ASTANA-CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE

ASTANA-CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE EXHIBITION HELD IN BUCHAREST

 

 

On 24 April 2012 the cultural and political community of Romania is celebrating the tremendous achievements of ASTANA- Kazakhstan`s capital in the impressive Exhibition: ASTANA- CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE.

Astana-Capital of the future. The fruition of a powerful vision

The Exhibition: ASTANA- CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE is designed to express the Romanian cultural and political community support for the Astana`s bid for hosting EXPO 2017 and to present to Romanian public the new, lofty and impressive capital of Kazakhstan.

Astana is one of the newest city in the world , elected in 1997 as Kazakhstan capital and has rapidly turn into one of the most beautiful , visionary and environmental friendly capital of the world.

Supplementary Astana ( the meaning of the word in Kazakh being Capital city) is representing not only a paramount fruition and an outstanding effort of the Kazakh people, but also an example of world cooperation in the city construction, as 432 worldwide company had being involved during the city construction in this ambitious and peerless project: a capital for the future.

Astana. A new and impressive architecture.  

Bucharest, capital of Romania, is hosting the Exhibition ASTANA- CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE also to impress upon the strategic dimension of Kazakhstan-Romania bilateral relations and to state about the brotherhood feeling between the cities of Bucharest and Astana . Also the exhibition is stressing the feeling that Romania and Kazakhstan are building a common destiny of friendship and cooperation.

The Exhibition ASTANA- CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE will receive the messages of support from Romanian Parliament Cultural Commission, Friendship Parliamentary Group Romania-Kazakhstan, Education, Tourism and Culture Ministries, academic and cultural institutions and representatives of all political parties represented in the parliament.

It is a moment of unity, destined to celebrate a city often referred to as: a world miracle, a city build by the greatest architects of the millennium (Japanese Kisho Kurokawa and british Norman Foster), a city that had received UNESCO recognition as WORLD CITY (1999) and a city that geostrategic is marking the center of Euro-Asian continental giant. Even more important, Astana had emphasized his role as a world decision maker choosing a daring theme: Future of Energy for the EXPO 2017 international exhibition.

House of World Religions : an impressive landmark.

The Exhibition ASTANA- CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE is also the first public display of a Capital city for Romanian public; it is the first city from Central Asia ever presented internationally and is the most important cultural event dedicated to a city, in the last 30 years, in Romania.

The visitors will have the occasion to see world appreciated building such as: World Peace Palace, World House of Religions or famous entertainment center Khan Shatyr and a series of other famous sites that made the city to be inscribed among top 30 cities in the world.

Astana-capital of the future is waiting to be discovered for a week (23-27 April 2012) in the heart of Bucharest as a symbol of the friendship that is uniting Europe and Asia and Romania and Kazakhstan.

 

EXPOZITIA ASTANA: CAPITALA VIITORULUI AJUNGE IN BUCURESTI

 

                                     

 24 aprilie 2012 este data la care comunitatea culturala si politica a Romaniei   va sarbatorii in mod festiv realizarile extraordinare ale orasului ASTANA-capitala Kazahstanului, in cadrul Expozitiei ASTANA-CAPITALA VIITORULUI.

Astana: capitala viitorului. O gandire indrazneata a dat nastere unui fenomen al secolului XXI-capitala Kazahstanului.

Expozitia ASTANA-CAPITALA VIITORULUI este menita a exprima sprijinul romanesc pentru alegerea Astanei drept gazda a EXPO2017 si pentru a prezenta, in premiera, publicului romanesc noua si impresionanta capitala a Kazahstanului.

Astana este unul din cele mai noi orase ale lumii , ales in 1997 drept capitala a Kazahstanului si a devenit rapid una din cele mai vizionare , frumoase si functionale capitale ale lumii.

In plus Astana ( cuvantul inseamna capitala, in limba kazaha ) reprezinta nu doar un efort si o reusita extraordinara a poporului kazah, dar si un exemplu de cooperare mondiala in constructia orasului,  peste 432 de companii din intreaga lume fiind implicate, intr-un moment sau altul, in constructia acestui ambitios proiect : o capitala pentru viitor.

