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Carla Delgado asks: I'll go to visit Kazakhstan and as would be done to live in Kazakhstan, are there Latinos in Almaty?
Expert's answer:
In 2010, the ethnic composition of Almaty was the following: Kazakhs - 51%, Russians - 33%, Uyghurs - 5%, Koreans - 1.9%, Tatars - 1.8%, Ukrainians - 1.2%, other nations - less than 1%. So there is no any sizeable community of Latinos in Almaty.
Ben Sahebi asks: I am an American Iranian. I'd like to obtain visa with my American passport in Iran. Do I have to go to the embassy in Iran or can I travel to Kezakhstan without visa and obtain visa in the airport. Thankfully, Ben sahebi
Expert's answer:
You should contact the embassy of Kazakhstan to Iran to get the latest info about obtaining a visa. I have found the following page with all the official contacts of Kazakhstan embassies in the world including the one in Iran.
Dennis asks: Hi I'm from UAE working as planning engr., I have a job offer in Astana, Kazakstan by local employer here.Is it safe to work in Astana, Kazakhstan?
Expert's answer:
The capital city of Kazakhstan has the highest crime rate in the country. You can find some figures in this article about criminal activity in Astana. You can autimatically translate the article by using the following service. I think, you can also try to get in contact with foreigners who are already working there, or worked there before to get their impressions about the place.
Adam asks: If you do not feel comfortable trying Kazakh traditional food (liver, lungs, intestine, horse meat etc). Could you find standard European food in Kazakhstan?
Expert's answer:
It is not a problem to buy almost all kinds of European food at local grocery stores in Kazakhstan.
Rajnish Kumar asks: Sir, please convey me what is the avarage salary of receptionist in Astana, Kazakhstan. Regards
Expert's answer:
According to the info I have found (August 2014), the average salary of receptionist in Astana is about 400-500 USD per month.
McKenzie asks: How old do you have to be to babysit?
Expert's answer:
According to the Labour Code of Kazakhstan, contract of employment is allowed with citizens who have reached the age of sixteen.
liz asks: Is there a swimming pool in Taldykorgan? If there is one how long is it?
Expert's answer:
I have found the contacts of two swimming pools in Taldykorgan. You can use the following service to translate sites from Russian.
Mike asks: What is the average salary of a nanny in Taraz Kazakhstan who speaks English well?
Expert's answer:
I have found a few babysitting jobs in Taraz and the average salary is about 400-600 USD per month.
Lynn asks: I can not find a phone number for Laguna Hotel in Karaganda, Kazakhstan. Could you please send me the phone number. Thank You!
Expert's answer:
The following info about Laguna hotel in Karaganda will probably be helpful.
mathew asks: What is the best season to travel to Kazakhstan
Expert's answer:
The best seasons to travel to Kazakhstan are spring (April-May) and autumn, in summer it is too hot.

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