Astana, Kazakhstan, Nov. 11
By Daniyar Mukhtarov - Trend:
Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev has made a number of appointments, the presidential press-service said Nov. 11.
"Danial Akhmetov will be appointed head of the East Kazakhstan region," a statement says. "Gulshara Abdykalikova will be appointed State Secretary of Kazakhstan, by dismissing her from the post of the deputy prime minister of the republic."
Moreover, President Nazarbayev appointed Berdibek Saparbayev deputy prime minister, by dismissing him from the post of the head of East Kazakhstan region.
Akhmetov previously served as a member of the Eurasian Economic Commission. He dealt with energy policy.
Abdykalykova previously served as advisor to President Nazarbayev. He was Minister of Labour and Social Welfare in 2009- 2012.
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