Shortandy

Shortandy

 

an urban-type settlement and the administrative center of Shortandy Raion, Tselinograd Oblast, Kazakh SSR. Shortandy has a railroad station on the Petropavlovsk-Tselinograd line, 67 km northwest of Tselinograd. A furniture factory, a butter factory, a food-processing combine, and a grain elevator are located in the settlement.

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A two-day OSCE-supported roundtable discussion on economic empowerment of women living in rural areas of Kazakhstan began today in the village of Shortandy near Astana.
Some 50 participants from the Parliament, the Shortandy local administration and female entrepreneurs from the remote areas of the Akmola region discussed current government-supported business programmes, challenges faced in obtaining credit resources and the importance of gaining financial skills in doing business.
The footage taken on Saturday morning baffled the residents of the village of Shortandy as it hovered in the sky making a near perfect circle above their heads for over 15 minutes.