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    Kazakhstan is one of the largest countries in Central Asia and has a rich Culture Soaked in the beauty of nature, Kazakhstan is a land of exquisitely preserved culture and heritage. Located in Central Asia, Kazakhstan is one of the largest countries. Most of the country is still unexplored by travelers. Observing the local crowd closely will help visitors understand…
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Kazakhstan Info

COMMERCIAL/ ADMINISTRATIVE CAPITAL: Astana

GEOGRAPHY

Kazakhstan is the largest landlocked country and the ninth-largest country in the world with an area of 2,700,000 square kilometres (1,000,000 sq mi).

DEMOGRAPHY

A population of close to 16.4 Million. Muslims account for about 70% of the population.

CLIMATE

The Climate in Kazakhstan is continental. In summer the temperatures average more than 30 °C(86 °F) and in winter average −12 °C(10.4 °F)

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

Kazakh is the official language.
Russian are used in education and communication.

LOCAL TIME

UTC +6 hrs

BUSINESS HOURS

Government: 9 AM to 5:30 PM
General: 9 AM to 6 PM

HOLIDAYS

Independence Day: December 16th
Nauryz Meyrami (Traditional Spring Holiday): March 22nd
Capital City Day: July 6th

Muslim Festivals (based on the lunar calendar):
Id-ul-Fitr
Id-ul-Adha

CURRENCY

Kazakhstani Tenge

IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS

Police/ Emergencies: 02
Medical / Ambulance: 03
Fire: 01

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