Economic growth by over 4% is result of joint work - Nazarbayev

Astana. December 29. KazTAG - Economic growth by over 4% is a result of joint work, said Nursultan Nazarbayev, President of Kazakhstan.
"The authority of our state has strengthened in the world. Investments volume has increased by 17.5% in Kazakhstan. In general the economy has grown up by over 4%. It is result of our joint work. I am grateful to everyone," Akorda cites N. Nazarbayev who attended the New Year ball in the congress-center EXPO in Astana.
Addressing to the participants of the charity ball, he marked that the year was fruitful for the state.
He said many events will take place next year which will contribute into further development of the state.
"The minimal salary will increase by 1.5 times in 2019. It will concern 1.3 mln people. The level of salaries of teachers who confirm their qualification will be increased from 30 to 50%. The work of law enforcement bodies will be improved. We will take measures for tourism promotion," he said.
He said development of potentials of young people will be in focus this year.
"A special state program for young people will be focused on performance of four tasks. It includes education, housing provision, health and patriotic education. We are doing it for the future. The main landmark for young people must be independence of the state," he said.

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