Addressing the gathering, the head of state emphasized that more than 500 families of Astana were getting new homes and celebrating New 2009 Year.
President Nazarbayev highlighted that despite the effects of the global financial crisis, Kazakhstan is being continued housing construction and developing its social infrastructure. The state did not stand aside from the problems of equity holders. Over 20 thousand equity holders could end the construction of their houses this year.
“Construction of municipal housing is an obvious witness of the fact that the state cares about doctors and teachers, cultural figures, public servants, low-income families, disabled persons, and veterans,” the President stressed.
The President presented keys to the doctor from Maternity Hospital №2 А.Yugai, mother of many children Т.Тoktarova, veteran of the Great Patriotic War G.Shamiuly, actor of the K.Kuanyshbayev Kazakh Music and Drama Theatre А.Aimagambetova, swimming coach of the Children Sports School А.Kudryavtsev, teacher of the High School № 58 О.Shakhanova.
President Nazarbayev congratulated the new settlers on the upcoming New Year and wished warm and comfort to their homes.