Bucurestiul,capitala Romaniei, gazduieste Expozitia ASTANA-CAPITALA VIITORULUI tocmai pentru a ilustra importanta strategica a relatiei Romania-Kazahstan, dar si pentru a arata infratirea intre cele doua orase si sentimentul ca cele doua tari isi construiesc un destin comun de prietenie si cooperare.

Astana: orasul miracol.

Expozitia ASTANA-CAPITALA VIITORULUI va primi salutul Comisiilor de Cultura ale Parlamentului Romaniei, Comisiei Bilaterale Parlamentare Romania-Kazahstan, Ministerului Educatiei, Culturii, Turismului, institutiilor academice si de cultura si al tuturor reprezentantilor partidelor politice prezente in Parlament .

Este un moment de unitate, pentru a sarbatorii un oras numit ″o minune a lumii″, oras construit de cei mai mari arhitecti ai mileniului (japonezul-Kisho Kurokawa si britanicul Norman Foster), oras ce a primit premiul UNESCO-Oras al Lumii    ( 1999) si care din punct de vedere strategic marcheaza centrul gigantului continental euroasiatic. In plus pentru a-si sublinia destinul mondial Astana si-a ales o tema indrazneata : Viitorul Energiei, pentru Expozitia Internationala EXPO2017.

Casa Mondiala a Religiilor: o imagine emblematica.

Expozitia ASTANA-CAPITALA VIITORULUI este prima prezentare a unui oras  capitala pentru publicul romanesc, este primul oras din Asia Centrala prezentat international si reprezinta cea mai ampla manifestare culturala din ultimii ani dedicate unui oras ce a avut loc in Romania in ultimii 30 de ani.

Vizitatorii vor putea vedea constructii apreciate  in plan  international precum: Palatul Pacii, Casa Mondiala a Religiilor , Khan Shatyr si alte edificii ce au facut ca orasul sa fie clasat intre primele 30 din lume.

Astana- capitala viitorului va asteapta pentru o saptamana ( 23-27 aprilie 2012)  in inima Bucurestiului ca un simbol al prieteniei ce uneste Europa si Asia , Romania si Kazahstanul.

 

ASTANA-CAPITALA VIITORULUI SARBATORITA FESTIV IN BUCURESTI

 

In data de 24 aprilie 2012, in cadrul somptuos oferit de Palatul Muzeului de Geologie, a avut loc deschiderea oficiala a expozitiei de sprijin pentru candidatura orasului Astana la EXPO 2017: ASTANA-CAPITALA VIITORULUI .

Ceremonia de deschidere a beneficiat de prezenta membrilor Parlamentului si Guvernului  Romaniei , de prezenta Corpului Diplomatic acreditat la Bucuresti si a nenumarati diplomati, academicieni si oameni de cultura.

Ceremonia de deschidere a EXPOZITIEI ASTANA-CAPITALA VIITORULUI beneficiat de prezenta membrilor Parlamentului si Guvernului  Romaniei , de prezenta Corpului Diplomatic acreditat la Bucuresti si a nenumarati diplomati, academicieni si oameni de cultura.

In cuvantul sau de deschidere, prof.dr.Anton Caragea, Directorul Institutului de Relatii Internationale si Cooperare Economica,  a subliniat ca Expozitia Astana-Capitala Viitorului este destinata a exprima sprijinul oficial al Parlamentului si Guvernului Romaniei pentru relatia strategica Romania-Kazahstan si pentru candidatura orasului Astana ca organizator al EXPO 2017.

Astana trebuie sa fie gazda EXPO 2017, deoarece este capitala din Asia Centrala ce cunoaste cea mai rapida crestere demografica si economica, este simbolul schimbarii geopolitice ce pune Asia in centrul dezvoltarii economice si politice mondiale si beneficiaza de vointa politica si de un buget de 20 de miliarde de euro pentru desfasurarea expozitiei in cele mai bune coditii.

Alegerea Astanei este alegerea practica, de bun simt si de succes a concluzionat prof.dr.Anton Caragea.

