We present you with the seventh issue of information-analytical bulletin ‘The Kazakhstan insider’.
In this issue:
What are the risks of using corruption tools in emerging markets by Western corporations? An example of the Italian oil and gas giant ENI. Read about it in an article entitled Risks of foul play.
A tragedy at the Kazakh border post. How can the death of 14 soldiers and a gamekeeper affect the balance of power in the political elite? The contradictions in the official version of the event: are they a result of incompetence or malice? This topic is discussed in the article Pawns in the game for power.
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