On May 16 in Almaty, the 1st conference of the republican public association "The Board of Commercial Lawyers “Kazakhstan Bar Association” (KazBar) took place. The initiators of KazBar establishment were the Heads of the leading law firms: Aequitas, Dechert, GRATA, Norton Rose, Olympex Advisers, Salans, Sayat Zholshi & Partners, Signum and the Group of Companies "Kazakhmys".
Uralsk, Western Kazakhstan Oblast.
4 December 2012 –Karachaganak Petroleum Operating B.V. (KPO) has announced that a new secondary school #37 for 1200 pupils built by the company as part of the state programme “100 schools, 100 hospitals” in Uralskof the Western Kazakhstan oblast was successfully put into operation.
Total amount of KPO investments in this social project $2.9 million. The Uralsk construction company “Zhaikselstroy” was the main contractor of the project.