Tokayev orders to establish Day of Journalists on level of Governmental decree
Astana. June 24. KazTAG - Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, President of Kazakhstan, has ordered to establish the Day of Journalists on the level of decree of the Government.
"I have ordered the Government to establish the Day of Journalists by a decree. It will be a fair decision taking into account the important role of mass media in development of society," he said.
Kazakhstani journalists mark their professional holiday on June 28 - the Day of Workers of Communication and Information which was established by the decree of the First President of Kazakhstan on October 20 2011.
The professional holidays of the workers of communication and information are proposed to be marked separately. The Day of Workers of Communication is proposed to be marked on May 17, the Day of Workers of Information - on June 28.
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