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Kazakhstan

26.02.2010

All drug users and dealers in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and other neighboring countries know that marijuana grows in the Chuy valley. There is no way this narcotic herb can be destroyed: dig over the land just to see more of it growing there in the next year, pull out seven meter long roots to bring sand into villages or bury roads under it. A decision was made in Kazakhstan to build a hemp processing plant to manufacture medicine and fiber. However these intentions counter bureaucratic hindrances and lack of understanding on the side of drug fighters.

29.10.2009

Astana, 29 October (AKI) - By Josephine McKenna - Major Italian companies including Finmeccanica and ENI are among 13 leading firms that will benefit from new bilateral accords expected to be announced between Italy and Kazakhstan next week. Kazakhstan's president Nursultan Nazarbayev, is due to meet prime minister Silvio Berlusconi on a two-day visit to Italy on 4 November.