Source: Postponing OPEC, non-OPEC meeting still option for RussiaBusiness & Economy December 09, 0:35
Sports arbitration court strips Russian boxer of 2016 Olympic silverSport December 08, 22:48
Russia, US military experts, diplomats to discuss Aleppo in Geneva on Dec. 10 - LavrovWorld December 08, 22:41
Lavrov says US voiced regret over shelling of hospital in Aleppo but somewhat hazilyRussian Politics & Diplomacy December 08, 21:48
Budget revenues from Rosneft privatization to be $11.1 bln — ministerBusiness & Economy December 08, 21:18
Lavrov, Kerry discuss militants’ withdrawal from Aleppo — Russian foreign ministryRussian Politics & Diplomacy December 08, 21:00
Lavrov: Combat actions in Aleppo suspended to take civilians out of cityRussian Politics & Diplomacy December 08, 20:56
Bach says WADA to play part in deciding on 2021 IBU World Championship in RussiaSport December 08, 20:44
Gazprom signs contract for construction of Turkish Stream’s first line with AllseasBusiness & Economy December 08, 20:03
ASTANA, April 26. /TASS/. Voter turnout at Kazakhstan’s early presidential elections, according to preliminary data, was 95.11%, deputy chairman of the Central Election Commission Vladimir Foos said on Sunday.
He said preliminary results of the voting would be announced on Monday. He said the country’s laws gave 12 hours to count votes.
"In general, voter turnout in the republic is 95.11%," Foos said, adding such high turnout had been registered in all 14 regions of the country. Voter turnout in Astana and Alamty was 94.51 and 72.28, respectively, he said.
However, in his words, this figure does not include data from foregin polling stations.
Voting started at 07:00 a.m. local time /04:00 a.m. Moscow Time/ and lasted for 13 hours. As many as 9,700 polling stations, including 65 abroad, were opened. Kazakhstan has 9.5 million eligible voters. The Central election Commission has 48 hours after the closing of polling stations to announce preliminary results. Official results are to be announced by May 3.