The Statis file an application before the Court of Amsterdam to freeze Kazakhstan’s assets.
14 April 2014
The Dutch Minister of Security and Justice issues a notice that the enforcement would be contrary to obligations of the Dutch state under international law for reasons of immunity.
13 March 2019
In the Samruk Appeal proceedings, the Amsterdam Court of Appeal holds a hearing.
14 September 2020
Kazakhstan applies to the Supreme Court of the Netherlands to review the Amsterdam Court of Appeal’s decision to recognize and enforce the arbitral award.
28 April 2021
The Amsterdam District Court decided to stay the proceedings initatied by the Statis against Samruk pending the outcome of the proceedings initiated by Samruk and Kazakhstan against the preliminary attachment of the Samruk’s assets.
4 June 2021
The Advocate General provided his opinion on Kazakhstan’s appeal in cassation. In short, the Advocate General concludes that the Supreme Court should annul the decisions of the Court of Appeal of Amsterdam – thus including the exequatur – and refer the case back to the Amsterdam District Court.
24 December 2021
The Supreme Court of the Netherlands invalidated the decision dated 14 July 2020 to recognize the Statis’ arbitral award in the Netherlands and referred the case back to the Amsterdam District Court.