- KOSTANAY REGION
- PASSPORT OF THE REGION
The extraordinary Congress of the "Nur Otan" party was attended by about 1.5 thousand people. Among them, there are more than 600 delegates elected at regional conferences, members of Parliament, heads of public administration bodies, national holdings and companies, representatives of civil society, non-governmental and youth structures, international organizations, diplomatic corps, primary party organizations, mass media, scientists and cultural figures, veterans of the party.
Addressing the members of the party, Elbasy reminded about the difficult way of formation of independent Kazakhstan, which began in a deep crisis.
- Total economic collapse has put the absolute majority of the population on the brink of survival. Many experts have predicted inter-ethnic conflicts and upheavals. However, we proved to the whole world that we deserve to live in our own independent country in peace and harmony. Chairman of the "Nur Otan" party said "my key principle "first is the economy, then politics" proved the absolute truth.
The first President of Kazakhstan stressed that due to the policy, our country has become one of the fastest growing countries in the post-Soviet space.
Chairman of the party "Nur Otan" noted the serious results in the construction and reconstruction of roads and pointed to the growth of income of Kazakhstan in the years of Independence.
Nursultan Nazarbayev also focused on the achievements in the field of health and culture.
- I am proud that I had the honor to create an Independent Kazakhstan together with my people. Despite the difficult times, my people have always supported my endeavours. Due to all of this, we have achieved all the results. I am grateful to the people of my country -Nursultan Nazarbayev said.
That being said, Chairman of the “Nur Otan" party stressed that only continuity of our course can ensure the further successful development of Kazakhstan. This should be one of the main tasks of the country's leading political force for the coming period. According to him, it is necessary to implement all previously announced state programs.
Nursultan Nazarbayev noted that in accordance with the powers assigned to him under the Constitution, he will continue to work for the prosperity of the Country.
Elbasy focused on the fact that the party should be the guarantor of the preservation on continuity of chosen political and economic course and implementation of all the assigned tasks.
- We need to ensure that the positive effect of modernization is felt by every Kazakhstani citizen. Including within the framework of the party projects such as "Happy family", "Kutty Meken", "Auyl – Yel besigi" and "Halykka Komek". It is necessary to continue work on building a universal labor Society. Chairman of the party "Nur Otan" said that "Everyone should be able to work and receive decent salaries.
The First President of Kazakhstan also spoke about the numerous letters from Kazakhstani citizens sent to him and assured that the policy of friendship and equal rights of all citizens will remain unchanged.
During the Congress, Nursultan Nazarbayev proposed to nominate Kasym-Zhomart Tokayev from the Nur Otan party to participate in the upcoming elections of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
In turn, Kassym-Zhomart Tokayev thanked Nursultan Nazarbayev and members of the party for their trust and promised to make every effort to justify it.
Summing up the results of the Congress, the Party Leader thanked the delegates for the unanimous support of the proposed candidate. Elbasy gave several instructions to party members and stressed that modern conditions for sustainable development and prosperity require the unity of the people and coordinated work of all Kazakhstanis.
Elbasy stressed that the party must mobilize all resources to ensure the victory of its candidate
The following people spoke at the Congress: Public figure A. Akhmetov, Mayor of the Atyrau region, Chairman of the regional branch of the party, a member of the political council of the party N. Nogayev, Deputy of the Majilis of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Deputy Head of the Nur Otan faction in the Majilis of the Parliament I. Aronov, a sports veteran Olympic champion in Greco-Roman wrestling, winner of the title "Kazakhstan's Enbek Eri" Z. Ushkempirov, Chairman of the Board of NCE "Atameken", Member of the Political Council of the Party A. Myrzakhmetov, Chief Physician of Pavlodar regional perinatal center, Head of the party’s faction in the regional maslikhat A. Ospanova, Deputy Director of the Nazarbayev Intellectual School in Kyzylorda city, Z. Zhanshorayev, Development Director of Silumin-Vostok LLP N. Novolodskaya, Editor-in-chief of the Republican newspaper "Aikyn" N. Zhysip, Executive Secretary of the youth wing "Zhas Otan" under "Nur Otan" party, D. Karibek.