Top Corporate Event Destination in Central Asia
Kazakhstan is an emerging and fast developing destination for corporate events. We offer superior event production, competitive pricing, access to market and much more. Many companies choose our major cities as Almaty, Nur-Sultan and Shymkent for a large number of extraordinary venues, surrounding nature and unique experiences.
Increasing Customer Base and New Business Opportunities
Kazakhstan is the land of new opportunities and growth. The country links the large and fast-growing markets of CIS, China and Central Asia. Kazakhstan is the member of the WTO and EAEU with the preferential access to a common market with more than 180 million consumers. Kazakhstan is #25 in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business ranking 2020 and offers exclusive business opportunities, network and consumer market and much more.
Silicon Valley of Central Asia
Kazakhstan is one of the most innovative countries among the CIS countries. Astana Hub - international technology park of IT start-ups in Nur-Sultan - provides conditions for independent development of Kazakhstani and foreign technology companies. With over 70 angel investors and startup over 3700 in the tech industry, Kazakhstan is well on its way. We are implementing many of the inventions provided by its growing number of tech startups. For example, there are routers installed on city buses, bus stops and public centers, providing free WiFi city wide.
New and Exciting Destination for Corporate Events
Kazakhstan is a country of great steppes that stretches over 3000 km from the East to the West. This is the largest flat region on earth, where the foundation of horse breeding and equestrian culture was laid. The world’s famous “Golden Man” was found on this land and mankind conquered space for the first time from the spaceport “Baikonyr”. Likewise, Kazakhstan is a birthplace of apples and tulips. There are 11 sites inscribed to the UNESCO World Heritage List. The presence of 13 national parks and 10 natural reserves, half of which are included in the UNESCO`s International Network of Biosphere Reserves proves the natural wealth of our country. Kazakhstan is surrounded by the most beautiful highlands of Altay and the Tien Shan, in which there are many picturesque mountain lakes and glacial peaks – home to rare species such as snow leopard and mountain argali. A treasure of Tian-Shan, the majestic Khan Tengri peak with a height of 7010 m, rises above these limitless mountain expanses, offering unparalleled mountaineering experience.
Almaty is the authentic and most vibrant, green city in Central Asia. It features a ski resort within the city and the world's highest skating rink in the mountains. This city is the real source of travel inspiration.
Nur-Sultan is world`s youngest and northernmost capital city of Asia. Nur-Sultan was awarded the title of City of Peace by UNESCO. A convenient location in the center of the Eurasian continent makes city an economically advantageous transport, communication and tourism center, a kind of Transit Bridge between Europe and Asia.
Shymkent is Southern Kazakhstan’s most vibrant city, with bustling bazaars and a lively downtown. The third largest city in the country, Shymkent is a charming place situated along the Great Silk Road, famous for its rich history and ancient architecture stretching back as far as the 11th century.
Accessible, Affordable and Attractive
Citizens of more than 70 countries may visit Kazakhstan without visa up to 30 days for all proposes of travel. The list of countries enjoying unilateral visa exemption to visit Kazakhstan includes North America, European Union member states, Gulf countries, South-East Asia and many others.
Kazakhstan’s major international airports have direct connections with more than 40 destinations in Europe, the Middle East and Asia including London, Frankfurt, Paris, Moscow, Beijing, Dubai, Istanbul, Seoul and Tokyo (more opening every year). This makes Kazakhstan convenient Silk Road and Central Asia gateway.
Kazakhstan is one of the most affordable destinations in Eurasia. Compared to the rest of MICE destinations, Kazakhstan hotels and resorts provide affordable accommodation and the use of conference rooms at all price levels across the country.
Strategic Support of Corporate Events
Kazakhstan is one of the first destinations in Central Asia to introduce MICE tourism policy and support, actively engaged in hosting and establishing the grounds of international corporate events, providing services such as pre-visits, city support letters, promotional materials and financial support.
Kazakh Tourism National Company MICE team offers: - Free and impartial venue and supplier finding service - Event production - Hosted site inspections - Marketing and financial support - And much more