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Public entities, on the other hand, follow lots of protocol and red-tape (leftovers from the Communist era).
The latter may involve many more meetings and patience.
Location: Central Asia, northwest of China; a small portion west of the Ural River in eastern-most Europe Capital: Astana Climate: continental, cold winters and hot summers, arid and semiarid Population: 17,948,816 (2014 est.) Ethnic Make-up: Kazakh (Qazaq) 53.4%, Russian 30%, Ukrainian 3.7%, Uzbek 2.5%, German 2.4%, Tatar 1.7%, Uygur 1.4%, other 4.9% (1999 census) Religions: Muslim 47%, Russian Orthodox 44%, Protestant 2%, other 7% Government: republic; authoritarian presidential rule Kazakhstan is unique in that its people, the Kazakhs, did not form the majority of the population upon independence in 1991.
Currently the northern part of the country is populated mostly with Ukrainian and Russian majorities while Kazakhs are more prevalent in the south.
For centuries Kazakhstan was a country of nomads and herders.
Tribes were the basis of society; the tribe was constituted of family members and the family elders.
The "ways of the elders" is a popular expression that is used to explain why things are done in prescribed ways.
If you are not sure of someone’s ethnic background, it is safest to refer to them as Kazakhstanis.
T-shaped tables are often used for meetings so that both sides can be seated opposite each other.
The top Kazakh at the meeting will sit at the head and his staff will be seated in decreasing order of rank.
Meeting styles vary by the type of business entity.
Private industry is often more focused and westernized; things are a little bit more fluid.