ALMATY, 6 October, 2003 – Karachaganak Petroleum Operating B.V. has rendered support to the Central State Museum of the Republic of Kazakhstan to implement a new cultural and educational project called the Open Fund.
The Open Fund features a collection of ancient gold adornments, jewellery of the early nomads, Saks, Sauromats and Usuns who were inhabiting the territory of the modern Kazakhstan.
As Kanat Nurakhmetov, KPO Almaty Office Manager, noted at the opening ceremony “the Open Fund project has a special cultural significance for independent Kazakhstan. This unique collection of ancient nomadic gold, its value and originality surely will raise great international interest”.
KPO has been involved in a variety of sponsorship projects. Last year, KPO sponsored over 70 projects in healthcare, sport, education, cultural development.