Kazakhstan President’s congratulation on International Women’s Day
Nursultan Nazarbayev has congratulated the women of Kazakhstan. Astana has hosted a concert marking the International Women’s Day. In his speech The Head of State has marked that this day is a holiday honoring women’s devotion, love and commitment to family values.
NURSULTAN NAZARBAYEV, PRESIDENT OF KAZAKHSTAN:
- Dear women of Kazakhstan, you perform an important creative role in the life of our country. There are no areas where women cannot succeed. You conquer professional, sports heights as well as scientific and political peaks. Today 60 percent of almost 3 thousand of doctors of science are women. Almost one third of Majilis members are women. In general, the share of women in civil service exceeds half of its composition. I think it is a right approach that ensures increased effectiveness of our country. Our women embody the oriental wisdom, western abitions and all of this is multiplied by the absolute belief in their powers.
The President has awarded the “Altyn Alka” and “Kumis Alka” pendants to mothers of many children. The festive evening has continued with a concert of Kazakhstan’s well-known singers. The artists’ live performances were accompanied by a symphony orchestra. The students of “Zhas Ulan” military school have presented every woman with bouquets of spring flowers.