We are happy to share that GRATA International has been honored with the title of "Law Firm of the Year" at the AIFC Legal Awards 2024 for the exemplary delivery of legal services and dedication to upholding the principles of the legal profession.
We are delighted to share highlights from the recent in-person meeting of the Construction & Infrastructure Committee at the GRATA International Astana office, held on December 15th. The event brought together representatives from various GRATA International offices in Azerbaijan, China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Turkey and Uzbekistan
Shaimerden Chikanayev attended the 10th Anniversary UNCITRAL RCAP
Shaimerden Chikanayev attended the 10th Anniversary UNCITRAL RCAP – University of Macau Joint Conference 2023 in Macau, co-organized by UNCITRAL: Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific and the University of Macau, Faculty of Law.
Partners of GRATA International in China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan participated in the 11th MINEX Eurasia Forum
On 27 November 2023, the 11th MINEX Eurasia Forum was hosted in London, which was dedicated to mining and investment in Central Asia, Caucasus & Mongolia.
Implementation of the apostille procedure between Kazakhstan and China
Since November 7, the apostille procedure has been introduced between Kazakhstan and China. This is a special stamp affixed to official documents and proves their legality in the territory of countries that recognize the apostille.
Gulnur Nurkeyeva, the Director of GRATA International China office, participated in the 6th LSEG Capital Markets China Conference held in Beijing. It was organized by the London Stock Exchange Plc, LSEG, which opened its representative office in China in 2008.
Shaimerden Chikanayev published new article on the globalization of PPP contracts
Shaimerden Chikanayev published his article "The Theoretical Framework for International and Regional Unification and Harmonisation of the Public-Private Partnership Legislation Through Model Laws" in the European Yearbook of International Economic Law 2023.
Since Kazakhstan's independence, Chinese investments in our country have exceeded 23 billion dollars. As bilateral cooperation between Kazakhstan and China deepens and the "Belt and Road" initiative continues to develop, an increasing number of Chinese business representatives are considering our country as a promising investment destination. Our clients from China are actively engaged in a wide range of projects in Kazakhstan, across sectors including construction and infrastructure, oil and gas, industry and trade.
Shaimerden Chikanayev attended the Belt and Road Summit 2023, jointly organized by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Government and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council on 13-14 September 2023 in Hong Kong.
GRATA Beijing has successfully provided a legal support in the exclusive distribution deal of the premium brand of Chinese electric cars ZEEKR in the Republic of Kazakhstan. The right to officially service and sell ZEEKR brand intelligent electric vehicles in Kazakhstan was granted to Orbis Auto.