The discussion of constitutional reform of Kazakhstan in Riga

Ambassador of the Republic of Kazakhstan Baurzhan Mukhamedzhanov visited Riga City Council where he met with leaders of Riga, the deputies of the Riga City Council, Riga entrepreneurs, experts and representatives of mass media of Latvia.

During the meeting they discussed issues of bilateral cooperation between Astana and Riga and Latvia’s participation in EXPO 2017.

B.Muhamedzhanov explained the main provisions of the special address of the President Nursultan Nazarbayev for the constitutional reform announced on January 25, 2017.

In particular, it was noted that the essence of the proposed reform is a serious redistribution of power and democratization of the political system in general. This reform will contribute to the creation of an appropriate system of balances between the branches of government. Considering the importance of the proposed measures, the issue of constitutional reform will be submitted for public discussion.

Riga’s audience was informed about the main theses of the Message of President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev: «The third modernization of Kazakhstan: global competitiveness»