Kassym-Jomart Tokayev Current Affairs, GK & News
Interim President of Kazakhstan, Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, won the country’s snap Presidential elections with nearly 71%. He was also the chosen successor of veteran ruler and former leader Nursultan Nazarbayev. Key Highlights After Nursultan Nazarbayev resigned from as Presidential post of Kazakhstan in March 2019, the Presidentship was transferred to the then Speaker of the Senate ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2019
On 9 June, Interim President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has won the 2019 Presidential election of Kazakhstan with 70.96% of the vote. He was recognised as the elected president by the Central Election Commission (CEC) and will take an oath of office June 12. Earlier, on 20th March 2019, Tokayev took office as the Interim President of ..
Topics: Countries • Government of Kazakhstan • Kassym-Jomart Tokayev • Kazakh presidential election • Kazakh Presidential Inauguration • Kazakhstan • Nursultan Nazarbayev • Orders of chivalry • Orders, decorations, and medals • Politics of Kazakhstan • Tokayev
The ruling Nur Otan Party of Kazakhstan has nominated Kassym-Jomart Tokayev as its new candidate for a sudden Presidential vote to be held in June as he was backed by the founding leader of the country Nursultan Nazarbayev, thereby setting the way for a smooth power transfer in the Central Asian nation. The candidacy of ..
Topics: Chivalric orders • Fatherland • Heads of state • Kassym-Jomart Tokayev • Kazakh presidential election • Kazakhstan • Nur Otan • Nursultan Nazarbayev • Orders, decorations, and medals • Tokayev
Kazakhstan has officially renamed its capital Astana to Nursultan to honour outgoing leader Nursultan Nazarbayev who stepped down as President after three decades in office. The change was announced after Kassym-Jomart Tokayev was sworn-in as president. He will serve for the remainder of the presidential term which expires in April 2020. Mr. Nazarbayev ruled Kazakhstan ..
Topics: Awards • Government of Kazakhstan • Grand Croix of the Légion d'honneur • Kassym-Jomart Tokayev • Kazakh Presidential Inauguration • Kazakhstan • Nur Otan • Nur-Sultan • Nursultan Nazarbayev • Orders of chivalry • Orders, decorations, and medals
Nursultan Nazarbayev, the longest-serving post-Soviet leader, has unexpectedly resigned as president of Kazakhstan after 29 years in power in a surprise public address on national television. But, he would remain the chairman of the country’s powerful security council, the leader of the Nur Otan party, which dominates parliament, and his official title as “The Leader ..
Topics: Government of Kazakhstan • Grand Croix of the Légion d'honneur • Heads of state • Kassym-Jomart Tokayev • Kazakhstan • Nur Otan • Nursultan Nazarbayev • Orders of chivalry • Orders, decorations, and medals • Politics of Kazakhstan • Prime Minister of Kazakhstan • Tokayev