Commerce in cooperation with London Business School’s Energy Club, the event was attended by Kazakh and international students from top UK Universities including the LBS, Cambridge, Oxford, Warwick, UCL, Imperial College, King’s College, CITI, and others.

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  • Kazakhstan Business Forum 2012. Press release

    Kazakhstan Business Forum 2012. Press release

    18 октября в городе Лондон, Великобритания, состоялся Третий Казахстанский Бизнес Форум, организованный Казахстанско-Британской Торгово-Промышленной Палатой при поддержке Правительства Республики Казахстан и Посольства Республики Казахстан в Великобритании. Проведенный Третий Казахстанский Бизнес Форум (далее КБФ 2012) был призван способствовать укреплению атмосферы доверия между деловыми людьми, дальнейшему развитию межкорпоративных отношений, стимулированию уверенности в необходимости новых инвестиций в Казахстан, а также знакомству с главными бизнес-идеями в Республике по широкому ряду направлений.

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  • Kazakhstan Spotlight/The Latest  News from RK

    Kazakhstan Spotlight/The Latest News from RK

    Nazarbayev Presents Plan for Renewed Global Islamic Progress (The Daily Telegraph)
    Kazakhstan seeks to establish itself as a leader within the Muslim world and a bridge between Islam and the West. The latest evidence was its hosting of the Seventh World Islamic Economic Forum in Astana this month, where President Nursultan Nazarbayev offered proposals for Muslim nations to modernize and progress. Kazakhstan this month will also become chair of the Organization of the Islamic Conference.

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  • Kairat Kelimbetov appointed as new head of Kazakhstan National Bank

    K.KelimbetovBy the decree of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Kairat Kelimbetov appointed as new chairman of the National Bank, the press service of Akorda reports.
    President Nursultan Nazarbayev has commented on the decision to appoint Kairat Kelimbetov as the chairman of the National Bank. “He is 45 years old, he is a graduate of Moscow State University and Georgetown University. He served as Minister of Economy and Budget Planning and later – Deputy Prime Minister, held talks on the functioning of the Customs Union and the formation of the Eurasian Economic Union…”

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  • Success stories: foreign investors in Kazakhstan

    Success stories: foreign investors in Kazakhstan

    Those who have visited Kazakhstan have had the opportunity to experience the energetic and dynamic environment of our country. This year, 2011, is a jubilee year for Kazakhstan as we are celebrating the 20th anniversary of the nation’s independence. During the years of sovereignty, Kazakhstan has attained success levels recognized all over the world. Since 1991, the Kazakh economy has attracted over US$136b of foreign direct investment, and this indicator is 14 times greater than the one we had at the start of sovereignty. Kazakhstan’s GDP per capita is 13 times what it was 1991…

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  • Astana elected to host Expo 2017

    Astana elected to host Expo 2017

    In a secret ballot, the representatives of 161 member States of the International Exhibitions Bureau voted to select Astana as the host of international specialized exhibition EXPO-2017. “Application of Astana was supported by 103 member countries of the International Exhibitions Bureau, “no” vote – 44″, bid committee EXPO-2017 Astana said in a Twitter-account. Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev made a video message to the participants of the 152 th General Assembly of the International Exhibitions Bureau in an hour before the final vote to host the exhibition EXPO-2017.

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  • Speech of N.Nazarbayev, president of Republic of Kazakhstan at V Astana Economic Forum

    Speech of N.Nazarbayev, president of Republic of Kazakhstan at V Astana Economic Forum

    Dear Participants of the Forum! Dear guests! Dear Ladies and Gentlemen! Astana Economic Forum already has become an important part of global dialogue of politicians, scientists and experts. This is proven by quality of participants. Nearly 8 thousand people from more than 90 countries of the world sent their applications for participation in various sessions. Among the Forum participants there are 12 Nobel Prize Laureates, 4 members of the global top list “Hundred Modern Thinkers”.

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  • Business Brunch within KBF2012 with participation of Academicians and Professors from UK’ s top Universities

    Business Brunch  within KBF2012Business Brunch  within KBF2012Business Brunch  within KBF2012
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  • Kazakhstan, Russia and Belarus Agree On Economic Union

    Kazakhstan, Russia and Belarus Agree On Economic Union

    Russia, Belarus, and Kazakhstan have agreed to create a body regulating their trade and economies that could eventually become a Eurasian economic union. The presidents of the three former Soviet republics — which have recently set up a common customs union that allows a free movement of labor and goods between the countries — signed a declaration in the Kremlin targeting a full “Eurasian economic union” by 2015. Russia’s Dmitry Medvedev, Belarus’s Alyaksandr Lukashenka, and Nursultan Nazarbaev of Kazakhstan also signed an accord on the creation of a super-national executive body to oversee tighter economic integration.

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  • The delegation of JSC «Samruk-Kazyna» discussed the cooperation with the British business community

    The delegation of JSC «Samruk-Kazyna» discussed the cooperation with the British business community

    On the 7th of March in London, the Parliament building, in the framework of the working visit, the delegation of the companies’ group of JSC «Samruk-Kazyna», headed by the Chairman of the Board Umirzak Shukeyev, met with business community of the UK. British side was headed by Charles Hendry, Member of Parliament, Special Envoy of the Prime Minister of Great Britain.

