Why the popular uprising against corrupt national elites in oil-rich Kazakhstan has Putin and Russia so nervous.
Former Kazakh president Nursultan Nazarbayev may be the last barricade blocking a confrontation between Russia and Kazakstan.
People from all across Central Asia head to Astana, Kazakhstan to earn a living.
Why are oil prices going to stay high — and climb higher?
Will the chain reaction of protests crossing the Middle East now reach Central Asia?
Are sponsorships of sports clubs beachheads for sovereign wealth funds’ investments in the West's national champions?
What should Europe do to prepare for the next wave of gas demand?
How has the Obama Administration bungled U.S. relations with Kazakhstan?