La randul sau deputatul Viorel Palasca, Presedintele Grupului Parlamentar de Prietenie Romania-Kazakhstan, a transmis sprijinul Parlamentului pentru alegerea Astanei: ″va asigur de tot sprijinul nostru, de altfel unul traditional, pentru ca orasul Astana sa capete o noua si meritata recunoastere internationala odata cu organizarea Expozitiei Internaţionale din 2017 intr-o capitala moderna, dinamica ce imbină intr-o manieră exceptionala valorile arhitectonice si mai ales prezinta spiritul creator si novator al locuitorilor Republicii Kazahstan″.

In final deputatul a adresat cele mai calde aprecieri pentru E.S Talgat Kaliyev, Insarcinatul cu Afaceri al Kazahstanului in Romania  si pentru E.S. prof.dr.Anton Caragea, Director IRICE pentru organizarea impecabila a acestui important eveniment bilateral.

Deputatul Ahmet Aledin , Vice-Presedintele Comisiei Parlamentare pentru Cultura a exprimat sprijinul general de care Kazakhstanul si candidatura Astanei se bucura in Parlament. Puterea si opozitia laolalta fiind de acord asupra dezvoltarii relatiei strategice Romania-Kazahstan.

Senatorul Trifon Belacurencu a adresat cuvantul de salut al Senatului Romaniei apreciind ca: Decizia Romaniei de a sprijinii candidatura orasului Astana pentru EXPO2017 este doar un episod al acestei relatii de colaborare si prietenie. Totodata si domnia sa a exprimat aprecierea inaltului for pentru eforturile desfasurate de Insarcinatul cu Afaceri al Kazahstanului-Talgat Kaliyev si prof.dr.Anton Caragea director IRICE in desfasurarea acestui extraordinar eveniment.

  Ceilalti vorbitori au exprimat sprijinul hotarat in dezvoltarea relatiei bilaterale Romania-Kazahstan si in sprijinirea tuturor initiativelor bilaterale de dezvoltare a dialogului.

Pe aceasta linie sau inscris Sali Negiat-Secretar de stat al Guvernului Romaniei, prof.dr.Mircea Constantinescu-Director Academia Diplomatica Europeana si alti demnitari prezenti.

Un moment special a fost discursul primarului Nicoale Ontanu, ce a anuntat decizia oficiala de a numi o strada din Bucuresti cu numele Astana, decizie salutata cu spectaculoase aplauze de cei prezenti.

La fel de calduros a fost primita scrisoarea Presedintei Comisiei de Cultura Raluca Turcanu, anuntand  decizia sa de-a contribui la dezvoltarea relatiei bilaterale Romania – Kazahstan

In final Excelenta Sa Dl. Talgat Kaliyev –Insarcinatul cu afaceri al Kazahstanului in Romania s-a exprimat, plin de autentica emotie, la vederea solidaritatii si respectului cu care Kazahstanul este privit in Romania de cele mai inalte autoritati, dar si de intreaga populatie.

Aceasta solidaritate si dorinta de a construi o relatie de succes sunt garantia ca intre cele doua tari dialogul se va dezvolta si relatia politica perfecta de astazi si investitiile de 3 miliarde de dolari ale Kazahstanului in Romania nu sunt decat un inceput.

Multumind pentru sprijinul acordat candidaturii Astanei la EXPO 2017, dl. Talgat Kaliyev a prezentat un film despre eforturile extraordinare depuse de Astana pentru a gazdui expozitia internationala in cele mai bune conditii, apreciind ca EXPO 2017 la Astana va fi un succes deosebit.

La finalul manifestarii oaspetii au putut sa admire nestingheriti 20 de tablouri uriase, reprezentand minunile arhitectonice ale capitalei Kazahstanului: Astana si sau putut delecta cu un urias tort botezat Astana in onoarea gazdei EXPO 2017 si cu sampanie rara de patrimoniu, adusa special pentru aceasta ocazie.

Expozitia a fost transmisa de 6 posturi de televiziune ( TVR Cultural, TVR Info, TVR 1, National TV, N24 Plus si Travel Mix ) si oglindita in zeci de articole de presa, marturie suplimentara a prestigiului extraordinar de care Kazahstanul se bucura in societatea romaneasca.