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  • Reception in Vienna on June 8, 2011

    Reception in Vienna on June 8, 2011

    The Breakfast Meeting hosted by Minister for Economy and Budget Planning of Kazakhstan Mr Kairat Kelimbetov in partnership with Managing Director of Kazakh-British Chamber of Commerce Mr Artur Krivov took place in Vienna, Austria on June 8 , 2011. The Reception was held in the course of World Economic Forum.

    The Breakfast Meeting took place in Hotel Sacher Wien.

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  • Our Opening Presentation

    Our Opening Presentation

    The official launch of the Kazakh-British Chamber of Commerce took place on June 17, 2009 at the Marriott Grosvenor Square Hotel. The opening reception was hosted in partnership with Adam Smith Conferences on the first day of the Kazakh Growth Forum, one of the Europe’s largest and most prestigious international forums on Kazakhstan.

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  • David Cameron’s historic visit to Kazakhstan

    David Camerons historic visit to KazakhstanDavid Cameron became the first serving prime minister to visit Kazakhstan as he began a visit to the mineral-rich country with hopes of boosting British trade. Discussions with president Nursultan Nazarbayev are set to focus on trade and using Kazakhstan as an exit route for British equipment as combat forces withdraw from Afghanistan. Cameron follows in the footsteps of former prime minister Tony Blair who has played a key role in helping Kazakhstan’s development since leaving office. Kazakhstan’s foreign minister Erlan Idrissov said: “We are very honoured and privileged to have such attention on the part of two prime ministers (towards) Kazakhstan – Tony Blair and David Cameron.”

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  • 4th Mining and Exploration Forum & Expo “MINEX CENTRAL ASIA 2013″

    4th Mining and Exploration Forum & Expo “MINEX CENTRAL ASIA 2013″

    Nursultan Nazarbayev, President of the Republic of Kazakhstan sent welcome address to the Forum participants, which was presented by Mr. Kairat Kelimbetov, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan who took part in the Forum opening on behalf of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan. The opening session of the Forum was also attended by the senior officials of the foreign governments – Mr. Jan Vapaavuori, The Minister of Economy, the Ministry of Employment and the Economy of Finland, and Mr Charles Hendry, member of the House of Commons of the British Parliament, UK Prime Minister’s Special Trade Envoy to Kazakhstan.

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  • Kazakhstan Enters Top Fifty World Economies For Doing Business, Continues March Up World Bank`s Rankings

    Kazakhstan Enters Top Fifty World Economies For Doing Business, Continues March Up World Bank`s Rankings

    Kazakhstan’s business climate has improved dramatically in 2011, climbing 11 places in the World Bank’s Doing Business rankings to enter the top 50 world economies for the first time.
    The World Bank’s Doing Business Report 2012, released today, showed that Kazakhstan has moved up 11 places to 47, with strong progress in protecting investors and paying taxes. The success continues a steady trend for Kazakhstan, the world’s fastest reformer in last year’s rankings, when it rose 15 places to 58.

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  • Who we are?

    Who we are?

    “Bringing together the entrepreneurial insight and energy of businesses from Kazakhstan and the United Kingdom”
    Kazakh-British Chamber of Commerce (“KBCC”) is a primary bilateral business association created with the support of the Embassy of the Republic of Kazakhstan in London and the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

    KBCC’s main objective is to help UK and Kazakh members of the Chamber to establish new and develop existing business relationships with a particular focus on promotion and development of exporting capabilities of SME companies in both countries.

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  • Annual Address of the President  Nursultan Nazarbayev – to the people of Kazakhstan

    Annual Address of the President Nursultan Nazarbayev – to the people of Kazakhstan

    Dear fellow citizens!
    Distinguished Members of Parliament!
    A year ago I announced the new political course for Kazakhstan until 2050.The main goal is to join the group of 30 most developed countries. This project is called “Eternal Kazakhstan”. It is a mature vision of a new era in the history of our country. Over the last 22 years Kazakhstan has accomplished a great deal. We have created our own successful model of development. Every citizen is immensely proud of their country. They have faith in tomorrow and believe in the future of Kazakhstan. 97 percent of our citizens recognize the stability of their social-economic condition and its continuous improvement year to year.

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In partnership with the Kazakh-British Chamber of Commerce and with the support of the National Bank of Kazakhstan, The Banker, fDi Magazine and Financial Times Live is delighted to present “Financing Growth in Kazakhstan” a high level forum exploring the investment potential of this newly redefined financial hub of Central Asia. For more information, please visit: https://www.ft-live.com/

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Nazarbayev congratulates Kazakhstan citizens with Astana’s victory to host EXPO 2017

The president of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev, addressing to journalists in Paris, congratulated Kazakhstan citizens on the Astana victory to host EXPO 2017.

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Kazakhstan Economy Outlook

Since independence from the Soviet Union in 1991, Kazakhstan experienced the fastest economic growth in the region, enjoyed as a...

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Kazakhstan in the UK: Trade and Investment

Since the establishment of diplomatic relations in 1992, the Republic of Kazakhstan and the UK have developed ever-stronger economic ties...

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Become A Member

The business environment has never been tougher and businesses going abroad face even more challenges when it comes to exporting...

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Your Business Resource and Connection

The Kazakh-British Chamber of Commerce is your business resource. Regardless of whether you are a multinational corporation or a sole...

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Networking Centre

The most important element of KBCC Membership is the opportunity to network and establish personal contacts with other community business...

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KBCC’s was founded with the primary objective of creating a unique information hub providing access to reliable up-to-date business information...

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