NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The Kazinform Timeline is the one-stop-shop where you can learn about the historical events of December 3rd. Find out what notable events occurred throughout Kazakhstan’s history on December 3.
International Day of Persons with Disabilities is a United Nations-sanctioned day that is celebrated on December 3 every year.
Pesticide Free Day Dedicated to the memory of the 1984 chemical disaster in Bhopal, India which left thousands dead and hundreds of thousands injured is marked on December 3.
1993 – Then the President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, receives the gold medal and the honorable diploma to receive the title of “Person of the Year” awarded by the International Association for the Renewal of Spirituality Rukhaniyat during his visit official in the Republic of Kyrgyzstan.
1993 – The agreement for the creation of the International Consortium for Mineral Exploration on the Kazakh Plateau of the Caspian Sea is signed.
2010 – The Astana Declaration affirming the country’s commitment to the standards, principles and obligations in the three dimensions of the OSCE is adopted at the Summit of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe in the Kazakh capital.
2012 – The “Kazakhstan” park is open in the Turkish province of Nevşehir.
2013 – Young singer Mariya Mudryak wins three prestigious prizes at the 7th Magda Olivero International Singing Competition.
2014 – Then the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev, the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow, and the former Iranian President Hassan Rouhani participate in the opening of the Turkmen-Iranian section of the Kazakhstan-Turkmenistan-Iran railway line.
2014 – The Kazakh international news agency Kazinform and the Mongolian news agency Montsame sign a cooperation agreement in the city of Astana, now Nur-Sultan.
2015 – The famous Alice Tully Hall in Lincoln Center, New York, hosts the solemn opening of Kazakh Art Week.
2016 – Then the President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, awards the State Prize for Literature and Art to the creators of the feature film Kunanbay on the father of the great Kazakh thinker, the poet Abai.
2016 – The Honorary Consulate of Kazakhstan is opened in Nova Gorica, Slovenia, which is also part of the Slovenian Coastal Consular District.
2017 – New Delhi hosts the photo exhibition “Unknown Kazakhstan” on the territory of the historic complex of Qutb Minar.
2019 – Turkish professor and scientist Kürşad Zorlu gives a presentation of his book on Nursultan Nazarbayev titled Nazarbayev koshbasshylygy: Uly Dalanyn orleui.
2020 – The Kazakh animated feature Muzbalak is recognized as the best animated film at the Stockholm Film and TV Festival and the Golden Bee International Children’s Film Festival.