On the eve of Kazakhstan’s Independence Day, by the Decree of the President, eminent citizens of the country were awarded national awards for their considerable contribution to social, economic and cultural development of the country, strengthening of friendship and cooperation between the peoples, and public activity. Among them – representatives of production sector, business, science and culture, education and health care, law enforcement agencies, members of the armed forces, sportsmen, war and labor veterans and etc.
Today, the State Secretary of the Republic of Kazakhstan Gulshara Abdykalikova, on behalf of the President of Kazakhstan, presented state awards to the notable citizens of Kazakhstan.
Kazatomprom CEO Askar Zhumagaliyev’s merits to the country were acknowledged by the Order of Parasat.
«It’s a great honor for me to receive such an award on the eve of the Day of Independence. I believe it is not only my work but the work of the whole company’s staff that was acknowledged by the Head of the State. With the expertise and knowledge we possess, we will continue making contribution to the development and prosperity of our country,” noted the head of the company.