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Video Digest: Main Events of the Week, No. 112

03 December 2018, 09:00
Photo, video: primeminister.kz

The main events of the week from November 26 to December 1, 2018.

  • Nov. 30 in Astana, the Head of State visited the screening of the film by director Akan Satayev “The Path of the Leader. Astana,” which was part of the eponymous-named epic “Path of the Leader.” The Prime Minister Bakytzhan Sagintayev took part in the film presentation.
  • Nov. 26 in Ukimet Uyi, Prime Minister Sagintayev chaired a regular meeting of the Government. The updated forecast of the socio-economic development of Kazakhstan for 2019–2023, measures to reduce tariffs and prices for socially important food products, the progress in the implementation of the State Program for the Development and Functioning of Languages ​​in Kazakhstan, as well as the improvement of rehabilitation and bankruptcy procedures were considered.
  • The same day Sagintayev took part in the plenary session of the Senate of the Parliament of Kazakhstan. The draft Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan “On the Republican Budget for 2019–2021,” previously approved by the Majilis of the Parliament and the draft law “On the Guaranteed Transfer from the National Fund of Kazakhstan for 2019–2021” were considered.
  • One of the week’s most significant events in the focus of international relations was the Session of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council held Nov. 27 in Minsk. The meeting was attended by the Prime Ministers of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev, of Russia — Dmitry Medvedev, of Belarus — Sergei Rumas, of Kyrgyzstan — Mukhammedkaly Abylgaziyev, Acting Prime Minister of Armenia Ararat Mirzoyan. The session of the Intergovernmental Council was held in a narrow and extended format.
  • Before the start of the meeting, the heads of the participating government delegations were received by President of the Republic of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko.
  • At the end of the meeting, a number of final documents were signed, and a press conference was held for the media. The Chairman of the EEC Board Tigran Sargsyan and the Chairman of the Government of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev spoke to journalists.
  • Nov. 29 in Astana with the participation of the Prime Minister Sagintayev an interim meeting of the Foreign Investors Council under the President of Kazakhstan was held.
  • The same day, the forum “Future of Labor Market: New Opportunities” was held in Astana. Prime Minister Sagintayev took part in its work and spoke at the plenary session.
  • Also Thursday in Ukimet Uyi, the Prime Minister Sagintayev chaired a regular meeting of the Council on Improvement of the Investment Climate.
  • Nov. 30 Sagintayev held a meeting of the National Commission on Modernization. The issues of implementation of the Plan of the Nation “100 Concrete Steps” were discussed.

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