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Video Digest: “Main events of the week" No. 84

14 May 2018, 09:15
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The main events of the week from 7 to 12 May 2018.

Last week, festive events dedicated to the 73rd anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945 took place in the country.

On May 9 in Almaty, Nursultan Nazarbayev, escorted by a guard of honor, laid a wreath at the Eternal Flame at the Memorial of Glory and paid tribute to the dead heroes with a moment of silence.

On this day in Astana, the ceremony of laying flowers to the monument Otan Qorgaushylar, which was attended by Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Bakhytzhan Sagintayev, Chairman of the Senate of the Parliament, Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev, Chairman of the Majilis, Nurlan Nigmatulin, Head of the Presidential Administration, Adilbek Dzhaksybekov, Deputies of the Parliament, and other statesmen.

On May 10 the Prime Minister held a meeting in Ukimet Uyi on issues of digitalization of social and labor spheres.

On the same day, Bakytzhan Sagintayev met with the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Uzbekistan in Kazakhstan, Saidikram Niyazhodzhayev. The issues of the strengthening and development of a wide range of Kazakh-Uzbek relations, expansion of trade, economic, regional and cross-border cooperation, the implementation of mutually beneficial projects in transport, enhanced interaction in the field of science, education, culture, arts, tourism and sports were discussed.

On Friday, May 11 in Ukimet Uyi the Prime Minister held a meeting with Chairman of the Qatari Business Association, Chairman of the Board of Faisal Holding, Sheikh Faisal bin Qassim Al-Thani. Issues of expanding cooperation with business structures of Qatar, implementation of joint investment projects in various sectors of the economy, in the field of culture, education and others were discussed.

Also on May 11, Bakytzhan Sagintayev chaired a regular meeting of the Commission for Industrial Development. The issues of actualization and development of a new list of projects of the Republican Industrialization Map for 2015-2019 were considered.


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