Bakhyt Sultanov was taken on as Mayor of Astana
The former Mayor of Astana, Asset Issekeshev, took the post of the head of the Administration of the President of Kazakhstan.
According to the Decree of the Kazakh head of state, Sultanov Bakhyt Turlykhanovich appointed to the post of Mayor of Astana, the Akorda's official Twitter says.
On September 10, the former Mayor of Astana, Asset Issekeshev, was appointed to the post of head of the President's Administration.
His working life began serving as leading economist in the Share Issues and License Office at the Securities and Financial Markets Department of the Finance Ministry of Kazakhstan (1994).
In different years, he took the following positions: Director at the Budgetary Policy and Planning Department of the Ministry of Economics and Budget Planning of the Republic of Kazakhstan (09.2002-06.2003), Vice Minister of Economy and Budget Planning of the Republic of Kazakhstan (06.2003-02.2006), Chairman at the Statistics Agency of Kazakhstan (02.2006-01.2007), Vice Minister of Finance of the Republic of Kazakhstan (01.2007-10.08.2007), Minister of Economy and Budget Planning of Kazakhstan (10.08.2007-12.03.2010), aide to the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan (13.03.2010-01.2012), Deputy Head of the President's Administration (01.2012-11.2013), Deputy Prime Minister of Kazakhstan - Minister of Finance of the Republic of Kazakhstan (06.11.2013-06.08,2014); and was reappointed - from 04.04.2014).
Before the appointment to the post of Mayor of Astana, he took the position of Finance Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan (from 06.08.2014; reappointed - from 30.04.2015, reappointed - from 13.09.2016).