Deputy Prime Minister appointed
ASTANA. March 3. KAZINFORM Today Kazakh Prime Minister Karim Massimov has introduced to the staff of the Prime Minister’s Chancellor First Deputy Prime Minister Umirzak Shukeyev and Deputy Prime Minister Serik Akhmetov, appointed by the Decree of the President, Kazinform refers to the Prime Minister’s press service.The Prime Minister distributed powers between the Deputy Prime Ministers. U.Shukeyev will administer the operational administration, development of agro-industrial complex, construction sector, and realization of breakthrough projects. Deputy Prime Minister S.Akhmetov will administer transport and infrastructure, development of small and medium businesses, and deal with the issues of increase of the Kazakhstan participation, regional policy and housing maintenance and utilities.