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Umirzak Shukeyev

Umirzak Shukeyev

First Deputy Prime-Minister of Kazakhstan, member of Eurasian Economic Commission


Umirzak Shukeyev was born in 1964, graduated from the Moscow Economics and Statistics Institute with a degree in mathematics methods in economics in 1986. Holds a PhD in economics.

He has been Deputy Prime Minister in the Government of Kazakhstan starting in 2007, after having been governor of South Kazakhstan from 21 September 2006 to August 27, 2007. Before than he had been mayor of Astana City starting from March 2004.
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