ASTANA WILL BRING TOGETHER THE STRONGEST CHESS PLAYERS

International Chess Festival Astana Open-2017 will be held in Astana from July 13-29. Today, more than 300 chess players from 12 countries like Kazakhstan, Russia, Egypt and Bulgaria, Ukraine and Mongolia, Uzbekistan and Iran have already registered for the tournament.

CHESS IN SCHOOL: PREPARATION

36 teachers and 20 psychologists will attend trainings to get ready for the “Chess in School” pilot project.  The trainings will start May 29 in Almaty, who will then embark on pursuing the project from September 1. Initiated by the

ЮРМАЛАДАН АЛТЫН ЖӘНЕ ҚОЛА ЖҮЛДЕ

26 ақпан мен 5 наурыз күні Юрмалада (Латвия)  үлкен “Юрмала шахмат күндері”  фестивалі өтіп жатыр. Фестиваль 7 турнирден тұрады, ал арасында ең ауқымдысы – шахматтан “Алексей Широв қысқы кубогы” халықаралық балалар турнирі. Турнир 27 ақпан күні басталады. Бұл сайысқа Қазақстандық

Gulishan Nahbayeva: «I cannot imagine my life without chess»

In recent years, Kazakhstan national women’s chess team, the average age of which is hardly older than 20, demonstrates all of its opportunities and regularly gets into the top-7 in major competitions. In this way, at the World Team Championship

Kirsan Ilyumzhinov – The cause of many of our problems is the lack of intelligence and culture.

The cause of many of our problems is the lack of intelligence and culture. Kirsan Ilyumzhinov shared views about doing business during the crisis period. He is the first Head of Kalmykia and the President of the International Chess Federation