simple partnership of companies (or consortium). As a general rule, the law does not discriminate between CERTAIN LEGAL CONSIDERATIONS domesticallyowned legal entities and Kazakhstan subsidiaries of foreign legal entities. The most common forms of organization of a legal entity are a limited liability company (LLC) and a joint stock company (JSC).
Most businesses in Kazakhstan follow the classic 40hour Monday to Friday work week, with an eighthour workday. Business dealings in Kazakhstan tend to be formal, and expats should ensure they are dressed smartly. There is usually a chain of authority in the office with the most senior members of the company making decisions.