Current situation in domestic and financial markets was discussed at the meeting. Mr. Saidenov told the President, “Financial situation in the country is under the control of the Government and the National Bank. The situation with banks is stable, and they have sufficient liquidity.”
“The head of state set tasks on monitoring the situation in international financial markets and the Russian stock market since our economies are closely bound, as well as on coordinating of money and credit policy with our partners. We discussed efficiency of National Fund’s assets management. Summing up the six months, today, we have a surplus balance of payments compared to last year,” Mr. Saidenov said at a press briefing.
President Nazarbayev also received Akim (Mayor) of Astana Imangali Tasmagambetov who reported to the President on social and economic situation in the capital and the implementation of President’s instructions on the city development.