Expozitia ASTANA-CAPITALA VIITORULUI , cel mai important eveniment cultural din Romania anului 2012, a ramas deschisa intre 23 si 27 aprilie 2012 fiind vizitata de peste 18.000 de bucuresteni, marturie a viului interes nascut de capitala Kazahstanului.

Dintre zecile de reprezentanti diplomatici prezenti la ASTANA-CPITALA VIITORULUI am selectat cativa, dar le multumim tuturor pentru prezenta:

Ambasadorul Braziliei Excelenta Sa Raymundo Santos Rocha MAGNO

Ambassadorul Irak-ului- CEL MAI BUN AMBASADOR ACREDITAT IN ROMANIA PENTRU ANUL 2011 E.S.Mohammed Saeed AL-SHAKARCHI  prezent la  EXPOZITIA ASTANA

Reprezentantul Ambasadei Turkmenistanului inconjurat de delegatia Ministerului Culturii

Ambasadorii  Irak-ului E.S. Mohammed Saeed AL-SHAKARCHI si ai Malaeziei E.S. Mohd Fareed ZAKARIA

 Opt inalti demnitari ai Romaniei isi exprima sprijinul pentru relatia strategica Romania-Kazakhstan

E.S. Ambasadoarea Venezuelei Zulay Coromoto Prieto de Rodriguez

 

ASTANA - CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE CELEBRATED IN BUCHAREST

On 24 April 2012, in the luxurious surroundings of Palace of Geology, the Official Opening of the Exhibition ASTANA-CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE took place. The exhibition organized by Embassy of Republic of Kazakhstan in Romania and Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation is destined to express Romania’s support for Astana candidature to host EXPO 2017 International exhibition.



The opening ceremony was held in the presence of Members of Romanian Parliament and Romanian Government, members of Diplomatic Corp accredited to Romania and countless Romanian and foreign diplomat’s, academicians, personalities of culture and art etc.


Members of Romanian Parliament and Romanian Government, members of Diplomatic Corp accredited to Romania and countless Romanian and foreign diplomat’s, academicians, personalities of culture and art attend ASTANA-CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE EXHIBITION

In the opening speech, Professor Dr. Anton Caragea, Director of Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation (IRICE) had underlined that ASTANA-CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE Exhibition is destined to offer the official support of Parliament and Government of Romania to the bilateral strategic relationship between Romania and Kazakhstan and for the candidature of city of Astana for EXPO 2017.

″Astana must be the host of EXPO 2017 as it is the most dynamic city in the Asia region in term of economic development and is the symbol of geopolitical shift towards Asia as the main engine of economic growth and also because Astana is enjoying political support and economic investments of 20 billions euro for holding EXPO 2017 in the best circumstances. Electing Astana is the practical thing to do, is the common sense and the most successful choice″, concluded Professor Dr. Anton Caragea.

Taking the floor, Deputy Viorel Palasca, President of Romania-Kazakhstan Friendship Parliamentary Group had conveyed Parliament support for Astana: ″ I assure you of all our support, a traditional one I must add, for Astana receiving a new and deserved international recognition as the host of International EXPO 2017 in a new, dynamic, modern capital that is combining in an outstanding manner the architectural values and the creator spirit of inhabitants of republic of Kazakhstan ″.

Finally, the Deputy V. Palasca had address his warmest congratulations and appreciations for the effort in impeccable hosting and organizing this event to H.E. Talgat Kaliyev- Kazakhstan Charge d`affairs and to Professor Dr. Anton Caragea, IRICE Director.

Deputy Ahmet Aledin, Vice-Chairman of Parliamentary Commission for Culture had express the general sense of unity among opposition and power alike in the Parliament in supporting the strategic relationship Romania-Kazakhstan.

Senator Trifon Belacurencu had express the Romanian Senate salute and support for the exhibition, testifying that the Romanian decision to support Astana as host of EXPO 2017 is just an episode in a long history of bilateral support and friendship.

Also he conveyed the Senate congratulation for peerless hosting and organizing this event to H.E. Talgat Kaliyev-Kazakhstan Charge d`affairs and to Professor Dr. Anton Caragea, IRICE Director.

