Astana Astana is the capital of Kazakhstan Done: Zurman Z. Faculty: General medicine Group: 006-2k Prepared by: Kaibaldieva B.M. Almaty 2015 С.Ж.Асфендияров атындағы Қазақ Ұлттық Медициналық Университеті Kazakh National Medical University named after S.D.Asfendiarov
Astana is situated in the central part of the country. The capital of Kazakhstan, Astana, was called Akmola until It is the second largest city in the country. Almaty, which was the capital until 1997, is the largest.
The Baiterek Tower has become the city's symbol and its visiting card. The height of the structure is 105 meters. At the height of 97 meters there is an observation deck providing a bird's eye view of the city.
The figure of 97 was not chosen at random. It symbolizes the year of the movement of the capital from Almaty to Astana. The Baiterek Tower accommodates an art gallery, a large aquarium and a restaurant.
The climate of the region is extreme with typically long and snowy winters. Average January temperature is -14°C to 18°C which sometimes drops to below -40°C.
Spring is late but amazingly beautiful, and comes at the end of March. At this time, the steppe looks especially wonderful with its wealth of blooming toffees and tulips. Summers are moderately hot, with plenty of rainshowers and clear sunny days. Average July temperature is 20°C to 24°C.
In 1999 by decision of UNESCO, Astana was awarded the title of World City. The city has an opera and Ballet Theater, a drama theater and a variety of museums The monuments of Astana are a linking element between the new capital and its history, held in esteem by all the people of Kazakhstan.
President Nursultan Nazarbayev at the meeting with Talgat Ermegiyaev the Chairman of the Board of JSC «National Company «Astana EXPO-2017» instructed to attract domestic business in the creation of the exhibition center EXPO 2017.
Sapar Iskakov is the Kazakh traveler, philanthropi st these days in the city of Jeddah in Saudi Arabia.
The exhibition EXPO-2017 in Astana - an achievement not only for Kazakhstan, but the whole Islamic world.
Astana is the beautiful city. Visitors to Astana love the modern buildings in the city.