NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Kazinform Timeline is the one-stop-shop where you can learn about historical events and dates for August 11. Learn about notable events that happened throughout Kazakhstan’s history on August 11.
1995 – The memorial mausoleum of Abai and Shakarim is opened in the Zhidebai tract.
2009 – The solemn opening of the Kazakh-Japanese exhibition takes place at the UN headquarters in New York.
2010 – The book “Strategy for the Radical Renewal of the World Community and Partnership of Civilizations” by the President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, is translated into Arabic and published in Saudi Arabia.
2016 – The new infrasound station for recording unauthorized nuclear tests at the test sites of the world is launched in the village of Makanchi, in the East Kazakhstan region.
2017 – Kazakh judoka Nurzat Salimbayev wins 60kg silver at the Cadet World Championships in Santiago, Chile.
2018 – The solemn opening of the transport hub – Kuryk Port ferry complex takes place in the Mangistau region.
2018 – Kazakhstan assumes the chairmanship of the CIS Tourism Council.
2019 – The Museum of Islamic Art is open at the Khalif Altai Mosque in the city of Ust-Kamenogorsk.
2020 – Bulgaria holds the official opening ceremony of a bas-relief of Abai at the Alley of Distinguished Persons in Sveti Vlas.
2021 – The collections of Abai’s Book of French Words are given to the Fund of the Royal Library of France.
2021 – A cancellation ceremony for stamps made in Spain is held at the International Turkish Culture and Heritage Fund in Baku on 175e birthday of the poet Abai.