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Doing business in Kazakhstan

A selection of articles, books and online resources to help you explore the key issues for doing business in Kazakhstan.

Key data

Ease of doing business in Kazakhstan
Summary of comprehensive annual data collated by the World Bank giving key indicators for business and economic conditions. Includes information on typical business procedures, showing time to complete and associated costs for each step.

Guides

Kazakhstan company registration
Comprehensive guide produced by Healy Consultants explaining company structures and business entity types, fees and timelines for incorporation, accounting and tax in this jurisdiction and comparisons with other countries in the region.

Overseas Business Risk - Kazakhstan
Report from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office looking at potential risks for UK businesses operating in this country. It includes economic and political risks, human rights issues, bribery and corruption, terrorism, intellectual property and organised crime.

Doing Business in Kazakhstan
A business guide from Baker & McKenzie which helps companies understand the economic, legal and regulatory structures of Kazakhstan. Published in 2018.

Doing Business in Kazakhstan
Guide prepared by a local firm within the UHY network which provides an overview of the relevant issues to consider when establishing a business in this country. Published in March 2018.

Doing Business in Kazakhstan
Country guide from PWC providing an overview of rules and regulations including business entities, banking and finance, employment regulations and taxation. Published in 2017.

Exporting

On our Exporting to Kazakhstan page you can find export guides, trade forecasts and economic and political updates.

Corporate governance

European Corporate Governance Institute
The European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) aims to provide 'a forum for debate and dialogue between academics, legislators and practitioners, focusing on major corporate governance issues and thereby promoting best practice'. The ECGI website also provides a directory of national Corporate Governance Codes, Principles & Recommendations.

Law and regulation

Doing Business law library
World Bank
Collection of business laws and regulations from economies around the world, linking to official government sources. Topics include company law, labour, tax and trade.

Forums and support networks

British Chamber Of Commerce in Kazakhstan
Independent business network supporting services and networking opportunities.

Embassies and consulates

Articles and books in the Library collection

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