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Aktau

 

an urban-type settlement in Tel’man Raion, Karaganda Oblast, Kazakh SSR. It is on the Murza railroad station, 70 km north of Karaganda. Population, 16,000 (1968). Aktau’s industry centers on the production of building materials: a cement factory, asbestos-cement products, and others. There is also an industrial technicum.


Aktau

 

until 1964 the name of the present-day city of Shevchenko, in Gur’ev Oblast, Kazakh SSR.

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For the moment, evidence of Beijing's economic might is light on the ground at Aktau. (AFP)
For the moment, evidence of Beijing's economic might is light on the ground at Aktau, more than 2,300 kilometres (1,400 miles) from the China-Kazakhstan border crossing that is a key entry point for goods bound for Europe overland.
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