Happy Family Day in Kazakhstan: Nazarbayev13 september 2014, 22:45
President Nursultan Nazarbayev congratulated Kazakhstanis on the Family Day, Tengrinews reports citing Akorda.
The Family Day was officially initiated in Kazakhstan on September 8, 2013.
Nazarbayev said that throughout generations strong family ties have nurtured the best spiritual and moral values such as tolerance, diligence, love for the motherland, respect towards elders and hospitality. “The Family Day strengthens all of these qualities and teaches the younger generation of the importance of responsible marriage, care for children and elders. Family is the foundation of Kazakhstani society and the basis of all achievements of our country in economy, culture and social politics. The wellbeing of each Kazakhstani family is key to realization of the Kazakhstan 2050 Strategy,” the Head of the State said.
Nazarbayev noted a positive change in the social benefits, the quality of education, healthcare and increase of work places in industrial and innovative projects. He added that the Assembly of People of Kazakhstan continued its work for the peace and wellbeing of all Kazakhstanis.
The President spoke about the national competition Happy Family in Kazakhstan. “In all regions of the country the worthiest families have been chosen. They are the prime examples for all our countrymen, and in particular for young people who are yet to start their families. Today I wish all Kazakhstani families to have good health, peace and unity! All 17 million Kazakhstanis are one big family that is moving towards higher goals and ensuing the development of our country in the 21st century,” Nazarbayev said.
The Family Day in Kazakhstan is celebrated on the second Sunday of September.
The Tengrinews team wishes all our readers a Happy Family Day.
By Gyuzel Kamalova