Best employees of the domestic gas industry were rewarded at the point of the 25th Anniversary of the Independence of Kazakhstan. The high-profile reward ceremony took place in the offices of the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan, KazMunaiGas JSC National Company and KazTransGas JSC National Operator. 

National awards, honorary titles, orders and anniversary medals for the noticeable contribution to the development of the oil and gas industry of the country and social activism as well as certificates of merit and letters of appreciation from the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Samruk-Kazyna JSC, KazMunaiGas JSC National Company, KAZENERGY association and KazTransGas JSC were handed over to 232 employees of the national gas company. 

The Order of "Kurmet" for the outstanding achievements in the economic development of the Republic of Kazakhstan and for the contribution to the development of the oil and gas industry was given to: Shanbatyrov Mukhatai - InterGas Central Asia General Director Deputy; Tasybayev Manas - KazTransGaz Aimak JSC General Director (Chair of Governors); Kurmanaliyev Kanat - Amangeldy Gas LLP General Director (Chair of Governors); Yestai Serik - Beineu-Shymkent Pipeline LLP General Director (Chair of Governors); Khvan Valentin - InterGas Central Asia General Director Senior Deputy; Sarbalin Mirbol - InterGas Central Asia JSC Shymkent Gas Pipeline Management Enterprise Director and KazTransGas Aimak JSC South Kazakhstan Production Branch Director; Murtazayev Bolat - InterGas Central Asia JSC Taraz Gas Pipeline Management Enterprise Director and KazTransGas Aimak JSC Zhambyl Production Branch Director.

25th Anniversary of the Republic of Kazakhstan medals were given to:  Serdiyev Ibulla  – KazMunaiGas JSC National Company Senior Vice-President on gas transportation and marketing; Suleimanov Rustam - KazTransGas JSC General Director (Chair of Governors) »;  Temirkhanov Erkanat - KazTransGas JSC General Director Deputy on transportation and development; Kusherov Dair - KazTransGas JSC General Director Deputy on economics and finances;  Kasenov Arman -KazTransGas Onimderi General Director (Chair of Governors); Sagintayev Galymzhan  - Asian Pipeline LLP General Director Senior Deputy and PMT Chief. 

                                              

"Munai Gas keshenin damytuga koskan ulesi ushin" honorary medal and Медаль «Мұнай- газ кешенін дамытуға қосқан үлесі үшін» and "Munai-gas salasynyn enbek sinirgen kyzmetkeri" honorary decorations from the Ministry of Energy of the Republic of Kazakhstan were handed over to Serikbayev Mamatkarim - Amangeldy Gas LLP Production Equipment Repair and Maintenance Specialist and Knauer Fedor - KazTransGasAimak JSC Technical Engineering Department Director.

KazMunaiGas JSC National Operator Senior Vice-President on gas transportation and marketing Mr. Kairat Sharipbayev hander over the rewards and congratulated everyone with the 25th Anniversary of the Independence of our country. 

«For only a quarter of a century which is such a short time in history, Kazakhstan showed impressive achievements in the modernization of the country infrastructure and  its economical and social development", said Mr. Sharipbayev. "Due to the positive changes that happened for these years of Independence and thanks to the global initiatives of the Leader of the Nation Mr. Nursultan Nazarbayev, Kazakhstan has been internationally accepted and continues its dynamic development. KazTransGas became a symbolic leopard of the Eurasian gas transportation system in this rising tide of success of our country. We have constructed 54 000 kilometers of gas pipelines, within the short time we put in operation the boosting compressor station and underground gas storage facility "Bozoi", and now we are finalizing works at the compressor station "Bozoi" and a number of other strategic objects. Thus, each oil and gas employee rewarded today has a serious point of pride. Gas workers have been making  significant contribution to the development of the energy security and independence of our Motherland through their daily efforts to bring comfort and warmth to the houses of the people of Kazakhstan."