The Forecast: Azerbaijan 2018

The Forecast: Azerbaijan 2018

As 2018 swiftly approaches, Menas is launching annual forecasts to help clients plan for the year ahead. The Forecast is a new section in each of our publications, providing forward-looking analysis and assessments in these key areas: Domestic politics and policy...
The Forecast: Kazakhstan 2018

The Forecast: Kazakhstan 2018

As 2018 swiftly approaches, Menas is launching annual forecasts to help clients plan for the year ahead. The Forecast is a new section in each of our publications, providing forward-looking analysis and assessments in these key areas: Domestic politics and policy...
Kazakhstan’s Halyk Bank swallows Qazkom

Kazakhstan’s Halyk Bank swallows Qazkom

Kazakhstan’s second-largest bank by assets, People’s Savings Bank (aka Halyk Bank), has completed the acquisition of its larger rival, Kazkommertsbank. Last year’s rebranding changed the latter’s name to Qazkom as part of a strategy to improve its visibility in both...