In early June 2015, Kazakhstan news agency Today.kz announced that information technology giants, General Electric, Samsung, and Microsoft would be among six high-tech companies joining Kazakhstan’s much anticipated Science Park Astana Business Campus at Nazarbayev University. … According to the promotional video for the Astana Business Campus, construction of the Astana Business Campus will begin in 2015 and will focus on the prioritization of a “knowledge economy,” defined as “higher profitability of i…

Can Kazakhstan’s Silicon Valley Effort Succeed?
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