Nurzhan Nursipatov, member of the Senate Committee on International Relations, Defense and Security, met with veterans of the national security agencies, ministries of defense and internal affairs, as well as members of the national public association "Council of Generals of Kazakhstan".
The Senate held parliamentary hearings on the topic: "The New Kazakhstan: Youth and Modernization". The event participants comprehensively discussed youth policy issues of the country.
Chairman of the Senate Maulen Ashimbayev expressed his condolences to the United Arab Emirates Ambassador to the Republic of Kazakhstan Mohammed Saeed Mohammed Al-Ariqi in connection with the death of the UAE President Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan.
To introduce a moratorium on the creation of new special economic zones, to reduce non-core areas, as well as to form a separate list of priority activities within the manufacturing industry by level of redistribution. These proposals of the senators were discussed today during a round table on "Assessing the efficiency of special economic zones".
Kassym-Jomart Tokayev was informed about the visits of the Chamber deputies to the regions to hold meetings to discuss the upcoming Referendum, the proposed changes and additions to the Constitution. Currently more than 150 events were held, mainly in small towns, villages and remote auls.
An enlarged session of the Finance and Budget Committee discussed the draft law "On Ratification of the Protocol on the termination of the Agreement between the Governments of the Member States of the Commonwealth of Independent States on the Coordinated Principles of Tax Policy of March 13, 1992”.
Problematic issues of procurement of goods and services in JSC "Samruk-Kazyna" were discussed by senators with the Management of the National Company. Working meeting, organized by the Committee on Economic Policy, Innovation Development and Entrepreneurship was chaired by Vice-Speaker of the Senate Olga Perepechina.
Senator Nurlan Beknazarov visited the city of Shymkent, where he met with faculty and students of the Peoples' Friendship University named after Abdimussa Kuatbekov. During the meeting the Deputy got acquainted with the process of training technical specialists, praising the work done in improving the field of education.
As part of a working visit to Turkestan Region, members of the Senate of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan Ali Bektaev and Alimzhan Kurtaev visited Turkestan city and met with faculty members and students of the Akhmet Yassawi International Kazakh-Turkish University.
At the meeting of the Bureau of the Senate of the Parliament, the Chairman of the Chamber Maulen Ashimbayev emphasized the need to continue the information work on the promotion and discussion in the regions of the Constitutional reform and the upcoming Referendum on amendments to the Constitution.
Deputy of the Senate of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan Olga Bulavkina met with professors and students of Amanzholov University as part of her working visit to the Region. The main topic of discussion was the referendum on amendments to the Constitution of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Deputy of the Senate of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan Murat Baktiaruly took part in the meeting of the Commission on Environmental Protection and Natural Resources of the Parliamentary Assembly of Turkic Speaking Countries.
Deputy of the Senate of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nurlan Beknazarov met with residents and Akim of Karatau district of the metropolis during his visit to Shymkent city. At the meeting the Senator considered appeals of citizens living in settlements newly joined to Karatau district.
Member of the Senate of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan Abdaly Nuraliev visited a number of villages in Korday District, visited construction sites and met with residents of the region.