Nur-Sultan is the capital city of Kazakhstan. Known between 1998 and 2019 as Astana and before that Akmola.
Nur-Sultan is rated Sufficiency by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network (GaWC) which evaluates and ranks the relationships between world cities in the context of globalisation. Sufficiency level cities are cities that have a sufficient degree of services so as not to be overly dependent on world cities.
Nur-Sultan is the #74 city in the world according to the Global Financial Centres Index (GFCI) which evaluates and ranks the competitiveness of the major financial centres of the world according to a wide range of criteria – Human Capital, Business, Finance, Infrastructure and Reputation.
Nur-Sultan has a population of over 1,047,966 people. Nur-Sultan also forms part of the wider Nur-Sultan metropolitan area which has a population of over 1,200,000 people.
Shellfish Farming | Theater Companies and Dinner Theaters | Packaging Machinery Manufacturing | Testing Laboratories | Electronic Connector Manufacturing | Sporting and Recreational Goods and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers | Oilseed Farming | Financial Transactions Processing, Reserve, and Clearinghouse Activities | Silver Ore Mining | Insurance Agencies and Brokerages