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The Head of State makes personnel appointments

26 December 2018, 18:40

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev signed decrees appointing heads of the Ministries of Foreign Affairs, Defense and Aerospace Industry, as well as the transformed Ministry of Industry and Infrastructure Development.

“To appoint Zhumagaliyev Askar Kuanyshevich Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Defense and Aerospace Industry and dismiss him from the post of Deputy Prime Minister,” says the Head of State’s Decree.

Earlier, the post of Minister of Defense and Aerospace Industry was held by Beibut Atamkulov, who was dismissed and appointed Minister of Foreign Affairs according to the Presidential Decree.

Kairat Abdrakhmanov was dismissed from the post of the Minister of Foreign Affairs in connection with his transfer to another job.

In addition, due to the transformation of the Ministry for Investments and Development into the Ministry of Industry and Infrastructure Development, by Presidential Decree, Zhenis Kassymbek was relieved of his post as Minister for Investments and Development and appointed Minister of Industry and Infrastructure Development.



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