Vice Economy Minister Appointed In Kazakhstan
Kazakh government appointed Aybatyr Zhumagulov to the post of vice-minister of national economy, the ministry reported.
Minister of National Economy Timur Suleimenov introduced him to the staff of the ministry.
Before the appointment, Zhumagulov served as Chairman of the Board of Kazakhstan’s Housing Construction Savings Bank.
The head of the national economy ministry has also recently changed. On Dec. 28 Kazakhstan’s president appointed Timur Suleimenov as a new national economy ministry and dismissed Kuandyk Bishimbaev who had been serving at this post since May 2016.
Before the appointment Suleimenov was a member of the Board – Minister in charge of Economy and Financial Policy of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC).