Nurlan Urankhayev becomes akim of Abai region
NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – Nurlan Urankhayev was named akim (governor) of the newly established Abai region, Kazinform cites the president’s press service.
Nurlan Urankhayaev was born on 4 May 1965. He graduated from the Lenin Kazakh Polytechnic Institute, the Kazakh Financial and Economic Institute and the East Kazakhstan State Technical University.
Prior to the appointment he was head of the architecture, town planning and land relations of Nur-Sultan city.
Earlier Kazinform reported that Berik Abdigaliuly had been appointed akim (governor) of Ulytau region.