1995, in Kazakhstan the first banknote printing factory is being opened.
The Kazakh National Holiday «Nauryz» was restored in 1988.
In 1995, the 150th birth anniversary of Abai Kunanbai-uly was celebrated in Kazakhstan and abroad.
In 1887 Verny was the site of one of The most devastating earthquakes in the region's history.
The first cotton combine in Almaty was built in 1961.
In 1994 skier Vladimir Smirnov won the first gold of Independent Kazakhstan.
In 1937, the first Almaty zoo was opened.
Many believed that Medeu was named by analogy with Dynamo or Torpedo, but it is not the real fact.
In 1996 the «Khabar» Agency started to work on the creation of the first domestic tv-series.
On October 25, 2002, the national satellite TV channel «Caspionet» appeared for the first time in Kazakhstan.