Prime Minister: Main objective for the Government – implementing Presidential Addresss orders
Astana hosts the extended session of the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan chaired by the President Nursultan Nazarbayev, which focuses on the main results of social and economic development of Kazakhstan in 2016.
Prime Minister of Kazakhstan Bakytzhan Sagintayev informed on the special meeting of the Government held in connection with the orders voiced in the President’s Address, which determined a solid action plan to create a new economic growth model. A number of responsible persons were assigned for implementation of each instruction voiced.
In addition, the Government has started implementing the constitutional reform. To this end, a bill on the separation of power between branches of the Government is in development.
“Despite the difficult situation in the global economy, we finished last year with positive results, the GDP growth amounted to 1%. This was achieved primarily thanks to your instructions on adopting the relevant anti-crisis programs. In general, the Government implemented all of your orders to ensure economic growth and welfare of the population,” – B. Sagintayev said.
The Prime Minister stressed that strict execution of orders voiced in the Presidential Messageis the main task of the Government this year.
Source: Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan