In Astana, as part of Astana Media Week, the awarding ceremony for the country’s best press service among Kazakhstani organizations was held.
In the foremost nomination – “The Best Press Service” – the Ministry of Defense’s press service won.
Almaty city akimat’s press service became the best press service of a local government agency.
In the “Best Press Service of Businesses and Quasi-Public Sector” nomination, the press service of “Atameken” Chamber of Entrepreneurs was named the winner.
The First President’s Foundation’s press service was recognized the best press service of public organizations.
General Prosecutor’s Office won in the nomination: “Press Service: Innovator of the Year 2018”.
Among corporate websites’ press services, the Ministry for Investments and Development’s press service was the winner.
The chief of press service of Almaty city Department of Internal Affairs Saltanat Azirbek became the best Press Secretary of the Year.
The “Best Press Service” competition is an annual event. This time, it was organized by Central Communications Service. The participants are the press services and press secretaries of government agencies, akimats, national and private companies.
This year, according to the competition rules, to identify the winners, the survey was conducted among most popular mass media based on ortcom.kz website in the period September 17 to 26, 2018.