Ukraine's National Broadcasting Board issues fine to Public Radio for 0% Urkainian songsWorld July 22, 5:39
Femen movement activists faces 5 years in jail for trying to frustrate summit meetingWorld July 22, 4:38
Russian Deputy PM dismisses allegations he will arrived in Moldova on warplaneRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 22, 2:46
Russian top diplomat shares his impressions from meeting with US leaderRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 21, 20:31
Lavrov bewildered US special services give no facts of Russia’s meddling in US electionRussian Politics & Diplomacy July 21, 19:46
Putin says USSR collapse had greatest impact on himSociety & Culture July 21, 18:37
Putin expects Russian-European Mars landing mission to crown with successScience & Space July 21, 18:21
Key facts about ExxonMobil and its business in RussiaBusiness & Economy July 21, 18:14
Nemtsov’s daughter appeals against verdict on her father’s murder with Supreme CourtSociety & Culture July 21, 18:03
ASTANA, July 23 (Itar-Tass) - Kazakhstan, which has begun preparations for the harvesting season, is expecting to bring in 15 million tons of grain in 2013 compared with 12.8 million tons last year, Economics and Budget Planning Minister Yerbolat Dosayev told a Cabinet meeting on Tuesday.
"Harvesting preparations have already begun; we plan to supply 410 tons of diesel fuel with a 10% discount," Agriculture Minister Asylzhan Mamytbekov said.
Sowing works in the republic were fully completed on June 11.
According to preliminary information, crops were sown on an area of 21.4 million hectares this year, with spring crops taking up 18.6 million hectares, and grain crops 15.7 million hectares, including 13.1 million heaters of wheat, the agriculture minister said.