Tokayev to take oath on March 20

Astana. March 20. KazTAG – Kassym-Jomart Tokayev will take an oath on March 20.
"The oath taking ceremony at the joint session of the Parliament's chambers will take place on March 20 at 12.00," said Nursultan Nazarbayev in his message to people.
"Kassym-Jomart Tokayev is a chairman of Senate. You know him well. He is a graduate of Moscow State University of International Relations, PhD. He is fluent in English and Chinese. He made a long way at the senior posts in the state. He worked as a Foreign Minister in the politically emerging period, he worked as a vice prime minister and a prime minister of the state, chairman of Senate. He knows the state, its economy and politics. He worked as a deputy Secretary General in the UN. It was a recognition of his merits as a diplomat and a sign of trust to Kazakhstan," said N. Nazarbayev
He added that Tokayev has been working in his team since the first days of independent Kazakhstan.
"I know him well. He is an honest, responsible and a mandatory person. He supports the politics inside the state and outside. All the programs were developed and adopted with his involvement. I believe Tokayev is a person to whom we can entrust the governance of Kazakhstan," he concluded.

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