The rest of the main dignitary’s present at the exhibition such as Sali Negiat- Secretary of State of Romanian Government, Professor Dr. Mircea Constantinescu, director of European Diplomacy Academy had underlined the staunch support for Kazakhstan –Romanian friendship and support for Astana as host of EXPO 2017.

A special moment was the speech of Mayor Nicolae Ontanu, in thunderous applause, announcing that Astana is having a street named after in the heart of Bucharest.

Equally warm was received the letter signed by President of Cultural Committee Mrs. Raluca Turcan expressing his pledge in supporting all Kazakhstan initiatives in Romania.

Finally emotion overwhelmed H.E. Charge d`affairs of Kazakhstan Talgat Kaliyev took the stand and express his appreciation for the showered praises and feelings of support express toward his country. This solidarity and the desire of building an improved connection is a guarantee that the present day perfect political bilateral relation and economic investments of Kazakhstan in Romania of more than 3 billion dollars are just the beginning.

In the end H.E. Talgat Kaliyev had presented a short movie about Astana preparations to host EXPO 2017 and stated that the EXPO 2017 in Astana will be a universally shared success.

The final moments of the ceremony where dedicated to a stroll along 20 huge photos of today’s Astana landmarks and then the guest had enjoyed a huge cake named in honour of Astana and patrimony champaign, made specially available for this event.

The Exhibition ASTANA-CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE was broadcasted by 6 Romanian televisions’ (TVR Cultural, TVR Info, TVR 1, National TV, N24 Plus and Travel Mix) and receives dozens of favourable reviews in the press supplementary emphasizing the strong impression left by Kazakhstan to Romanian public.

The Exhibition ASTANA-CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE, the most important cultural event hosted by Romania in 2012, remained opened between 23 and 27 of April 2012 receiving more than 18.000 visitors in this period of time, witnessing the powerful impression left by Astana to Romanian public.

Among the tens of diplomatic representatives present on the venue of the ASTANA CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE EXHIBITION we have selected a FEW but we say THANK YOU to ALL dear friends:
 



Ambassador of Brasil H.E. Raymundo Santos Rocha MAGNO.



 
 
Ambassador of Iraq- BEST AMBASSADOR FOR 2011 H.E.Mohammed Saeed AL-SHAKARCHI visits the ASTANA EXHIBITION.



 
Turkmenistan Ambassador Representative among Ministry of Culture delegation.



 
 Ambassadors of Iraq H.E.Mohammed Saeed AL-SHAKARCHI and Malaezia H.E. Mohd Fareed ZAKARIA.



 
 
Eight dignitaries of Romania had come to pledge support for Romania-Kazakhstan strategic relation.


 

 

On 24 April 2012, in the luxurious surroundings of Palace of Geology, the Official Opening of the Exhibition ASTANA-CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE took place. The exhibition organized by Embassy of Republic of Kazakhstan in Romania and Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation is destined to express Romania’s support for Astana candidature to host EXPO 2017 International exhibition.

The opening ceremony was held in the presence of Members of Romanian Parliament and Romanian Government, members of  Diplomatic Corp accredited to Romania and countless Romanian and foreign diplomat’s, academicians, personalities of culture and art etc.

Members of Romanian Parliament and Romanian Government, members of  Diplomatic Corp accredited to Romania and countless Romanian and foreign diplomat’s, academicians, personalities of culture and art attend ASTANA-CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE EXHIBITION

In the opening speech, Professor Dr. Anton Caragea, Director of Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation (IRICE) had underlined that ASTANA-CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE Exhibition is destined to offer the   official support of Parliament and Government of Romania to the bilateral strategic relationship between Romania and Kazakhstan   and for the candidature of city of Astana for EXPO 2017.

 ″Astana must be the host of EXPO 2017 as it is the most dynamic city in the Asia region in term of economic development and is the symbol of geopolitical shift towards Asia as the main engine of economic growth and also because Astana is enjoying political support and economic investments of 20 billions euro for holding EXPO 2017 in the best circumstances. Electing Astana is the practical thing to do, is the common sense and the most successful choice″, concluded Professor Dr. Anton Caragea.

