This day in history:
In 1974, A.Nurpeissov’s trilogy "Blood and Sweat" was awarded the State Prize of the USSR
In 1918, Islam Zharylgapov was born
On June 16, 1993 in Almaty by the Decree of the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev was established Kazakhstan Institute for Strategic Research under the President of Kazakhstan (KISR). The main objective of the institute as a state research institute is a research and analytical support to the President of Kazakhstan. The Institute is headed by the Presidential Administration. Director of the Institute is Bulat Sultanov. The Institute conducts basic research on strategic issues of foreign and domestic policy of socio-economic development of Kazakhstan, preparing materials forecasting and analytical nature to lead the country. It organizes seminars, conferences, round tables, international forums on the main directions of their research. KISR is collaborate with foreign scientific and analytical structures, provides international research projects on various aspects of development of Kazakhstan and Central Asia.