Wednesday, November 5, 2008

Ready to go to Kazakhstan?

While Dubai and the rest of the United Arab Emirates have been big in the architectural/green building news of late, did you know that Kazakhstan, a former republic of the USSR, is also making big waves in the development world?
Tucked neatly between Russia and China, Kazakhstan is taking advantage of its natural-resource-derived wealth to develop its capital city, Astana into a world-class city.
A few examples of major development on the horizon in Kazakhstan:

Check out Architectural Record's article: Architectural Emblems of Kazakhstan’s Energy Wealth. There are lots of great opportunities for beautiful, sustainable design and development. Very cool!

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Kazakhstan is the best country in the world!!!!!! KZ 4ever

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