Taking the floor, Deputy Viorel Palasca, President of Romania-Kazakhstan Friendship Parliamentary Group   had conveyed Parliament support for Astana:  ″ I assure you of all our support, a traditional one I must add, for Astana receiving a new and deserved international recognition as the host of International EXPO 2017 in a new, dynamic, modern capital that is combining in an outstanding manner the architectural values and the creator spirit of inhabitants of republic of Kazakhstan ″.

Finally, the Deputy V. Palasca had address his warmest congratulations and appreciations for the effort in impeccable hosting and organizing this event to H.E. Talgat Kaliyev- Kazakhstan Charge d`affairs and to Professor Dr. Anton Caragea, IRICE Director.

Deputy Ahmet Aledin, Vice-Chairman of Parliamentary Commission for Culture had express the general sense of unity among opposition and power alike in the Parliament in supporting the strategic relationship Romania-Kazakhstan.

Senator Trifon Belacurencu had express the Romanian Senate salute and support for the exhibition, testifying that the Romanian decision to support Astana as host of EXPO 2017 is just an episode in a long history of bilateral support and friendship.

Also he conveyed the Senate congratulation for peerless hosting and organizing this event to H.E. Talgat Kaliyev-Kazakhstan Charge d`affairs and to Professor Dr. Anton Caragea, IRICE Director.

The rest of the main dignitary’s present at the exhibition such as Sali Negiat- Secretary of State of Romanian Government, Professor Dr. Mircea Constantinescu, director of European Diplomacy Academy   had underlined the staunch support for Kazakhstan –Romanian friendship and support for Astana as host of EXPO 2017.

A special moment was the speech of Mayor Nicolae Ontanu, in thunderous applause, announcing that Astana is having a street named after in the heart of Bucharest.

Equally warm was received the letter signed by President of Cultural Committee Mrs. Raluca Turcan expressing his pledge in supporting all Kazakhstan initiatives in Romania.

Finally emotion overwhelmed H.E. Charge d`affairs of Kazakhstan Talgat Kaliyev took the stand and express his appreciation for the showered praises and feelings of support express toward his country. This solidarity and the desire of building an improved connection is a guarantee that the present day perfect political bilateral relation and economic investments of Kazakhstan in Romania of more than 3 billion dollars are just the beginning.

In the end H.E. Talgat Kaliyev had presented a short movie about Astana preparations to host EXPO 2017 and stated that the EXPO 2017 in Astana will be a universally shared success.

The final moments of the ceremony where dedicated to a stroll along 20 huge photos of today’s Astana landmarks and then the guest had enjoyed a huge cake named in honour of Astana and patrimony champaign, made specially available for this event.

The Exhibition ASTANA-CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE was broadcasted by 6 Romanian televisions’ (TVR Cultural, TVR Info, TVR 1, National TV, N24 Plus and Travel Mix) and receives dozens of favourable reviews in the press supplementary emphasizing the strong impression left by Kazakhstan to Romanian public.

The Exhibition ASTANA-CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE, the most important cultural event hosted by Romania in 2012, remained opened between 23 and 27 of April 2012 receiving more than 18.000 visitors in this period of time, witnessing the powerful impression left by Astana to Romanian public.

Among the tens of diplomatic representatives present on the venue of the ASTANA CAPITAL OF THE FUTURE EXHIBITION we have selected a FEW but we say THANK YOU to ALL  dear friends:

Ambassador of Brasil H.E.  Raymundo Santos Rocha MAGNO

Ambassador of Iraq- BEST AMBASSADOR FOR 2011 H.E.Mohammed Saeed AL-SHAKARCHI  visits the ASTANA EXHIBITION

Turkmenistan Ambassador Representative among Ministry of Culture delegation

Ambassadors of Iraq H.E.Mohammed Saeed AL-SHAKARCHI and Malaezia H.E. Mohd Fareed ZAKARIA

 Eight dignitaries of Romania had come to pledge support for Romania-Kazakhstan strategic relation

H.E. Ambassador of Venezuela Mrs. Zulay Coromoto Prieto de Rodriguez