Top 10 Popular Women of Kazakhstan11 march 2012, 18:26
Maganize "Exclusive" made a rating of 50 most popular women of Kazakhstan.
The women are ranked in four categories:
- Charity, public activities, sport and media.
Here are the Top 10 Popular Women of Kazakhstan:
1. Dariga Nazarbayeva. Majilis deputy (lower chamber of the parliament), former head of Khabar TV-channel.
Dariga Nazarbayeva. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
2. Svetlana Romanovskaya. President of Kazakhstan National Consumers League.
Svetlana Romanovskaya. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
3. Roza Rymbayeva. Famous singer.
Roza Rymbayeva. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
4. Natalya Korzhova. Executive Secretary of Kazakhstan Ministry of Finance, former Minister of Finance.
Natalya Korzhova. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
5. Sara Nazarbayeva. Kazakhstan's First Lady, founder and president of Bobek charity fund.
Sara Nazarbayeva. Photo courtesy of businesswomen.kz
6. Zhanar Aitzhanova. Kazakhstan's Minister of Economic Integration.
Zhanar Aitzhanova. Photo courtesy of pm.kz
7. Karlygash Mukhametzhanova. Actress.
Karlygash Mukhametzhanova. Photo by Yaroslav Radlovskiy©
8. Nadezhda Nesterova. Deputy chairman of Kazakhstan People's Assembly of Zhambyl oblast.
Nadezhda Nesterova. Photo courtesy of www.zhambyl.kz
9. Aliya Yussupova. Individual Rhythmic Gymnast. Silver winner of the World Games of 2005. Multiple gold winner of the Asian Games in 2006. Multiple gold winner of the Asian Championships in 2006 and 2009. Silver winner of the World Cup Finals of 2004.
Aliya Yussupova. Photo courtesy of kazrosgas.org
10. Goga Ashkenazi. Businesswoman.
Goga Ashkenazi. ©RIA Novosti
Headline photo by Kazis Toguzbaev (RFE/RL)©