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Kazakhstan

Greece established diplomatic relations with Kazakhstan in 1992 and opened an embassy in Almaty in 1997, which was transferred to Astana in April 2009.

Political Relations

The dynamism of bilateral relations is shown by the upgrading of Kazakhstan’s diplomatic mission to an Embassy in 2009. Greece backed Kazakhstan’s bid for the 2010 OSCE Chairmanship and there is frequent cooperation between the two countries for mutual support of candidacies within the framework of international organizations.

Cultural Relations and Greek Community

There are Greek language course in the Al Faraby and Abylai Khan State Universities in Almaty.

There are between 10,000 and 12,000 ethnic Greeks living in Kazakhstan, organized in several communities

Useful Information

Click here for information regarding the visa requirements for Greek citizens who want to travel to Kazakhstan.

Click here for information regarding visa requirements for citizens of Kazakhstan who want to travel to Greece.

Kazakhstan-Contact details for Greek Missions

Embassy in Astana

Address : 109 Microdistrict Karaotkel 2, 0100000, Astana
Tel. : (0077172) 563714,  563755
Fax : (0077172) 563826
Emergency phone: 007 701 1887406
E-mail : 
Web Site:

Head of Mission :  Katranis Aleksandros

Consular Office

Address : 109 Microdistrict Karaotkel 2, 0100000, Astana
Tel. : (0077172) 563784 
Fax : (0077172) 563826
E-mail : 

Charge d' affaires: Emmanouil Androulakis

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