Baku, Azerbaijan, May 6
Kazakhstan's Agriculture Minister Assylzhan Mamytbekov has resigned, a source in the ministry told the Kazinform news agency.
During the meeting in Akorda (presidential palace of Kazakhstan) on May 5, the country's President Nursultan Nazarbayev said that the Ministry of Agriculture and the Ministry of National Economy failed to handle their task to clarify the norms of the Land Code.
After that the Minister of National Economy Yerbolat Dossayev resigned, while the Deputy Minister of National Economy Kairbek Uskenbaev was dismissed from his post.
Kazakhstan's Prime Minister Karim Massimov introduced the new Minister of National Economy Kuandyk Bishimbayev to the ministry's staff May 6.