PHOTO : Official website of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan
The Chairman of the Kazakh party “Nur Otan” has a new first Deputy. This post Nursultan Nazarbayev appointed Baurzhan Baibek. He previously served as the mayor of Almaty.
“He is a graduate of “Bolashak” program, worked in the diplomatic service and in the administration of the President. He has held the position of first Deputy Chairman of the party. Last four years worked on a post of the mayor and showed himself on all sides is very positive,” he noted.
The new mayor of Almaty became Bakytzhan Sagintayev. Before that, he headed the presidential administration.
Nursultan Nazarbayev resigned as President on 20 March, but retained the status of a leader of the ruling party, and was the head of the security Council of the country.