The main events of the week from April 13 to 19, 2020
At the government session on Tuesday, the results of the country's socio-economic development and the implementation of the republican budget for January-March 2020 were considered. Askar Mamin instructed the first heads of central and local executive bodies to keep under control the timely and high-quality development of budget funds, including bringing them to the real sectors of the economy.
On Monday, the prime minister held a regular meeting of the State Commission on Ensuring the State of Emergency. In the first phase – from April 20, 2020, the work of industrial and construction enterprises, as well as certain sectors of the service sector will be resumed. A prerequisite for their functioning is strict compliance with sanitary and epidemiological standards.
On Wednesday, the State Commission approved a list of activities to resume work in the capital and Almaty from April 20, 2020, under the condition of maintaining strict sanitary and epidemiological measures. The operational headquarters of Nur-Sultan and Almaty have determined a specific list of enterprises and business entities with the exact number of their employees, working hours and delivery methods.
On Friday, the prime minister chaired a regular meeting of the State Commission on Ensuring the State of Emergency. Mamin instructed to prevent excess prices for socially significant food products and ensure the necessary food reserves in regional stabilization funds.