Republic of Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan[b] (KazakhҚазақстанromanized: QazaqstanIPA: [qɑzɑqˈstɑn] (About this soundlisten)), officially the Republic of Kazakhstan (Kazakh: Қазақстан Республикасыromanized: Qazaqstan Respýblıkasy; Russian: Республика Казахстанtr. Respublika Kazakhstan),[4][13] is the world's largest landlocked country, and the ninth-largest in the world, with an area of 2,724,900 square kilometres (1,052,100 sq mi).[4][14] It is a transcontinental country largely located in Asia; most western parts are in Europe. Kazakhstan is the dominant nation of Central Asia economically, generating 60% of the region's GDP, primarily through its oil and gas industry. It also has vast mineral resources.[15]

Capital
Nur-Sultan
Square
2 717 300.0
Population
18 276 499
Languages
Kazakh, Russian
Currency
KZT
Continent
Asia
Minister of Agriculture
Minister of Agriculture : Saparkhan Omarov
Link to the Website of the Ministry
https://moa.gov.kz/ru
Food Security Index
57.70
Source for Food Security Index
https://foodsecurityindex.eiu.com

Kazakhstan in news

18 March 2022
The article by Kazinform news site reports on the Agriculture Minister Yerbol Karashukeyev’s statement about the plans to ensure food security in Kazakhstan.
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