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In the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev approved the Decree to transfer the capital from Almaty to Astana in the north of the country. The new General Plan of Almaty for was developed in It is intended to create ecologically safe, secure, and socially comfortable living conditions in the city.
The main objective is to promote Almaty's image as a garden-city. It proposes continued multi-storied and single-housing development, reorganization of industrial districts or territories, improving transport infrastructure, and expanding the Almaty Metro. The first line of the Almaty metro was launched on 1 December , two weeks ahead of schedule. The extension of the line to Kalkaman was opened in Nevertheless, Almaty has developed a major problem with air pollution.
Already in , particulate emissions , then mostly from the city's thermal power station , exceeded Kazakh and EU standards by over 20 times. The area of the city has been expanded during recent years with the annexation of the suburban settlements of Kalkaman, Kok Tube, Gorniy Gigant District Mountain Giant. Numerous apartment blocks and office skyscrapers have transformed the face of the town, which has been built into the mountains.
Almaty was the site of a notorious terrorist attack in July , when Jihadist Ruslan Kulikbayev killed eight police officers and two civilians in a shootout and car chase. Kulikbayev was wounded during the shootout and later sentenced to death for the attack.
The climate in Almaty is a humid continental climate Köppen climate classification: Dfa with hot summers and cold winters. It is characterized by the influence of mountain-valley circulation. This is especially evident in the northern part of the city, located directly in the transition zone of the mountain slopes to the plains.
In average years frost starts on about 14 October and ends on about 18 April, with sustained extreme cold from about 19 December to about 23 February, a period of about 67 days. In the center of Almaty, like any large city, there is a "heat island" — the average daily temperature contrast between the northern and southern suburbs of the city is 3.
Therefore, frost in the city center starts about 7 days later and finishes 3 days earlier than in the northern suburbs. April and May are the wettest months, during which about a third of the city's annual precipitation is received. It is not uncommon to see snow or a cold snap hitting Almaty as late as the end of May. For example, in the last quarter century, such snowfalls were recorded on 13 May , 1 May , 5 May and 18 May The record latest snowfall in Almaty was on 17 June Almaty sometimes experiences winter rain, despite heavy preceding snowfall and low temperatures.
The most memorable winter rain took place on 16 December during a military parade to celebrate the 5th anniversary of the Independence of the Republic. Industrially developed and densely populated areas in the south and southeast of Kazakhstan are situated in the zones where the maximum magnitudes of expected earthquakes are from 6. The south seismic active zone of Kazakhstan is a part of the North Tian-Shan ridge system. The main city of Almaty is located near the Zailiski Alatau mountain base.
In recorded history prior to the late 19th century, three catastrophic earthquakes are known to have taken place there. The following are the dates of occurrence and extracts from the historical chronicles of the times:. Within the past years, three more strong destructive earthquakes occurred here, with centres not more than 20 — kilometres 81 miles from the current city location.
Their magnitudes were 9 and 11 on the MSK scale — 64, and their centres were located within kilometres 62 miles. Centres were located in a south and south—east directions:. In each of these earthquakes, the city suffered wide destruction.
Almaty is the most cosmopolitan city of Kazakhstan. As of February [update] the national statistics committee reported Almaty's population as 1,, The metropolitan area centred upon Almaty includes the cities and towns of Esik , Kaskelen , Talgar , and Kapchagay , and much of Enbekshikazakh , Jambyl , Ile , and Talgar districts, all of which lie within 1. The nation is the most powerful economically in Central Asia and Almaty is a key financial center.
One of the largest industries in Almaty is finance, and its financial exports make it a large contributor to Kazakhstan's balance of payments. The Kazakhstan Stock Exchange is based in Almaty. Almaty is also developing as a regional financial and business centre RFCA.
This was designed by T. Its goal is to become the largest business centre in Central Asia. Along with professional services, media companies are concentrated in Almaty. The media distribution industry has been growing rapidly since A new airport in Almaty expects to handle about 45 million tonnes of cargo each year. The economy of Almaty city and Almaty Region continues to grow, and is expected to increase by nearly 6.
An aerial tramway line connects downtown Almaty with a popular recreation area at the top of Kök Töbe Kazakh: The city television tower, Almaty Tower , is located on the hill. It has a variety of tourist attractions, such as a zoo, amusement-park-style rides and restaurants. According to the city's Department of Natural Resources and Resource Use Management,  as of [update] the city has fountains.
Among them is the "Oriental Calendar" Fountain, whose 12 sculptural figures represent the 12 animals of the Kazakh year animal cycle similar to its Chinese counterpart. The Medeu is an outdoor speed skating and bandy rink.
Medeu sits 1, metres above sea level, making it one of the highest skating rinks in the world. It has 10, square meters of ice and utilizes a sophisticated freezing and watering system to ensure the quality of the ice. It is popular for its mild climate, a large quantity of sunny days and a great amount of snow through the winter from November till May.
The park was opened in July Creation of the park began in The first were broken main elements of the park - the avenue, boulevard, dendrological areas. In honor of the participation of the city of Almaty in the Olympic torch relay of the Beijing Olympic Games, about a hundred spruces and birches were planted.
In , a hundred Tien-Shan spruces were also planted. Plans include a set of water projects in the area of 9. Like a majority of lakes in Trans-Ili Alatau, this lake formed as the result of an earthquake. The lake is a major source of drinking water for the region. People can access the lake by car approximately 1 hour drive from the city center , bike, or hiking approximately a half-day trip.
The park is located in east-central Almaty in the area surrounding Zenkov Cathedral. The group takes its name from Ivan Panfilov, the General commanding the th division which, in spite of heavy casualties, believed at that time managed to significantly delay the Germans' advance on the capital, buying time for the defenders of the city.
An eternal flame commemorating the fallen of the Russian Civil War and the Great Patriotic War burns in front of the giant black monument of soldiers from all 15 Soviet republics. The closest airport to Almaty is Almaty International Airport located 15 kilometres 9. Sayran Bus Terminal provides intercity bus connections within Kazakhstan , as well as international connections to Kyrgyzstan and China and regional bus connections west of the city.
Sayakhat bus terminal provides regional bus connections to places north and east of the city. Kazakhstan Temir Zholy 's has two stations Almaty-1 located 20 minutes drive from Almaty, and reserved mostly for cargo and Almaty-2 located within the city and reserved mostly for passengers . Since September , a bicycle-sharing system , Almaty-bike allows going around the city by bicycle.
Kazakh National Medical University, named after Asfendiyarov former: The historic bandy team Dinamo won the Soviet Championships in  and  and the European Cup in Their home ground was Medeu. Bandy was introduced for the first time at the Winter Asian Games. Almaty will be the host of the Winter Universiade  with bandy on the programme.
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