/KASE, June 2, 04/ - As informed, by the decision of Kazakhstan stock
exchange's (KASE) Council dated June 2 of 2004 in flation-, and tenge
devaluation-protected bonds of of MINING-SMELTING CONCERN
KAZAKHALTYN OJSC (Stepnogorsk, Akmola oblast) have been included in
KASE's official "A" listing category. At KASE the shares have been assigned
trade code KZALb1.
This decision took effect from June 2 of 2004, as the issuer paid KASE the
entrance and the first annual listing fees for securities and entered into
Agreement on listing with KASE.
Information about opening of trades in the bonds at KASE will be given later.
Detailed information about the securities and their issuer will be placed in
KASE's web-site in the nearest future at