In 25 years of independence about 1 million foreigners accepted Kazakhstan citizenship
More than 600 representatives of various nationalities which arrived from abroad will become new Kazakhstan citizens, after signing by the Head of state of the relevant Decree. As reported the State secretary of Kazakhstan Gulshara Abdykalikova, in 25 years of independence of Kazakhstan more than 980,000 foreigners accepted country's citizenship, BNews.kz correspondent reports.
Today in Akorda under the chairmanship of the State secretary Gulshara Abdykalikova the regular meeting of the Commission on questions of nationality under the Head of state took place.
At the meeting questions of acceptance of the Kazakhstan citizenship were considered.
The Secretary of State emphasized that from the moment of independence finding the number of the persons wishing become citizens of Kazakhstan constantly grows. This fact testifies to social and economic stability, an interethnic and civil concord and sustainable development of the country, under the leadership of the Head of state.
"Today we will consider addresses of citizens. For years of independence 983, 733 persons arrived. This fact testifies to social and economic stability, an interethnic and civil consent. We will be especially glad to welcome in the run-up to the 25 anniversary of independence of new faces which showed willingness to obtain citizenship of Kazakhstan," G. Abdykalikova said.
After signing by the Head of state the relevant Decree, new Kazakhstan citizens there will be 622 representatives of various nationalities which came to us from abroad.